Year in Review 2018: Top Videos
2018 was a busy year in the Jewish community and at the Jewish Journal. Take a look back at some of our favorite videos from this past year!
“Exotic Fruit Blind Taste Test” Jan. 30
Tu B'Shvat is here. Come eat with us!
Posted by Jewish Journal on Tuesday, January 30, 2018
“A Very Special Love Story” Feb. 12
It’s been nearly four years since Danielle and Shlomo tied the knot. Both of them have special needs. This is their inspiring love story.Read more about their story here: http://jewishjournal.com/culture/230715/danielle-and-shlomo-meyers/Thank you to ETTA.org
Posted by Jewish Journal on Monday, February 12, 2018
“Open Temple Seder Crawl” April 4
We joined Rabbi Lori Schneide Shapiro and Open Temple for an experiential Seder crawl in Venice Beach.
Posted by Jewish Journal on Wednesday, April 4, 2018
“Ari Fuld- I’m Always on Call” Sept. 16
Ari Fuld, terror victim, in a 2018 video interview at Jewish Journal.JJ LINK: http://jewishjournal.com/news/israel/238991/im-always-call-ari-fuld-terror-victim-2018-video-interview-jewish-journal/
Posted by Jewish Journal on Sunday, September 16, 2018
“L.A. Vigil for Tree of Life” Oct. 29
The L.A. Community honors and remembers the victims of the Pittsburgh shooting.
Posted by Jewish Journal on Monday, October 29, 2018
“Pittsburgh Remembers the Victims” Oct. 31
Pittsburgh Remembers the Victims
Posted by Jewish Journal on Wednesday, October 31, 2018
“UCLA Campus: Protestors March Against National Students for Justice in Palestine Conference” Nov. 24
On the UCLA campus – protestors march against the NSJP conference and hold a celebration of Israel
Posted by Jewish Journal on Saturday, November 24, 2018
“A Very Disney Hanukkah” Dec. 3
The Jewish Journal team explores the foods, music and fun of Hanukkah as the Disneyland Resort's Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure Park celebrates the Festival of Lights.
Posted by Jewish Journal on Monday, December 3, 2018
“A Sumptuous Tast of a Sephardic Hanukkah” Dec. 6
“Hanukkah in Venice, CA” Dec. 10
See more from our Year in Review here.
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