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December 2010

Phenomenal Films

The 21st Orange County International Jewish Film Festival offers 10 films from nine countries.

News

15-Year Anniversary of Ezra Center and More

Game Theory

The relationship between Israel and the Arab countries is conducted along the lines of “The Blackmailer’s Paradox.”

On the Lighter Side

Jews have a communal relationship with everything.

Kids Konnection

Simplifying Chanukah preparations may help people maintain sanity.

Karen Green’s Kitchen

A Traditional Chanukah with Lots of Latkes and Honeyed Sweets

Building Community

Schmooze, network, and learn at Jewish Business Connections.

Take Notes

Life is all about learning something.

Turning Heads

The Greater OC Woman focuses on fashion for women who are size 12 and up.

Dinner with a Scholar – and Brunch Too

Speakers pique everyone’s interest.

Chanukah Happenings

Synagogues and organizations celebrate Chanukah with menorah lightings and other festivities.

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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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