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March 2011

On the Lighter Side

Pregnancy makes one feel like a golem.

Kids Konnection

B’nei Mitzvah are easier the second time around.

Journey to Judaism

Circumcise Me chronicles one man’s road to conversion.

Helping Hands

Choose a mitzvah to benefit people in Orange County, Israel and elsewhere.

One Stop Shop

Mitzvah Party Central is truly a mitzvah.

Is It Good for the Jews?

Pundits try to predict the outcome of Mubarak’s ouster as Israel prepares for all possible scenarios.

Karen Green’s Kitchen

Updated Classic Wintry Dishes for March – Rain or Sun

Dealing with Disaster

Israeli fire serves as wake up call.

Agent of Change

Gerald C. Lasensky was a leader and fundraiser in the Jewish community and elsewhere.

Exercising Patience

Staying calm is a state of mind.

Celebrating Orange County’s Jewish History

The Prettiest and Most Fashionable Goods

From Dream to Reality

Congregation B’nai Israel’s “Genesis Committee” will be honored at annual gala.

Most Read

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’

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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...