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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1.24.20 Issue Jerome E. Cohen passed away on Jan. 17 at age 90. Services were held Jan. 20 at Beth El Cemetery and were officiated by Rabbi Steven Abraham.. He was preceded in death by sister Cecile (Cohen) Milder, and parents David R and Hannah G Cohen of Omaha. He...
1.10.20 Issue Cheri Weiner passed away on Jan. 5 at age 93. Services were held Jan. 8 at Golden Hill Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Weiner, parents, Sol and Jennie Sherman, and brothers, Harold Sherman, Bill Sherman and Stanley Sherman. She...
12.27.19 Issue Ann G. Moskovits passed away on Dec. 3 at age 83. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Moskovits, and parents, Josef and Chuma Weinroth. She is survived by daughter, Brenda Moskovits; son and daughter-in-law, Steven Moskovits and Connie...
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