Dallas Doings

Hadassah to honor Bea Weisbrod at gala The Dallas Chapter of Hadassah is pleased to honor Dallas philanthropist Bea Weisbrod at its Myrtle Wreath Dinner and Gala, Saturday evening, Dec.…

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Around the Town with Rene

A good deed When Congregation Beth Jacob in Galveston lost their High Holy Days machzorim during Hurricane Ike last year, they were in desperate need of at least 50 books…

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross When I walked out of the theater dark into the lobby light, I was thinking of my Boubby the Philosopher, who would frequently opine, on a…

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Ask the Rabbi

Dear Rabbi, What is the literal meaning of the word “Torah”? Some I’ve asked have conjectured it means “The Book” or is Hebrew for the Greek “Bible.” Someone else thought…

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TJPets! Who’s Who of North Texas’ Jewish Pets

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Last week’s Torah portion, Noach, reminds us of the importance of our pets. See next week’s TJP to read about pet blessings around the community. Click to see a gallery of the cutest pooches in Dallas.

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Dallas Doings

Dr. Ed Goodman to receive Bnai Zion award at Nov. 1 gala Bnai Zion, celebrating “100 years of Making a Difference,” has named Dr. Ed Goodman, respected board certified specialist…

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Around the Town with Rene

JWV Post 755 assists Liberty House with furnishings On Sunday, Sept. 27, Ron Sloter, senior vice commander, Martin Hochster Jewish War Veterans Post 755, Fort Worth, presented a check to…

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In My Mind's I

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By Harriet P. Gross Last week I talked movies, and whether or not certain big-screen portrayals are good for the Jews. I questioned the ending of “A Serious Man,” a…

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