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  • ‘Booming’ Young Israel of Century City undergoing major expansion

    By Ryan Torok

    June 29, 2016 | 3:07 pm

    The Pico-Robertson Modern Orthodox congregation Young Israel of Century City (YICC) is undergoing a $10 million expansion of its synagogue campus that will more than double its physical size, from 9,675 square feet to 20,700 square feet.

    The project, expected to be completed by...

  • Orthodox community gathers in Pico Robertson in wake of three tragic deaths

    By Jared Sichel

    January 30, 2014 | 3:05 pm

    Mourning a recent spate of tragic deaths in the Pico-Robertson community, hundreds came together on Jan. 30, for an evening of tefilah at Young Israel of Century City (YICC).

    Filling every seat and much of the standing room at the synagogue on West Pico Boulevard, adults and...

  • Inside critics win key amendment to Young Israel constitution

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    January 31, 2013 | 5:28 pm

    Young Israel-affiliated synagogues can now resign from the umbrella organization of Orthodox synagogues without fear of their assets being seized, thanks to an amendment to the National Council of Young Israel (NCYI) constitution adopted by its members on Jan. 29.

    The amendment...

  • The new power of a Latino-Jewish coalition in L.A.

    By Jonah Lowenfeld

    March 9, 2011 | 12:55 pm

    On a Shabbat afternoon in February, state Sen. Alex Padilla spoke on a panel at Young Israel of Century City (YICC), a large Modern Orthodox synagogue in Pico-Robertson. The event was co-organized by the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), and Padilla knew what message...

  • Young Israel Matures

    By Julie G Fax

    March 4, 1999 | 7:00 pm

    Had Elazar Muskin not locked himself out of his uncle's house while on his honeymoon here 13 years ago, he might not today be rabbi of one of Los Angeles' most vibrant Orthodox shuls.

    Fortunately for Young Israel of Century City, Muskin didn't wait around for his uncle to return....