NCJW Board Installations

6.20.14 Issue by Angela friedman and Rachel martin, for National Council of Jewish Women-Omaha Section On Sunday, June 8, the National Council of Jewish Women Omaha Section made their way north to Florence to experience the past, present, and future. Multiple...

Forrest N. Krutter Remembrance Service

6.20.14 Issue A remembrance service for Forrest N. Krutter will be held on Monday, June 30 at 4 p.m. in the Garden of Memories at Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha, Nebraska.  Immediately following the remembrance service, light refreshments will be served in the Great Hall...

Brooke and Ben Gordon

6.20.14 Issue Brooke and Ben Gordon announce the June 4 birth of their daughter, Laney Victoria Ruth. She is named for her maternal and paternal great-grandmothers. Grandparents are Sandy and Bruce Gordon, Katharine Chaussee, and Eric and Deb Chaussee....

Jaclyn and Tom Aronson

6.20.14 Issue Jaclyn and Tom Aronson of Santa Monica, CA, announce the May 31 birth of their son, Robert Mason (Bobby). He is named for his paternal grandfather, Robert Aronson. Grandparents are the late Robert Aronson of Oak Park, CA, Allison Aronson of Westlake...

Going to Israel

6.13.14 Issue by Beth Cohen, Executive Director, The Center for Jewish Life Mike Silverman, CEO of the Jewish Federation of Omaha, will travel to Israel from June 16 through June 27. The trip is Mike’s first one to Israel, and an action-packed itinerary awaits him....

Bye Bye Birdie rocks the J

6.6.14 Issue by Annette van de Kamp-Wright, Editor of the Jewish Press If you were lucky enough to be there on May 29 or June 1, you already know: the Jewish Community Center Musical Theater Community Acting Group’s rendition of Bye Bye Birdie brought down the house....

Friedel graduation

6.6.14 Issue by Claudia Sherman, for Friedel Jewish Academy On stage in the Jewish Community Center auditorium, the Friedel Jewish Academy student body faced the American flag and sang The Star Spangled Banner. Then they turned the other direction and sang the Israeli...