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Simultaneous Calls on Thanksgiving Morning

Chaverim was called early Thanksgiving morning to assist a community member with a jump start. At the same time a woman walking two kids in a stroller got a flat tire. (The tire was completely flat.) After finishing with the … Continue reading

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FBI releases 2010 Hate Crime Statistics

Religious bias In 2010, 1,322 reported hate crime incidents occurred due to a religious bias. Of these: 26.6 percent happened in or near residences or homes. 15.7 percent occurred in churches, synagogues, or temples. 12.7 percent transpired at schools or … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Chaverim Appreciation Melava Malka

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A Must See: Short Documentary on the Danger of Texting and Driving

Warning: The embedded video contains graphic and emotional material. Also, the video is hosted by YouTube.

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Bicycle Safety and Standard Time: “Fall Back” an Hour this Coming Saturday (Nov. 5)

As you know, Daylight Saving Time will end and Standard Time will revert this coming Saturday night (at 2AM). One of several safety tips that must be taken into consideration is bicycle safety. Many children ride their bikes to school … Continue reading

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Items Needed!

Hand-Held radios to efficiently handle Missing Person Searches. Fund our fleet of radios for $750.   Portable Generators / Lighting – $500 per unit There are many donation opportunities starting at a few dollars. Please see the entitre list here: http://chaverimla.org/?page_id=100

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President Obama visits Los Angeles – Plan Ahead – Traffic Jams Expected in Hancock Park!

Beware of President Obama’s visit and plan accordingly. See a live blog of the traffic being affected here: http://totaltrafficla.com/2011/10/20/obama-traffic-street-closures-in-los-angeles-for-monday-october-24-2/18283

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Chaverim Successfully Finds Missing Person

LOS ANGELES, CA – October 23, 2011 - On Sunday afternoon, Chaverim of LA was requested to search for a missing individual. As soon as Chaverim units arrived, a quick assessment of the situation was made. One of the first arriving … Continue reading

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OU Issues Safety Warning as Sukkos Approaches

WITH SUKKOT COMING UP, ORTHODOX UNION ISSUES SAFETY WARNING As in the case of Shabbat and the Festivals when candles are lit, Sukkot calls for special attention to fire safety. On Sukkot, not only are candles lit in the Sukkah, … Continue reading

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Stay Safe in the Rain! Drive Safe.

With the first rain storm coming to Southern California this season, remember to drive safe! Los Angeles Weather Forecast, CA In the event you are in an accident: Stay calm. Keeping a normal demeanor helps you stay in control of … Continue reading

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