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Hadassah President Shines at local fundraiser

Marcie Natan, recently selected as national president of Hadassah, was a prominent guest at the Shining Starfundraiser for the New Orleans Chapter of the women’s Zionist organization on Sunday, April 22.

The local chapter organized a fashion show with members and male associate members serving as models to highlight the...
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Jewish Hero is Randy Gold of Atlanta

The Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) have selected Randy Goldof Atlanta, GA, as the 2011 Jewish Community Hero of the Year. Nominations from across the nation were made and online votes were cast over the course of the months-long campaign.

 

A panel of judges...
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Anshe Sfard welcomes Rabbi David Polsky

Rabbi David Polsky flashes a toothy grin inside the sanctuary of Congregation Anshe Sfard. Born in New York’s Upper West Side and a resident of the Big Apple for most of his 33 years, he is newly arrived in the Big Easy preparing to take on duties as the first...
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Cirque comes to New Orleans

As a youth Neil Goldberg says he never wanted to run away and join the circus, but because of him dozens of talented artists have. Goldberg, now a successful impresario, promoter and theatrical producer is the creator of Cirque Dreams, a production company he founded in 1993 to showcase unique...
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