Get Adobe Flash player

BiWeekly April 26, 2018 11 Iyar 5778 CONNECTING THE DC, MD, NOVA JEWISH COMMUNITIES ISSUE 26 At Congregation Beth Tfiloh, A DeepDive Into Israels Future By Rachel Kohn Two wellknown Jewish figure

THEIR JOB IS TO LOOK AFTER ISRAEL. OURS IS TO LOOK AFTER THEM. IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM CHANGING LIVES. MAKING HISTORY. FIDF is proud to be the largest needs based scholarship provider in Israel, w

Honoring Israels 70th Anniversary Shonny SHONNY KUGLER Agent Top 1 Nationwide I am writing to describe the very positive experience I had with Shonny Kugler who was the agent who handled the sale of

ABOUT US Kol HaBirah Mission and Goals The mission of Kol HaBirah is to serve, connect, and strengthen the Greater Washington Jewish community. To achieve this, we will provide 1. Community Enrichmen

Keeping it healthy and fresh. Making it delicious and convenient. Keeping it priced just right for our Kol HaBirah readers 7.99 lb Reg 9.49 lb Beef Hamburger Patties BUY MOTIS PITA 6 PK AND GET MO

MEET THE STAFF Hillel Goldschein, Publisher hillelkolhabirah.com Rachel Kohn, Editor in Chief rachelkolhabirah.com Kami Troy, Senior Editor kamikolhabirah.com Bari Perlmutter, Producer barikolhabi

Greater A Learning Opportunity for All CONTINUED FROM P. 1 made a public apology and attended a Passover Seder with Jewish DC Councilmember Elissa Silverman IAtLarge. White said he was unaware of the

COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER WASHINGTON Montgomery County Officials No Evidence of Cancer Cluster in White Oak By Suzanne Pollak Your strictly Orthodox funeral home in the Washington Metropolitan Area Gu

COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER WASHINGTON Adat Reyim to Launch Parent Education Program on Cultivating Compassion By Oren Litwin This fall, Congregation Adat Reyim of Springfield, Virginia, will launch a new

COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER WASHINGTON Yad Yehuda A Safety Net for the Greater Washington Jewish Community By Malka Goldberg Canned tuna, cooking oil, pasta sauce, ketchup, and grape juice are the most po

COMMUNITY NEWS CELEBRATING ISRAEL AT 70 A Look at Israels Relationship with Africa South of the Sahara By Frank Solomon and Kol HaBirah Staff Long before the State of Israel was established, the fath

Greater At Congregation Beth Tfiloh, A DeepDive Into Israels Future CONTINUED FROM P. 1 political aisle at this years Dahan Lecture at Beth Tfiloh Congregation in Baltimore. Their conversation before

COMMUNITY NEWS GREATER BALTIMORE Howard County Comes Together for Good Deeds Day On Good Deeds Day, April 15, Jewish Federation of Howard County volunteers at Bet Yeladim Preschool packed Comfort Ca

T is where his i t al l begins From your heirloom family recipes to the latest cooking trends, every incredible dish starts with Seasons expertcut meats and poultry bursting with freshness and flavor.

COMMUNITY NEWS TEENS IN ACTION Teens Get HandsOn Training in Jewish Philanthropy By Kol HaBirah Staff On Sunday, April 15, the Jewish Federation of Greater Washingtons Jteen Philanthropy program conc

COMMUNITY NEWS TEENS IN ACTION Fiddler Cast at James Madison High Gets Crash Course on Jewish Customs By Laura Culter Rabbi Aryeh Wielgus, the Greater Washington Jewish Student Union director for NCS

SCHOOLS WASHINGTON, D.C. MILTON Partners With Tzedek DC for Week of JusticeThemed Learning By Elana Handelman A group of sixth graders from the Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nations Capit

WWW.KOLHABIRAH.COM April 26, 2018 11 Iyar, 5778 19

CITYSUBDIVISION SALES SILVER SPRING 711 Woodside 19 Woodmoor 15 Wheaton Forest Area 17 Leisure World 40 Conn Ave 18 Longmead 17 Forest Estates 13 Kemp Mill 11 Sligo 12 Highland View 10 Northwood 10 P

