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June 2018

Irvine Hebrew Day School

ORANGE COUNTY IS HOME to more than 100,000 Jewish residents and, until 2014 there were just two Jewish day schools. That changed when Andy...

Why I Dislike Likening

We’ve aLL HEARD people who have endured misfortune complain that certain well-meaning souls do more to annoy them by relating their own or an...

Praying with Our Feet

ON SATURDAY MORNING, April 28, I had the privilege of leading members of Temple Beth Tikvah (TBT) on a special Shabbat morning, spent praying...

Get Out & Vote

Did you remember that there is an election on June 5th? Of course you did. It’s difficult to miss. We are inundated with ugly...

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JLife Extra- February Brings Purim and More

Even though the COVID-19 pandemic has kept the members of the Jewish community glued to screens instead of being together physically, creative minds have...

Orange County’s Jewish History- Mother Housewife Teacher Spy

Marion Miller Neuberger (née Freed), born in 1920 in NYC and raised in Florida, had a typical mid 20th century Jewish upbringing. An only...

Kosher Dog

Nugget was adopted from Best Friends Animal Society two years ago when she was 1 1/2 years old. She is half mini-doxie and half...

Throwing Candy at the Computer

Midway through Lila Duke’s bat mitzvah ceremony, her family’s cat made an appearance.     Minnie’s interruption was one of many ways that Lila’s coming-of-age...