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August 2020

Sending Our Little Ones Back to School

Working with young children has special advantages during this challenging time. Despite limitations that COVID-19 has imposed on most schools, and the challenges it...

Jlife Extra

Virtual Community Continued Synagogues and Organizations Connect People Virtually By Ilene Schneider As the pandemic-related shutdowns continue, many Orange County Jewish organizations are conducting services and other...

University Synagogue

This year, to maintain consistency, University Synagogue’s Living Judaism, religious school program will adopt a hybrid model of delivery. All instruction will take place...

Hebrew Academy

Distance learning can be challenging. Prepared parents can help students to achieve the best outcomes. First, work with your child to create a daily schedule....

Irvine Hebrew Day School

Middle school is often viewed simply as the time in between elementary and high schools, rather than critical years of uniquely developing middle school...

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Orange County’s Jewish History- All in the Family

   Seen here on the society page of the Los Angeles Herald is a detailed description of the 25th anniversary party of Louis (Leib)...

News & Jews- ‘The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’

  By Lior Zaltzman, JTA Season four of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” was just as Jewy as the ones that came before it—with bar mitzvah scenes,...

Time to Celebrate

    Lately birthdays somehow don’t signal celebration as they once did, but when my kids were growing up, birthdays were always a big...

Taking a Stand

The scenario was different–and unfortunate–but the ugly response had a familiar refrain: Blame it on Israel. Act against Israel. Forget the facts or make...