Category Archives: Texas Jewish Post

Federal court orders Iran, Syria to pay $191 million for murder of Ari Fuld

Ari Fuld during reserve service in the Israel Defense Forces. (Photo: Courtesy of the Fuld family) ‘It’s not a military act, but it’s an act of defiance that is essential,’ said Richard Heideman, who represented the Fuld estate in the lawsuit. By Andrew Bernard April 2, 2024 (JNS) — The U.S. Read more » »

RAGD celebrates Shirley Rovinky

Karen Schlosberg and Shirley Rovinsky At the Feb. 6 meeting of the Rabbinic Association of Greater Dallas, Shirley Rovinsky was honored for serving more than 13 years as its administrative director. Read more » »

Booze Brothers make last call

Photo: Courtesy Chicotsky FamilyThe Booze Brothers, Robert, left, and Mark Chicotsky sold Chicotsky’s Liquor & Fine Wine in November. By Michael Sudhalter Robert and Mark Chicotsky have played an integral role in continuing their family’s formidable legacy in the Fort Worth Jewish community. Read more » »

Happy birthdays to Barbara and Stan Levenson

Photo: Kim LeesonFour generations of Levensons came from across the country to share in celebrating Stan Levenson’s 90th birthday on Dec. 28, 2023, at The Capital Grille in Dallas. By Deb Silverthorn Barbara and Stan Levenson’s love story is nearly 62 years strong. Read more » »

Jordan Kahn: A Dallas-bred music man

Photos: Courtesy Jordan Kahn MusicIn December 2023, Jordan Kahn performed at the Toyota Music Factory in Irving, Texas. By Deb Silverthorn Jordan Kahn has been keeping a beat since he was a child. Now, his Jordan Kahn Music Company entertains the masses from coast to coast. Read more » »

Obituaries: January, 24th 2023

Dr. Harold Ceitlin Dr. Harold Ceitlin Dr. Harold Lee Ceitlin, 76, passed away on Jan. 12, 2024, in Dallas surrounded by his family. His strength, courage and positivity will forever be an inspiration. For 44 years, Dr. Ceitlin’s dental practice served generations in Birmingham and across Alabama. His smile and comforting manner put people at ease. Read more » »

Dr. Laura Shaw Frank on Jewish resilience

Photos: Courtesy of Dr. Laura Shaw Frank2024 Anshai Torah’s Arnie Sweet Scholar-in-Residence Dr. Laura Shaw Frank and her husband Rabbi Aaron Frank, with their family, from left, back row: Jonathan Brauner, Ateret Frank Brauner, Yanniv, Neri and Elinadav Frank. Anshai Torah’s 2024 Arnie Sweet Scholar-in-Residence, Jan. 26-28 By Deb Silverthorn Dr. Read more » »

B’nai B’rith Fort Worth continues Christmas tradition

Photo: Courtesy Jim StantonFrom left, Marvin Beleck, Stuart Isgur, Hal Ratner, Jim Stanton, Abe Lavi, Robert Chicotsky and Linda Lavi. For 35 years the B’nai B’rith Isadore Garsek Lodge in Fort Worth has served meals to the homeless on Christmas Day in Fort Worth. Read more » »

Sue Kollinger’s secret sauce for life

Photo: Deb Silverthorn“Life is good and I am blessed,” said Sue Kollinger. By Deb Silverthorn Sue Lambert Kollinger’s life has been a recipe for joy, for nachas and for connecting to community. Although she is 87, Kollinger’s heart and spirit haven’t aged. “Life is good,” said Kollinger, “and I am blessed. Very blessed. Read more » »

‘No Bee Like Me’ debuts

Photo: Deb Silverthorn“I hope this book inspires others with autism and encourages them to not give up,” said first-time author Ross Neal. Ross Neal’s 1st book By Deb Silverthorn Ross Neal learned to believe in himself. Read more » »