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  1. opinions | - Hamilton,' chaplaincy and griefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Jewish News Weekly

    She lost her husband, sister and father over the last six months, and her health has taken a turn for the worse. After caring for her loved ones, she is left with no one to care for her.

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  2. benefits & social eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Alameda Creek Regional Trail. Six-mile round-trip hike to Fremont's Niles District with Bay Area Jewish Singles Hiking Club.

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  3. talks & workshopsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Jewish News Weekly

    "Modern Kibbutzim in Israel and the U.S." Exploration of the kibbutz movement and its modern revival led by Kibbutz Mishol founder James Grant-Rosenhead and Berkeley Moshav founder Roger Studley. Sponsored by Bridges to Israel.

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  4. Paying it forward: Bay Area Jews help refugees in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Flying home from Greece last month after volunteering at two refugee camps, Kathryn Winogura of Lafayette looked at the photos she had taken on her phone. On a whim, she changed some of them to black-and-white.

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  5. the organic epicure | Pita is hot, hot, hot at new falafel lunch spot in S.F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    The first thing that caught my eye when I entered the new Sababa restaurant in San Francisco was an old advertising poster for Jaffa oranges - showing an Arab orange vendor sitting on a blanket smoking a hookah with a fellow Arab who has ridden up on a donkey. It harkened back to a different time, before Israel was Israel.

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  6. Paying it forward: Bay Area Jews help refugees in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Flying home from Greece last month after volunteering at two refugee camps, Kathryn Winogura of Lafayette looked at the photos she had taken on her phone. On a whim, she changed some of them to black-and-white.

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  7. Funds for ambulance in their son's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Twenty-five years after their son's death in a plane crash, Merry and Stephen Astor of Los Altos are raising money so the Jeff Astor Foundation can buy an ambulance for Magen David Adom, Israel's largest emergency medical response agency. "A fully equipped ambulance costs $100,000, and so far we have $70,000," said Stephen Astor, 74, a retired doctor.

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  8. deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Marilyn G. Klinger was the beloved wife of the late Robert A. Klinger, loving mother of Kathy F. Krieg and Steven A. Klinger , beloved grandmother of Travis Krieg and Kendra Yoder, and Evan and Joshua Klinger, proud great grandmother of Ellie, Nolan and Kinley, dear sister of Barry M. Gilbert . The family would appreciate donations to the charity of your choice.

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  9. talks & workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Genealogy clinic. Bring questions for roundtable of Jewish genealogy experts. At Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis St., S.F. 12 to 2 p.m. Free, but registration encouraged.

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  10. Memoir covers trailblazing life of Stanford professorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Stanford University professor Myra Strober has taken a sharp detour from the "me first" approach that has catapulted a lot of executives to the top, and to drive the point home, she has titled her new memoir "Sharing the Work." "For those who are fortunate, I believe it's our responsibility to bring others along," said Strober, a luminary in the field of feminist economics whose pioneering work has focused on family and gender issues, occupational segregation and women in the workplace.

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  11. on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    "Chutzpah and Salsa." Theater featuring stories by Jewish American women from Latin American backgrounds.

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  12. talks & workshopsRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    "Sex, Jews, and Videotape: What the Movies Reveal About Jewish Sexuality." Film expert Peter Stein talks about depictions of Jewish love, sexuality and taboo in film and TV.

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  13. benefits & social eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    "Rabbi Larry Raphael: Celebrating His Story." Weekend of events to honor Congregation Sherith Israel rabbi.

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  14. Palo Alto JCC turns Burning Man into Burning MenschRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Eight trips to Burning Man have so deeply influenced Josh Stanley that he has devised a community festival - complete with towering fire sculptures - that he hopes will reflect the creativity, self-expression and spirit of that storied event. Burning Mensch, a free event in celebration of Lag B'Omer, will be held from 5 to 10:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26, in the parking lot of the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto.

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  15. 'Chutzpah and Salsa' looks at Latina JewsRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | J

    The Jewish Women's Theatre turns its attention to women from Cuba, Chile and Argentina in its next production at the Oshman Family JCC, "Chutzpah and Salsa." The third in a series of plays exploring the lives of Jewish women, the May 30 show promises "funny, poignant and pivotal moments" in stories that share "what it means to have a Latina heart and a Jewish soul."

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  16. on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    "Israel Story Live: 68 and Counting." Live multimedia radio show with the creators of "Israel Story," presented in the style of "This American Life."

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  17. Author author: new books by Bay Area writersRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Sheldon Lewis, rabbi emeritus of Congregation Kol Emeth in Palo Alto, imparts his wisdom and shares his world-view in his new book, "Bridging Word and World: Seeking Jewish Wisdom for Perplexing Modern Issues." A collection of sermons, essays, op-eds and other writings he has penned over the last 50 years, the book addresses a wide range of topics - especially peacemaking and social justice.

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  18. Jewish Soviet Army soldiers honored for sacrifices, seven decades lateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Six Jewish soldiers who served in different military organizations for different countries fighting different wars shared the stage with 11 volumes, bound in red, holding the names of more than 100,000 Jewish Soviet Army soldiers who died in World War II. Those whose names fill the pages of the "Book of Memory" were never identified by the Soviets as Jews and didn't receive proper Jewish burials.

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  19. Talking with a A doctor who heals people's spiritsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    J.: You were an emergency room physician for 19 years, until a back injury led you to change course. You became a visiting scholar at the Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics, completed chaplaincy training at Stanford Hospital and in 2000 founded the Jewish Chaplaincy.

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  20. talks & workshopsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Jewish News Weekly

    Challenging Conversations About Israel. Professor Eran Kaplan of SFSU, with Karen Schiller of JCRC, begin three-part series with topic "Settlements and Occupation."

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