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  • Sinai Temple puts its food where its ‘moral diet’ is

    By Jane Ulman

    April 24, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    "What's this? Kale or chard?"

    "Oh look, little red onions."

    "Here, taste these peas. They are so sweet."

    Farmer Phil McGrath had just made his inaugural delivery of 25 boxes of fresh, organically grown fruits and vegetables to Sinai Temple, where organizers of the synagogue's new CSA...

  • It’s a nice day for a green wedding

    By Sharon Schatz Rosenthal

    April 10, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    Jessica Kraft didn't wear a traditional flowing white, off-white or ivory gown during her wedding day last October. Instead, the 29-year-old college professor made her way down the aisle at the UCLA Faculty Center in purple and gold.

    While the San Francisco resident -- whose husband...

  • Market maven enjoys love affair at the farm stand

    By Danielle Berrin

    April 10, 2008 | 3:00 pm

    It's 10 a.m. on a Wednesday at the Santa Monica Farmers' Market, and food maven Amelia Saltsman has just finished taping her guest appearance on KCRW's Saturday morning show "Good Food" with Evan Kleiman when a young man approaches and asks Saltsman for her autograph.

    For 20 years,...

  • Recycling on the fashion runway

    By Meredith Price

    April 4, 2008 | 1:00 pm

    Ever since the nonprofit organization Earth Pledge teamed up with Barney's in 2005 during New York's renowned fashion week to demonstrate that sustainable fashion and style can coexist, eco-fashion activists have been quipping that "green is the new black." Almost overnight,...
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  • A Festival of Lights—lite

    By Rachel Kantrowitz

    December 14, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    How many Jews does it take to change a lightbulb?

    Here's a hint: Sing this song by Deborah Kornfield to the tune of "I Have a Little Dreidel":

    I have a brand new lightbulb,
    It's a miracle you see;
    It lights the room completely,
    Using half the energy.
    Oh compact fluorescent...

  • Skateboard Creator Builds Business on Performance

    By Amy Klein

    August 31, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Don Tashman doesn't look like a skater boy, not with his scraggly, brown hair and three-day-old unshaven stubble that's yet to materialize into a beard.

    This religious boy from Beverlywood doesn't even look like a surfer boy -- which he is, as these things usually go hand in hand,...

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