is JTA's Los Angeles correspondent. A veteran journalist, he also writes for the Jerusalem Post, the Los Angeles Jewish Journal and the London Jewish Chronicle.
January 21, 2015 5:02pm
Told through the eyes of four young women, the documentary is the latest from writer-director Adam Zucker.
January 12, 2015 5:59am
Jill Soloway’s “Transparent” — which has been called “the Jewiest Show Ever” — won for Best TV Series-Comedy.
December 26, 2014 11:23am
Glazer was known for his support of Israeli universities, including Tel Aviv University and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and for his friendships with Israeli Prime Ministers David Ben-Gurion, Golda Meir, Yitzhak Rabin and Benjamin Netanyahu.
December 25, 2014 7:43am
Beerman grew the Leo Baeck Temple from 28 members when he arrived in 1949 into one of the most prominent synagogues in Los Angeles.
December 24, 2014 5:16pm
Two young classmates at a Los Angeles Jewish day school raised $1 million to find a cure for Glycogen Storage Disease.
December 21, 2014 6:30am
The Oscar Award-winning film “Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport” was among 25 films added to the National Film Registry for their historical, cultural or aesthetic importance.
December 20, 2014 4:28pm
The Israeli entry, ‘Gett,’ is out of the running, but a Polish film about a would-be nun who discovers her parents were killed in the Holocaust was among the nine foreign films that advanced in the Academy Awards race.
December 18, 2014 3:40pm
The Conservative rabbi’s influence extended well beyond his Los Angeles-area congregation.
December 12, 2014 4:11am
An Israeli film that scrutinizes Israel’s heavily slanted divorce laws has been nominated for the Golden Globes as one of the Best Foreign Language Films.
December 10, 2014 2:51pm
In his 11th book — a slim volume of poems, photos and anecdotes — the famed actor is no longer the swaggering Hollywood star and serial philanderer of the 1950s, ‘60s and ‘70s.
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