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Dear Miriam | Answers Instead of Questions

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Dear Readers, Rather than a question, today I have two answers. (Feel free to insert your own Alex Trebek tribute here.) Times are painfully tough,...

Jewish Federation: Mental Health Needs, Celebrating Sigd

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Meeting Mental Health Needs During COVID When COVID-19 hit, mental and behavioral health service providers like Jewish Family & Children’s Services faced an immediate challenge:...
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Dear Miriam | How Can We Celebrate Thanksgiving Now?

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Dear Miriam, Since you've already gone through many Jewish holidays during the pandemic, what advice do you have for people who are preparing to celebrate...

Dear Miriam | How Can I Celebrate Safely?

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Dear Miriam, It's been a stressful week (and longer). I want to do something celebratory but also COVID safe, and everything I've done recently to...

Two Years Since Tree of Life Shooting, Anti-Semitism Persists in Politics

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By Steve Rosenberg It has been two years since the Jewish community in my hometown of Pittsburgh was the target of violent anti-Semitism. A deranged...

Making the Most of Senior Year

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By Maddie Gamburg Senior year has been anything but ordinary. Until now, I dreamed of the day that I would pull into the senior lot...

Dear Miriam | What to Do With Leftover Candy?

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Dear Miriam, What should I do with my leftover Halloween candy? Signed, Treats for Days Dear Treats, I will give you 20 ideas for those leftover sweets, one for...

Take Time to Vote

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Every vote counts: Make sure you exercise your democratic right. If you are voting by mail: Pennsylvania voters have options on how to return their mail...

Dear Miriam | How Do You Handle Pre-Election Stress

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Dear Miriam, My pre-election anxiety is making it hard to sleep. This is on top of an already pretty significant baseline of pandemic stress. I'm...

Jewish Federation: Women of Vision, High Holidays Food Drive

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#VoicesHavePower: How Our Women of Vision Support Survivors in the Jewish Community October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and, at the Jewish Federation of...