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Teen Scene

Teen Scene

Teen Scene

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In an effort to build a Jewish teen community across the Valley, Jewish News and The League present Teen Scene, featuring regularly scheduled content devoted to teen programming.

Looking for love: challenges, opportunities for single Jews in the Valley

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Whether you are swiping through profiles on your phone or trying to make conversation at an event, being single and Jewish in the Valley can be tough, especially this time of year.

A toast to toast

A toast to toast

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While toast might be the most commonly prepared food, it can be tricky.

Valley residents get lesson in communicating with loved ones with dementia

Valley residents get lesson in communicating with loved ones with dementia

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When is it OK to lie to someone you love?

Teen Scene

Teen Scene

Posted:

In an effort to build a Jewish teen community across the Valley, Jewish News and The League present Teen Scene, featuring regularly scheduled …

Looking for love: challenges, opportunities for single Jews in the Valley

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Whether you are swiping through profiles on your phone or trying to make conversation at an event, being single and Jewish in the Valley can b…

A toast to toast

A toast to toast

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While toast might be the most commonly prepared food, it can be tricky.

Valley residents get lesson in communicating with loved ones with dementia

Valley residents get lesson in communicating with loved ones with dementia

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When is it OK to lie to someone you love?

New group supports and connects single-parent families

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When Rebecca Lammersen went through her divorce seven-plus years ago, she felt lost and alone.

JTO tops in Arizona for tuition donations

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It may only shepherd six schools, but when it comes to the number and size of scholarship dollars it provides students, the Jewish Tuition Org…

Stitching a legacy for 43 great-grandchildren

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It’s not an unusual sight to see a bubbe sewing, knitting or crocheting a special something for her grandchild. But for Nita Quint, who has 43…

Interfaith marriage poses challenge to Jewish seniors

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One of the most significant trends within the American Jewish community over the past few decades has been the rise of intermarriage.

Holocaust survivor still runs family business

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At the age of 90, Suzy Ressler still comes into work every day.She owns Mrs. Ressler’s Food Products, which she founded in 1954 with her husba…

Johns Hopkins dementia study aims to improve quality of life

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Today, more than 5 million people are living with Alzheimer’s and related dementias in the United States, according to the Alzheimer’s Associa…

Granddaughter opens assisted living facility to get it right for Nana

Granddaughter opens assisted living facility to get it right for Nana

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Jesse and Shira Charyn decided to open their own assisted living home, Shalom Home, after watching Shira’s grandmother, Clara Esther Shinder, …

Heart health and gender bias

Heart health and gender bias

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If my 20-year-old self could see me now — living in the Valley of the Sun, where it is bathing suit season 10 months of the year, and surround…

Israel’s wine industry grows better with age

Israel’s wine industry grows better with age

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Israeli winemakers say that, just like the beverage they produce, their industry is growing better with age.

How to enjoy winter produce

How to enjoy winter produce

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As the January doldrums arrive, we crave hearty, warming meals. Soups roasts and stews abound, but these heavy dishes can make us feel sluggis…

Jewish camps highlight diverse options at The J’s camp fair

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The east end of the main hall of the Valley of the Sun JCC (The J) was abuzz with activity on Sunday morning. Representatives from more than a…

Afternoon tea: elegant yet easy

Afternoon tea: elegant yet easy

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There is nothing cozier than inviting friends for afternoon tea. It’s a stylish way to host book clubs, bridal showers and people who like cha…

Orphan and Nazi hunter sagas shine

Orphan and Nazi hunter sagas shine

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‘The Orphan’s Tale’ gives look into circus life in WWII

One-dish meal

One-dish meal

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Chili is a true one-dish meal. It contains protein, vegetables, fiber and loads of flavor. But even the most Spartan of us likes a little vari…

Chili, three ways

Chili, three ways

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As Old Man Winter moves in for the next few months, I’ll be on the lookout for simple ways to stay warm. Chili in most any form does the trick.