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January 2017

Contemporary Prophets

Dylan, Cohen and Simon

Young Philanthropists

Making a Difference in the O.C.


The don’t-miss scheduled family time.

The Over Scheduler

The quest to bring “meaning” to our kids’ lives.

A Great Gift

The Silent Contribution

Everything Old is New Again

Celebrating Second Chances

Let it Rip!

A Culture of Dissenters Cannot Now Be Polite

Educational Choice

What World Jewry Can Teach Us

The Legacy of the List

Schindler Archive Comes to Chapman

Knowledge for College

Preparing to Face Hate Speech

The Tavola

A place to gather, talk and EAT!

Orange County’s Jewish History

Benjies Deli – 50 Years Young

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Synergy in the Shtetl

When Jewish people moved to Orange County in the 20th century, they noticed that there were no Jewish neighborhoods. There were clusters of Jewish...

Fresh Orange Jews

According to the Jewish calendar, we are in the month of Adar and when Adar enters, joy increases! Why is Adar the month of...

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

B’nai B’rith, now known as Jewish Women International (JWI), began the “Dolls for Democracy” program in 1956 in conjunction with the interfaith, interracial organization...

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...