B’nai Mitzvah – August 2014

Jacob Lawrence Green will be called to the Torah as a bar mitzvah on Aug. 2 at The Temple. Jacob was born on April 28, 2001. His parents are Eric and Shari Green. His grandparents are Wayne and Darlene Green of Birmingham, AL, Albert and Iris Klein of Mobile, AL and the late Mary Rae

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Breaking News

IDF soldier feared captured as ceasefire collapse in Gaza

(JTA) — An Israeli soldier was feared captured Friday, Aug. 1 near Rafah, Israeli media reported, and a ceasefire collapsed in its first hours. The army spokesman said there is a suspicion that the soldier was captured during exchanges of fire between Hamas militants and Israeli troops in the southern Gaza Strip. His family has been

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Around The Town

Reception set at GJCC for CSI’s new assistant rabbi and wife

The community is invited to meet Rabbi Aaron Finkelstein and his wife, Julie Sugar, at a dessert reception at the Gordon Jewish Community center from 3-5 p.m. on Aug. 17.  Rabbi Finkelstein, the new assistant rabbi at Congregation Sherith Israel, joins Rabbi Saul Strosberg and Cantor George Lieberman to officiate at life cycle events, deliver

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