This Saturday, December 12, 2009 (25 Kislev 5770), Isabelle Pawlak, daughter of Nathalie and Matt Pawlak, and Rachel Perley, daughter of Penny Axelrad and Tim Perley, will be called to the Torah as B’not Mitzvah at Congregation Har HaShem. They will be reading from Parashat Vayeshev.
John Bennet Robbins, M.D. (father of Ellen Taxman), a pioneer in development of modern bacterial vaccines and co-developer of a vaccine that has spared thousands of children from a major cause of death and intellectual disability, has passed away after a long illness.
On Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, Ava Cohen will be called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah at Congregation Har HaShem.