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Celebrating Hanukkah

Being A Hanukkah Person In A Christmas World

Renee Fisher | Posted 12.04.2015 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

I didn't care that Hanukkah was eight days long, since I only got one present. People never talked about Hanukkah. Everything out there in the world was Christmas, Christmas, Christmas.

Making Hanukkah Latkes Under Sarah's Tent

Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.13.2012 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

I just made my annual visit to Sarah's Tent. Oh, nobody actually calls it that but for the women who gather once a year to cook latkes in the kitchen of Malibu Jewish Center & Synagogue for the Hebrew school's Hanukkah party, we know what it's really about, why we are really there, why -- in my case -- I run the risk of my boss' displeasure just to stand in a small kitchen with 15 other women and a dozen or so potato latke fryers.