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August 2014

TISHA B’AV

It isn’t ancient history!

Music From the Choir

Remembering Eyal, Naftali and Gilad

I’d Like to Teach the World to Sing

(A Completely Useless Song)

Walking to School

What Jewish Education Can Mean to Each of Us

Why are Jews so schooled?

Is it culture, religion or survival?

College Partnership

Chabad and Hillel offer Jewish college students a way to connect.

Looking Outside the Box

Orange County synagogues design new and innovative ways to keep Jews educated.

Mastering Judaism

Leadership Programs develop important skills for community leaders.

Choosing a School

A Checklist for Parents

Imperative Judaism

Helping Our Children Make Healthy (Jewish) Choices

Macher’s Mark

Community comes together to provide steps to success.

Kickin’ it!

Jews in the World Cup

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Synergy in the Shtetl

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Fresh Orange Jews

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Orange County’s Jewish History- The Orange County Doll Ladies

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Remembering the Children of the Holocaust

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