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  • More men making monthly mikvah dunks

    December 14, 2015 | 1:15 pm

    Mikvah night has an unusual meaning in the Ozur Bass household.

    As for many observant Jewish women, it’s the night each month that Janet Ozur Bass immerses in the mikvah ritual bath following menstruation. Once she emerges from the water, husband and wife may resume the physical...

  • Mikvah-peeping rabbi sentenced to 6.5 years

    May 15, 2015 | 3:47 pm

    Rabbi Barry Freundel was sentenced to six and a half years in prison for videotaping dozens of nude women at a ritual bath.

    “You repeatedly and secretly violated the trust your victims had in you, and you abused your power,” Senior Judge Geoffrey Alprin of D.C. Superior Court...

  • New South Bay mikvah puts the ritz in the ritual bath

    By Adam Wills

    September 24, 2008 | 11:44 pm

    Women living in the Beach Cities need no longer travel to Long Beach, Lomita or the Pico-Robertson area to experience the tranquility of a mikvah.

    Mikvah Mei Menachem, a $350,000, 1,100-square-foot ritual bath facility set in north Redondo Beach on the expansive campus of Jewish...