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Sincere Condolences to Hazzan Rabbi Ira Rohde

Published on Mar 10, 2020

We wish condolences to our Hazzan, Rabbi Ira Rohde, upon the passing of his mother, Pearl Rohde.

Mazal tob to Janice & Isaac Ovadiah

Published on Feb 28, 2020

Mazal tob to Janice & Isaac Ovadiah, on the birth of a granddaughter, Raquel, to their children, Simhi & Shimmie Jacoby.

 

Mazal tob to Geula Levi Freeman

Published on Feb 28, 2020

Mazal Tob to Geula Levi Freeman upon the marriage of her son, Jonathan Freeman, to Jenica Miller.

 

We mourn the loss of our member, Renee Alevy

Published on Feb 24, 2020

We mourn the loss of our longtime member, Renee Alevy.

We mourn the loss of our trustee, Elliot...

Published on Feb 23, 2020

We mourn the loss of our member and trustee, Elliot Freilich, husband of Helen Rand Freilich, father of Alexander, Lily, and Isaac, son of Estelle, and of the late Dr. Dennis B. Freilich, A'H, brother of  Benjamin, Jonathan, and David Freilich.

Mazal tob to Janice & Isaac Ovadiah

Published on Feb 20, 2020

Mazal tob to Janice & Isaac Ovadiah, upon the birth of a grandson.

Sincere Condolences to Eric Fleischer

Published on Feb 18, 2020

We wish condolences to Eric Fleischer, upon the passing of his mother, Linda Fleischer.

Sincere Condolences to Heather & Harris Bulow

Published on Feb 16, 2020

We wish condolences to Heather & Harris Bulow, on the passing of their daughter, Charlotte. Condolences as well to her grandparents, Lucienne Carasso Bulow and George Bulow. 

Mazal tob to Natalie Dweck

Published on Feb 14, 2020

Mazal tob to Natalie Dweck, on the birth of a grandson, Samuel Elias.

 

Mazal tob to Lauren & Mitch Presser

Published on Feb 14, 2020

Mazal tob to Lauren & Mitch Presser, upon the birth of a granddaughter.

 

Sincere Condolences to Zoya Raynes (Friedman)

Published on Feb 9, 2020

We wish condolences to Zoya Raynes (Friedman), upon the passing of her sister, Svetlana Raynes.

Welcome new member, Allan Cohen

Published on Feb 7, 2020

We welcome new member Allan Cohen to our growing Shearith Israel family. We look forward to getting to know Allan.

 

Mazal tob to Jennifer Katz & David Simins

Published on Jan 28, 2020

Mazal tob to Jennifer Katz upon her marriage to David Simins. Congratulations as well to her parents, Vicki & Sam Katz.

 

Mazal tob to Aaron Nathan & Meredith Case

Published on Jan 20, 2020

Mazal tob to Aaron Nathan upon his marriage to Dr. Meredith Case. Congratulations as well to his parents, David Nathan & Rebecca Chaplan.

 

Mazal tob to Gail Propp

Published on Jan 17, 2020

Mazal tob to Gail Propp on being honored at this year’s Ramaz Annual Dinner, to be held on Sunday, February 23 at the New York Marriot Marquis. To honor Gail and to support Ramaz, please go to ramaz.org/dinner.

 

Mazal tob to Jackie & Andrew Klaber

Published on Jan 17, 2020

Mazal tob to Jackie & Andrew Klaber on being honored at this year’s Stanton Street Shul Pre-Purim Masquerade Ball, to be held on Sunday, March 8. To honor the Klabers and support the Stanton Street Shul, go to stantonstshul.com.

 

Sincere Condolence to Roberto Salama

Published on Jan 6, 2020

We wish condolences to Roberto Salama, upon the passing of his father, Ricardo (Ezra) Salama.

Sincere Condolences to Isaac Schlessinger

Published on Jan 4, 2020

We wish condolences to Isaac Schlessinger, upon the passing of his father, Shlomo (Sidney) Schlessinger.

Mazal tob to Lilane Marks

Published on Jan 1, 2020

Mazal tob to Lilane Marks on the recent marriage of her son, Lionel Marks, to Alexandra Brezceki.

 

Mazal Tob to Ruth Malkah Rohde & Steven Gotlib

Published on Jan 1, 2020

Mazal tob to Ruth Malkah Rohde upon her marriage to Steven Gotlib. Congratulations as well to her parents, Mrs. Lisa & Rabbi Ira Rohde.

 

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The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.

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Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue

1829