Deborah Susan (Baker) Krasne

6.22.12 Issue Deborah Susan (Baker) Krasne passed away on June 17 at age 64. Services were held on June 21 at Congregation Beth Israel in Scottsdale, AZ. She was preceded in death by parents Helen and Abe Baker. Survived by husband James Krasne; daughter, Julie...

The great rebellion

   Parsha Korach The word “revolution” is neither unworthy nor unsuccessful in the ears of the American people. The great Revolutionary war of 1776 stands tall in Amrican history, as the great road to liberty, freedom, and justice. It challenged the right of Great...

Read It And Eat: the Farmer's Market

by Lois Friedman To market, to market to buy a fat hen… Well, that may be a bit of a stretch at the farmers’ markets held all over Omaha on almost every day of the week but you can get farm fresh eggs at many.  Recently I noticed a wonderful variety of...

Moment of silence

by Annette van de Kamp-Wright      Many of us are looking forward to the 2012 Summer Olympics (except for maybe certain Londoners who, coming recently off the Queen’s Jubilee, may be slightly stressed and in need of a vacation). The Olympic games are...

Jill and Todd Strite

 6.15.12 Issue Jill and Todd Strite of Phoenix, AZ announce the April 9 birth of their daughter, Savannah Pearl. She is named in honor of her maternal grandmother, Sara Zalkin and her paternal grandmother, Pearl Anderson. Grandparents are Harold and Linda Mann and...

Muskin/Brower

6.15.12 Issue   Mary-Beth and Bruce Muskin are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Anne Rose to Matthew Adam, son of Grace and Marc Brower of Pepper Pike, OH. The bride-to-be received a Bachelor’s degree in English with a concentration in British...

Ida Herzoff

6.15.12 Issue Ida Herzoff passed away June 10 at age 93 at the Rose Blumkin Jewish Home. Services will be held at Golden Hill Cemetary, 5025 N 42nd Street. For time and date contact the Jewish Funeral Home at 402.556.9392. She was preceded in death by her husband...