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St. Louis Jewish Light

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St. Louis Jewish Light

U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords hugs Daniel Hernandez, the former
congressional intern who helped save her life, at a private
gathering Jan. 23.

Giffords announces resignation from Congress

By Sheila Wilensky Arizona Jewish Post January 25, 2012

U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who was seriously wounded in an assassination attempt about a year ago, is resigning from Congress. In a dramatic two-minute video posted Sunday on her congressional website, Giffords (D-Ariz.) said she will step down as...

Temple Har Shalom, Park Citys Reform synagogue, is one of the
venues for the Sundance Film Festival.

Park City shul is a popular venue for Sundance films—and ski-in Shabbat services

By Matthew Weinstein, JTA January 22, 2012

PARK CITY, Utah—Call it the Sundance Synaplex. This week, crowds of people will be flocking several times a day to Temple Har Shalom in this picturesque ski town, but they won't be coming for Shacharit, Mincha or Maariv services. Instead, for 10 days...

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