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One Yiddish Thing: Teaching Dogs to “Zits” in Central Park

One Yiddish Thing: Teaching Dogs to “Zits” in Central Park

The non-profit Workmen’s Circle, a social justice organization that powers progressive Jewish identity through Jewish cultural engagement, held a class last weekend in Central Park in NYC aimed at combining preserving Jewish culture and love of dogs.  According to dog trainer Miguel Rodrigues who led the class, “Yiddish, I find that the words are pretty […]

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One Cool Thing: Move over Hot Duck, There’s a New Heron in Town

One Cool Thing: Move over Hot Duck, There’s a New Heron in Town

Remember the enigmatic and striking Mandarin duck (aka the Hot Duck) that appeared (and then disappeared and then reappeared) in Central Park last year? Well, now it seems that it may have some competition: an electric Great Blue Heron that’s been living in the park for a while but keeping a low profile. David Barrett, […]

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