Volume 3, Number 176
"There's a Jewish story everywhere"

Today's Postings: Thursday-Saturday, August 27-29, 2009

Today's newsmakers & writers

Row 1: Ted Kennedy, z:l, Ben Bernanke, Barack Obama, Bibi Netanyahu, George Mitchell, Gordon Brown, Ian Kelly. Row 2: Jonathan Spyer, Mort Klein, Shoshana Bryen, Cynthia Citron, David Amos, Hal Wingard, z"l


Jewish community mourns Senator Edward Kennedy ... Read more

Bernanke reappointed as Federal Reserve Bank chair ... Read more

Netanyahu, Mitchell report 'good progress' in peace talks ... Read more

Brown, after meeting Bibi, 'more optimistic' about peace ... Read more

State Department spokesman becomes less outspoken about end to Israeli settlements ... Read more

State Dept. press conference intense on Libyans in tents ... Read more

Menendez joins Lautenberg call to keep Qadhafi out of New Jersey ... Read more

JITLI says Iran's nomination of wanted terrorist as defense minister slap at face of West ... Read more

George Grosz heirs' attorney, MOMA disputed art provenance ... Read more

Museum of Modern Art responds to Grosz heirs' allegations ... Read more

ADL says LaRouche behind Hitler imagery in health care debate ... Read more

Blood libel controversy worsening Israel-Sweden relations ... Read more

Despite controversy, Sweden's FM Carl Bildt will visit Israel ... Read more

Paramilitary swearing-in fete broken up by Hungarian police ... Read more

Austrian prosecutors weigh Egger comment about museum director ... Read more

Two men charged in desecration of Jewish cemeteries in Germany ... Read more

WJC and Lithuania negotiate compensation for Jews whose assets were stolen ... Read more

NBA star Houston conducts basketball clinic in Sderot ... Read more

Treasury to Muslim charities: Guard against abuse by terrorists ... Read more

Judge upholds Orthodox-majority board's decision on secular school ... Read more

Bradley Ruderman pleads guilty to $25 million investment fraud ... Read more

Cyber-Referrals—Reading, viewing recommendations from Cantor Sheldon Merel, J.J. Surbeck, and Gail Umeham ... Read more


Deadly rivalry in Gaza between Hamas and Al Qaeda ... by Jonathan Spyer in Herzliya ... Read more

West Bank Palestinians still plot terrorism against Israel ...by Morton A. Klein in New York ... Read more

Speculation rife that Israel will receive freer hand
with Iran in return for 'progress' with Palestinians ... by Shoshana Bryen in Washington, D.C.
... Read more

San Diego County & California

Sunbelt authors to be featured at Aug. 29 East County celebration ... Read more

30 Jewish women artists share Sept. 10-Oct. 30 JCC exhibit ... Read more

Seniors should reserve JFS 'On the Go' trips to High Holidays ... Read more

Sept. 17 open house, art show at JFS Patient Advocacy Program ... Read more

Tifereth Israel to observe Selichot with evening of arts ... Read more

One Earth Recycling will accept electronics at Tifereth Israel ... Read more

Teens to receive tikkun olam awards in San Francisco ceremony ... Read more

Poizner sees increase in car arsons to collect on policies ... Read more

Letter: Major donor decries cancellation of Sept. 13 'Walk for Israel' ... Read more

Letter: Volunteer hopes Walk for Israel can be reinstated ... Read more

About Our New Calendar

San Diego Jewish World
presents new interactive
calendar for San Diego Jewish community ...
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Bible in Pop Culture
She gave me of the tree...Genesis 3:13 View image

The Arts

Housewives, a Hope Juber musical, coming to San Diego ... by Cynthia Citron in Studio City, California ... Read more

Behind the scenes of recording classical music ... by David Amos in San Diego ... Read more

