Sympathy – October 2017 issue

… to the friends and family of West End Synagogue member Ros Shainberg (Feiga Rachel bat Berel Lieb v Peshka). Ros passed away on Sunday night, Aug. 27. For many years she taught an arthritis aquatics class at the Gordon Jewish Community Center. “I love being with the other people – we really have a

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Breaking News

Mayor Carolyn Goodman: ‘Pray for Las Vegas’

Editor’s Note: At end of this story, see statement from Mark Freedman, executive director of Jewish Federation and Jewish Foundation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee. (JTA) — At least 58 people are dead and more than 500 wounded in Las Vegas in the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. The attack took place at a

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Around The Town

Special Oct. 20 Program: Discussing Hate in Our Backyard

The TN Holocaust Commission, The Temple, and the Community Relations Committee of the Jewish Federation of Nashville and Middle Tennessee would like to invite Holocaust Survivors and their families along with members of the community for lunch and discussion regarding the current hate speech and public displays of antisemitism that have recently occurred and are

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