[img_assist|nid=675|title=|desc=|link=node|align=left|width=120|height=120]Dr. Carl Sheingold explaining to JRF staff some of the practical issues relating to the impending merger with Chabad. Isaac Saposnik appears to be eating quickly to finish up some food that, though vegetarian, was not under kosher supervision and therefore won't be allowed in the new era. Rabbi Nancy Epstein is taking notes diligently. She was reported as saying, "I like trying new things." Rabbi Shawn Zevit was enthusiastic about the collaborations that might be possible. He was looking forward to bringing his "Values-baseed Decision Making" toolbox from Chabad house to Chabad house. [url=/recon-chabad-merge]Read the news article[/url].