Change is good

Change is good

7.27.12 Issue by Annette van de Kamp-Wright, Editor of the Jewish Press If you haven’t walked through the front door of the Jewish Community Center lately, you might be surprised at what you find. Instead of a quiet lobby with a place to sit, read the paper and wait...
Nebraska Holocaust Memorial

Nebraska Holocaust Memorial

7.27.12 Issue by Mary Bort, Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation Did you know that there is a Holocaust memorial in Nebraska? Do you know where it is? Have you visited the memorial? Lay and professional leadership of Omaha’s Jewish community recently met at the...
Calling all Omaha Jewish authors

Calling all Omaha Jewish authors

7.27.12 Issue Mark Kirchhoff, Administrative Assistant, Center for Jewish Life Calling all Omaha Jewish authors! Calling all Omaha Jewish authors!  Your craft has been recognized, and you are being invited to step into the spotlight at the Jewish Community Center....

Sarah and Yosef Seigel

7.27.12 Issue Sarah and Yosef Seigel of Brooklyn, N.Y announce the May 21 birth of their daughter, Ella Miriam, who is named after Sarah’s maternal great-great grandmother. Grandparents are Dinah Abrahamson, and Eliza and Dovid Seigel of Monsey,...

Inessa and Vadim Pesetsky

7.27.12 Issue Inessa and Vadim Pesetsky of Harrisburg, SD, announce the July 11 birth of their daughter, Josephine Arianna. She has a brother, James Allen, and a sister, Julianna Amber. Grandparents are Margarita and Mark Libov, and Sophia and Ed...

Josh Gordon

7.27.12 Issue Josh Gordon, son of Tracy and Randy Gordon, will become a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, Aug. 4, at B’nai Jeshurun in Lincoln. Josh is an eighth-grade student at Lefler Middle School in Lincoln. His interests include reading, writing short stories, godzilla...

Now, four books!

  Parsha Matot/ Mas’ei   These last Sidrot of Bamidbar bring to a close the fourth book of Torah. They speak of putting some order into the large body of Israelites who are on their way to the Promised Land. The Sacred Text takes us from one point to...