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  • #myLAcommute These are good kids, always have been

    August 6, 2015 | 11:11 am


    We’re coming from a church that serves dinner every week to the homeless and people who need a hand. It’s towards the end of the month so we’re struggling. Today, they served ravioli with cheese, green beans, salad, and bread. It was really good—my kids and I loved...

  • Seeking a shul’s history

    September 3, 2013 | 4:53 pm

    When Henry Leventon, his wife and three daughters attended their first Sabbath service at Temple Beth Israel of Highland Park and Eagle Rock (TBI) in 1976, the gabbai at the synagogue immediately approached.

    “Just what we need: a young man and his family!” the sexton greeted them...

  • Who knows who L.A.'s Jews are?

    By Julie Gruenbaum Fax

    July 25, 2012 | 11:33 am

    Susan Goldberg, rabbi of Temple Beth Israel of Highland Park and Eagle Rock, grew up in nearby Echo Park.

    “There were no Jewish families around when I was growing up,” Goldberg, 38, said. Now that these neighborhoods are being gentrified, and a young, creative crowd is moving...