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  • Podcast Exclusive: L.A. Officials Celebrate Persian New Year of “No Ruz”

    By Karmel Melamed

    April 12, 2009 | 8:13 pm

    (left to right; City Councilmember Tony Cardenas
    and DWP head H. David Nahai at 2009 No Ruz
    gathering at Balboa Park)

    Last Sunday April 5th roughly 3,000 Los Angeles area Iranian Americans of various religious backgrounds gathered at Balboa Park in the San Fernando Valley to enjoy “No...

  • The Dead Sea Scrolls . . . via La Jolla

    By Rob Eshman

    December 20, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    If you're tired of the drumbeat of negative publicity Israel has received lately -- i.e., the Israel Lobby, the headlines -- visiting the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at the San Diego Natural History Museum is the pro-Israel equivalent of a spa vacation -- refreshing, relaxing and...