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January 22, 2018
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Profile: Zach Liporace

Born in NJ but raised in FL which is probably why people say I’m already an 80yr Jewish man (23 & Me recently told me I […]
January 4, 2018
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Profile: Doreen Portnoy

Doreen Portnoy is an exuberant, loving, creative LA native. Passionate about all things nature she created her own flower company called Flower Gypsy. Serving up fresh […]
December 1, 2017
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Profile: Jordy and Erica Chidi Cohen

Jordy and Erica Chidi Cohen are recent alumni of one of our partner communities, Honeymoon Israel. HMI, as we fondly abbreviate it, sends 20 diverse young […]
November 2, 2017
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Profile: Art Director, Creative Director, and Designer Edwin Nourian

Edwin has over a combined decade experience in art and architecture, including being the former Art Curator for a local Jewish art gallery, Gallery Judaica.  Currently he works with […]
October 3, 2017
Erika Brooks-Adickman

Profile: NuRoots Fellow, Podcast co-host & pop culture savant Erika Brooks-Adickman

After nearly a decade of working in digital media, we are incredibly excited to have Erika as our latest NuRoots team addition and have her connect […]
September 6, 2017
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Profile: Entrepreneur & bad-ass audio dude Evan Smith

Evan Smith was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He moved to LA in 2003 after school to pursue a career in music. After touring for […]
August 2, 2017
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Profile: Artist Manager & Label Rep Ophir Admony

Ophir has 32 teeth, works at Terrible Records, and has a love/hate relationship with Baudrillard. Ma Hadash? (what’s new?) The moon on August 7th! Describe yourself […]
July 2, 2017
Cory Sargeant

Profile: PR Consultant and Vintage Jewelry Seller Cory Sargeant

LA native currently living in Los Feliz with her dog Rothko and gecko Teenie Turner. Cory recently launched her own PR consultancy company called Sargeant PR, mainly […]
May 30, 2017
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Sonya Sanford’s 2017 Shavuot Recipe

  SYRNIKI FOR SHAVUOT By Sonya Sanford www.sonyasanford.com As a child, I would often find my mother or my grandmother standing over the stove making a […]