Max Goldberg

6.01.12 Issue Max Goldberg, son of Cindy and Bruce Goldberg, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, June 9, at Temple Israel Max is a seventh-grade Honor Roll student at Westside Middle School. He is a Duke University Talent Identification participant. His interests...

Karyn Jeanette Shkolnick

6.01.12 Issue Karyn Jeanette Shkolnick, daughter of Tami Shkolnick and Marc Shkolnick, will become a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, June 2, at Congregation B’nai Jeshurun in Lincoln. Karyn is a seventh-grade Honor Roll student at Pound Middle School. Her interests include...

David L. Ruback

6.01.12 Issue David L. Ruback passed away on May 22 at age 56 after a five week battle with pancreatic cancer. Services were held on May 24 at Temple Israel, and a private burial was held at Temple Israel Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his mother, Frances...

Bennett L. Raduziner

6.01.12 Issue Bennett L. Raduziner passed away May 20. Services were  held May 23 at Golden Hill Cemetery and officiated by Rabbi Gross. He is survived by his wife Joan of 63 years; daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Leo Hallett; sons, Mark (Mike) and Steve; sister...

Shipoopi

by Annette van de Kamp-Wright When, in 2010, Director Fran Sillau put on the play Willy Wonka jr. at the Jewish Community Center, my daughter Isabella enthusiastically signed up. “Wouldn’t it be nice,” I said to my husband, “if you did it with her? Imagine the fun a...
His motto: Serve and Preserve

His motto: Serve and Preserve

5.25.12 Issue by Sherrie Saag, Communications Specialist, Jewish Federation of Omaha      “Omaha should be a model community considering what we’ve built and accomplished.”  – Marty Ricks Marty Ricks, Executive Director of the Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation,...

STAR Deli Dinner: Finger lickin’ BBQ

5.25.12 Issue by Ozzie Nogg The Memorial Day weekend finds many of us flipping burgers and hot dogs on our grills. But for those who crave BBQ without prep time and clean-up, the STAR Deli Night set for Tuesday, May 29, is just the ticket. The Deli Dinner runs from...

Elizabeth and David Kulakofsky

5.25.12 Issue Elizabeth and David Kulakofsky of Highland Park, IL announce the May 7 birth of their daughter, Alana Rachel. She is named for her grandfather, Alan Kulakofsky. She has a brother, Joshua Louis. Grandparents are Janie Kulakofsky, and Marsha and Ray Miller...