Pam Monsky Community Development Liaison, ADL-CRC Seventy-five students from area high schools, middle schools and elementary schools celebrated at the ADL-CRC Plains States Region No Place for Hate® initiative end of the school year rally at Goodwill Benson Gardens... read more
Leanne Shor This article originally appeared on The Nosher. I always considered couscous to be just a simple side dish until I met a dear friend whose Israeli-Yemenite-Moroccan family introduced me to couscous in all its glory: a big, hearty, super comforting main... read more
Every year, The Jewish Federation of Omaha recognizes lay leaders whose steadfast support and active involvement help strengthen and grow our community. Please plan to attend the 2019 JFO Awards Night and Annual Meeting on Monday, June 3, 7 p.m. in the JCC... read more
Annette van de Kamp-Wright Editor, Jewish Press In April 2018, The Rational Bible: Exodus was published. The brainchild of Joel Alperson and Dennis Prager, it was the first installment of a commentary on the Torah by Dennis Prager, edited by Rabbi Joseph Telushkin.... read more
Deborah Denenberg Let’s talk about wellness. The new JCC Wellness Committee is examining the nutritional environment of the JCC, the CDC and other youth programming. What does wellness mean? It’s a broad term used to describe aspects of the public health. The... read more
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5.17.19 Issue Lorraine (Larrie) Hopson passed away April 16 in Omaha. Services were held on April 18 and officated by Cantor Wendy Shermet. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Warren Hopson (second Husband) and Hymie Weiner (first Husband). She is survived by...
5.17.19 Issue Omaha attorney David Herzog passed away on April 16 at age 81 after a long struggle with pulmonary fibrosis. He was buried at Beth El Cemetery in Omaha, Rabbi Steven Abraham officiating. A memorial service will be held Sunday, June 2, 2019, at 11:30 a.m....
5.17.19 Issue Sara and Nic Kirshenbaum announce the April 15 birth of their son, Myles Allen. Grandparents are Sharon and Greg Kirshenbaum, and Connie Gunia. Great-grandmother is Joan...
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