Finally, in mid-December, the rain started to pour over the land of Israel, and temperature dropped. The rain is blessed, no doubt, but like every year, it caught us unprepared. After two straight stormy days, the streets were flooded and trashcans filled with broken umbrellas....
Noteworthy books for the new year
An eye for synagogue photography: Louis Davidson
Climate change is a Jewish issue
Hollywood Costumes from the Golden Age to the present
Jews and the birth of Film Noir
Israel Supreme Court: Holot illegal, Africans jailed in desert must be freed within 90 days
Spotlight on Jewish characters in fall films
ISIS urges attacks on U.S., French citizens, taunts Obama
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Josh Fields, 8, of Thousand Oaks, won the "My Amazing Summer" essay contest.
He wins a gift certificate to the store of his choice.
I went to Yellowstone National Park two days after school ended. It took two days to drive all the way to Yellowstone. We drove through beautiful...
January 6, 2005 | 7:00 pm
Each year, our congregation visits a different corner of the Jewish world. This year we traveled to Scandinavia and our first stop was Stockholm, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Sweden is green and vibrant and its capital city is surrounded by water. Many of us took a...