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Friendship Circle hosts Chanukah Bowl

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Friendship Circle hosts Chanukah Bowl

Posted on 07 December 2017

By Deb Silverthorn Special to the TJP The lanes and scene will be set for strikes all around when Dallas’ Friendship Circle hosts its first Chanukah Bowl, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at Bowlmor in Dallas. “The holiday of light and miracles is coming and each and every one of us is a […] Continue Reading

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Newly formed Chabad at Legacy West holds inaugural menorah lighting

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Newly formed Chabad at Legacy West holds inaugural menorah lighting

Posted on 07 December 2017

By Deb Silverthorn Special to the TJP L’dor v’dor (from generation to generation) is defined in the moment by the return of Eli Block to Plano. Not the young boy, son of Rivkie and Rabbi Menachem Block, but Rabbi Eli Block — author and editor, husband and father. Carrying the torch — or the shammash […] Continue Reading

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Not too late to remember WWII heroes

Posted on 07 December 2017

Today is the 76th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. President Franklin Roosevelt said it would “live forever in infamy.” But has it? I mentioned recently that our World War II veterans are now dying at the rate of more than 1,000 every day. And so are those of us who were too young to fight, but […] Continue Reading

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New name, same education at TTI’s high school

Posted on 07 December 2017

School renamed Mesivta Emes L’Yaakov, the Katav-Akrish High School of TTI It is often asked, “What’s in a name?” This question dismisses names as nothing more than superficial labels. In truth, names have tremendous power. They reflect our essence, representing not only our spiritual mission, but our potential as well. But how does one pinpoint […] Continue Reading

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Shalom From the Shabbat Lady

When to tell kids that ‘other’ side of the Hanukkah story

Posted on 07 December 2017

Dear Families, Hanukkah is almost here and as important as it is to buy gifts and get new recipes for latkes, we must tell the story. To tell the story, we must know it, and for Hanukkah as with many other stories, there is the myth and perhaps what we might call “the other side […] Continue Reading

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Yavneh basketball claims 1st, 3rd in Baltimore

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Yavneh basketball claims 1st, 3rd in Baltimore

Posted on 07 December 2017

By Brian Bateman brianb@tjpnews.com For the second year in a row, the Yavneh boys’ basketball team has returned from Baltimore with a trophy and hopes for a grand finish to an undefeated start of its season. The Bulldogs claimed their second straight sweep of the Joseph and Florence Weiner Memorial Tournament in Baltimore on Saturday […] Continue Reading

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Dallas Doings: TTI scholarship banquet, Women of Valor

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Dallas Doings: TTI scholarship banquet, Women of Valor

Posted on 07 December 2017

Compiled by Sharon Wisch-Ray sharon@tjpnews.com TTI to hold 14th scholarship banquet Texas Torah Institute, the yeshiva of Dallas, will celebrate its 14th annual scholarship banquet on Dec. 17, 2017. The event promises to be another night to remember. Back for an encore performance is Sruli Subar Inc. A renowned East Coast kosher caterer, Subar is […] Continue Reading

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Historical Perspective by Jerry Kasten

Let’s remember Pearl Harbor, not forget those un-American detention camps

Posted on 07 December 2017

On one hand, the Japanese navy’s sneak attack on the United States’ naval fleet at Pearl Harbor 76 years ago today taught us a lesson we must never forget. Never let your guard (defenses) down … “Always be prepared!” The second lesson we should have learned is not to be willing to surrender our basic […] Continue Reading

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DATA celebrates 25 years

Posted on 07 December 2017

Dear Readers, I wanted to take this opportunity to share my tremendous joy with you, as myself and all those involved in DATA, the Dallas Area Torah Association, celebrate our 25th year! This coming Monday night, Dec. 11, will be a Gala Celebration of 25 Years of Impact at the beautiful Plano Event Center. The […] Continue Reading

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Around the Town: First responders, Hanukkah

Posted on 07 December 2017

Compiled by Sharon Wisch-Ray sharon@tjpnews.com Support veterans and first responders The Martin Hochster Jewish War Veterans Post No. 755 and the Congregation Ahavath Sholom Ladies Auxiliary need help to “Thank a Veteran.” Following Havdallah, at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, the groups have organized a “Make a Star” party. Stars will be cut from American […] Continue Reading

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