Stuart Edward Muskin

1.22.16 Issue Stuart  Edward Muskin passed away on Jan. 17 at age 93. Services were held Jan. 19 at Beth El Synagogue, 14506 California Street, Omaha. He is survived by his wife of 69 years Bettie Muskin, three sons and daughters-in-law, Alan and Linda Muskin, Bruce...

Esther Katz

Voices of Beth El   Esther Katz, Beth El congregant and Director of Dance and Cultural Arts at the Jewish Community Center, moved to Omaha in 2003 from Philadelphia after a very atypical Jewish upbringing.   Her story is unusual and unique. She shares it, in...

Return to Rivesaltes

1.8.16 Issue by Annette van de Kamp-Wright, Jewish Press Editor The Holocaust happened many years ago in places far from here, and to many modern American teenagers, that may make it into a story that doesn’t truly touch them. Survivors like Bea Karp understand the...

PJ Library fun

1.8.16 Issue by Nancy Rips Saturday night I dined with the elite. I met a Russian beauty, chatted with an aspiring neonatologist, and admired a young professor and his wife. The evening featured giveaways, a “Whiz Bang Science Show”, and museum activities. The dress...