Jewish Journal

Sophia Fischer

  • Bye-Bye Buys

    November 22, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    In the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the resulting weak economy and high unemployment have been affecting Los Angeles Jewish businesses in a variety of ways.

    There are no official statistics yet, but a random sampling of local businesses revealed that many have...

  • Traveler Trepidation

    November 22, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Of all the businesses affected by both Sept. 11 and the recession, the tourism industry is perhaps the hardest hit. Business has come almost to a standstill for travel agents and tour operators in the Los Angeles area, and nationwide.

    "We have corporate clients who are still...