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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

Kosher Food at Disneyland

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

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

Always Inspiring

“Kol Isha” is a double entendre meaning both “every woman” and “woman’s voice.” The Kol Isha Shabbat Service (KISS) in the Sidney Eisenberg Chapel at Temple Beth El on February

Amazing Mitzvah

Today was an incredible day for our community and especially for our children! Here is the story behind the idea of today’s event… Last year I had the privilege of

Murder the Messenger?

University Synagogue will hold its annual Biblical trial, “The People vs. the Sailors for Attempted Murder” The Biblical trial of “The Book of Jonah: The People vs. the Sailors for