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January 17, 2014  RSS feed
Saving a life
Eckerd student donates stem cells to stranger

The results won’t be known for a while, but on Monday, Jan. 13, Alison Roskoph, an Eckerd College senior and student board president of the college’s Hillel organization, just may have saved the life of a stranger by donating her stem cells to a man with leukemia. More...

Anne Frank’s stepsister to make appearance in St. Pete on Feb. 10

Author and Holocaust survivor Eva Schloss, stepsister and childhood friend of Anne Frank, will speak on Monday evening, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. at the Palladium Theatre in St. Petersburg.   More...

Doc’s run at 20 below elevates quest to conquer all seven continents

When you are running a marathon atop a glacier and it is 20 below zero, it helps to keep a spare change of clothes – to change into when sweat makes your pants freeze.  More...

World News

In hardscrabble villages, Bedouin want recognition, not relocationWADI AL-NAAM, Israel – In this unofficial Bedouin town of 14,000 not ...
News AnalysisIt was December 2005, just five months after Ariel Sharon had completed Isr...
University group passes a resolution critical of Israel, rejects anotherWASHINGTON (JTA) — Delegates to the Modern Language Association&rsquo...

Social Services

Second Annual Gladys Schutz Award Recipient Bettina DodsonIn 2011, Gulf Coast Jewish Family and Community Services established the Gl...
Gulf Coast’s Parent Employment Program Recognized NationallyGulf Coast was recently selected to present its innovative employment progr...
Gulf Coast Toy Drive for Children in NeedThe Holidays are a time of joy, happiness and togetherness....

Culture

Brandon Discovery Center opensMore than 150 community members gathered at The Jewish Discovery Center&rsq...
Dignitaries, speakers, music to highlight Tampa Holocaust remembrance eventRepresentatives from the Italian and Israeli consular offices will be featu...
Brandon physician to lecture on history of Jews in HungaryDr....

Obituaries

DANIEL DEUTSCH,95, of Tampa, died Jan. 10....
EDWARD EARL EPSTEIN,78, of Lutz, died Jan. 8....
MORTON GOULD,95, of Tampa, died Jan. 14....
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