Chaya Rappoport This recipe originally appeared on The Nosher. If I’m hosting brunch, it’s a pretty sure bet that I’ll make shakshuka. Saucy, spicy and runny with egg, it’s a universally beloved dish that, to its credit (and my eternal disappointment), never... read more
Ronnie Fein This article originally appeared on The Nosher. Back in the 1980s, when polenta was the hot new item on restaurant menus, I was eager to try it. I knew it was a traditional Italian dish, but it was foreign to everyone else, including me. I bought a package... read more
Esther Katz JCC Dance and Cultural Arts Director In 2008 a dream was born and in 2019 it finally came true. Sometimes we don’t realize how lucky we truly are. This community we live in and the community we are connected to are two incredibly special places. In 2008,... read more
We, the Friends of Partnership2Gether: Western Galilee and the Central Area Consortium ( including the Jewish Federation of Omaha) express our support and solidarity with the Jewish community of Omaha at this time of the desecration of the Jewish cemetery of Temple... read more
We in the Temple Israel community, like so many others in Omaha and across the country, are saddened, angered, and disgusted by the vandalism of our congregational cemetery. On Tuesday, Nov. 5, it was discovered that approximately 50 headstones had been toppled or... read more
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3.20.20 Issue Sara Lee (Davis) Sigoloff passed away peacefully on Feb. 12 at age 91 at the Health First Hospice, Cape Canaveral Hospital, Cocoa Beach, Florida. Services were held with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by parents Samuel Davis and Eva...
3.13.20 Issue Former Omahan Albert L. Feldman passed away peacefully at age 90 on Feb. 22, 2020 in Carlsbad, California, his residence since 1995. He was preceded in death by his brother, Mike Feldman of San Diego, CA, and his sister-in-law, Tevee Turkel of Omaha. He...
3.13.20 Issue Joseph Samuel Scioli, son of Andee and Anthony Scioli, will celebrate his Bar Mitzvah on Friday, March 20 at Temple Israel and on Saturday, March 21 at Beth El Synagogue. Joe is a seventh-grade honors student at Westside Middle School and is a...
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