Jewish Journal

Lisa Armony

  • Fraternity brothers of Sigma Alpha Mu ponder future after Chapman College denial

    September 13, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    The brothers of Sigma Alpha Mu aren't wearing their letters to class at Chapman University this semester.

    The Sammys aren't even allowed to meet at Chapman to gather for an off-campus event. Their rush parties can't be advertised on university Web sites nor on any other campus...

  • Students translate charity lessons into action

    January 25, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    For most kids, time off from school means hitting the beaches or other fun-filled attraction. For 17-year-old Neta Batscha, spring break sent her to the storm-ravaged Gulf Coast to assist with Hurricane Katrina relief efforts.

    Under the auspices of Milken Community High School's...

  • The kreme de la kreme of kosher kooking mix it up

    December 28, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    When Michaela Rosenthal threw some leftover gefilte fish into her potato knish recipe, she never imagined it might be worth $20,000.

    "I didn't want to waste the one piece I had left," said the Woodland Hills housewife and mother of two grown children.

    It turned out to be a good...

  • O.C. Incidents Raise Anti-Semitism Fears

    June 1, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    The president of a Los Alamitos high school's Jewish students' club came out to the school parking lot last October to find swastikas and "Jew Bitch" scrawled on her car. Across the county, a San Clemente high school student was harassed last year with anti-Jewish slurs to the point...