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Tag: Hollywood Hills
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November 3, 2008 | 7:04 pm
VideoJew Jay Firestone goes native in this episode of VideoJew’s VideoGuide to Los Angeles
November 3, 2008 | 6:03 pm
Volume V: Jew vs. Wild
One of the main reasons I moved to Los Angeles was for the weather. Unfortunately, it took me a few months before I really started taking advantage of the climate and outdoor activities, like hiking, fishing, swimming, sailing, sunbathing, people watching, breathing, etc. And of course, the common stereotype exists that Jews and the wilderness are not a match made in heaven. But I traveled deep into the wild (Santa Monica pier and the Hollywood Hills) to prove that in the battle between Jews and the wild…Jews win.
August 14, 2008 | 4:36 pm
June 15, 2000 | 8:00 pm
There are few times when a sense of community is more necessary than when our lives are touched by death. Perhaps that is why more than 400 people from every point along the spectrum of the Los Angeles Jewish community came together Sunday at the site of the new Mount Sinai Memorial...