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).


Dr. Rachel and Jared Cordasco of Madison, Wis., are pleased to ann-ounce the birth of their twin sons, Dylan Frank and Paul Nunzio, on July 12, 2012. Dylan’s Hebrew name is Divri Yitzchak after his maternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Marks, and his maternal great-grandfather, Isaac Marks. Paul’s Hebrew name is Pesach Reuven after his paternal great-grandmother,… Read More


Seth and Erin (nee Miller) Chado of Pikesville are overjoyed to announce the birth of their daughter, Harper Gray, on Nov. 16, 2012. Harper’s Hebrew name is Yochana Meira in loving memory of her maternal great-grandmother, Joanne Cahn, and her paternal great-grandfather, Bertrum Kammerman.


Emily (nee Grey) and Jordan of Encinitas, Calif., are thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter, Daisy Frieda, on March 13, 2011. Daisy Frieda is named in loving memory of her paternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Berman, and maternal great-great-grandmother, Frieda Nemon. Her Hebrew name is Devorah Freyda. Excited big brother is Jonah Jeffrey and big… Read More


John and Lauren (nee Daughton) of Maineville, Ohio, and older sister Addison Paige happily announce the birth of their new addition, Emily Nicole, on Nov. 16, 2012. Happy grandparents are Robert and Marsha Limmer of New Freedom, Pa., and Ms. Joanne Siemek of Baltimore. Delighted great-grandparents are Loretta Rooner of Pikesville and Roy and Betty… Read More

The Nice Jewish Boy

­­­­ In October 2010, Jared Lamb packed a suitcase for his girlfriend, Rachel Boteach, after finding her favorite beach outfits on Facebook. He grabbed her passport and dressed his family dogs in bride and groom costumes. He made breakfast and awoke Rachel that morning at 5 o’clock. She groggily joined him downstairs, and with Dr…. Read More