Category Archives: Pico/Robertson

Hold-Ups In Pico-Robertson Friday Night

Mike emails: Hi Luke, Just saw your post about the hold-ups on Friday night. On Twitter, I read about the crimes as they happened. I recommend you follow these two Twitter accounts: https://twitter.com/bhscanner https://twitter.com/lascanner If you scroll down on BHScanner … Continue reading

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Failed Messiah: LA Chabad And Orthodox Synagogues Sponsor Sukkot Celebration In Honor Of Convicted Felon Sholom Rubashkin

Luke: Accused child molester Mendy Tevel davened at Chabad Bais Bazelel over the first days of Succot. Failed Messiah: Synagogues including Baid Bezalel, Bais Menachem, B’nai David-Judea, Chabad Israel Center, Chabad SOLA, and Mogen David Young Sephardic stage a simchat … Continue reading

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Hookers In Pico-Robertson?

I don’t think I’ve seen hookers walking around 90035 looking for business. There have been a couple of odd-looking blonde women walking around who looked like hookers but they weren’t obvious. Kenneth Lowenstein posts: “around 2am several female prostitutes were … Continue reading

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Using A Stroller On Shabbat

Every major Orthodox rabbi but one has ruled that you can’t use a stroller on Yom Kippur because the eruv is down due to the 405 construction. Here’s the normative approach: Young Israel of Century City Guidelines For When the … Continue reading

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Different Mores Regarding Noise

Do Westernized Jews have different mores regarding noise than fresh immigrants from Iran, Morocco and other Sephardic cultures? Persians, Moroccans, immigrant Sephardim in Pico-Robertson etc frequently honk their horns when they drive up to a home, hang out in the … Continue reading

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