Thursdays With the Songs of Hal Wingard ... See entire column

#238 -- Men of Strength ... Read and Hear
#93 -- Son Day ... Read and Hear
#219 -- Happy Birthday, Duarte ... Read and Hear

San Diego Jewish History
Collated by Gail Umeham from the September 18, 1953
edition of Southwestern Jewish Press
see entire column

Classified ... Read more

Calendar ... Read more

The Jewish Community Center of San Diego Announces Following Schedule of Activities ... Read more

Membership Party Features Film ... Read more

Hebrew Home Plans Expansion Program ... Read more

Teen-Age Yom Kippur Dance ... Read more

Double Talk ... Read more

Lasker Lodge News ... Read more

Deceased {Jacobs, King, Ainbinder} ... Read more

New Dramatic Director Appointed By Center ... Read more

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Conservative/ Masorti

Congregacion Hebrea de Baja California, Amadonerbo 207 Fracimento Monte Bello, Tijuana 011-52-664-681-1667, Rabbi Carlos Salas-Diaz
Congregation Beth Am
, 5050 Del Mar Heights Road, San Diego, CA 92130  (858) 481-8454   Rabbi David Kornberg, Rabbi Matthew Earne
Congregation Beth El
, 8660 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92037. (858) 452-1734.  Rabbi Philip Graubart
Congregation B'nai Chaim (Riverside County), 29500 Via Princesa, Murieta, Rabbi Barry Ulrych (951) 677 7350 
Congregation Bnai Shalom
, P.O. Box 1438, Vista , CA 92085 (760) 599-2005 or (760) 685-3265. Rabbi Hillel Silverman; Cantor Joseph Furmansky.
Congregation B'nai Tikvah
, 830 S. Melrose Drive, Vista, CA 92081.(760) 941-9858
Ner Tamid Synagogue, 15318 Pomerado Road, Poway, CA 92064. (858) 513-8330.
Ohr Shalom Synagogue
, 2512 Third Ave., San Diego, CA  
(619) 231-1456  Rabbi Scott Meltzer 
Temple Beth Sholom
, 208 Madrona St., Chula Vista, CA 91910 (619) 420-6040. Cantorial soloist Judith Levy
Tifereth Israel Synagogue
, 6660 Cowles Mountain Blvd, San Diego, CA 92119  (619) 697-6001Rabbi Leonard Rosenthal

Hillel Houses
Hillel-San Diego State, 5717 Lindo Paseo, San Diego, CA 92115,(619) 583-6080.

Hillel-UCSD, 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

Jewish Renewal
Elijah Minyan. Meets in private homes, Carlsbad area. (760) 943-8370. Rabbi Wayne Dosick

Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, Edson Range Chapel.  (760)  725-3518.  
MCRD Jewish Chapel, Marine Corps Recruit Depot. (619) 524-8820.  E-mail: mariew@cnbsd.navy.mil

Beth Jacob Congregation, 4855 College Ave., San Diego, CA 92115. San Diego State area) (619) 287-9890.Rabbi Avram Bogopulsky
Centro Social Israelita and Chabad Center, Ave. 16 Septembre, Colonia Gabilonda, Tijuana, Mexico, 011 526 686 2692  Rabbi Mendel Polichenco
Chabad Jewish Center-Del Mar,11310 Carmel Country Rd, CA 92130  (858) 755-1886. Rabbi Hersh Piekarski.
Chabad-Downtown S. Diego, PO Box 124588, S. Diego, CA 92112-4588 (619) 301-7450 Rabbi Zalman Carlebach
Chabad-La Costa, 1980 La Costa Ave., Carlsbad, CA 92009. (760) 943-8891. Rabbi Yeruchem Eilfort.
Chabad-La Jolla Shores, 2440 Azure Coast Drive, La Jolla 
(858) 455-5433; Rabbi Baruch Shalom Ezagui
Chabad Jewish Center-Oceanside, 1096 Gallery Drive, Oceanside (760) 806-7765. Rabbi Baruch Greenberg
Chabad of Poway, 16934 Chabad Way, Poway, CA 92064.
 (858) 451-0455. Rabbi Yisorel Goldstein 
Chabad-San Diego headquarters, Chabad Educational Campus, 10785 Pomerado Road, San Diego, CA 92131 (585) 547-0076.  Rabbi Yonah Fradkin.   
Chabad-San 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.
Congregation Adat Yeshurun, 8625 La Jolla Scenic Drive North, La Jolla, CA 92037.(858) 535-1196. Rabbi Jeffrey Wohlgelernter
Congregation Kehillas Torah,14133 Via Alisal, San Diego, CA 92128  (858) 613-0222 Rabbi Baruch Lederman
Kehillat Ahavat Yisrael,  13030 Brixton Place, San Diego, CA 92130-1325 (858) 605-1111 Rabbi Menashe East; (858) 792-7942 KAY office
Young Israel of San Diego, 7291 Navajo Road, San Diego, CA 92119 (619) 589-1447 Rabbi Chaim Hollander.

