Wednesday, August 02, 2006

Eruvin in the News: Westlake Village, CA

Westlake Village approves line of demarcation for Jews

August 1, 2006

By Daniel Miller

In the coming months, people in Westlake Village, Agoura Hills and Oak Park may notice a construction project that involves securing fishing line to area streetlights.

This unique construction is for an eruv — a religious demarcation of an area that allows Jews to carry items within that perimeter on the Sabbath, said Rabbi Moshe Bryski of Chabad of the Conejo. Read on ...