Apples and Honeymoon

By Maxbetter Vizelberg, mvizelberg

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is as much a time to celebrate and be thankful as it is one of introspection and solemnitude. It signifies the start of yamim noraim (“Days of Awe”), leading up to Yom Kippur as we atone for our wrongdoings and, among other things, reach out to people who we..

21st October, 2016

October – Time to Adopt!

By Shannon Emmons, semmons

Now that every month, week, day, hour, minute, second, and so on is named for something (sorry for the sarcasm), we always have something to celebrate, remember, or take part in. While I’m a big fan of National Cheese Day, I can recognize that there are some more important causes in this world that we need..

20th October, 2016

My Shelter Pup Story

By Paula Simons, PSimons

Liberty came to me as a six-month-old puppy. I wish I had a wonderful fairy tale to tell about our relationship but that never makes for a good story. Even how we met was quite an uneventful experience. Actually, I made the cardinal mistake of impulsively choosing a dog based on coat color. At an..

19th October, 2016