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October 5, 2012  RSS feed
Mah jongg exhibit coming to Jewish Museum of Florida

Enter a room where mah jongg is being played and the first thing you’ll hear are sounds of happiness – laughter and chatter, tiles clacking, and “mah jongg!” cried out by a triumphant winner. People play anywhere four can fit around a table – sometimes even in a swimming pool.  More...

Mah Jongg Mamas Now & Then
Maj jongg-forged friendships endure for South Tampa women

Anyone seeking proof that mah jongg has the power to create lasting friendships need look no further than a group of women in South Tampa.  When the Project Mah Jongg exhibit opens later this month at the Jewish Museum of Florida in Miami Beach, a 2007 Tampa Tribune article about the group, dubbed the Mah Jongg Mamas, will be on display.  More...

JAEDA to teen girls: Financial literacy is key to well-being

Nicole Feld, a woman with sawdust running through her veins, will be the keynote speaker at a financial literacy program for Tampa Bay area teen girls and their mothers.  More...

Siegel to get Humanitarian Award

Todd Siegel, who has made it his mission to create synergies among Jewish community organizations, will be honored with the 2012 Humanitarian Award during the JCC Suncoast’s 29th annual dinner on Wednesday evening, Nov. 14 at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater.  More...

World News

Despite hardships, some Bedouins still feel obligation to serve IsraelRAHAT, Israel – On an August weekday afternoon, 19-year-old Mohammed ...
Judge: D.C. Metro must run ‘Support Israel. Defeat Jihad’ adWASHINGTON (JTA) — The Washington D.C....

Social Services

Pinellas Lion honored at international conferenceEighteen women from the Tampa Bay area, including four from Pinellas County...
Gulf Coast fundraising gala includes auction for ‘experience of a lifetime’The Annual Celebration for Gulf Coast Jewish Family & Community Service...
YAD members build sukkahJonathan and Melanie Bowman, members of the Young Adult Division (YAD) of t...

Culture

Events for all ages to celebrate Superman’s 75thThe Tampa Jewish Community Center&Federationwillcelebrate Superman&rsqu...

Obituaries

ObituariesPEARL SYLVIA AZNEER, 90, of St. Petersburg, died Oct. 3....
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