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  • Israeli teens with Turner’s find hope and kinship in Malibu

    By Dikla Kadosh

    July 30, 2008 | 11:44 pm

    In 1992, Beverly Daley, a clinical social worker at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, took a group of adolescents with Turner syndrome to Seville, Spain. In 1998, she led a similar group trip to Lisbon, Portugal. This year Daley brought two Israeli girls with Turner's to a part of the...
  • A shelter of surprises changed everything

    By Ariel Cohen

    May 31, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    When I first arrived at the homeless shelter, I was scared. I didn't know what to expect, and I had to admit to myself that I had never really been out of my element. But I was open to the new experience -- and completely unaware of how the day would turn out.

    I was visiting the...
  • The Circuit

    September 19, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    Heroes in Town

    Friends of Israeli Firefighters (FIF) recently hosted a weekend community outreach to raise awareness for the battle against terrorism in both Israel and America. Various community-based functions were held throughout the weekend, including a forum on terrorism at the...