Thursday, January 18, 2007

Eruvin in the News: Agoura Hills, CA

Residents Draw the Line Over New Religious Marker

Jewish 'Eruv' Welcome to Some, But Not to Others

By Sophia Fischer

Fishing line recently installed above streets in Agoura Hills, Oak Park and part of Westlake Village is intended to enhance the Sabbath for local Orthodox Jews.

But some other residents are unhappy with the nylon filament that crisscrosses about three square miles of the community. Read on ...