Monday, September 22, 2014 Elul 27, 5774
Scott Bartow
Since Jewish lore is drizzled with honey and the High Holidays is an especially appropriate time to consume it, blogger Bruce Holberg caught up with a Montgomery County beekeeper to find out how the sugary liquid is made and why
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A High Holiday message from the @JFedinPhilly new President, Bud Newman.
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