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  • Moving and Shaking: Stephen S. Wise Temple turns 50, David Geffen honored

    By Ryan Torok

    June 4, 2014 | 11:44 am

    Stephen S. Wise Temple’s 50th anniversary jubilee gala on June 1 at the Orpheum Theatre was a reminder of how far the community has come since its founding in 1964.

    “It was [Zionist leader] Stephen S. Wise who said you cannot have a good congregation unless you have good people...

  • Orpheum Theatre: Polished to perfection

    August 14, 2013 | 2:38 pm

    On the nights when he works an event held at the Orpheum Theatre, Steve Needleman — who owns the venerable theater at Ninth Street and Broadway — says he often is mistaken for a security guard.

    “I’m wearing an Orpheum shirt, and I’m walking up and down with a radio,” Needleman...

  • Moving and Shaking

    By Ryan Torok

    May 22, 2013 | 12:24 pm

    Dr. Irvin Lebovics

    The Los Angeles County Democratic Party (LACDP) honored Orthodox community leader Irving Lebovics on May 9. 

    “I’m not a very big award person — they felt very strongly about it, and I kind of went along with it,” Lebovics told the Journal on May 20.