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I am launching my website, http://www.djnovajade.com, tomorrow, April 1, 2014.
DJing is my profession, though many of you know that I am also a speaker and writer (duh!), among other things. So, as I take my career to the next level, I am using my gifts in...
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March 31, 2014 | 6:20 pm
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Delivering his inaugural address on the City Hall lawn in 2005, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa challenged Angelenos to turn Los Angeles into “… the greenest big city in America.”
Eight years later, it is only fitting that we ask ourselves how close Mayor Villaraigosa has come to...
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Read Dennis Prager’s response: A reasoned skeptic’s response
Dennis Prager reminds me of Harry Truman. No, not Harry Truman the president. I’m talking about the Harry Truman who, in 1980, refused to evacuate his Mount St. Helens Lodge, located less than two miles from the crater...
December 7, 2011 | 4:31 pm
Temple Sinai of Glendale is about to begin installing a solar energy system in an effort to go green. The 30-kilowatt rooftop solar panels will be unveiled at an induction ceremony at Temple Sinai on Dec. 11 at 10 a.m.
“The Jewish Federations is pleased to see our synagogues...
October 24, 2011 | 2:48 pm
Temple Judea, whose recent renovation was featured in TRIBE’s September issue, has received recognition for incorporating green strategies in its rebuilding project. The Reform synagogue, located in the West San Fernando Valley, celebrated the new year in September with a new...
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Israel is poised to be a leader in developing solar energy and other renewable energy sources, a leader in the energy arena said while visiting the Jewish state.
In addition, “There are real opportunities for U.S.-style venture capital investment in Israel,” Michael Eckhart,...
December 11, 2008 | 12:23 am
November 26, 2008 | 7:11 pmHenry Waxman is a combination of toughness and gentlemanliness, qualities that helped raise him from the fratricidal politics of West Los Angeles to the pinnacle of power in President-elect Barack Obama's Washington.
Through it all -- from battles as a leader in the California Young...
November 13, 2008 | 12:45 amBygones
"Let Bygones (Not) Be Bygones" (Nov. 7) infuriated me. Marty Kaplan is not happy that Barack Obama was generous to his opponents and their supporters in his victory speech, because in his opinion, they are guilty of lies and character assassination for suggesting the...
November 12, 2008 | 10:42 pm
Mount Gilboa will be the site of Israel's first green town.
It's one thing to adopt environmentally conscious behavior, such as recycling, taking public transportation and saving water or electricity. But that's not enough for the future residents of the developing northern Israeli...
October 10, 2008 | 3:59 pm
Alternative energy symbols, which are laser cut into crystal menorah, from left, are biofuel, electric, wind, coal, nuclear, natural gas, solar, water. The symbols are a reminder to adopt alternative energy sources.
There are golf, art deco and Noah's Ark menorahs and also cat,...
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TEL AVIV (JTA)—Environmentalists in Israel and the Middle East have a clear vision on how to save the Dead Sea, which has been losing 850 million cubic meters per year thanks to water diversion upstream and mineral extraction at the sea.
This vision sees fresh water flowing again...
July 15, 2008 | 2:29 am
July 9, 2008 | 10:43 pmIf you want to see the city of Los Angeles' own version of MTV's "Punk'd," go to the Western Avenue terminus of the Metro Purple Line.
I was there last week when a group of German tourists approached me holding an MTA transit map of the city.
"Where is the beach?" a young man asked...
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July 2, 2008 | 10:24 pmAt a lab in Rehovot, the man who developed the Arrow missile is consumed with his next mission: making Israel energy independent by using cheap solar power.
"The issue of energy is the greatest danger to Israel, because in 30 years there will be no energy means, no oil and no gas,...
June 26, 2008 | 11:33 am
The Mayor, in Israel, lauds green tech and security cooperation initiatives
It would be easy for me to beat up on Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa for his junket to Israel. After all, when I was a reporter, I covered two of our most traveled mayors, Tom Bradley and Sam Yorty.
While I never...
June 26, 2008 | 11:31 am
L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa at the Western Wall. Photo courtesy the Mayor's Office
Last week's emotion-packed visit to Sderot by Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, along with a delegation of senior city officials, leaders of The Jewish Federation of Greater Los Angeles, the...
June 19, 2008 | 2:31 pmI've never been a big one for buses or subways. I've never been able to organize myself around their schedules, at least when it comes to getting to work. So I usually end up taking my car (or, now that I'm in sunny Berkeley, walking, and not worrying about getting anywhere on time)....
June 18, 2008 | 11:42 pm
Israeli companies BrightSource Energy and LUZ II have created a solar power development center—the word’s first, they say. Here is the promo video.
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