Today's newsmakers & writers
What's that you say? Mary Robinson!? ... Read entire chronology of controversy
Robinson named as Medal of Freedom choice by White House ... Read more
ADL's Foxman says selection of Robinson for medal 'ill-advised' ... Read more
ZOA protests awards to Robinson as well as to Desmond Tutu ... Read more
NJDC's Forman: More critical issues to focus on ... Read more
AIPAC expresses disappointment over Robinson's selection ... Read more
Republican Jewish Coalition criticizes Robinson selection ... Read more
Robinson being honored as women's rights crusader—Gibbs ... Read more
Rep. Eliot Engel says Robinson should not have been given award ... Read more
Model of Second Temple placed near Ha Kotel ... by Judy Lash Balint in Jerusalem... Read more
Washington Roundup: Tracking Jewish issues, Jewish public officials See entire column
Obama stays silent as another Arab leader puts onus on Israel ... Read more
Obama to host Mubarek Aug. 18 ... Read more
U.S. shares Israel's concern about Hezbollah rearming-Robert Wood ... Read more
Ahmadinejad 'elected leader' of Iran, Gibbs tells media ... Read more
U.S. Defense Dept. considering air-to-air missiles sale to Jordan ... Read more
National/ International: News of Jewish interest See entire column
Israel general says Iran may be nuclear-capable this year …Read more
Canadian Jewish Congress accuses United Church of Canada of allying with anti-Semites …Read more
SSPX head says Vatican shows 'excessive sensibility' to Jews …Read more
Australia grants right to al-Manar to broadcast …Read more
Neo-Nazis removed forcibly from German hotel …Read more
ADL joins suit against Mojave cross; calls land transfer a 'sham' …Read more
United Jewish Communities seeks Jewish 'heroes' for award …Read more
RAND study considers MeK in Iraq to be 'trapped, brainwashed' …Read more
Haifa Maccabi drops 'Heat' from name; acquires Jason Rich …Read more
Spinka Rabbi pleads guilty to laundering money for tax evaders ... Read more
People are getting roiled over U.S.-Israel relations ... by Ira Sharkansky in Jerusalem ... Read more
Did White House spokesman go too far on Iran? ... By Barry Rubin in Herzliya, Israel.... Read more
Jewish Right trying to stir up paranoia about Obama ... by Marc R. Stanley in Washington, D.C. .... Read more
Cyber-Referrals ... Stories and features from elsewhere ... Read more
San Diego County & California
VIP cement-busters prep new cruiseship terminal on the old Broadway Pier .. by Donald H. Harrison in San Diego.... Read more
Roundup of press releases and announcements
See entire column
San Diego to bid Dagans farewell ... Read more
Beth Jacob schedules 'Thrill of Judaism' seminar Aug. 30 ... Read more
Simcha Shabbat Aug. 7 at Tifereth to support military families ... Read more
14th Annual S.D. Jewish Book Fair hosts well-known writers ... Read more
House of Palestine to sponsor Balboa Park lawn program ... Read more
Insurance Commissioner Poizner tells USAA Auto Group rate drop ... Read more
Bible in Pop Culture
The serpent said to the woman....Genesis 3:4 See image
The last, best hope for classical music: our youth ... by David Amos in San Diego ... Read more
TICO season ends with crashing, clashing ... by Robert Forman, PhD in San Diego.... Read more
Wonderfully Wicked and I love it ... by Carol Davis in San Diego ... Read more
Thursdays With The Songs of Hal Wingard ... See whole column
#176 -- Gungah Din ... Read and hear
#195 -- Slow... Read and hear
#148 -- What's the Good?... Read and hear
Some wonderful things you can do with pasta ... by Ethel Hofman in Merion Station, Pennsylvania ... See entire column
Noodles with Roasted Butternut Squash (dairy) ... Read more
Tortellini Primavera (pareve) ... Read more
Salmon Bites and Mushroom Bowties (dairy) ... Read more
Stove Top Lasagna (dairy) ... Read more
Crusty Cheese Pasta Pie (dairy) ... Read more
Adventures in San Diego Jewish History collated by Gail Umeham from the August 7, 1953 edition of Southwestern Jewish Press See entire column
B.I. Sisterhood Plans Tea at Temple House ... Read more
Garden Tea Welcomes New Members ... Read more
Hadassah Will Hold Two Day Institute ... Read more
Historic Ad: HIAS food parcel .... View Ad
City Wide Meeting Honors Rabbi Heller ... Read more
'Aqua Fashion Fantasy' Show To Be Hadassah’s Summer Treat ... Read more
Cottage of Israel ... Read more
Yo-Ma-Co Club Plans Yom Kippur Dance ... Read more
Hist Ad-Jaffe Pontiac ... View Ad
Hist Ad-Graf's Fine Furs ... View Ad
Insiders SDJW/ Staffbox
We welcome the food critic Ethel Hofman to our ranks, and hope readers of "Ethel's Jewish Kitchen" will take advantage of the recipes offered by this wonderful gourmet cook.
