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Marijuana in my Medicine Cabinet

Israeli companies, doctors and researchers explore the benefits of medical cannabis

July 2014 1 Comment »

One More Test to Wonder About?

Genetics, Parkinson’s and Ashkenazi Jews

In the Kitchen with Tori Avey

Israeli Salad with Pickles and Mint

Short, Sweet and Spicy

Samples from the 2nd Annual San Diego International Fringe Festival

July 2014 1 Comment »

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San Diego Rallies in Support of Israel

Other communities face resistance

Anti-Israel Rioters Attack Paris Synagogue

Jews threatened around the globe

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Kyle Beckerman – dreadlocks, tattoos and Jewish roots

American midfielder gets the start today against Ghana

June 2014 1 Comment »

Amici’s East Coast Pizzeria

Now open in Hillcrest

Dubbel Doppel: The Return of a Shmaltz Brewing Favorite

He’Brew does it again

Soccer-loving Argentinian Jews organize activities for World Cup

Jewish visitors from around the world are invited to attend

May 2014 2 Comments »

Macklemore Apologizes for Costume Perceived as Anti-Semitic

Internet sets fire, artist finally responds

The Kerry Initiative on Trial

Amidst global discussion, where do the locals stand?

Life on the Ranch: A Legacy of Jewish Growth

North County’s hub for Jewish life builds upon Lee and Toni Leichtag’s vision

THEATER: “Harmony” On and Off the Stage:

Longtime collaborators Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman talk about their new musical

March 2014 1 Comment »

ISRAEL: An American Half-Jew in Israel

My Trip to Israel through Birthright


Erika’s Unorthodox Rugelach

“Believe in Love”

JFS’s annual Heart and Soul Gala

The Murders at Bullenhuser Damm: An Untold Story

San Diegan Mark James grew up knowing little about his parents’ lives during World War II, and even less about his older brother who died a few weeks before its end

April 2012 4 Comments »

NOSH: D.Z. Akin’s Deli

A local landmark in deli cuisine

December 2011 Post your comment »

Brewing at its Best

AleSmith Brewing Company is a labor of love (and beer) for local brewer Peter Zien

July 2011 1 Comment »

Just Don’t Call Him Chef

Sam “the cooking guy” Zien cooks easy, great food with a dash of Jewish humor mixed in

Be Your Own Matchmaker

Patti Stanger of “Millionaire Matchmaker” fame gives San Diegans her own brand of good new-fashioned Jewish matchmaking advice

April 2010 5 Comments »