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Partnership2GETHER Visionaries

Partnership2GETHER Visionaries

12.19.14 Issue by Mary Sue Grossman, Center for Jewish Life A picture of the wide [...]

Polsky family donates Amud

Polsky family donates Amud

12.19.14 Issue by Nancy Coren, Susan Bass and Alan Polsky When Hyman Polsky was born [...]

Music and Memory

Music and Memory

12.19.14 Issue by Ozzie Nogg Music is a popular recreational activity in long-term [...]

Partnership2GETHER Visionaries

Partnership2GETHER Visionaries

17 December 2014

12.19.14 Issue by Mary Sue Grossman, Center for Jewish Life A picture of the wide diversity found in the Western Galilee was shared by four accomplished women from the Western Galilee  Diana Bletter, Dr. Janan Farraj-Falah, Kineret Hadar and Galit Aviram-Cohen, along with Noa Friedman-Epstein, visited Omaha on Dec. 9th through the Partnership2GETHER program. Their […]

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Polsky family donates Amud

Polsky family donates Amud

17 December 2014

12.19.14 Issue by Nancy Coren, Susan Bass and Alan Polsky When Hyman Polsky was born in 1917, in Lincoln, Nebraska, the now century old Tifereth Israel Synagogue, was only four years old. The new congregation became a very important place for young Hyman. He became a Bar Mitzvah at Tifereth Israel, was an active member […]

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Music and Memory

Music and Memory

17 December 2014

12.19.14 Issue by Ozzie Nogg Music is a popular recreational activity in long-term care facilities, and with good reason. Residents love performances and sing-alongs. Music uplifts the spirit. New research shows that personalized music playlists, delivered using iPods or other digital audio devices, can help even more, and transform the quality of life for individuals […]

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Samuel Ari Novak

17 December 2014

12.19.14 Issue Samuel Ari Novak, son of Kim and Larry Novak, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, Dec. 27, at Young Israel of Oak Park in Oak Park, Michigan. Samuel is a seventh-grade student at Yeshivat Akiva in Southfield, Michigan. His interests include reading, learning, computers and sports. He has a sister, Rebecca. Grandparents […]

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Cynthia Schneider

Cynthia Schneider

17 December 2014

12.19.14 Issue by Margaret Kirkeby Cynthia Schneider passed away on Dec. 7 at age 91 from complications due to a fall. Services were held Dec. 11 at Temple Israel, 13111 Sterling Ridge Drive. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Schneider; daughter, Margy Schneider; grandson, Nigel Schneider; sister Frances Batt; brother, Louis “Louie” […]

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Phyllis E. Angrisane

Phyllis E. Angrisane

17 December 2014

12.19.14 Issue Phyllis E. Angrisane passed away at age 78. Services were held on Dec. 15 at the West Center Chapel. She is survived by her children, Dr. Michael Goldstein of Omaha and Dr. Beth Bernstein of Scarsdale, NY; grandchildren: Max, Blair, Sydney, Gayle, and Grant; brother and sister-in-law, Maynard and Terri Rosen of Los […]

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