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Hanukkah

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  • Oil illuminates Hanukkah dishes

    Oil illuminates Hanukkah dishes
    As a child in Hebrew school, I was taught the story of the Hanukkah miracle: When the Jews in the land of Israel defeated the foreigners, the priests seeking to rekindle the temple's eternal light found enough ritually pure oil for only one day....
  • 2012 holiday cookie contest

    2012 holiday cookie contest
    We like a good baking-cookies-with-grandma story as much as the next guy. But it was a breakup story that won our hearts this holiday season. Victoria Weisenberg, of Northbrook, wrote us with a tale of wooing "a very special man" with a Hanukkah gift...
  • Isle has special Hannukah dining

    Hanukkah begins at sundown Saturday, and the Isle Casino and Racing is offering distinctive holiday dishes in Myron’s Delicatessen and the Farmer's Pick Buffet. Myron's offerings run from noon until 9 p.m. and Farmer’s Pick Buffet's are...
  • Auto Erotica: Santa Cars is coming to town

    Auto Erotica: Santa Cars is coming to town
    Occupy them all you want, but the Wall Street types and their multitude of minions deserve credit for this: They've made us the world's best-trained and most-eager consumers on the planet, so much so that we've taken every lovely year-end holiday —...
  • Chan Lowe: The most wonderful time of the year

    Chan Lowe: The most wonderful time of the year
    It’s the most wonderful time of the year, particularly here in South Florida. It’s when zealots use their religion as a bludgeon to assert their primacy over others, and when the voluntarily offended derive a sense of dignity from taking...
  • Burb's Eye View: The sun and Sinai Temple

    The traditional Hanukkah celebrations at Temple Sinai in Glendale are going to get even brighter this year. Folded into this week’s festival of lights is a fledgling effort to raise money for 120 or so solar panels to affix to the temple’s...
  • Wednesday's Calendar

    Wednesday's Calendar
    WEDNESDAY Hanukkah Celebration Pretend City Children's Museum, 29 Hubble, Irvine, presents an all-day program of Hanukkah-related activities for kids, including an 11:30 a.m. Hanukkah olive press workshop. For more information, call (949) 428-3900 or go...
  • Community & Clubs: Ringing in the holiday bells of service

    This is a busy time of the year for service clubs in Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Some club members are ringing the Salvation Army bells and staffing the donation kettles at local shopping centers. Others, such as Exchange Clubs of Corona del Mar and...
  • Spreading light, one candle at a time

    Spreading light, one candle at a time
    NEWPORT BEACH — In a season where neighbors compete for the biggest and brightest holiday displays, the message for youngsters Tuesday night was that a little bit of light can go a long way. Hundreds of participants gathered in Fashion Island's...
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  • Senior Living Q & A: Making Christmas special for mom

    Q. I’m concerned about how to involve my mom in the holiday festivities without overwhelming her. Do you have any suggestions? Try to include her in some holiday preparations. Give her something to do that is within her abilities and that will make...