Jewish Journal

Melissa Maroff

  • Carvel Ice Cream Sprinkling More Outlets in Southland

    August 10, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Just about anyone who hails from the Northeast remembers those legendary commercials with Tom Carvel's familiar drone, proclaiming, "Wednesday is sundae at Carvel!" For some, it was the Brown Bonnet, for others it was the Flying Saucer and for many it was the soft-serve vanilla cone...

  • Community Briefs

    May 4, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Czech President Speaks at Yom HaShoah Service

    Czech Republic President Vaclav Klaus spoke to about 700 Jewish schoolchildren, diplomats and Holocaust survivors at a Yom HaShoah service at the Museum of Tolerance April 25, at which Gilberto Bosques, a Mexican diplomat who saved...

  • Mommy, Me & Cheesecake Makes 3

    April 6, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    OK, mom, so what part of eating that cheesecake is making you feel guilty?

    If you fear that little bubbela is annoying the other customers in the bakery, your worries are over.

    The Essential Chocolate Collection, a Culver City bakery, is for parents who want an alternative to...

  • Community Briefs

    March 30, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Westly Wants Pension Funds to Snub Iran

    California State Controller Steve Westly called on the state's two largest pensions to check whether they have holdings in companies that would be subject to Iran-related sanctions.

    "As fiduciaries protecting our retirees' benefits, we must...

  • News That’s Fit to Paw Print

    August 21, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    In 1999, Lori Golden left a 25-year career in freelance television production when she found industry changes and "ageism" working against her. Struggling to make ends meet, Golden taught herself desktop publishing and, soon after, The Pet Press was born.

    The paper's primary goals...