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Jessica Geller
Jessica Geller

Keeping busy is easy at Springbrooke

ROSH HASHANAH EDITIONSECTION B PAGE 9 “I’M really busy. I don’t think I’ll come to today’s activity,” says a resident at Springbrooke Retirement and Assisted...

Rosh Hashanah in the summer

The days are still long. The sun is still bright. Yet Rosh Hashanah is rapidly approaching. With its early arrival, it makes it hard to want to turn on the oven and heat...

After his heart attack, Grandpa rides bike 3,000 miles

Mike Samuelson, 67, doesn’t “fear the force of the wind, the slash of the rain.” He “[faces] them and [fights] them … to walk like a man.” These are the words...

Jacob Lissek helps US men’s soccer team take gold

THE United States open men’s soccer team, including Rock Canyon High School graduate and goalie Jacob Lissek, proudly represented the red, white and blue in Israel at...

IST, ISLI, Free Spirit — they all spell Teens in Israel

Israel. One word. Enough said. That is, if you have been to Israel, and walked the path of Abraham, Moses and David Ben-Gurion. For Jewish teens living in America today,...

When an older sibling leaves for college, what’s next?

CHANGE and college. College and change. It’s like these two words were meant for each other, like peanut butter and jelly, a bat and a ball, Minnie and Mickey Mouse....

Growing up at Jewish summer camp

Summer time. No classrooms. No homework. No bells. Just the blissful summer sunshine beating down. Jewish summer camp counselors’ hot, long days are spent enriching the...

‘Jew jokes’ — laughing with or at?

The goal of a comedian is to either make the audience cry or laugh. And everyone knows that a good joke always warms up the crowd. It gets people in a good mood. But...

Seniors put the ‘social’ in the wellness at Shalom Park

Water walking club? Exercising at age 95? Progressing from getting around with a walker to just a cane? All of this and more is taking place at Shalom Cares’ J. Leonard...