Forget the gold watch for 50 years of service at one firm. For many baby boomers and Gen X-ers, starting one’s own business has become more of a necessity than an alternative career path. As a result, professional networking groups have sprung up throughout the United States to...
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Tag: Thousand Oaks
October 23, 2014 | 11:50 am
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June 13, 2013 | 4:29 pm
Rabbi Ted Riter of Temple Adat Elohim (TAE) in Thousand Oaks officially ended his tenure at the Reform synagogue on May 1, and in a subsequent Facebook post announced that he no longer intends to continue in a similar post.
“It is with bittersweet emotions that I write this...
February 16, 2011 | 11:48 pm
June 25, 2008 | 10:03 pm
Chabad of Thousand Oaks was honored to receive a Torah, generously donated by Rabbi Mordechai and Ethel Bryski in memory of their parents (great-grandparents of Rabbi Chaim Bryski, Rabbi of Chabad of Thousand Oaks), survivors of the Holocaust. This scroll was rescued from the Holocaust as well, and was painstakingly restored before coming to its permanent home at the Thousand Oaks Jewish Center.
March 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm
September 8, 2005 | 8:00 pm
Temple Adat Elohim in Thousand Oaks will conduct a very special Shabbat service highlighted by the installation of the congregation's new Senior Rabbi Ted Riter on Friday, Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. This occasion marks the first installation of a senior rabbi at Adat Elohim...
June 29, 2000 | 8:00 pm
Rabbi Shimon Paskow, 68, let down his guard the other day and began to reel off a few of the jokes he had told at his retirement dinner on Sun., June 25, honoring his 31 years of service at Temple Etz Chaim of Thousand Oaks.
One goes like this: "You've heard the saying 'Old soldiers...
October 15, 1998 | 8:00 pmThere may not be much to celebrate in the news headlines these days, so what better time to throw a birthday party? In this case, it's a celebration of Israel's 50th year -- an elaborate, multimedia event slated for Thursday, Oct. 22, at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza.