Annette van de Kamp Editor, Jewish Press It’s neither Sharon Kirshenbaum’s, nor Bruce Friedlander’s first rodeo. They’ve been here before, ready to share their enthusiasm for the Jewish Federation of Omaha with the community. We are happy to announce they will be the... read more
This recipe originally appeared on The Nosher. Emanuelle Lee Pashtida (a crustless quiche) is beloved and common in Israel, where it is enjoyed at everything from potlucks, school events, shivas and everything in between. It’s also commonly prepared for Shavuot and... read more
Sharon Nazarian, Senator Brett Lindstrom, Congressman Don Bacon, Senator Tony-Vargas, Senator John McCollister and Douglas County Commissioner Marc Kraft. Credit: Mark Kirchhoff Pam Monsky Community Development Liaison, ADL-CRC The Omaha community had the... read more
Josefin Dolsten (JTA) — Eight years ago Aaliyah Cuthrell knew little about the Jewish community, beyond what she had seen on a visit to her local Jewish community center to use the pool. Things look different now for the 24-year-old. As a high school junior, she... read more
Arielle Kaplan This article originally appeared on The Nosher. Jewish holidays usually follow the same story: they tried to kill us, they failed, now let’s eat. These victories — like the Israelites’ exodus from Egypt, and the miracle of the oil lasting eight full... read more
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8.9.19 Issue Natalie Marie Shnayder, daughter of Drs E. Andreea and Michael Shnayder, will celebrate her Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Aug. 17, at Beth Israel. Natalie is a seventh-grade student at Peter Kiewit Middle School, and she is in honors math. Natalie is...
8.2.19 Issue Larry Stoller, a lifelong resident of Spirit Lake, Iowa passed away July 24 at age 63 at Lakes Regional Healthcare/Avera Hospice after a valiant battle with pancreatic cancer. Services were held July 26 at Lakeview Gardens Cemetery in Okoboji, and a...
8.2.19 Issue Esther J. Katleman passed asway on July 19 at age 82 in Omaha. Services were held on July 21 at Temple Israel Cemetery and officiated by Rabbi Brian Stoller. She was preceded in death by her parents, Theresa and Sam Berman. She is survived by her husband,...
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