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March 2012

Birthright Memories

UCI Jewish community has strong connection to Israel.

Making Their Mark

Cantor Marcia Tilchin and Scott Spitzer celebrate 10 years in Orange County as honorees at CBI gala.

Ragtime, Jazz and Jews

Pianist Ethan Uslan will headline the Maxine Horwitz Cultural Event at Temple Beth Sholom.

Gen Y Conundrum

You can help build a bridge to the Jewish future.

A Little Glimpse of Heaven

Salon encounter is lesson in judgment.

Just Another Community

Facebook is the modern equivalent of a shtetl.

From High School to Law School

Is it necessary to have 4 years of undergraduate education?

When Miracles Seem Natural

The ordinary becomes extraordinary.

Saving the Moishe House

Safe harbor for Jewish twenty-somethings seeks local support for survival.

Klezmer & Cantors

Musicians reunite for show at Temple Beth Emet.

Channeling Repentance

Rabbi and volunteers conduct seder, Shabbat services services and counseling at women’s prison.

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