Scholars-In-Residence: March 27-28, Young Israel of Century City – Rabbi Moshe Taragin, Rosh Yeshivat Har Etzion in Gush Etzion for the last 20 years. He also teaches at the Stella K. Abraham Beit Midrash for Women and the author of an internet Shiur on Talmudic Methodology.
Solidarity With Israel: Every year, Yavneh’s Students Against Terrorism, a school in Dallas, TX, hosts a 3-on-3 charity basketball tournament to support an organization in Israel. This year, the 13th Annual Points for Peace Tournament will be held on Sunday, March 29th to once again demonstrate solidarity with Israel. This year they hope to raise $50,000 for The Koby Mandell Foundation whose goal is to create a Jewish response to the impact of terror and tragedy.
Mazel Tov – Births: Jarret and Erica Adelson, a daughter.
Mazel Tov – Bar Mitzvahs: Mordechai Landesman, son of Rabbi Raphael and Cindy Landesman.
LA JOLLA, CALIFORNIA
Mazel Tov-Births: Alex and Devora Gipsman,a daughter (Grandparents Marc and Felicia Gipsman).
Mazel Tov Engagements: Jack Maizel to Deborah Watkins…Nivah Nadel, daughter of Russell Nadel and Renee Kaplan-Nadl to Ariel Gad…Amy Pamensky, daughter of Martin and Beverly Pamensky to Ryan Kasner.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA
Mazel Tov – Births: Hillel and Tova Nadler of Chicago, a daughter(Grandparents Dr. Isaac and Geri Wiener)…Yanky and Basya Inzlicht, a son (Grandparents Michael and Suri Kest)..Surli and Chanale Gottesman, a son (Grandparents Rabbi Shlomo and Bella Gottesman)…Dan and Chaya Berkovitz, a son (Grandparents Moshe and Ilana Berkovitz; Boaz McNabb and Sheina Gilbert)…Shmueli and Devorah Friedman, a daughter (Grandparents Avraham and Chani Klafter)…Dovy and Mimi Sales, a daughter…Yossi and Rina Weldler, a son (Grandparents Alan and Marilyn Rich)…Mordi and Suri Adelist, a daughter (Grandparents Shaul and Mila Raigorodsky)…Saadya and Chaya Kaufmann, a son (Gandparents Reuven and Chana Nathanson)…Sruli and Aliza Schochet, a son…Avida and Sharon Giloh, a son….Lavie and Amanda Klein, a son (Grandparents Shmuel and Tzipora Klein; Yitzchak and Ahuva Shapiro; Great-Grandparents Yehuda and Helena Wintner…Rabbi Eliezer and Shevy Krawiec, a son…Duddy and Rochele Elbogen, a son (Grandparents Rabbi Shraga and Rozzie Wax)…Daniel and Tamara Lorenzi of Israel, a son (Grandparents Effy and Marietta Nissim)…Edon and Shani Hirt, a daughter (Grandparents Sam and Diana Hirt; Fred and Clarisse Schlesinger)…Anthony and Melissa Krinsky, a son….Yosef and Hadassah Persin of Lakewood, a son (Grandparents Yosef and Judith Stolz)…Yitzchak and Ahuva Diamant, a son (Grandparents Rabbi Daniel and Shulie Taban)…
Chezzy and Devora Vogel, a son (Grandparents Moshe and Shkedia Berman…Arash and Rona Lalezary, a daughter…Sharooz and Yael Eshaghian, a daughter…Yoni and Adi Genish, a daughter (Grandparents Chaim and Ketty Genish)…Dr. Scott and Eliza Silver, a son ( Grandparents Dr. Alan and Judy Silver of Tarzana, Ca).
Mazel Tov – Bas Mitzvahs: Sivan Karz, daughter of Gary and Sarit Karz… Avigayl Abraham, daughter of Michael and Yisca Abraham.
Mazel Tov – Engagements: Tali Cohen, daughter of Baruch and Adina Cohen to Yechiel Hertz of Monsey, NY…Berel Thalaler to Leora Field of N. Miami Beach, FL…Sima Piperno, daughter of Oscar & Miriam Piperno to Ephraim Manshari of Melbourne, AU…Adam Rhodes, son of Robert and Karen Rhodesto Elisa Zisblatt of Sharon, MA…Katriel Sigala, son of Uriel and Miriam Sigala to Tiferet Shacham of Miami, FL…Yaakov Freeman, son of Chaim and Shari Freeman to Batsheva Myers of Flatbush, NY…Rena Markman, daughter of Rabbi Aryeh and Rochel Markman toDovid Skydell of NY.
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA
Mazel Tov – Births: Aaron and Jessica Wolff of Israel, a daughter (Grandparents Alberto and Mazu Attia; Great Grandmother Janice Attia)…Michael and Liat Kinori, two daughters…Chaim and Denise Mark of Yerushalayim, a daughter (Grandparents Dr. Robert and Judy Kelin).
Mazel Tov – Bar Mitzvah: Tzivya Rosenberg, son of Eddie and Vicki Rosenberg…Elie Kemp, son of Anne Arenson and Louis Kemp