LATEST NEWS

Subscribe to San Diego Jewish Journal

IN THE MAGAZINE

Middle Eastern Roasted Vegetable Rice

In the Kitchen with Tori Avey, May 2016
by Tori Avey

In Search of More than a Friendly Hello

Jewish Women’s Foundation multi-year grant program supports efforts to provide social opportunities for older Jewish women
by Natalie Jacobs

The Protege in the Prime Minister’s Office

Kensington resident recalls her time in Israel
by Sharon Rosen Leib

FROM THE ARCHIVE

Anti-BDS Bill Makes Progress in State Assembly

On Monday, April 4, State Assemblymember Richard Bloom, a Democrat representing Santa Monica, introduced the so-called anti-BDS bill AB 2844 to “prohibit a public entity from entering into a contract with a company that is participating in the boycott of Israel.” Bloom was joined in support by Senator Marty Block, a Democrat from San Diego… Read More »

AIPAC’s plans to ‘come together’ undone by Trump

Hear out Donald Trump. Ignore Donald Trump. There were two distinct approaches to the Trump moment this week at AIPAC’s annual conference here, and there were mutual warnings that one or the other side would get burned. The burn came fast, and it came to those who said listening to the front-runner in the race… Read More »

Gluten-Free Baking: Irish Cream Glazed Donut Holes

Gluten-free is a popular dietary choice for everyone who is truly gluten intolerant to those who want to loose weight and feel better. A gluten-free diet excludes gluten, a protein found in common grain species such as wheat, barley and rye. Gluten comes from a Latin word that means glue, an apt description of what… Read More »

Middle Eastern Tomato Garlic Fish

This fish recipe is my take on a Sephardic-style fish preparation that has been in my husband’s family for generations. I used to make it for our family frequently, but a couple of years ago I moved it to the back of my recipe box. It is best made with sea bass, a flaky, buttery… Read More »

EVENTS CALENDAR

May
1
Sun
CJC Gotthelf Gallery: Israel in Light & Shadow
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

This art exhibition will feature the photographic work of Carole Glauber along with several local San Diego photographic artists. The theme of the show speaks to the complexities of the Israel landscape. Includes: Carole Glauber, Susan Kanfer, Stuart Laiken, Abe Odrover, Joe Nalven

Foundation of Jewish Family Living
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:15 am

FIRST SESSION FREE: Sunday, February 7, 2016
Childcare Available

NEW FOR PARENTS!

Foundations of Jewish Family Living provides you:
• A thought-provoking encounter with the core values and ideas of Judaism
• The learning, language and the confidence to be a teacher to your own children and support Jewish learning at home
• Meaningful connections to PJ Library books and the Shalom Sesame video series

Led by: Jennifer Meltzer

Jewish National Fund Love of Israel Brunch
May 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Featuring guest speaker, Ido Aharoni, Israeli Consulate General in New York

House of Israel Open House Sundays
May 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Hands of Peace 3rd Annual Benefit
May 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Hands of Peace Teen Leadership Program hosting annual fundraiser called, “Under the Middle Eastern Sky.” Live music with the Luminaries and Todo Mundo, gourmet food, local craft beer, wine and hookah lounge.

Community Holocaust Commemoration: Yom HaShoah
May 1 @ 6:46 pm – 7:46 pm
May
2
Mon
CJC Gotthelf Gallery: Israel in Light & Shadow
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

This art exhibition will feature the photographic work of Carole Glauber along with several local San Diego photographic artists. The theme of the show speaks to the complexities of the Israel landscape. Includes: Carole Glauber, Susan Kanfer, Stuart Laiken, Abe Odrover, Joe Nalven