Jewish Journal

  • How to give a great gift

    by Harry Roberts

    July 17, 2014 | 10:54 am

    Trying to find the perfect gift can be quite a challenge for many of us. Even if we are somehow able to choose the right Valentines gift, there is still a significant other's birthday, your anniversary, and Channukah to deal with. If you somehow manage to choose a great gift for... read on

  • Making blue & white waves at the Israel Solidarity Rally

    by Julianne Grossman

    July 14, 2014 | 2:13 pm

    The other day I received an email asking me to show my support of Israel by attending a solidarity rally at the Federal Building in Los Angeles. At the bottom of the email was an italicized sentence, informing me there would be limited parking and no bathrooms.

    I am a person who... read on

  • Modesty rules shouldn’t keep you out of the water this summer

    by Harry Roberts

    July 8, 2014 | 10:03 am

    To a secular person, summer is a time to head down the beach or swimming pool in a cute bikini or swimsuit and hang out with friends and family of both sexes. People who haven’t grown up in the Orthodox faith don’t think twice about undressing in front of strangers. But anyone who... read on