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6 Degrees (no Bacon): Jewish celebrity roundup

Portman helping Syrians HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (JTA)-We didn't think it was possible, but Natalie Portman has gone and inspired us yet again. This time, The Times of Israel reports, the actress, director...

 

Bar Mitzvah - Alexander Dylan Bishop

Alexander Dylan Bishop, son of Missy Ward-Spaulding, Beaudon Spaulding and Paul Bishop of Longwood, Fla., will be called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at Congregation Beth...

 

Hundreds attend annual communitywide Shabbat

More than 300 people filled the Temple Beth-El for the 31st annual communitywide Sabbath service. Most of the other synagogues were closed and the congregants all came together to pray as one. Gloria...

 

Scene Around

Stayin' alive'... Stayin' alive'... No... I'm not referring to the famous movie "Saturday Night Fever" with actor, JOHN TRAVOLTA, strutting down the street. Rather, this article is about the new...

 
 By Ben Sales    News    February 14, 2014

Anne Heyman's legacy lives on in Rwanda

AGAHOZO-SHALOM YOUTH VILLAGE, Rwanda (JTA)-Anne Heyman's death during a horse-riding competition in Palm Beach, Fla., on Jan. 31 shocked and devastated many in the Jewish world. But it was Heyman's...

 

JCC's Rosen campus let it snow and so much more

On Jan. 26, the 5th Annual Winter Festival at the Jewish Community Center's Jack and Lee Rosen campus featured a snow park, sledding, rides, inflatables, games, character experiences, interactive...

 

Seeking kin: What's in a name? How about a family reunion

The "Seeking Kin" column aims to help reunite long-lost relatives and friends. BALTIMORE (JTA)-For Rich Lindemon III, the brunch for six that Benita Schwartzman hosted in her Baltimore townhouse was...

 

Countering terrorism-the right approach and solutions

On a chilly Thursday night while most of Orlando residents were at home keeping warm, Wallace Bruschweiler was connecting the dots on terrorist cell operations from the 1970s to today. Seventy people...

 

Weekly roundup of world briefs from JTA

Virginia Beach students to make up school on Saturdays (JTA)-Virginia Beach City public schools will have classes on three Saturdays to make up for days lost from a major snowstorm last month. "We hope our community could be reassured that our...

 

Pearls of the Pavilion help enhance lives

The Jewish Pavilion Pearl donors are generous with their time and resources. On Jan. 23, Lynn Minkow hosted the Pearls event and organized a fashion presentation. Close to 50 women enjoyed a gourmet...

 

JFS' healthy eating, cancer risk event

The first Sharsheret event of the year, Jewish Family Services Orlando is sponsoring a workshop with Kathleen R. Morgan, MSN, FNP, NP-C, who will share the skills of mindful eating and how eating certain foods may help reduce the risk of cancer. The...

 

New Jewish topics class at Kinneret

Sponsored by the Jewish Pavilion, residents of the Kinneret apartments are enjoying a new Jewish topics class and discussion monthly that are delving into many diverse subjects—from Jewish theological thoughts on reincarnation to what are the...

 

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