Covering Jewish Life in Orange County

Local

Anti-Semitic Incident at Beth Jacob

I’m very sorry to report that last night Beth Jacob was a target of a cowardly act by an individual who spray-painted an anti-Semitic message on the front wall of

Chapman’s Musco Theatre Presents Steven Page and the Art of Time Ensemble

Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University in Orange presents “Songbook: Steven Page and the Art of Time Ensemble” on February 11 at 7:30 p.m. Steven Page’s distinctive, powerful

One Woman’s Journey to Be Featured During Service at TBE

The sixth of seven siblings, Vida Kohanteb emigrated from Shiraz, Iran to Poughkeepsie, New York when she was 16. Her journey as a Persian woman and as a Jew moving

OC Mega Challah Bake will be October 26

OC Mega Challah Bake was initiated in 2014 as part of a global initiative to unite, connect and empower Jewish women while fulfilling an age-old Jewish tradition of making challah

Independent Film Producer Andrew Hunt Addresses Class at TVT

“Creativity is a process,” explained independent film producer, writer and actor Andrew Hunt, who spoke to Michelle Glickman’s film classes at TVT Community Day School recently. “You take things that

TVT Holds Dvar Torah Speed Dating

For as long as there has been a senior class, the tradition of senior Divrei Torah has been a strong one at Tarbut V’Torah Community Day School (TVT). Writing the

21st Century Project at Tarbut V’Torah

After nearly three years of construction, Tarbut V’Torah’s 21st Century Campus Project is nearly complete. The new facilities will house engineering and fabrication labs; design studios; sound stage; media center;

Students for Justice in Palestine sanctioned for disrupting pro-Israel event at UC Irvine

The Students for Justice in Palestine chapter at the University of California, Irvine was punished with disciplinary probation for two academic years for disrupting a pro-Israel event held on campus.

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