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Tag: Congregation Talmud Torah
March 22, 2011 | 6:01 pm
January 30, 2003 | 7:00 pm
Standing outside of the Byzantine Revival majesty of Congregation Talmud Torah on the Sunday following Tu B'Shevat, Stephen Sass, president of the Jewish Historical Society of Southern California (JHS), presented a construction hard hat to State Sen. Gilbert Cedillo (D-Dist. 22) as a...