Today's issue is dedicated with happy birthday wishes to two San Diego Jewish World staff members who share August 7th as a birthday: music columnist David Amos and editor Donald H. Harrison.
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Beth Am, 5050 Del Mar Heights Road, San Diego, CA 92130 (858) 481-8454
Rabbi David Kornberg, Rabbi Matthew Earne
Beth El, 8660 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037. (858) 452-1734.
Rabbi Philip Graubart
B'nai Chaim (Riverside County), 29500 Via Princesa, Murieta, (909) 677
Congregation Bnai Shalom, P.O. Box
1438, Vista , CA 92085 (760) 599-2005 or (760) 685-3265. Rabbi Hillel Silverman; Cantor Joseph Furmansky.
B'nai Tikvah, 1600 Buena Vista Drive, Vista, CA 92081.(760) 941-9858 Rabbi David Barnett, Cantor Larry Kornit, Hebrew School
Director Naomi Fischer
Shir Ami, 2210 Encinitas Blvd, Suite T, Encinitas(760) 697-0434 Rabbi Mel Libman
Tamid Synagogue, 15318 Pomerado Road, Poway, CA 92064. (858) 513-8330.
Synagogue, 2512 Third Ave., San Diego, CA
(619) 231-1456 Rabbi Scott Meltzer
Beth Sholom, 208 Madrona St., Chula Vista, CA 91910 (619) 420-6040.
Cantorial soloist Judith Levy
Israel Synagogue, 6660 Cowles Mountain Blvd, San Diego, CA 92119 (619)
697-6001Rabbi Leonard Rosenthal
Diego State, 5717 Lindo Paseo, San Diego, CA 92115,(619) 583-6080.
8976 Cliffridge Ave., La Jolla CA (858) 550-1792.
Kahal Am, PO Box 927751, San Diego, CA 92192 (858)-549-3088;
Madrikha Beverly Zarnow; Cantor Deborah Davis
Minyan. Meets in private homes, Carlsbad area. (760) 943-8370. Rabbi
Pendleton Marine Corps Base, Edson Range Chapel. (760) 725-3518.
Jewish Chapel, Marine Corps Recruit Depot. (619) 524-8820. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jacob Congregation, 4855 College Ave., San Diego, CA 92115. San Diego
State area) (619) 287-9890.Rabbi Avram Bogopulsky
Social Israelita and Chabad Center, Ave. 16 Septembre, Colonia Gabilonda, Tijuana, Mexico, 011 526 686 2692 Rabbi Mendel Polichenco
Mar,11310 Carmel Country Rd, CA 92130 (858) 755-1886.
Rabbi Hersh Piekarski.
S. Diego, PO Box 124588, S. Diego, CA 92112-4588 (619) 301-7450
Rabbi Zalman Carlebach
Costa, 1980 La Costa Ave., Carlsbad, CA 92009. (760) 943-8891.
Rabbi Yeruchem Eilfort.
Jolla Shores, 2440 Azure Coast Drive, La Jolla
(858) 455-5433; Rabbi Baruch Shalom Ezagui
Center-Oceanside, 1096 Gallery Drive, Oceanside (760) 806-7765. Rabbi Baruch Greenberg
16934 Chabad Way, Poway, CA 92064.
(858) 451-0455. Rabbi Yisorel
Diego headquarters, Chabad Educational Campus, 10785 Pomerado Road,
San Diego, CA 92131 (585) 547-0076. Rabbi Yonah Fradkin.
Diego State, 6115 Montezuma Road, San Diego, CA 92115.(619) 265-0519.Rabbi Chalom Boudjnah
Chabad-Temecula (Riverside County), 43946 Carentan Drive, Temecula (909) 303 9576 Rabbi Yitzchok Hurwitz
Chabad-University City, 3232 Governor Drive, Suite A, San Diego,CA
92122. (858) 455-1670.
