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Holiday Calendar Of Events

9 Tishri 5774 – September 12, 2013
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RASG Teacher Wins Prestigious Award

Hebrew Academy (RASG) high school faculty member Mrs. Tirtza Schapiro has been named as one of the winners of the thirteenth annual Grinspoon-Steinhardt Awards for Excellence in Jewish Education.

West Coast Happenings

29 Elul 5773 – September 3, 2013
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Remembering Alex Friedman

Alex Shloime Friedman, 93, departed from this world on August 18, 2013 (13 Elul 5773) to meet his Creator.

First L.A. Jewish Montessori Elementary School

During the past few years Los Angeles has experienced a changing landscape in the area of Jewish education. Older institutions changed formats, such as Shalhevet – which expanded its doors to include a lower school and then reformatted back to a high school. Recently, educators experimented with new models; Yeshiva High Tech and Chabad of South La Cinega each have their own Jewish Montessori preschool. And the latest challenger to L.A.’s educational paradigm is Darko, a Jewish Montessori elementary school.

It’s My Opinion: Use it Wisely

25 Elul 5773 – August 30, 2013
A dreadful local incident has made national and even international news. A South Miami man finally obtained the attention that he so feverishly sought. The event has caused shock waves and led to a serious examination of the phenomenon of social media.

Sukkot At The Mimosa With Claudine Uzan Caterers

The summer is over. The kids are back in school and the high-holiday season is upon us. Rosh Hashanah is a week away

South Broward Chabad To Host Inspiring Selichot

Chabad of South Broward will be hosting an inspiring Selichot service featuring world-renowned chazzan Rabbi Yossi Lebovics on Saturday night, August 31 (September 1) at 1:15 a.m. The rabbi will be joined by the talented Lebovics Boys Choir.

Miami Beach Native Named Israeli Ambassador To U.S.

Ron Dermer, set to replace Michael Oren as Israeli ambassador to Washington, was born and raised in Miami Beach. He attended the local RASG Hebrew Academy. His father, Jay Dermer, was mayor of Miami Beach in the late 1960s. His brother, David, won that post in 1984.

West Coast Happenings

18 Elul 5773 – August 23, 2013
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Touro L.A.’s Sensible Transition

After many Los Angeles high school graduates choose to spend a year studying in seminary or yeshiva in Israel, some return home confused about their next step in life. Some find jobs; others focus on continued education.

L.A. Rededication Of Wallenberg Statue

Earlier this month the Jewish Family Services, Los Angeles City Councilman Paul Koretz, the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust and numerous L.A. political and community leaders hosted the rededication of the Raoul Wallenberg Statue.

L.A.’s New Ohel Sara Program

17 Elul 5773 – August 22, 2013
Ohel Sara, a new seminary for women who’ve just completed high school or learning in Israel, will open in October. The program, to be housed at the Young Israel of Los Angeles, already has an enrollment of 19 students from outside L.A. – in addition to local students.

The Ultimate Antidote

10 Elul 5773 – August 15, 2013
The Jewish king is required to always have a Torah scroll by his side.

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9 Elul 5773 – August 14, 2013
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