Cedars-Sinai Medical Center announced Tuesday that a $10 million donation will be used to establish the Jona Goldrich Center for Alzheimer's and Memory Disorders, whose namesake was a Holocaust survivor and prominent Los Angeles real estate developer.
Dedicated to the land and people of Israel, the women's group heard from Captain (Res.) Libby Weiss and the Mayor of Sderot, Alon Davidi.
Ryan White's documentary chronicles the incredible life of Dr. Ruth Westheimer, who became America’s most famous sex therapist. With her diminutive frame, thick German accent, and uninhibited approach to sex therapy and education, Dr. Ruth transformed the conversation around sexuality.
Visually impaired students enjoyed an egg hunt and a petting zoo and received baskets with stuffed animals.
Actor Mark Wahlberg and his brother Jim Wahlberg were among the speakers at the fourth annual Men's Fellowship of California regional conference at The Church of The Good Shepherd.
The "Tables That Bloom" event with tablescapes by designers, florists, and Delta Gamma alumnae chapters from Southern California, raised just under $100,000.
The foundation will conduct a mandatory, informational workshop for grantseekers on March 12 with an application submission deadline in August. Grant awards of up to $250,000 over a three-year period are available.
Lobo is a handsome year-old German Shepherd with a gentle nature who was surrendered by his owners when he developed a medical condition common to the breed.
Every week, the Courier features a selection of dogs and cats waiting for adoption or foster homes from the Los Angeles Animal Services - West Los Angeles Shelter at (888) 452-7381. The shelter is located at 11361 W. Pico Blvd. in Los Angeles, 90064.
Raising money to educate the Persian community on how to prevent and screen for cancers, the event will feature entertainment by Magician Fantastic Fig, comedian K-von and the eight-person LD Daf Ensemble by Arezno Kochakan.