Thank you. Wow, 16,000 people. Anyone here from California? Florida? New York? Well, these are the easy ones. How about Colorado? Indiana? I think I got it. Montana? Texas? You’re here in record numbers. You’re here from coast to coast, from every part of this great land. And you’re here at a critical time. You’re
Did you know that “Take Me Out to the Ball Game,” the unofficial anthem of U.S. baseball, was written by a Jew named Albert Von Tilzer? Did you know that he never attended a baseball game before he wrote it? Did you ever expect to get up and sing that song at your local JCC
The leaders of the eight political parties running in the March 17 Israeli Knesset election participated in their first televised debate on Feb. 26, moderated by anchor Yonit Levi of Israel’s Channel 2network. Absent from the discussion, however, were current Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his most formidable challenger, Zionist Union alliance chairman Isaac Herzog.
Varsity athletic teams at Tarbut V’Torah (TVT) have much to be proud of this year as two made it to the second round of the local playoffs and another is going to the state regional championships. For only the second time in school history, a TVT team is advancing to state regional championships. Despite losing
It’s the magical day Orange County Jewish women look forward to every year. Not only is it an opportunity to do the extraordinary for the community, but it’s a feel-good event so well liked by participants that it was named the #1 Luncheon in Orange County for 2013 by the OC Business Journal Charity Event
Most people understand the Purim story as the tale of brave Queen Esther who risks her life in order to save the Jews of Persia. Mordechai is most known for being the reason why the evil Haman wants to destroy all the Jews, and it is primarily due to Esther’s valiance that the Jews of
This story about a mother’s love and courage as she battles lung cancer will touch your heart. After losing her husband to lymphoma and, immediately afterwards, her house, Toni Faerber was diagnosed with Stage IV lung cancer and given weeks to live. That was three years ago, but she fought bravely for her three children.