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Fern Leibowitz purchases Either Ore Hilltop

May 25, 2018

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A native New Yorker, Fern Leibowitz always was attracted to jewelry. While working as a CPA in New York City where she had contacts with wholesale jewelers, that attraction continue to grow. In Virginia Beach, Leibowitz followed her jewelry passion and went to work at Either Ore Jewelers. After working at the store for 13 [...]

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman

May 25, 2018

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman’s article on Israel’s 70th Anniversary, which was published in the Virginian-Pilot, was inserted into the Congressional Record by Congressman Scott Taylor. Dr. Zoberman is the founding rabbi of Congregation Beth Chaverim and Honorary Senior Rabbi Scholar at Eastern Shore Chapel Episcopal Church.

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Erin Ashley McGrattan

May 4, 2018

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Erin Ashley McGrattan on her conversion to Judaism. Her family and friends are so proud of her.

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‘The Band’s Visit’ gets 11 Tony nominations

May 4, 2018

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The Band’s Visit, about a troupe of Egyptian musicians that winds up in a tiny Israeli village, garnered 11 Tony nominations, including for best musical. The musical, based on a popular 2007 film of the same name directed by Israel’s Eran Kolirin, also scooped up nominations for best original score, best book of a musical, [...]

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Plenty of mazel tovs to go around on birth of #RoyalBaby

May 4, 2018

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Although the British royal family presumably does not speak a word of Hebrew, there were plenty of mazel tovs to go around after the announcement that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, aka Prince William and Kate Middleton, welcomed the arrival of a baby boy. The baby born Monday, April 23 is the third child [...]

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Jared Berklee on his graduation from Cape Henry Collegiate

April 20, 2018

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I have had the pleasure of having Jared Berklee in my advisory the past four years…watching him grow from a young and curious freshman into a compassionate, hard-working leader. I have no doubt Jared will leave a positive mark on the world. Interested in pursuing business management with the hopes of going into the marketing [...]

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Elliot Warsof

March 23, 2018

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Elliot Warsof, who was the recipient of the Bob Reinhard Campaign Award from the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond on Thursday, March 22. Warsof is a graduate of the University of Miami and a real estate broker for S.L. Nusbaum Realty Co. He is a board member of the Jewish Community Federation of Richmond and [...]

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman

March 2, 2018

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman, founding rabbi of Congregation Beth Chaverim, whose article God’s Divinity and Human Dignity Are Indivisible, is included in a newly published book, Sacred Journeys: Ecumenical Perspectives on Spiritual Care. Edited by Dr. Michael J. Kurtz, the book is published by WestBow Press in both hard and soft cover. Zoberman is the [...]

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman

February 2, 2018

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Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman, founding rabbi of Congregation Beth Chaverim, whose article on President Trump’s Jerusalem Declaration was inserted into the Congressional Record by Congressman Scott Taylor. Rabbi Zoberman also was the keynote speaker at the 25th anniversary celebration of Prince William County Human Rights Commission in Woodbridge, Va. during Dr. Martin Luther King weekend. [...]

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Fay and Charles Silverman

December 18, 2017

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Fay and Charles Silverman on the birth of their first grandchild, Frederick Quinn Silverman. Born November 17, 2017 to Sam and Nicole Silverman of Columbus, Ga., he is the nephew of Paul (PJ) Silverman. His grandparents are “thrilled, proud, and over the moon!”

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