Saturday, July 4, 2015 Tammuz 17, 5775

A group of 11 women complete an unlikely journey to the bimah.
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Sally Friedman, Special Sections Feature
After just a few minutes of conversation, it becomes clear that they are a sisterhood. Not an official one with meetings and programs, but one of the heart and spirit. The 11 women who chose to have a group Bat Mitzvah long after their 13th birthdays shared something unique and precious last summer, something that they know will be a...
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Photos of your life cycle events
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These photos originally appeared in "Simchas," a Jewish Exponent special section.
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From 'maids to moms, here are the fashion trends for 2013.
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Mimi James, Special Sections Feature
Something old, something new, something borrowed, something ... neon blue? Designers of special occasion dresses showered their Fashion Week shows with a bounty of trends for spring and summer 2013. Bar Mitzvah moms, mothers of the bride and bridesmaids will have plenty of options. But what happens on the runways sometimes stays on the runways. Which styles will be walking...
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What does it take to become a mohel?
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Melissa Jacobs, Special Sections Feature
The secret life of mohels makes for a bris read.
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Every time one of Cantor Jordan Franzel's nieces or nephews becomes a Bar or Bat Mitzvah, he sets a piece of Jewish liturgy to original music and performs the song as part of the ceremony.
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