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KOLOT – Purim Party

February 25th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

By Irene Frisch I wasn’t sure I wanted to attend a Purim party hosted by “Hidden Child,” a group of people who, as children in Europe, were hidden in order to escape Nazi persecution. To me, ... Read More


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Abigail Zern graduates vet school

February 25th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

Dr. Abigail (Abby) M. Zern, formerly of West Hartford, recently graduated AVMA-accredited Murdoch University’s School of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery in Perth, Western Australia, specializing in large animals. A graduate of Hall High School in 1999, ... Read More


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Marji Lipshez-Shapiro named interim director of local ADL

February 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

Marji Lipshez-Shapiro has been named interim regional director of the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Connecticut regional office. During her 25-year career with ADL Connecticut, Lipshez-Shapiro has served as associate regional director and director of education. She is ... Read More


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Bethany residents receive state citation

February 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

NEW HAVEN – State Senator Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) recently presented Rachel and Yuval Hamenachem of Bethany with a legislative citation recognizing their 30 years of service to the regional Jewish community as owners and ... Read More


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Marking the centennial of the Joint Distribution Committee

February 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

To mark the 100th anniversary of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC), the world’s leading Jewish humanitarian assistance organization, the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Hartford, the Jewish Federation of ... Read More


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Special Yom Hashoah program in Danielson

February 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

Martin Silver, an American volunteer sailor who helped retrofit a United States Presidential yacht to help smuggle Holocaust survivors to Israel in 1948, will speak at a special Holocaust Memorial Day/Yom Hashoah program hosted by Temple ... Read More


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Lieberman CT Scholarships open for applications

February 18th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

MINNEAPOLIS – The Joe Lieberman Connecticut Scholarship Fund, established to assist outstanding high school seniors from Connecticut who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs, is now open for its third year of student ... Read More


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KOLOT – Birthright Germany: A Return to Dresden

February 11th, 2015 | by LedgerOnline

By Van Wallach Birthright Israel brings young Jews to Israel to build Jewish identity, connections among Jewish communities, and bonds with the people and land of Israel. I’m too old to do Birthright, but this fall ... Read More


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