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Where Will You Tashlich?

I love the annual ritual of tashlich, the symbolic casting away of the soul’s sins. As it often involves tossing pieces of bread representing our ...
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It’s Never Too Late: Seniors inspire with their zest for renewal

This will be my last Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur serving as rabbi at the Los Angeles Jewish Home, and then I will be retiring. My career has had ...
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Brandon Barash: Bad Boy, Interrupted

The mack daddy of daytime is actually a nice Jewish boy “He got put away for triple homicide.” That would be Johnny Zacchara, the mobster ...
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Vic ‘The Brick’ Jacobs is a spirited sportscaster with a global vision

Brick’s House “Feelin’ you!” Vic Jacobs stood in the elevator of a Burbank radio station when the doors opened and in walked four ...
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Brothers From Another Mother

Mentorship program proves that a little time can have a big impact Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles (JBBBSLA) needs a few good ...
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