Harriet and Stanley Garfinkle

On Nov. 8, Harriet and Stanley Garfinkle celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Both were born in Washington, D.C., and met in their early teens. They were married at Beth Sholom Congregation and Talmud Torah in Potomac (then located at Eighth and Shepherd streets in D.C.) and have lived nearly all of their married life in… Read More

A unifying wedding

When Olga Zhivov and Carl Chapman got engaged, they knew they wanted to have their wedding in Washington. “We wanted it to be elegant, formal and poetic. We wanted to have an international feel to our wedding,” Zhivov said. “Washington allows you to do that.” Last month, the couple celebrated the first anniversary of their… Read More

Alan and Judith Gann

The children of Alan and Judith Gann proudly announce the 50th wedding anniversary of their parents who were married on June 16, 1963 at Temple Shalom in Medford, Mass.

Anita and Burton Reiner

Anita and Burton Reiner of Bethesda celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 12. The two were married on Aug. 12, 1952, at B’nai Israel Congregation then located in the District (now in Rockville), by Rabbi Henry Segal. A reception and dinner held at the main ballroom of the Mayflower Hotel followed the ceremony.