“Esther J. Windmueller  Never Again” Essay Honoree

Editor’s Note: The following is the winning essay by Abby Crowe, a junior at Douglas Freeman High School. The essay also was recently published...

Mom’s Treated to a Night Out on the Patio

Friendship Circle of Virginia and The Village co-hosted a Mom’s Night Out event on Sunday, Sept. 26 at the Chabad of Virginia Patio.  This...

In Memoriam: Gilbert Rosenthal, 1925-2021

In Memoriam: Gilbert Rosenthal, 1925-2021 Longtime community leader Gilbert Rosenthal died peacefully at Westminster Canterbury Richmond on February 13. Longtime leader and great friend of the community Gilbert “Gil”...

Israel’s Olympic baseball team featured two from Richmond

Editor’s Note: The following article originally appeared in the November 2019 Reflector.  It is re-printed so readers can learn more about Nate Mulberg and...

A Bat Mitzvah Project celebrated by the whole community

When it was time for Sadie Edlavitch to choose her Bat Mitzvah project, she didn’t hesitate to help out Friendship Circle of VA. An eighth...

Health Program – Get Your Mind and Body Healthy

Hadassah Richmond will present our annual Health Program, virtually, on Sunday morning, March 14, from 11 a.m.  - 12:15 p.m. Eat the %*#& Cookie! will...

Escalation in Israel

The Jewish Community Federation of Richmond stands in solidarity with Israel as rockets continue to rain down on the Jewish State from Gaza. We mourn...

A Venerable Veteran Remembered on Veteran’s Day

Editor’s Note: The Reflector thanks the Jewish National Fund for authoring and sending in this article. In 1941, an unassuming thirteen-year-old Jewish girl from small-town...

Jewish Life at the University of Richmond Welcomes Class of 2025

Jewish Life at the University of Richmond Welcomes Class of 2025 Jewish Life at the University of Richmond welcomed its newest Spiders to campus during...

More than a ‘white ball with red seams’

By Kristen Litchfield Special to the Reflector March 2020 Reflector The last four months have been a whirlwind. On September 22, 2019, the Israel men’s baseball defeated South...