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October 19, 2012  RSS feed
ADL urges Floridians to ‘Vote No’ on Amendment 8

On Oct. 17, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) emailed more than 40,000 Floridians, urging them to vote no on State Constitutional Amendment 8 — the so-called “religious freedom” proposal.  This email is part of ADL’s vigorous advocacy against Amendment 8, which began in 2011 when this measure was initiated by the Florida Legislature.  More...

Emory apologizes for years of anti-Semitism at dental school

Emory University has issued a formal apology to Jewish dental students who attended the school between 1948 and 1961 and faced anti-Semitism.  More...

Music and art in mix for final weekend of fall Book Festival

Two authors, one who wrote a novel about a painting alleged to have been stolen by Nazis, and another who provides tales of rock stars she got to know as a New York City radio DJ, will be featured at Tampa Jewish Book Festival community events on the weekend of Oct. 27-28. The Book Festival is sponsored by the Tampa JCC.  More...

TPepin’s may open event center at JCC armory site

In the not too distant future, brides and grooms may get married where President John F. Kennedy Jr. spoke and Elvis Presley performed.  More...

World News

Heirs of Nazi-looted ‘The Scream’ want ‘tragic history’ told on MoMA display(JTA)— The heirs of a German- Jewish banker who claim the famous pain...
Sixty years later, recalling the historic agreement for German restitutionNEW YORK – As the founding executive director of the Conference on Je...

Social Services

TJFS November workshop to help parents identify, play to their child’s strengthsTampa Jewish Family Services continues its new monthly workshop for parents...
Kosher Lunch MenusKosher lunches are sponsored by the Hillsborough County Department of Aging...

Culture

6 No BaconScarlett meowing on Broadway
Kristallnacht witness to speak Nov. 8 at Holocaust MuseumAuthor and research professor Sigmund Tobias will recount his memories as a...
Stageworks to perform staged reading of ‘Crossing Delancey’Can an independent, contemporary woman find happiness with a guy from the L...

Obituaries

SAMUEL ELLIOTT FISHMAN,75, of Tampa, died Oct. 12....
BERNARD MARTY HOCHBERG,77, of Tampa, died Oct. 14....
E. PIKE LEVINE,89, of Cincinnati, died Sept. 9....
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