Articles by Staff Writer


0

Neveh Shalom’s Pink Shabbat Soirée and Kabbalat Shabbat-Feb. 16, 2024

Staff Writer Please join Congregation Neveh Shalom this Friday for a very special Pink Shabbat Soiree. Friday February 16 Pink Shabbat Soirée, 5:15pm Shabbat Services, 6:15pm   Raise a Glass, Raise Awareness! Everyone is invited to join us prior to our service for our Pink Shabbat Soirée, with light refreshments and a glass of rosé. Click here to register….

0

Oregon Jewish Community Foundation Welcomes Sonia Marie Leikam as Director of Outreach

The Oregon Jewish Community Foundation (OJCF) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Sonia Marie Leikam as its new Director of Outreach. In this pivotal role, Sonia Marie will play a crucial part in advancing OJCF’s mission by fostering connections with prospective fundholders. Sonia Marie brings a wealth of experience to her new position, having…

0

StandWithUs Launches the StandWithUs Center for Legal Justice

Since October 7, antisemitism on and around the Ohio State University’s (OSU) campus has run the gamut from antisemitic verbal taunts and threats directed at OSU Jewish students, antisemitic and threatening graffiti in classrooms and other facilities, removal of posters of kidnapped Israelis, and outright physical assault of Jewish students. StandWithUs alleges that OSU has…

0

Geffen Mesher Names Three New Shareholders

Geffen Mesher recently announced that Anne Tankersley, Paige Lukens, and Rachel Henrichs had each been promoted to shareholder at the firm. The CEO of Geffen Mesher Michael Rompa noted: “Anne Tankersley, Paige Lukens, and Rachel Henrichs have successfully advised our clients for years. They exemplify stewardship, mentorship, and we are honored to welcome these three…

0

“The Sound of Settling”, a rock’n roll novel by our contributing writer,Tara Dublin is available now.

    Our contributing writer Tara Dublin recently self-published her debut novel, THE SOUND OF SETTLING, A Rock and Roll Love Story, to rave 5-star reviews and reader demands for a sequel and streaming series. It is a fun read. Inspired by Tara’s real-life ultimate “meet-cool” with Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters in 2001, THE SOUND…

0

Oregon representatives oppose ceasefire, support Israel

As calls for a ceasefire mount in the conflict in Israel and Gaza, Oregon state representatives are making it clear that they support Israel and stand against the genocidal terrorist group Hamas. Representatives Shelly Boshart Davis (R, Albany), Cyrus Javadi (R, Tillamook), and Boomer Wright (R, Florence) issued the following statement: “After meeting with the…

0

2024 PORTLAND JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL: NATHAN-ISM AND THE ANNE FRANK GIFT SHOP

Saturday, January 13 | 7pm Gold Lead Sponsor: Mittleman Jewish Community Center and Portland Jewish Academy Community Partner: Reboot and Eastside Jewish Commons Nathan-ism: At the end of World War II, Nathan Hilu, the son of Syrian Jewish immigrants to New York received a life-changing assignment from the U.S. Army: to guard the top Nazi war criminals at the Nuremberg…