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  • Art Ginsburg, founder of Art’s Deli, dies at 78

    July 25, 2013 | 5:37 pm

    At Art’s Deli in Studio City, which consistently ranked among Los Angeles’ best delicatessens, there’s an old saying: “Every sandwich is a work of Art.”

    Art Ginsburg, the restaurant’s founder, died on July 24 at 78 following a long battle with cancer.

    Born on Feb. 19, 1935,...

  • Valley congregation debuts Russian-language program

    By Ryan Torok

    August 29, 2012 | 1:32 pm

    Congregation Beth Meier will debut a religious school program in Russian for children ages 6 to 8 at its Studio City campus starting Sept. 9. Citing a limited number of local Russian-language programs for elementary students, Rabbi Aaron Benson said the Sunday morning classes at...

  • Obituaries

    October 13, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    Rabbi Meier Schimmel,
    Congregation Beth Meier Founder,
    Dies at 89

    Studio City's Rabbi Meier Schimmel died Sept. 30 at age 89, almost 47 years after he opened Congregation Beth Meier and watched it become a quiet, unassuming little staple of Jewish life in the San Fernando Valley....

  • Carpenter Parents Step Up for Kids

    By David Finnigan

    May 27, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    You can hear envy in the voice of Los Angeles City Councilwoman Wendy Greuel. It is a subtle envy but one well known to certain parents in Studio City who, like Greuel and her family, live next to, but not in, "The Promised Land."

    "We're actually just outside the boundary of...

  • Borscht Again! Jerry’s Deli Reopens

    By Marc Ballon

    October 2, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    About a year and a half ago, Lisa Thomas drove her father to Jerry's Famous Deli in Studio City, one of their favorite restaurants, to have a birthday brunch for him. However, when they arrived at the deli, they saw fire engines everywhere. The San Fernando Valley eatery was ablaze,...