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New Hewlett-Woodmere school calendar snubs Muslim holidays

Two Muslim holidays in June and August weren’t added to the Hewlett-Woodmere school calendar, which released its official 2018-19 calendar yesterday morning.

The calendar was filed following a heated community debate which included racist remarks during two school board meetings, and a condemnation of those remarks issued by the district’s administration. 618 more words

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My traumatic brain injury: Sister caregiver experience.


I remember the last thing we did as a family. A week before everything happened we celebrated Eid Al-Fitr.

For those of you who are not aware, Eid is a Muslim festival that happens twice a year where we get together with family and friends, and share a big meal. 2,062 more words


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Just a short message to our readers that we won’t be posting a new blog ’til 28th December as we’re taking some much-needed time away from social media and writing. 97 more words


Way to Happiness – Part I

He who knows his own true nature And the immanent Truth of all phenomena, Is ever joyful. He who acts out of subconscious sleep, Is ever sad. 23 more words


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Godiva, famous Belgian chocolates manufacturer, has stopped its production of alcohol filled pralines.
Founded in Brussels in 1926, Godiva now owns more than 500 retail stores worldwide and is available through some 10 00 retailers. 431 more words

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Our Makkah & Medina Project Wall

We have had so many comments about our project wall this year that I thought I would write an article about it!

I will write about it in small parts over the next few days. 18 more words