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Cruisin’, shmoozin, doin’

By Danielle Berrin

January 17, 2008 | 7:00 pm

Miri Ben-Ari performs at Women to Watch gala

Jewish Women International feted their favorite females of 2007 at the annual Women to Watch gala in Washington D.C. on Dec. 3. This year's formidable femmes included: Jamie McCourt,... read full article
  • Chabadmania, Ed Asner, Jewish Big Brothers and Sisters

    By Danielle Berrin

    September 20, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    The Chabad Telethon. You've heard of it, you've seen the banners all over town, you recognize the dancing rabbi image, maybe you caught snatches of the televised event, and maybe you even picked up the phone and made a pledge. But if you've never been to the studio during the taping...
  • Chair dancing with the ‘Jersey Boys,’ Mikey Weinstein blocks prosyletizing Pentagon video game

    By Danielle Berrin

    September 8, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Stars of a Different Stripe

    Theirs was a classic rags-to-riches story, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, representing the truest incarnation of the American dream: the crooked kids from the other side of town getting a break and making it big.

    Big enough in fact, that my closest...
  • Sculpture? It’s a Klapper! Ballet in Bel Air

    By Danielle Berrin

    August 23, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    On the Town

    Dr. Robert Klapper is one amazing guy. He's a world-renowned orthopedic surgeon whose patients include Dustin Hoffman, Sasha Baron Cohen and Brett Ratner. He holds numerous patents for surgical tools. He is an avid surfer. He sculpts pietas out of imported Italian marble...

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  • Feathers fly as fugitive fowl frustrates Pico-Robertson

    September 28, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    For most of last week, a fugitive chicken mystified and delighted residents of the traditionally Jewish Pico-Robertson neighborhood.
     
    Rumors of its provenance flitted about for days, then came to perch on an especially good story:
     
    The chicken, according to neighborhood resident...
  • Grown-up Ringwald gets ‘Sweet’ again—thanks to Fosse

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    It was kind of a surprise for people to see me in a teddy," Molly Ringwald says. "It's, um, not exactly the kind of thing I'm most associated with."
     
    If theater-goers were surprised by her turn as a debauched showgirl in "Cabaret" a few years ago, they may be equally startled when...
  • 7 Days in The Arts

    By Keren Engelberg

    May 11, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Saturday, May 13

    The beat goes on today at the annual Santa Monica Festival. Head down to participate in a drum circle; hear multicultural music, including a concert by Bucovina Klezmer; and enter the Eco Zone. The city steps up its commitment to environmental responsibility...

  • ‘Pretty’ Prime Minister?

    By Tom Tugend

    May 4, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Ehud Olmert reportedly came up with the title for the Hollywood hit "Pretty Woman." Israel´s prime minister-elect was a Knesset lawmaker when he helped his friend, film producer Arnon Milchan, choose golden oldie "Pretty Woman" as the title song for the 1990 romantic comedy, Yediot...

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