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Please Pass the Salt…and the Stories

Dinnertime discussions keep memories active and create lasting relationships

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Turning “Oy” into “Joy”

How one devout sukkah-builder overcame his fatigue this year

October 2014 1 Comment »

Is Immigration a Jewish Issue?

A long history of displacement makes Jews more connected to this hotbed issue than most

October 2014 2 Comments »

Diversions

All the books, movie and television releases you can handle in October

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Not Just Arguing for the Sake of it

Freud’s Last Session at North Coast Rep offers a rare and fascinating glimpse into the conversation of two intellectual greats

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Netanyahu rejects U.S. criticism of Israel’s eastern Jerusalem housing plans

As U.S. State Dept. questions new settlements in East Jerusalem, Netanyahu defends Israel’s right to construction

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Skateboarding in Israel

Two friends lead the growth of an industry with handmade products

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Please Pass the Salt…and the Stories

Dinnertime discussions keep memories active and create lasting relationships

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Planning for the Worst Case Scenario

Krav Maga empowers women to defend themselves

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An Education Abroad

“Mom, you were right!”

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Rosh Hashanah Menu Ideas

Try these for a little adventure this year

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Everybody Loves the Pianist

New play at SD Rep incites frustrating but welcome nostalgia

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10 Rabbis, 10 Ice Bucket Challenges, 1 Wedding

San Diego’s Chabad Rabbis go the communal route with the #IceBucketChallenge

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Fantasy Football Start/Sit: Week One

Last minute tune-up

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Diversions, September

The latest in television, books and movies for the month

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Pomegranate Glazed Salmon

In the Kitchen with Tori Avey, Sept.

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Tale of Two Soldiers

Small but growing numbers of San Diegans join the Israel Defense Forces

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Talking with Zach Braff, Kate Hudson & Mandy Patinkin of “Wish I Was Here”

Big-name actors get personal

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Will Larry David’s Broadway show add to his Jewish file?

Famed writer’s stage debut set for 2015

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Ebbing support for Israel among key groups stirring alarm

Recent polls gauge Congress and young Americans’ stances

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An African Revolutionary and the Jewish Experience

The story of Fela Kuti comes to the Ken Theatre

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Growing Up with Salvador Dali

A childhood with the surrealist leaves Madame Argillet with a unique art collection

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From Sea to Shining Sink

Carlsbad desalination plant set to being operation in 2015, with expertise from Israel

August 2014 3 Comments »

A Spiritual Journey Staged in San Diego

The story of counterculture icon Ram Dass to play in Ocean Beach

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Kyle Beckerman – dreadlocks, tattoos and Jewish roots

American midfielder gets the start today against Ghana

June 2014 3 Comments »

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

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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 »