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  • Lakers make Jewish youth wish come true

    1 week ago

    Despite being in last place in the NBA’s Western Conference and on pace to eclipse last season’s franchise-record loss total of 61, the Lakers had a reason to smile Jan. 31, thanks to a surprise free-agent signing. 

    Yitzi Teichman, 18, joined the team just months after undergoing...

  • Lakers sign Jewish teenager with brain cancer

    1 week ago

    The Los Angeles Lakers signed a Jewish teenager with brain cancer to a one-day contract.

    Yitzi Teichman of Baltimore signed the one-day contract on Sunday for the team’s game against the Charlotte Hornets, the Los Angeles Times reported. He was given a jersey with the number 18,...

  • With great power comes great lack of responsibility

    March 6, 2014 | 9:23 am

    Today in handsome Jews acting badly, actor Andrew Garfield has reportedly let down a 5-year-old cancer survivor.

    The “Spider-Man” star was supposed to take the stage at the Academy Awards on Sunday and introduce Miles “Batkid” Scott as “the world’s next superhero,” according...

  • Technion group fetes two, magic makeover mitzvah, Brad Garrett helps M.A.W.

    By Danielle Berrin

    August 9, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Terrific Technology

    These days, money is not merely for the material but the technical. The contributions of two local residents, Robert A. Davidow of Los Angeles and Janey Sweet of Malibu, to the American Technion Society (ATS) have resulted in groundbreaking achievements in water...

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  • How one bat mitzvah girl made a wish come true

    By Julie Brown

    March 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    If you've heard it once, you've heard it 613 times: a bar or bat mitzvah is more than just a big party.

    Over the years, b'nai mitzvah students have been encouraged more and more to select a cause, organization or project that they can support by donating community service hours, a...

  • The Circuit

    By Gaby Wenig

    April 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Wish Upon a Star

    March 13 found celebrities doing the work for a change, as television and sports stars chipped in for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Los Angeles' 11th annual wine tasting and auction benefit, "Uncork a Wish."

    For more than 20 years, the organization's...

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