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I was recently contacted by the BAIS CHANA ORGANIZATION about a retreat they were having for single Jewish moms. It’s a brilliant idea, and I was intrigued by what they were planning. It is taking place this weekend in Minnesota, and I was honored they invited me, but was sadly...
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The fog/smog lies heavy over the San Bernardino mountain range, but with a little imagination, it's still possible to make out Los Angeles -- and Catalina -- in the distance. Likewise, at an elevation of more than 6,000 feet in Running Springs, it's possible to envision the great...
December 11, 2003 | 6:59 pm
"Why are you having a bar or bat mitzvah?" Larry Kligman, dean of students at Abraham Joshua Heschel Day School in Northridge, asks the school's 65 seventh-graders.
The students are attending a one-day retreat, an event the school...
September 4, 2003 | 8:00 pm
Want to win a full day school scholarship? Or maybe free synagogue membership?
Now you can, in the new Jewish community raffle, Arie Katz, chair of the Jewish Community Scholar Program (CSP), created the raffle to raise awareness of adult Jewish learning in Orange County and what he...
June 6, 2002 | 8:00 pm
One of the most distressing aspects of the recent Middle East conflagration has been the retreat of both sides -- Israelis and Palestinians, as well as their supporters -- behind towering rhetorical walls.
This retreat evokes the verbal wars of the 1970s, when Israel meant racist...