Chaya Rappoport This recipe originally appeared on The Nosher. If I’m hosting brunch, it’s a pretty sure bet that I’ll make shakshuka. Saucy, spicy and runny with egg, it’s a universally beloved dish that, to its credit (and my eternal disappointment), never... read more
Ronnie Fein This article originally appeared on The Nosher. Back in the 1980s, when polenta was the hot new item on restaurant menus, I was eager to try it. I knew it was a traditional Italian dish, but it was foreign to everyone else, including me. I bought a package... read more
Esther Katz JCC Dance and Cultural Arts Director In 2008 a dream was born and in 2019 it finally came true. Sometimes we don’t realize how lucky we truly are. This community we live in and the community we are connected to are two incredibly special places. In 2008,... read more
We, the Friends of Partnership2Gether: Western Galilee and the Central Area Consortium ( including the Jewish Federation of Omaha) express our support and solidarity with the Jewish community of Omaha at this time of the desecration of the Jewish cemetery of Temple... read more
We in the Temple Israel community, like so many others in Omaha and across the country, are saddened, angered, and disgusted by the vandalism of our congregational cemetery. On Tuesday, Nov. 5, it was discovered that approximately 50 headstones had been toppled or... read more
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5.1.2020 Issue Jenni Elizabeth Pozmantier and Zachary David Muskin were married Saturday, Feb. 8, 6:15 p.m. at Brazos Hall in Austin, Texas. The ceremony was officiated by Rabbi Adrienne Scott. Jenni is the daughter of Janet and Jeff Pozmantier of Houston, Texas. She...
5.1.2020 Issue Harriett “Sue” Meyers passed away on April 20 at age 85. A private burial was held at Temple Israel Cemetery. She was preceded in death by her husband David J. Meyers, and parents William and Claire Wolkoff. She is survived by her three sons and...
5.1.2020 Issue Jordan Lagman passed away on April 13 at home in North Hollywood, CA. Services were held on April 16 at Mt. Sinai Cemetary in Hollywood Hills, CA and were officiated by Rabbi Mark S. Goodman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ida and Sol Lagman...
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