Lifecycle Celebrations

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

Rabbi Jay Goldstein, Rabbi Aaron Gaber, Dr. Jason Brandt, Dr. Jay Levinson, Dr. Ron Ginsberg, Dr. Mort Mower, Dr. Jim Handa, Dr. Robert Weiss, Dr. Phil Weiner, Marvin Weiner, Nat Strauss, Jeffrey O. Levitt, Sheila Mentz, Janice Gold, Barb Orman, Jenn Quartner, Ferne Kolodner, Gil Sandler, Stan Gumnit, Ron Eisenberg, Bernie Siegel, Kim Levitt, Linda Rutkin, Berryl Speert, Adam Hoffberg.

Also Penny and David Cordish, Herb Wolfson, Phil Golden, Jody Millstone, Emily Jacobs, Miriam and Bob Zadek, Jeffrey Gersh, Terry Watkins, Iris Estep, David Supovitz, Paul Rostolsky, Alex Gutman, Ira Meier, Irv Solomon, Louis Dalsheimer, Justin Kellam, Cousins Ron Gensler and Jamie Meliker.

Happy kids birthday: Jordyn Baylin

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: Gila Olson to Ben Halpern

Marriage: Best wishes for wedded bliss: Michal (Levine) and Dr. Dov Chase

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

A daughter, Alexandra Kravitz, to Brooke Kravitz and Joe Morgan

A son, Benjamin Eli, to Julie and Brett Cohen

A daughter, Avery Ruth, to Randy and Terrell Ennis

Mazel Tov to all!

Anniversary congrats: A whopper gorgeous (diamond plus, plus) 62nd anniversary to Helen and Dr. Armand Gold. An equally gorgeous (diamond) 60th anniversary to Gilda and Harold Resnick.

A 62nd and a 60th anniversary.We all wish Helen and Armand, Gilda and Harold, many more wonderful anniversary celebrations with good health and happiness.

A stunning (emerald) 55th anniversary Aileen and Harold Peremel. A great 53rd anniversary Ilona and Larry Robinson, Mr. and Mrs. Herb Kasoff. Celebrating their (golden) big 5-0 half century anniversary Joyce and Arnold Sapperstein.

A lovely (sapphire) 45th anniversary Lee and Mel Mintz. An enjoyable 44th anniversary Rheta and Barry Schloss, and Paullette and Jay Pollack. An equally enjoyable 43rd anniversary Dr. and Mrs. Gary Cohen, top Doc Hematology/Oncology. A very happy 42nd anniversary Margaret and Art Gold. A lovely (ruby) 40th anniversary Bonnie and Pete Engel.

A very happy 28th anniversary Stacy and Herb Fried. A wonderful 27th anniversary Shellye and Steve Gilden.

Celebrating their (silver) 25th quarter century anniversary Viv and Eddie Stringer. A very happy 24th anniversary Susie and Dr. Charles (Chuck) Mann, Barb and Mark Gitomer.

Happy anniversary also Betsy and Dr. Stacy Berner, Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Penn.

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 under-30 social columnists:

Happy double-digit birthday: Trever Weiner

Bar Mitzvah: Mazel Tov, Jason Straus, Ethan Cherry, Jacob Rabinovich

Happy young adult birthdays: Eden Silver, Rachel Allen, Morgan Hoffman.

Happy 20 something and under-30 birthdays: Carly Feldman, Marissa Friedman, Tanasha Cook.

Happy milestone birthdays everyone!

Reminder: Sunday, Feb. 2, is Groundhog Day. Will the groundhog see it's shadow? Will we have continued freezing cold weather or is spring soon to come? Hopefully, spring!

Memo: Shabbat candle-lighting time, Friday evening January 31st, is 5:05 p.m.

Have and enjoy a terrific week everyone. Yes, everyone!