Day 249

[caption id="attachment_17723" align="alignleft" width="300"] The white line is from Iron Dome, the white       "puff" was the kassam fired at us.[/caption] Since our last newsletter things have been relatively calm. We are still  occasional getting Kassam attacks from Gaza; the last one was just last night. Our windows were.
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A New Threat

As the war continues, our daily activities have changed with the needs of the people of Sderot. For the most part, the soldiers that were in Sderot have been relocated or released for the time being and more residents have returned home. Most of the businesses in town have reopened,.
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Day 161 16 Mar 2024

The Scars Still Remain About 60% of the population of Sderot have returned. There is quite a bit of anxiety among those who have returned and it increases with each and every “Tseva Adom” or "boom" we hear. Those who have not come back also have anxiety as the war.
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The Maya Project

War brings the worst out in people, BUT it also brings out the BEST in people and Maya is no exception. This May, Maya will celebrate her Bat Mitzvah. On her special day, she wants to do something special, not for herself, but for others. She wants to help the.
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Day 100 13Jan 2024

We had another relatively quiet week. We are still getting Kassams just about daily, but not many. The last big barrage came right as the clock struck midnight on 31 Dec. There were about 15 of them. The artillery fire continues but not like it was two weeks ago. Gray.
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Day 77 22 December 2023

People are coming back Home Some are coming back  to their homes the way they left it, others are coming back to a damaged home Sderot’s residents are still coming back, but slowly. There are still a lot who are afraid to come back. They want assurances that Oct 7th.
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Day 61 December 7, 2023

  As you all know, the seven days cease fire has ended and we are back to hearing “Tseva Adom, outgoing artillery fire, jets flying overhead, 50 caliber machine gun fire and Iron Dome intercepting incoming Kassams. [caption id="attachment_15863" align="aligncenter" width="400"] The End of The Cease Fire[/caption] Things on the.
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Day 51 26 Nov 2023

After fifty-one days of this war, it was a joy to be able to take my dog out for a walk without the thought of an imminent Kassam attack going through my mind. Today it was just the “normal”, if I can call it that, apprehension of being outside. The.
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Day 44 19 Nov 2023

Day 44  19 Nov 2023 Towards the beginning of the war, we wrote about a family of eleven and number twelve on its way.  They squished all of them into a seven passenger SUV and left Sderot. They have spent the past forty-two days in a hotel room. There was.
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