Cantor Nancy Ginsberg

Cantor Nancy Ginsberg uses God’s instrument

Cantor Nancy Ginsberg has decades of experience working at synagogues up and down the East Coast, including Har Sinai (now Har Sinai-Oheb Shalom Congregation)....

You Should Know … Ilana Kornblatt

Ilana Kornblatt, 24, knows what it’s like to be involved in BBYO as both a teen participant and as a professional. Kornblatt is the regional...
Brad Sachs

Columbia psychologist Brad Sachs treats freewheeling emotions

By Tony Glaros Peering at COVID-19’s roiling effects through a steady, objective lens, Brad Sachs, a Columbia psychologist, doesn’t mince words when articulating the pandemic’s...
Julia Caplan

You Should Know … Julia Caplan

By Bob Jacobson Julia Caplan deals with a problem that has increased substantially during the COVID-19 pandemic. She has been a social worker in the Veterans...
Nadine Simpson

You Should Know … Nadine Simpson

Nadine Simpson, 34, is a familiar face around the downtown Baltimore Jewish community. She serves on the steering committee of Harbor Minyan, a lay-led egalitarian...
Adam Stein

Adam Stein, JCC tennis director, brings joy and exercise

By Harry Lichtman Adam Stein is in charge of all things tennis at the JCC of Greater Baltimore. “I string tennis rackets,” said Stein, who has...
Elliott Goldberg with his son

You Should Know … Elliott Goldberg

Having a child has given Elliott Goldberg a new perspective on Judaism. Goldberg, 30, grew up in Annapolis and, despite the commute, attended Beth Tfiloh...
Jason Blavatt

Jason Blavatt, 2022 Annual Campaign development chair, invests in the effort

Reisterstown resident Jason Blavatt is The Associated: Jewish Federation of Baltimore’s development chair for the 2022 Annual Campaign, but he’s been involved with The...

Translating tale of commando raid: Yonah Jeremy Bob

A gripping tale of intelligence gathering and gun running, culminating in a high-stakes Israeli commando raid on the high seas, has come to a...
Liz Smith and her dog, Koda

You Should Know … Liz Smith

Liz Smith moved to Baltimore in December of 2019 because she felt it was time for a change in her life and because she...