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Schonberg recalled for mentoring many to successCleveland Jewish News

Schonberg was a past president of JVS, which merged with Jewish Family Service  including the American Jewish Committee and the Cleveland Jewish News. “Alan Schonberg was a lover of Israeland the Jewish people,” said Stephen H.
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Steven Grossman GrieshammerCleveland Jewish News

Steven Grossman Grieshammer, son of Susan and Chuck Grieshammer, Saturday morning, Nov. 30 at Temple Israel Ner Tamid. He attends Mayfield Middle 
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Rosalind Alexandra MadorskyCleveland Jewish News

Rosalind Alexandra Madorsky, daughter of Elizabeth Stern and Michael Madorsky, Saturday afternoon, Nov. 30 at The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Beachwood.
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Peter B. Lewis, Progressive chair, philanthropist rememberedCleveland Jewish News

That is how Senior Rabbi Richard A. Block of The Temple-Tifereth Israel and impeccable honesty,” he said during a 2002 Cleveland Jewish News interview.
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Israel Needs New Tack Post-Deal, Analysts SuggestThe Jewish Week

Tel Aviv — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s rejection of the Geneva compromise on Iran’s nuclear program was resounding: Iran had emerged with 
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Israeli documentary nabs International EmmyCleveland Jewish News

“5 Broken Cameras,” the controversial 2013 Oscar-nominated documentary film that was co-directed by an Israeli and a Palestinian, has nabbed another honor: 
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Israel Dreams Of A Future As An Oil ProducerOPB News

There’s an old joke that if Moses had turned right when he led Jewishtribes out of Egypt, Israel might be where Saudi Arabia is today — and be rich from oil.
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Boker Tov will not be sent out Thursday, Nov. 28 or Friday, Nov. 29. It will return to your mailbox on Monday, Dec. 2. We wish you and your family a happy Chanukah and a happy Thanksgiving!

Peter B. Lewis, Progressive chair, philanthropist remembered
Peter B. Lewis was a kind and generous person, yet “a man of contradictions.” That is how Senior Rabbi Richard A. Block of The Temple-Tifereth Israel recalled the founder and former chairman of Mayfield-based Progressive Corp. during his eulogy Nov. 26. (full story)

Food for thought: More Jews struggle with making ends meet
During the holidays many families gather around the dinner table to share a large meal with relatives and friends. But for some Jewish families, putting food on the table can be a daily struggle. (full story)

Artist opens doors of perception much, much wider
You’ll likely do a double take when you see the Israeli flag on a wall at Contessa Gallery in Lyndhurst. (full story)

G-d delivered the Pilgrims—and my people
The once-in-a-lifetime convergence of Thanksgiving Day with the first day of Hanukkah has inspired culinary fusions like deep-fried turkey, song parodies and clever T-shirts. (full story)


Today’s Best Bet
Public menorah lightings for Wednesday, Nov. 27
1 p.m., Jewish Federation of Cleveland’s Mandel Building, 25701 Science Park Drive, Beachwood.216-593-2900 or www.jewishcleveland.org.
5 p.m., Mandel JCC lobby, 26001 S. Woodland Road, Beachwood. 216-831-0700.
5:30 p.m., Gates Mills Village Hall, 1470 Chagrin River Road. 440-423-4405.
6 p.m., Waterstone Medical Center, 14100 Cedar Road, University Heights. Sponsored by Waxman Chabad Center. 216-381-1770 or www.chabadofcleveland.com.
7 p.m., Mayfield Village Civic Center, 6622 Wilson Mills Road, Mayfield Village. 440-461-2210.

This Day in History
1924: In New York City the first Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was held.  Macy’s was not founded by Jews, but it was two Jews, Isidor and Nathan Straus, who took control of the store in 1896 and turned it into what was then the “biggest department store in the world.”

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