Covering Jewish Life in Orange County

JCoOC Offers Traditional and Alternative Choices for Celebrating Rosh Hashana & Yom Kippur

The Jewish Collaborative of Orange County (JCoOC) will be hosting a High Holiday program entitled “Experience the New Year: A Festival of Renewal” in Newport Beach. The program offers both traditional

TVT Community Day School launches Intensive Program for students with learning challenges

TVT Community Day School’s Intensive Program (IP) is designed to provide individualized educational support and resources for students with significant learning differences and challenges. Adding to the diversity of TVT’s

Quiz: How well do you know Israeli food?

Israeli food is famous worldwide for its exciting blend of tastes and flavors. But how much do you really know about it? Try our quiz and find out.

Kosher Food at Disneyland

Welcome to the Happiest Place on Earth—unless you’re hungry (‘till now, that is).

Decolonization?

The International Women’s Group wants to decolonize Israel. Then again, when a Palestinian-American like Linda Sarsour is the voice most often heard, what can we expect? A voice that claims

TVT Celebrates 25 Years

When Irving Gelman founded TVT Community Day School 25 years ago, he could not have imagined the huge and growing state-of-of-the art campus, the kind of relationships that would develop

Cypress College presents second annual Yom HaShoah ceremony

Yom HaShoah exists as an annual memorial to more than six million Jews who were murdered by the Nazis during World War II. On April 26 at 7 p.m. Cypress

B’Tzalel Arts Festival brings community together

When she was still living in Florida, Cantor Natalie Young had a dream about bringing “all the talented people together to explore the rich culture we have to offer, to

Historian Deborah Lipstadt Analyzes Anti-Semitism

“How can an animus that is so old be so wrong?” asked Dr. Deborah E. Lipstadt, professor of modern Jewish history and Holocaust studies at Emory University and author of

Whither objective journalism?

At a recent Shabbat lecture at University Synagogue, journalist Joel Kotkin discussed media bias. In his opinion this issue is not limited to mainstream media. It crosses party lines and