Thursday, January 25, 2007

Eruvin in the News: Oak Park, CA 2

Chabad's 'Fishing Line' Dragged Under Religious Marker Taken Down, Contractor Blamed


By Sophia Fischer

The fishing lines are gone but not the anger in Oak Park.

Nearly 100 people attended an Oak Park Municipal Advisory Council meeting on Tue., Jan. 23 to discuss the Jewish "eruv," a symbolic enclosure that is used to guide the movements of Orthodox members on the Sabbath. Read on ...