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Orthodox rabbis say, despite high temperatures, women must dress modestly. The Daily Mail offers these details:

San Francisco rabbis feverishly make plans if an ordinance banning circumcision passes via a referendum in November. Read the details of the controversy in Chabad:

Yiddish is now being offered on line by the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Business Wire reports on this excellent news:

Bagels on Broadway come to Corpus Christi, Texas. The Caller offers information about this festive and worthwhile event:

Israel's Accel Telecom now offers the kosher cell phone. Haaretz reports:

Wanna be hip and religious? The Jerusalem Post tells you where it's at:

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