Celebrations for Aug. 31, 2017

Lauren Stein, a Rockville native, has been promoted to executive vice president, drama development, for Sony Pictures Television Studios. She will lead the development of scripted programming for drama series, working across all broadcast, cable and streaming platforms. Rebecca Friedland and Joel Finbloom were married on Aug. 20 at Deloach Vineyards in Santa Rosa, Calif…. Read More

Celebrations for July 13, 2017

Bruce and Carol Targoff of Potomac celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 28 with their family and loved ones: daughters Lauren Targoff Abrams of Clarksburg, Janel Targoff Yablon (Gary) of Brunswick and Rebecca Targoff Simpson (Tim) of Pooleville; grandaughters Sydney Yablon, Madison Yablon, Delaney Yablon and Sweet Caroline Simpson; and grandsons Noah B. Abrams,… Read More

Celebrations for June 22, 2017

Samuel Joseph Edwards will celebrate his bar mitzvah on June 24 at B’nai Israel Congregation in Rockville. A rising eighth-grader at Julius West Middle School, Samuel is the son of Beth Panitz and Michael Edwards and the grandson of Suzanne and the late Stephen Edwards and Sylvia and Bernard Panitz, both of blessed memory. For… Read More

Celebrations for May 25, 2017

Kate David, daughter of Will and Marty David, will become a bat mitzvah on May 27 at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue in Washington. Kate lives with her parents and younger sister in Vienna, Va. As a bat mitzvah at Machar, the Washington Congregation for Secular Humanistic Judaism, Kate’s service will blend Jewish customs with… Read More