Congregation Dor Hadash, 4858 Ronson Court, San Diego, CA 92111.  (858) 268-3674. Rabbi Yaffa-Shira Sultan

Congregation Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Center, La Jolla,(858) 535-1111. Rabbi Michael M. Berk, Cantor Arlene Bernstein, Assistant Rabbi Michael Satz

Congregation Etz Chaim, 15670 Indian Head Court, Ramona.  (760) 789-7393.  Rabbi Ben Leinow.

Congregation Havurim (Riverside County), PO. Box 891663, Temecula (909) 676 1108  Student Rabbi Rick Kellner

Temple Adat Shalom, 15905 Pomerado Road, Poway, CA 92064 (858) 451-1200. Rabbi David Castiglione, Cantor Lori Frank.

Temple 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 Karen Sherman

Temple Solel, 3575 Manchester, Cardiff by the Sea, Calif. 92007 (760) 436-0654. Rabbi David Frank, Rabbi Jeff Brown Cantor Kathy Robbins.

Beth Eliyahu Torah Center, 5012 Central Avenue, Suite C,
Bonita, CA 91902.(619) 472 2144;  Rabbi Daniel Srugo

Agencies and Organizations

Agency for Jewish Education, 4950 Murphy Canyon Road, San Diego, CA 92123  (858) 268-9200.
American Friends of Hebrew University, National Website
America-Israel Cultural Foundation, National website.
American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) national website
American Jewish Committee, National website
American Jewish Congress, National website
American Technion Society, National website
Anti-Defamation League (National website) Regional Office: 7851 Mission Center Court, Suite #320, San Diego, CA 92108  (619) 293-3770. Regional Director: Morris Casuto
B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, National website
Brandeis University National Women's Committee, national website
Camp Mountain Chai website, 4950 Murphy Canyon Rd, San Diego. (858) 499-1330.
Community of 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
Guardians of San Diego Hebrew Homes, 211 Saxony Road, Encinitas, CA 92024.  (760) 632-0081.
Hadassah, National website
Hadassah 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.
J*Pride San Diego
—Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Jewish community; 3777 Fourth Ave, San Diego, 619-497-2920, Ext. 6.
Jerusalem 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.
Jewish 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.
Jewish Family Service-North County Inland Older Adult Center, 15905 Pomerado, Poway  (858) 674-1123.
Jewish Family Service-San Diego, Turk Family Center, 8804 Balboa Avenue, San Diego, CA 92123 (858) 637-3000.
Jewish Family Service-University City Older Adult Center, 9001 Towne Center, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92122.  (858) 550-5998. 
Jewish Historical Society of San Diego, 1934 Pentuckett Avenue, San Diego, CA 92104  (Balboa Park area).  (619) 232-5888.
Jewish Men's Club of North County, 4044 Aeolia Way, Oceanside (760) 757 3237.

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