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January 2011

Debating UCI

What’s the problem with the Olive Tree Initiative?

Teach Your Children Well

Parents must learn first in order to impart knowledge to their children.

News

JNF Attains Kudos from Charity Navigator and More

Chanukah 2010

The Festival of Lights turned into an inferno in Northern Israel. Photo by Daniel Melman

On the Lighter Side

Lunar calendar has a message.

Obituary

Lior Darel and Rabbi Bernard P. King

Kids Konnection

OC Jewish community offers variety of events.

Karen Green’s Kitchen

A Time for Comfort, Food Comfort That Is

Sacred Spaces

Jewish educators meet to learn about creating better teaching environments.

Blue Funk Rising

Rain is cause for celebration in Israel.

Celebrating Orange County’s Jewish History

For the Best and Cheapest

What Makes Schools Great?

Hebrew Academy focuses on its mission.

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Synergy in the Shtetl

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

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Remembering the Children of the Holocaust

When Pavel Friedmann, a young inmate at the Terezin Concentration Camp in 1942, wrote about the last butterfly he ever saw, he described a...