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UCSD psychiatrist analyzes four Nazis May 12

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LA JOLLA, California  (Press Release) –After World War II came to an end in 1945, the mass killing and sheer devastation wrought by the Nazis off the battlefield began to emerge in shocking detail. Some 11 million civilians—both Jews and non-Jews, including about 1.5 million children—were killed during the Holocaust. When the Allies convened the […]

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Beth Israel to host 1st Council District forum May 18

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SAN DIEGO (Press Release) — Beth Israel’s Men’s Club and the Beth Israel Social Action Committee will host several San Diego City Council District 1 candidates at a May 18th Dinner Forum. Attendees will hear the candidate’s views, plans and platforms in preparation for the November 2016 election. District 1 includes Carmel Valley, University City, and La […]

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SWU choice of venue prompts controversy

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By Donald H. Harrison SAN DIEGO – Swirling beneath the planned May 4 appearance of Pastor Dumisani Washington, a leading African-American advocate for the State of Israel is controversy over the relationship between the Jewish community and the Christians who seek to convert us.  Washington’s appearance, sponsored by the pro-Israel organization StandWithUs, is scheduled May 4 […]

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Lipinsky Jewish Arts Festival set for May 27 – July 17

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SAN DIEGO (Press Release) – San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) hosts the 23rd Annual Lipinsky Family San Diego Jewish Arts Festival from May 27 through July 17, 2016. Following up 2015’s festival, the highest selling in JFest history, the slate of twelve performances happening at eight different San Diego and North County venues features […]

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Chava Rosenfarb’s Yiddish works on tap at UCSD

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LA JOLLA, California (SDJW)–The Holocaust Living History Workshop of UCSD will present the life and works of Chava Rosenfarb, described as “one of the great Yiddish writers of the second half of the 20th century” in a two-part, free program Wednesday, May 4, at the UCSD Geisel Library (Seuss Room). At 3 p.m., the workshop […]

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San Diego’s to celebrate Israel’s 68th birthday

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SAN DIEGO (Press Release) — The Jewish Federation of San Diego County and community partners will hold their annual community event to celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut on May 15  at the San Diego Jewish Academy, 11860 Carmel Creek Road, from 2 pm to 5 pm. This is a free event to celebrate and educate our local community […]

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J Street to bring MK Shaffir to Temple Emanu-El

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  SAN DIEGO (Press Release) — Stav Shaffir, the social justice activist and protest leader who became the youngest female Member of Knesset (MK) in Israel’s history, “is bringing her message of peace and hope to San Diego this month,” according to J-Street. On Tuesday, April 12th, she will appear at San Diego’s Temple Emanu-El […]

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Yom HaShoah to be observed May 1 in San Diego

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SAN DIEGO  (Press Release) — The Jewish Federation of San Diego County will host the annual Holocaust Memorial Commemoration event at the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center on Sunday, May 1 at 1:30 pm. San Diego’s commemoration is one the largest in the country with more than 500 community members attending. The commemoration serves as a […]

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Wanger, Cohen to headline Beth Israel’s Spring Gala

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SAN DIEGO (Press Release) — Congregation Beth Israel will host its annual Spring Gala that features a 1920’s “Let’s Play” theme and includes an evening of play and entertainment by actress Debra Wanger. Dan Cohen, the Emmy Award winning co-anchor of CBS News This Morning, will emcee the event. The gala begins at 5:30 p.m.,  Sunday, […]

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Garin, Heller, Rainbeau- Heart to recite their works

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By Eileen Wingard LA JOLLA, California — Three outstanding local poets will be featured on Tuesday evening, March 22, at 7 p.m. at the next Jewish Poets—Jewish Voices evening in the Astor Judaica Library of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center. Nina Garin is a San Diego native who serves as an arts journalist for the […]

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Men-only event at Beth Israel to feature expert on relationships

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SAN DIEGO (Press Release) — The Men’s Club of Beth Israel hosts Dr. Barry Graff, Ph.D. as a guest speaker at its March 16 Dinner Forum. Dr. Graff’s presentation will focus on “Families and Family Business.” Attendance at this Dinner Forum has been scheduled as a “Men Only” program. Dr. Graff is an organizational consultant […]

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JFS sets March 13 for Heart & Soul gala

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LA JOLLA, California (Press Release) — Jewish Family Service of San Diego will salute Claire and David Ellman, Benjamin Schulman and U.S. Bank during its annual Heart & Soul gala, to be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday, March 13, at the Hyatt Regency Aventine. The String Angels will entertain at the dinner […]

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Large cast to read, sing Goldberg, Shneour works

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By Eileen Wingard LA JOLLA, California–The works of two great Jewish poets, Leah Goldberg (1911-1970) and Zalman Shneour (1887-1959) will be featured at the Tuesday, February 23, 7 p.m. program of Jewish Poets—Jewish Voices in the Astor Judaica Library of the Lawrence Family JCC. All the poems will be read in their original language as […]

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Gala for Seacrest Village to provide in-room TV

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LA JOLLA, California (Press Release) — Hundreds of guests are expected at the Women’s Auxiliary of Seacrest Village Retirement Communities’ 38th Annual Gala, themed the “Silver Screen,” on Saturday evening, Feb. 27, at the Hyatt Regency La Jolla, according to co-chairs Esther Fischer and Linda Platt. Proceeds from the gala will support the Jewish organization in […]

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