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August 10, 2018  RSS feed
Bar/Bat Mitzvahs

Gracie Jane Joslyn

Gracie Jane Joslyn daughter of Jayme and Ty Joslyn of St. Petersburg, will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Temple Beth-El in St. Petersburg.  More...

Andrew David Siegel

Andrew David Siegel, son of Rick and Sarah Siegel of Seminole, will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Temple B’nai Israel in Clearwater.  A seventh-grade student at Seminole Middle School, Andrew is in the gifted program. He enjoys the robotics club, playing ice hockey, fishing, kayaking and most outdoor things.  More...

Irma wreacks havoc on B’not Mitzvah plans

Nearly a year ago Tampa Bay area residents were warily watching Hurricane Irma’s projected track and debating whether to flee or hunker down. But four families also fretted how the massive storm would impact their daughter’s Bat Mitzvahs.  Each had a different, memorable tale to tell.  More...

Tears, then poise, then a dash to Atlanta

As Hurricane Irma skirted Cuba, many Floridians were on edge, waiting for its long-anticipated turn to the north and wondering which region of the state would get hit hardest. It was already one of the most powerful hurricanes on record and had left a deadly trail through islands in the Caribbean. More...

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