Community Celebrations

A very happy and a few belated birthday greetings to family, friends, co-workers, neighbors and community, also a sprinkling of kids and seniors:

Fran Carson, Dottie Finkelstein, Diane Zimmerman, Lil Weinberg, Vicky Understein, Jeffrey Shargel, Rob Fleishman, Charles McConville, Dr. Steve Adashek, Dr. Arnold Feldman, Dr. Jerry Buxbaum, Barbara Herman, Trudy Magarill, Ilona Robinson, Amy Shuman, Dave Swirnow, Robert Schaftel, Si Kalkeron.


Also Marlene Pachino, Diane Zimmerman, Sylvia Nathanson, Don Silver, Richard Rynd, Marty Bass, Larry Katz, Gary Stern, Jerry Katz, Naomi Hoffman, Cathy Strasnick, Debora Artigas, Henry Belsky, Marty Seltzer, Nelson Hyman, Bruce Harris, Eliot Glaser, Amy Samay, Paula Himeles, Leslie Goldstein, Marty Liss, Arnold Plant, Tony Perlman, Howard Koeppel, Curt Karpovick, Brian Becker, Steven Levene, Walter Becker, Joe Waranch.

Happy centenarian birthday to Emily Velelli, 100 years young. Our community and this columnist wish Emily a fab centenarian birthday, with many more wonderful birthday celebrations with good health and happiness.


Happy kids birthdays Jordyn Venick, Price Hill, Ray Schneider, Ethan Goldman, Reid Swirnow.

Happy, happy birthday to each and everyone including those not listed celebrating birthdays this week/month.

Hope you all enjoyed oodles of ice cream, cake and goodies.

Engagement congrats:

Julie Satisky to Andrew Attman


Best wishes for wedded bliss: Jamie (Wagenheim) and Jeffrey Gamerman.


Welcome to this trio of adorable, precious, new bundles of joy:

A daughter, Zoey Sawyer, to Rachel and Paul Mackie

A son, Liam Robert, to Diane and Bjorn Quaden

A daughter, Tysie Shore, to Elizabeth and David Hurwitz


Mazel Tov to all.

Anniversary congrats:

A whopper (platinum) 70th anniversary Dixie and Dave Berenson. A gorgeous (diamond) 60th anniversary Estalee and Norm Levin.

A 70th and a 60th. We all would like to wish Dixie and Dave, Estalee and Norm, many, many more wonderful anniversary celebrations with good health and happiness.

A stunning (emerald) 55th anniversary Dr. and Mrs. Mel Kopilnick, Harriet and Dave Finkelstein. A fab 52nd anniversary Judy and Rabbi Don Gluckman. An equally fab 51st anniversary Dr. and Mrs. Lyndell Schwartz, Paula and Paul Hollinger. Ringing in their (golden) big 5-0 half century anniversary Joyce and Lee Barnstein.

An attractive (sapphire) 45th anniversary Joanne and Mark Yolken, Terry and Elliott Langbaum, Dianne and Stuart Newborn. A lovely (ruby) 40th anniversary Abby and Stephen Lazinsky.

A pretty (coral) 35th anniversary Gloria and Lincoln Frank. An enjoyable 33rd anniversary Cantor Ann and Joel Sacks. An attractive (pearl) 30th anniversary Suzanne and Dan Goldberger.

Avery happy 27th anniversary Jaci and Bobby Friedlander. An equally very happy 23rd anniversary Linda and John Elias, An equally very happy 22nd anniversary Suzanne and William Keeney.

Happy anniversary also Orly and Joe Mondell, Patsy and Tony Perlman.

Happy anniversary to all of the above and to those celebrating anniversaries not listed.

May you all enjoy many, many more wonderful anniversary simchas and a lifetime of wedded bliss. L'Chaim.

Shannon and Taylor Stern, tween/teen, young adult and -30 social columnists:
Happy double-digit birthday: Ashley Puritz
Bat Mitzvah: Mazel Tov, Larah Weinstein, Haley Fogelson, Marissa Carr
Bar Mitzvah: Mazel Tov, Alexander Wienner, Avi Berman, Ezra Suldan, Noah Berman
Happy young adult birthdays: Ilan Komrad, Ben Seiden, Matt Schwartz
Happy 20-something and under-30 birthdays Allison Zangwell, Penina Kozlovsky, Corey Seidel, Scott Weisman, Shimmy Nabozny
Happy birthday to all the double digit, young adult, 20 something and under-30 birthday celebrants not listed.
Happy milestone birthday's everyone.
Reminder: Sept. 11 is the 12th anniversary of the horrific terrorist attack/destruction of the World Trade Center and Twin Towers in New York.
Friday evening, Sept. 13 Yom Kippur begins at sunset through Saturday, Sept. 14th when "The Book of Life is closed for the year" Again, may everyone be inscribed in the "Book of Life" with good health and happiness.

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