Celebrations for September 7, 2016

Shelley and Todd Engel of Columbia announce the engagement of their daughter Jayme Engel to Staff Sgt. Justin Boling of Jeffersonville, Ind. Jayme is the granddaughter of Mickey and Sheila Myers and Lois Engel, all of Silver Spring, and the late Norman Engel. A New Year’s Eve wedding is planned. Dr. Herbert Block of Silver… Read More

Celebrations for August 31, 2016

Rachel Meira Friedman, daughter of Amy and Michael, will become a bat mitzvah on Sept. 3 at Congregation Olam Tikvah in Fairfax. She will read Torah from parashat Re’eh. Rachel is an eighth grader at Gesher Jewish Day School. For her bat mitzvah project, Rachel has been collecting donations for and organizing groups to volunteer… Read More

Celebrations for June 20

Jodi and Bruce Kanner of Darnestown announce the marriage of their daughter Kimberly Holly to Mark Andrew Galiette, son of Ruth and John Galiette of Watertown, Conn. The wedding took place May 29 at The Riverview in Simsbury, Conn., and was officiated by Rabbi Michael Pincus of Congregation Beth Israel in Hartford, Conn. The bride… Read More

Celebrations for June 8

Gregory and Laurie Wood of Silver Spring and Shim and Debbie Kurtz of Silver Spring announce the engagement of their children Robert Sherman-Wood to Danielle Kurtz.  Danielle has been working as an autism specialist, and is in her last year of earning a master’s degree in museum studies at Johns Hopkins University. Robert left for… Read More

Celebrations for June 1, 2016

Rachael (Love) and David Abramson announce the birth of their son, Ari Hudson, on Feb. 28 in Rockville. Sharing in their happiness are his grandparents, Wendy and Danny Abramson of Olney and Maria and Jeffery Love of Bryn Mawr, Pa. Ari Hudson is the great-grandson of Hinda Exler and the late Herbert Exler, Miriam Abramson… Read More

Celebrations & Community

Celebrations DR. DANIEL AND SUSAN Marder of Silver Spring announce the marriage of their son, Jacob Marder, to Tamar Boussina. The wedding ceremony will be held on April 3 in Sacramento, Calif. Rabbi Alan Levinson will officiate. Tamar is the daughter of Touraj and Kathy Boussina of San Carlos, Calif. Jacob is the grandson of… Read More