Rabbi Moshe Leider.
Adat Yeshurun, 8625 La Jolla Scenic Drive North, La Jolla, CA 92037.(858)
535-1196. Rabbi Jeffrey Wohlgelernter
Kehillas Torah,14133 Via Alisal, San Diego, CA 92128 (858) 613-0222 Rabbi Baruch Lederman
Yisrael, 13030 Brixton Place, San Diego, CA 92130-1325 (858) 605-1111 Rabbi Menashe East; (858) 792-7942 KAY office
Israel of San Diego, 7291 Navajo Road, San Diego, CA 92119 (619) 589-1447 Rabbi Chaim Hollander.
Dor Hadash, 4858 Ronson Court, San Diego, CA 92111. (858) 268-3674.
Rabbi Yaffa-Shira Sultan
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Center, La Jolla,(858) 535-1111. Rabbi Michael M. Berk, Cantor Arlene Bernstein
Etz Chaim, 15670 Indian Head Court, Ramona. (760) 789-7393. Rabbi Ben Leinow.
Havurim (Riverside County), PO. Box 891663, Temecula (909) 676 1108 Student Rabbi Rick Kellner
Adat Shalom, 15905 Pomerado Road, Poway, CA 92064 (858) 451-1200. Rabbi David Castiglione, Cantor Lori Frank.
Emanu-El, 6299 Capri Drive, San Diego, CA 92120 (619) 286-2555. Rabbi Martin S. Lawson.
Temple Etz Rimon, P.O. Box
130845, Carlsbad (760) 929-9503 Rabbi David Barnett
Solel, 3575 Manchester, Cardiff by the Sea, Calif. 92007 (760) 436-0654. Rabbi David Frank, Rabbi Jeff Brown Cantor Kathy Robbins.
Eliyahu Torah Center, 5012 Central Avenue, Suite C,
Bonita, CA 91902.(619) 472 2144; Rabbi Daniel Srugo
Agencies and Organizations
for Jewish Education, 4950 Murphy Canyon Road, San Diego, CA 92123 (858)
Friends of Hebrew University, National Website
Foundation, National website.
Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) national website
Jewish Committee, National website
Jewish Congress, National website
Technion Society, National website
League (National website) Regional Office: 7851 Mission Center Court, Suite #320, San Diego, CA 92108
(619) 293-3770. Regional Director: Morris Casuto
B'rith Youth Organization, National website
University National Women's Committee, national website
Mountain Chai website, 4950 Murphy Canyon Rd, San Diego. (858) 499-1330.
Israelis in San Diego (CISD) (858) 450-6800
Conference of Presidents of
Major American Jewish Organizations, National Website.
Friends of the
Israel Defense Forces, National website
of San Diego Hebrew Homes, 211 Saxony Road, Encinitas, CA 92024.
of Southern California, 5755 Oberlin Drive, Suite 202, San Diego, CA
92121 (858) 552-9200.
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, National Website
House of Israel, Balboa Park (619) 574-7824.
San Diego—Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Jewish community; 3777 Fourth Ave, San Diego, 619-497-2920, Ext. 6. Program Director: Mickey Stone
Foundation, National website
Jewish Community Foundation, San
Diego, 4950 Murphy Canyon Road, San Diego, CA 92123. (858) 279-2740
Jewish Family Service-College Avenue Older Adult
Center, 4855 College Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115. (6190 583-3300.
Jewish Family Service-CO-OP, 6316
Gullstrand, San Diego, CA 92122. (858) 453-0182.
Family Service-North County Coastal, (Counseling services) 285 N. El Camino Real, Suite 218, Encinitas,
CA 92024 (760) 944-7855.
Jewish Family Service-North County Inland (Counseling Services), 16486 Bernardo Center Drive #268, San Diego, CA
92128. (858) 674-6441.
Service-North County Inland Older Adult Center, 15905 Pomerado, Poway
Family Service-San Diego, Turk Family Center, 8804 Balboa Avenue, San Diego,
CA 92123 (858) 637-3000.
Family Service-University City Older Adult Center, 9001 Towne Center, La Jolla, San
Diego, CA 92122. (858) 550-5998.
Historical Society of San Diego, 1934 Pentuckett Avenue, San Diego, CA
92104 (Balboa Park area). (619) 232-5888.
Club of North County, 4044 Aeolia Way, Oceanside (760) 757 3237.
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