Friday, October 30, 2020


Keren Engelberg


Passover Calendar 2007

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Strangers in the night — a Ghetto Purim

David and I looked at each other. Did everyone know each other already? This was about to become a junior-high nightmare. Friends were sitting with friends, and no one was sitting with us. At least we weren\'t naked.

Mud’s a dirty business but entrepreneur digs it

\"My goal is to be able to support the community I live in and support the organizations that are working to protect the Copper River.... It supports wildlife and a human food resource, and it\'s something that I want to see preserved for generations into the future,\" Padawer said.

Global beat, Klezmatics treat, Weill and Brecht meet

Saturday the 10th The standard synagogue fundraising dinner thinks outside the sanctuary this evening. Temple Beth Haverim has partnered with the Foundation for Jewish Camping...

Gershwin is resurrected but Miller’s ‘Salesman’ dies again; Theater gets ‘Bent;’ Eshman and Barak Q

Saturday the 20th The unlikely worlds of "General Hospital" and "24" converge tonight, with the opening of 68 Cent Crew Theatre Company's production of the...

Films: The ‘Little Miss’ that could maybe hopefully

When Peter Saraf signed on to co-produce the film, \"Little Miss Sunshine,\" he says he did so without hesitation. The script, about a dysfunctional family\'s road trip, spoke to him immediately, and he was proud to bring his great-aunt and great-uncle to see it.

Martin Luther King’s Hollywood dream

Temple Israel of Hollywood has had many milestones in its 80 years as a Jewish cultural landmark in our city. One that bears special significance this month, however, occurred on Friday, Feb. 26, 1965 , when the synagogue\'s Rabbi Max Nussbaum welcomed the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to share the bimah with him and to offer a sermon.

Get on down to ‘Funkel Town; Middle Eastern humor; Accordians! Accordians! Accordians!

Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts takes you to \"funkel town.\" It\'s Art Garfunkel in concert this evening, singing American tunes from his days with Paul Simon, as well as solo pieces from days since.

It’s beginning to sound a lot like Tish Tones; Java Nagilla!

Saturday the 23rd Chanukah's officially over, but it's not too late to catch Tobey C. Moss Gallery's exhibition, "Peter Shire -- The Creative Synapse: Fantasies,...

Gurus galore, puppet people, jazz giants and Jackie Mason

Saturday the 9th Get inspired, or at least get a yoga mat, at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Gurus will converge this weekend for the interfaith...

7 Days in the Arts

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Rainbow-haired couturier takes fashion fun seriously

\"I\'m a colorful person,\" Tochterman said. \"I like color; I like texture; I like mixing things together. I think my customer is a sophisticated, ageless, confident woman.\"

7 Days in the Arts

Saturday the 4th Support a local band with Jewish roots and global sounds. "Punky, reggae jungle" band <a href="http://www.fosforo.net/ " target="_blank">Fosforo, helmed by Raffi Benjamin,...

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The US Presidential Election and the Middle East

As the November 3 vote nears, citizens and leaders in the Middle East are keeping a close eye on the US presidential race and...

Mideast Countries Compete for Medical Tourists

THE MEDIA LINE — The newest regional rivalry in the Middle East has nothing to do with politics or diplomacy. Countries in the region are...

Trump’s Jewish Outreach Point Man Makes His Pitch

Boris Epshteyn, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump and co-chair of Jewish Voices for Trump, shared the Trump campaign’s pitch to the Jewish...

Adherents to Faith-Based Diplomacy See Political Boost for Israel

The Media Line: Josh Reinstein is the author of Titus, Trump and the Triumph of Israel, a new book just out on the power of...

U.K. Labour Party Suspends Jeremy Corbyn Over Anti-Semitism Report

The United Kingdom’s Labour Party suspended former party leader Jeremy Corbyn on October 29 following the release of the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s...