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  • 50 years after JFK, family of Jack Ruby feels the pain

    November 13, 2013 | 5:00 pm

    We were sharing a pastrami sandwich and pickles at a Los Angeles landmark: Canter’s Deli on Fairfax. I was 24; she was nearly 50 years older, with a piercing voice as loud as her flaming red wig.

    Her name was Eva Rubenstein Grant, and she was a little-known nightclub manager the...

  • Emmy ‘Loves’ TV Tribemembers

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 26, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    When Brad Garrett accepted his best supporting actor Emmy on Sunday, Sept. 22, the irony was thick as a Sicilian pizza -- or a deli sandwich. The 6-foot-8-inch Jewish actor plays Ray Romano's sullen cop brother, Robert, on the CBS hit "Everybody Loves Raymond," featuring the sitcom...

  • Benefiting Women’s Theater

    By Ellen Jaffe-Gill

    April 19, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    America's favorite Italian mother from Long Island -- who's really a Jewish gal born in St. Louis -- will headline a benefit Monday for one of Los Angeles' most innovative cultural contributors.

    Doris Roberts, who plays Marie Barone on the popular sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond,"...