By Julie Meyer Today I watered the morning glories that climb over the apartment window in Cleveland Circle three separate times, morning, noon, and afternoon. This is three times more than their daily water budget. For the last two seasons, we’ve planted an increasing number of vines to shade our apartment from the southern sun […]

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ט׳ באלול ה׳תשפ״א (August 17, 2021)

The Hebrew month of Elul starts this Sunday evening. It is the month preceding Rosh Hashanah, which is the Jewish New Year seen traditionally as the date when the world was created, and when the Jewish calendar advances. In ancient times it was also used for calculating certain tithes, and for calculating the start of […]

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ט׳ באלול ה׳תשפ״א (August 17, 2021)

By: Hannah Taylor Serve the Moment Corps Member Just three days after Earth Day, the Jewish Climate Action Network-Massachusetts convened for their third annual climate conference. The conference, held entirely virtually, ran tracks on Decarbonizing, Advocacy, Soil Carbon, Resilience, and Youth Advocacy, and was attended by over 500 people from across the United States. I was […]

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י׳ בסיון ה׳תשפ״א (May 21, 2021)