Rebecca Hoffberg Phillips and Jason Laurence Phillips of Washington, D.C., are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Violet Phillips, on Nov. 19, 2012. Emma was born at Sibley Memorial Hospital in Washington, D.C., and weighed 5 pounds, 10.6 ounces and measured 19.5 inches. Proud grandparents are Dr. Howard and Esther Hoffberg of… Read More


Jessica and Rachel Perlman proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Samantha Riley, on Nov. 8, 2012. Samantha’s Hebrew name is Schmuela in loving memory of her maternal great-grandfather, (Schmuel) Samuel Finkelstein. Proud grandparents are Patti and Ira Friedman of Pikesville. Happy aunts are Brooke and Laura Friedman. Her loving great-grandmother is Norma Friedman of… Read More


Michael and Nina (nee Swartz) Pachino are thrilled to announce the birth of their daughter, Maddie Rose, on March 8, 2012. Overjoyed grandparents are Marlene and Joe Pachino of Pikesville and Shelly and Maurice Swartz of Philadelphia. Each letter of Maddie’s first name is in loving memory of a relative: her great-grandfather, Max Shlian; great-grandmother,… Read More


Hal and Yael Miller of Brooklyn, N.Y., are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Sarina Isobel, on May 24, 2011. Sarina’s Hebrew name is Yehudit Simcha after her maternal grandmother, Phyllis Judith Duvdivani, and her maternal great-grandfather, Isaac Marks. Proud grandparents are Susan and Stephen Miller of Baltimore, Ilan Duvdivani of Houston and… Read More


Gerri Miller and Erez Sulzbach proudly announce the birth of their son, Yarden Aaron Sulzbach, on Jan. 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, P.A. Proud grandparents are Karen and Ira Miller of Pikesville and Karen and Reuven Sulzbach of Beit Nekofa, Israel. Happy great-grandparents are Bella and Marvin Meyer of Catonsville, Helen Van Elkan and the late… Read More


Jeremy and Stacey (nee Rudolph) are thrilled to announce the birth of their son, Jake David, on Jan. 3, 2013 at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia. He weighed 9 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches.


Sara (nee Colbert) and Mike are happy to announce the birth of their son, Mason David, on Nov. 3, 2011. Mason’s Hebrew name is Moshe David in loving memory of his maternal great-grandmother, Mae Norin, and paternal great-grandfather, David Kessler. Proud grandparents are Marsha and Ken Colbert and Wendy and Mark Dechowitz. Happy great-grandmother is… Read More


Mary and Eric are happy to announce the birth of their son, Ethan August, on Sept. 16, 2011. Ethan is named in loving memory of his great-grandparents, Edith Horowitz and Jerome August Karstens. His Hebrew name, Eitan Akiba, lovingly honors his great-grandfather, Keith Fellerman. Proud grandparents are Rosanne and Marty Horowitz and Debbie and Rod… Read More


Jeremy and Abby (nee Harris) of New York, N.Y., proudly announce the birth of their son, Harris Samuel, on July 20, 2012. Harry’s Hebrew name is Menachem Mayer. He is named in loving memory of his great-grandfather, Manuel Harris, dear cousin, Harry Daniller, and in honor of his uncle, Samuel Breen. Proud grandparents are Bob… Read More


Michael, Lauren (nee Brenner) and big sister Samantha welcome, with love, Mackenzie Brooke on Dec. 30, 2012. Mackenzie’s Hebrew name is Bracha Eliana. She is named in loving memory of her paternal great-uncle, Barry Lipov, and her maternal great-great-uncle, Sidney Edward Glick.  Proud grandparents are Suanne and Paul Breitschwerdt, Sandy and Jeffrey Brenner and Harriet… Read More