The Barbara Ciment Team Serving with Professional Excellence and Integrity 500 Million in Career Sales Over 1,000 Closed Sales Transactions Helped Over 500 BuyersRenters Find Homes 1 Office Producer 2

SCHOOLS CELEBRATING ISRAEL AT 70 Schools Celebrate Yom Haatzmaut Students at Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nations Capital in Washington, D.C., wave Israeli flags on Yom Haatzmaut. Stud

FEATURES PROFILES IN LEADERSHIP Alan Meltzer Building and Supporting the Local Community By Kol HaBirah Staff Kol HaBirah talked with Alan Meltzer, founder of the highly successful Bethesda, Maryland

FEATURES CELEBRATING ISRAEL AT 70 Tackling the Issue of Food Waste in Israel and Beyond By Travis Hare Spring has finally sprung, and with the change of season many of us welcome the sense of growth

FEATURES THE MDISRAEL ECONOMIC CONNECTION Israeli Defense Companies Flourish in The Free State Government, MIDC, and Academia All Play a Role By Maayan JaffeHoffman In 2017, Maryland ranked second am

OPED GW Joins the Jackals in Passing BDS Bill By Jackson Richman George Washington would be ashamed of the students at his namesake university who called Monday evening for the universitys administra

An independent, family and womanowned Jewish Business We have always and will continue to adhere to the highest standards of Halacha Jewish Law since our inception, 17 years ago The extended Torchi

TORAH PERSPECTIVES All You Need Is Love by Rabbi Stephen Baars Believe it or not, there is no specific mitzvah commandment to love your parents. You dont have to love your spouse either although its

HEALTH WELLNESS CELEBRATING ISRAEL AT 70 Israeli Medical Innovations Inject New Life Into Ailing Patients By Steve K. Walz Israeli medical innovators are thumbing their noses at the Angel of Death a

HEALTH WELLNESS Common Misconceptions About Hospice By Rabbi Daniel Rose In our first article in this series, we touched on several issues that relate to care toward the end of life. In this installm

FOOD DINING DC Kosher Certifies Several New Restaurants CONTINUED FROM P. 1 added two vegetarian options Indian Delight and Chatpat Truck. DC Kosher is an Orthodox kashrut kosher certification organ

Metro DC Venues Present Two Productions Exploring Life After the Holocaust By Kol HaBirah Staff Seventythree years after the liberation of Auschwitz, 66 percent of U.S. millennials and 41 percent of

ARTS ENTERTAINMENT CELEBRATING ISRAEL AT 70 DCArea Teens Represent at HaZamir International Gala By Arlen Gaines My first clue that we had signed up for something special was when a veteran parent t

Band Fabrengen Band Dear Hillel and Bari, wishing you a huge mazal tov, was such a pleasure to play for you and bring the sounds and music from Israel to your wedding Look forward to seeing you again

ARTS ENTERTAINMENT LARRY SHORS GREATER WASHINGTON Fifty Years Later, A Look Back Part One The Gathering Storm By Larry Shor On Friday night, April 12, 1968, the Jews of Washington sat down at their

FUN GAMES THEME FAMOUS PETS ACROSS 1. Can become herniated, pl. 6. Jump key 9. Popular last name in East Asia 13. I love you or J 14. International workers group 15. Like famous rocknroll shoe 16. D

ADVICE ASK RIVKIE When Wedding Gifts Give Your Wallet a Workout Have a question for Rivkie Email AskRivkiekolhabirah.com. Dear Rivkie, Its wedding season, and once again I am worried Im going to gift

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL SPOTLIGHT Introducing Menachem Mendel Davis Interested in connecting with this weeks young professional Email editorkolhabirah.com. Interviewed by Batya H. Carl Menachem Mendel Dav

Community Calendar April 2018 27 May 3 After Auschwitz AnawardwinningpostHolocaustdocumentary LocationsAMCHoffman22inAlexandria,Virginia CinemaArtsTheatreinFairfax,Virginia OldGreenbeltTheatrein

H O M E F U R N I S H I N G S , M AT T R E S S E S D C O R Celebrating our year love affair with furniture SAVE THE DATES MAY 1 6 ALL FURNITURE ONLY FURNITURE SLEEP GALLERY MARLOFURNITUR

Share