December 1, 2017

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Tidewater women celebrate community, leadership, and joy

Janet Mercadante, 2018 Women’s Cabinet chair, welcomed more than 75 participants to the 2018 Lion-Tikva Chai luncheon on Thursday, Nov. 9. In her opening remarks, she thanked each one for their part in the successes of past campaigns. She shared the current state of the campaign and thanked them in advance for the work that [...]

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December 1, 2017

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What do cars, babies, and donuts have in common?

Local Jewish entrepreneurs participated on a panel, Conversations: Perspectives on Leadership, Success and Community, on Wednesday, Nov. 8, for United Jewish Federation of Tidewater’s Society of Professionals. The gathering, sponsored by Insco Insurance and moderated by Danny Rubin, featured Nathan Drory, president of Charles Barker Automotive; Dr. Holly Puritz, OB/GYN and president of The Group [...]

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December 1, 2017

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Veterans honored at annual ceremony

Tidewater Jewish Foundation held their 8th annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony and Service on Friday, Nov. 10 at the Sandler Family Campus. The annual event was attended by close to 100 community members, and was a beautiful tribute to those who have served the United States of America. Colonel David P. Blake, the morning’s featured speaker, [...]

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December 1, 2017

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Light up the night with Latke Palooza

A grand community-wide Hanukkah party Wednesday, Dec 13, 5:30–7:30 pm Reba and Sam Sandler Family Campus Dinner, holiday-themed activities, and a Mister G concert With Hanukkah nearly here, the 5th Annual Family Latke Palooza promises activities for all ages to enjoy. Mister G, a leading figure in the world of children’s music, will get the young [...]

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December 1, 2017

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Quilting for a good cause

The generosity and good spirit of the Ohef Sholom Temple Tzedakah Quilting Group can be seen through Thursday, Dec. 14 at the Sandler Family Campus. That’s because the group’s quilts are on display, brightly decorating the Cardo. After the exhibit, Jewish Family Service will distribute the quilts to families and people in need for Hanukkah. [...]

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December 1, 2017

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Wine Time

2012 Karmei Yosef Winery Bravdo Shiraz Judean Hills, Israel Dark chocolate has radicalized me. But, this is not about chocolate. As a highly untrained wine wonk, I am going to tell you about an Israeli wine I have been blessed with tasting. Bravdo Shiraz 2012 This is a delicious, big, bold red, pretty dry wine. [...]

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December 1, 2017

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Happy Hanukkah!

Hanukkah, Jewish News December 4, 2017

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