Lifecycle 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.

Richard Udoff, a very involved prestigious past Maryland State Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander. Plus Dr. Ron Surdin, Leonard Attman, Steve Sweren, Dr. Lois Schuster, Rabbi Deborah Wechsler, Joyce Lippens whose daughter Jennifer, recently received special recognition for her outstanding Nursing in the O.R. at Franklin Square Hospital. More birthday celebrants, Arlene Mazer, Margie Warres, Kim Levitt, Lynn Kapiloff, Marcy Snow, Mark Dorenfeld, Cliff Essman, Alvin Friedman, Sharon Berman, Shirley Goodman, Robyn Sobol, Sharon Demb, Aliza Rothenberg, Sharon Rose.


And, Sam Stone, Ted Cornblatt, Barry Snyder, Paul Jaworski, Jesse Cohen, Bob Altenburger, Cynthia Topolski, Iris Keyser, Sonia Friedman, Jody Grodnitzky, Florence Simon, Barb Fox, Darlene Israel, Joe Omansky, Barry Brook, Jonathan Mayer, Darlene Siegel, Will Friedman, Eli Eisenberg, Marguerite Limansky, Joan Posner and Ashley Barrash.

Happy kids birthdays:


Skylar Attman, Tyler Weinstein, Anna Shpritz, Stella Caplan

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:

Molly Mazala to Andy Ziegelstein


Best wishes for wedded bliss:

Ashley (Maadeaux) and Joshua Sweren


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

A daughter, Elizabeth Rose, to Marina and Alon Altman

A son, Zachary Myles, to Kim and Jason Wynn


Mazel Tov to everyone! Enjoy with oodles of hugs and kisses.

Anniversary congrats:

A whopper fab milestone (platinum) plus, plus 73rd anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Lou Bluefeld, now living in Florida. A half century ago they were a leading kosher caterer (Bluefelds) in our Pikesville/Northwest area. A whopper gorgeous (diamond) 60th anniversary Martha and Stan Weiman.

A 73rd anniversary and a 60th anniversary, fantabulous!

We all wish the Bluefelds, Martha and Stan, many, many more wonderful anniversary celebrations with good health and happiness.

A great 59th anniversary Annette and Joe Cooper. A lovely (emerald) 55th anniversary Joyce and George Goodman. A fab (triple chai) 54th anniversary Dr's Lois and Marvin Schuster. A great 53rd anniversary also to Judy and Fred Zimmerman. A wonderful 52nd anniversary Nadine and Ray Weinstein.,Celebrating their (golden) big 5-0 half century anniversary Deb and Stephen Weiss.

A fab 49th anniversary Diane and Dr. Stan Zweback. A very happy 41st anniversary Sally and Byrl Hendler. An attractive (ruby) 40th anniversary Sue and Leslie Gladstone.

An enjoyable 39th anniversary Mr. andMrs. Benjy Green. A very happy 31st anniversary Sharon and Robb Bloom, Carol and John Hess.

A wonderful 23rd anniversary Stacy and Herb Fried. An equally wonderful 22nd anniversary Lori and Gordon Lawless. And, a wonderful 21st anniversary Robin and Ken Goldberg.

Happy anniversary also Judi and Bernie Cataldo, Rose Marie and Harry Zbar.

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 20 something and-30 social columnists:

Happy double digit birthdays: Ella Millen, Jacob Passen, Spencer Brickman

Bat Mitzvah: Mazel Tov, Hannah Smelkinson

Happy young adult birthdays: Alyssa Berman, Max Wendell, Matt Lipsey

Happy 20 something and -30 birthdays: My sister, Taylor Stern, now studying her second semester of this year in college in "warm and hot with a fab suntan" in India! Yes, India. No Artic freezing blistery cold weather for her this semester. Fantastic!

More 20 plus birthday celebrants: Erin Levitas, Shoshana Torn, Shira Mendelsohn, Adrian Rabin, Megan Dickman, Alex Stevens, Mikel Wilner, Ryan Kromsky, Ben Greenberg, Ethan Hurwitz, Jordan Germershausen.

Holidays: Remember, this Friday, Feb. 14 is Valentine's - "Sweethearts" - Day! Do not forget mom and dad, grandparents and those you love. Enjoy the day everyone!

Memo: Shabbat candle-lighting time, Friday evening, is 5:22 p.m.

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

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