Yom HaShoah

4.22.16 Issue Annette van de Kamp-Wright, Editor of the Jewish Press May 4 is Yom HaShoah, when our community will come together at 7 p.m. at Temple Israel to remember the victims and honor the survivors of the Holocaust. Several events are planned surrounding the...

Sokolof Merit Scholarships

4.22.16 Issue Linda Pollard, Endowment Assistant/Staff Writer, Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation Academic excellence, exceptional talents and skills, compassion, and dedication are some of the qualities shared by all of this year’s recipients of the Phil and Ruth...

Thelma Lustgarten

4.22.16 Issue Thelma Lustgarten passed away April 10 at age 86. Services were held April 12 at the Fisher Farm Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 62 years, Steve; sister, Adele; brothers, Herman and David, and niece, Paula She is survived...

JFS presents Amir Levine

4.8.16 Issue by Ozzie Nogg Monday, May 9, the community is invited to a presentation by Dr. Amir Levine. His topic, Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help You Find – and Keep – Love, is the title of the book Dr. Levine...