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  • Rhodes quake shakes Israel

    July 9, 2012 | 3:04 pm

    An earthquake that originated in Rhodes was felt throughout Israel.

    The 5.7-magnitude earthquake reportedly was felt in both the north and south of Israel, as well as in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.

    In May, Israel felt a 5.3-magnitude temblor that originated near Cyprus.

    A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck Israel in April 2011.

  • Rhodesli Keep the Faith in L.A.

    By Beverly Gray

    October 6, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    As a student at Cal State Northridge more than 30 years ago, Aron Hasson wrote a paper about the Sephardic synagogues of his ancestral homeland, the Greek island of Rhodes. His professor was so taken with Hasson's research that it ended up in a history journal.

    Hasson paid his first...