Jenifer Harrington Friedman and Jason Friedman are thrilled to announce the birth of their son, Mac Henry Friedman, on Feb. 27, 2013. Mac weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces. Proud grandparents are Miriam and Herb Friedman of New City, N.Y,. and Ellen and John Harrington of Lutherville.


Allyson Snyder and Jason Eisenberg are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Madyson Danielle, on July 31, 2009. Madyson is named in loving memory of her paternal great-grandmothers, Helen Eisenberg and Ruth Pruss, her maternal great-grandfather, Daniel Snyder, and great-aunt, Bessie Steinschreiber. Proud grandparents are Linda and Robin Snyder and Linda and Alan… Read More

Diskin – Troy

Trayce Diskin and Fran Troy of Silver Spring are happy to announce the birth of their son, Reece Franklin, on March 5, 2013. Reece’s Hebrew name is Rishon Efraim in loving memory of his great-aunt, Rose Weinstein, and his great-grandfather, Frank Diskin. Excited big brother is Maxwell Paul.  Proud grandparents are Suzie and Sheldon Diskin… Read More


Allan and Christine happily announce the birth of their son, Layton Parker, on Jan. 7, 2012. Layton’s Hebrew name is Lavan Periel. Excited big brothers are Blake, Logan and Braden, as well as sisters Kelsey, Noa and Marley. Proud grandparents are Robert and Evelyn Mulfinger and Herbert and Carolyn Davis.

Jontiff — Sandler

Betty and Mark Jontiff of Owings Mills happily announce the engagement of their daughter, Dena Lynn Jontiff, to Ian Zachary Sandler, son of Dawna and Larry Sandler of Reisterstown.Dena is the granddaughter of Shirley Falk and the late Jerome Falk and the late Margot and Julius Jontiff.  Ian is the grandson of Ruth and Joseph… Read More


Rissa Erin Bordenick and Joshua Laurence Perkiel were married in Key West, Fla., on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. Rabbi Shimon S. Dudai officiated at the wedding, which took place at the Casa Marina Hotel. Rissa is the daughter of Jill and Roy Bordenick of Pikesville. Josh is the son of Joan Perkiel of Riverdale, N.Y.,… Read More


Calvin and Rosanne Blinder happily announce the engagement of their son, Seth, to Anthony Sireci, son of Maria Sireci and the late Giuseppe Sireci. Seth graduated magna cum laude with bachelor of arts degrees in East Asian studies and linguistics from New York University. He received a law degree, cum laude, from the University of… Read More


Bev Rosen and Dr. Gerald Rosen are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Seth Daniel, to Sarah Elizabeth Aronson, daughter of Raymond and Linda Aronson of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Sarah graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a bachelor of arts degree in history. She is a consultant at the Advisory… Read More


Steven and Barbara Arbesman of Marriottsville, Md., are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Candice Alyssa, to Jared Scott, son of Marc and Arlene Sherman of Hauppauge, N.Y. Candice received her Bachelor of Science degree in gerontology and psychology from Towson University. She also received a master’s degree in social work from the… Read More

Hannah Graetz

Roni Dinkes and Carl Graetz are proud to announce the bat mitzvah of their daughter, Hannah Leigh Graetz, on May 11, 2013 at Har Sinai Congregation. Hannah is a seventh-grade honor student at Franklin Middle School. For her bat mitzvah project, she raised money to combat cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer).