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October 22, 2010  RSS feed
Young Adult Divisions to host Happy Hour prior to kick-off

The Young Adult Divisions of the Jewish Federation of Pinellas & Pasco Counties and Tampa Jewish Federation will join together to host a happy hour reception immediately preceding the federations’ first ever Joint Campaign Kick-off event on Nov. 17.   More...

Ever imagine a high school football announcer saying: ‘Today there will be two anthems’?

SAN DIEGO, CA — The snack bar is always kosher and the games are never on Friday night. The roster is packed with names like Adam, Isaac, Benjamin and Micah, with an Ori, Ethan, Yuval and Noam thrown in. The players huddle to say the Sh’ma before taking the field; the quarterback calls the plays in Hebrew.   More...

Group-written Torah cracks glass ceiling

SEATTLE — It took seven years to write and just a few days to sew together, but on Oct. 15 the first Torah scroll written entirely by a group of women was attached to its wooden poles and declared complete.   The ceremony was held at Seattle’s Kadima Reconstructionist Community, which sponsored the project.   More...

College scholarships are new focus of Eatroff endowment

Jewish students in Hillsborough County have a new option in obtaining scholarship money for four years of college, including tuition, fees, and room and board.   More...

World News

IDF soldiers to be blocked from social media sites JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israel’s army will block its soldiers’...
Israeli bill would prevent Palestinian tour guides JERUSALEM (JTA) — A proposed Knesset bill would ban Arabs from easte...
Briefly Chilean miners invited to visit Israel JERUSALEM — Israel’s...

Social Services

Medical ethics course set in Tampa, Brandon, Lakeland The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute, an arm of Chabad Lubavitch, will prese...
Kosher Lunch Menus Kosher lunches are sponsored by the Hillsborough County Department of Ag...

Culture

St. Petersburg artist to show ‘Art Not Hate’ exhibit in Tampa A special traveling exhibit titled “Art Not Hate,” featuring S...
Event pays homage to Holocaust era musicians The Tampa Ameet Chapter of Hadassah has joined with the Carrollwood Cultur...
‘Wedding brunch’ with Miss Manners Judith Martin, also known as Miss Manners, will highlight her latest book,...

Obituaries

LOIS SHEAR FRANK, LOIS SHEAR FRANK, 80, of Tampa, died Oct. 20....
SARA L. KRONE, SARA L. KRONE, 82, of Tampa, died Oct. 20....
MARK MORRIS SHINE, MARK MORRIS SHINE, 93, of Tampa, died Oct. 14....
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