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Howard and Susan Levy of Bryn Mawr announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Lauren Levy, to Adam Gabriel Yoffie, son of Rabbi Eric and Amy Yoffie, of Westfield, N.J.

Jennifer is a graduate of Stanford University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in cell and molecular biology, and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. She will begin a radiology residency in July at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Adam is a graduate of Duke University, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, and Yale Law School. He is a trial attorney in the Criminal Division’s Health Care Fraud Unit of the United States Department of Justice.

Jennifer is the granddaughter of William and Beverly Levy of Philadelphia, formerly of Cheltenham, and Rose Benely and the late Daniel Benely. Adam is the grandson of the late Clarence and Dorothy Jacobson and the late William and Judith Yoffie.

Sharing in the couple’s happiness are siblings Valerie Levy, Michele Levy, Adina Yoffie and Matthew Feigin, along with 5-year-old nephew Max, who is very excited to be in the bridal party.

Jen and Adam are planning a November 2017 wedding in Philadelphia.

Kostas Samson Beer


Dara (née Davis) and Brendan Beer, and big sisters Millie and Gigi Beer of Pacific Palisades, Calif., announce the birth of Kostas “Gus” Samson (Efroyim Shmuel) on Jan. 3.

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Mark and Shirley Davis of Huntingdon Valley, Jane Coogan Beer of Los Angeles, Calif., and Jerry Beer of Burbank, Calif., as well as great-grandmothers Shirley Davis of Delray Beach, Fla., and Mary Coogan of San Diego, Calif.

Joining in welcoming the new arrival are Aunt Maura, Uncle Aaron and cousins Nate, Margaret and Caroline Davis; Aunt Kristen, Uncle Kevin and cousin Robert Beer; and Uncle Tim, Aunt Laura and cousin Gabriella Beer.

Gus is named in loving memory of his maternal great-grandfather, Fred (Efroim) Kotranski, and great uncle Alan Kotranski.

Eleanor Rothstein


Eleanor Rothstein, of Jenkintown,  celebrated her 100th birthday on April 17. She celebrated with her husband of 76 years, Norman Rothstein, who turned 100 years old in December.

Sharing in her celebration are her daughters and her son-in-law, Rita and Stephen Span of Richboro and Nina Forman of Jenkintown.

Eleanor celebrated with her grandsons, Scott Span and Ron Romanski of Potomac, Md. Also celebrating this special birthday are grandchildren Howard and Phyllis Forman of Johnstown and Renee and David Rubenstein of Bryn Mawr.

Making Eleanor’s 100th birthday even more special was celebrating with her four great-grandchildren, Andrew Forman (26), Robyn Rubenstein (25), Alyson Forman (23) and Daniel Rubenstein (22).


Mason Jax Adler


Amy (Weinstein) and Harris Adler of Auburn, Ala., announce the birth of their son Mason Jax (Asher Kfir) on Jan. 22. Mason was also welcomed by his big brother, Ryan.

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Sherry and Len Weinstein of Langhorne and Margate, N.J., and Jeannette and Jay Adler of Cherry Hill, N.J.
Also welcoming Mason to the family are Aunt Julie and Uncle Matthew Sherman, cousins Allie and Ben Sherman; and Aunt Pam and Uncle Mark Adler, along with cousin Aliza Adler.
Mason Jax is named in loving memory of his maternal great-grandfather, Oscar (Izzy) Weinstein, and his paternal great-grandmother, Viola Adler.



Leonard and Adrienne (Bubbles) Teich celebrated their 50th anniversary on Dec. 25, 2016. They enjoyed a week in Disneyworld with children Scott and spouse Deborah and Jami and spouse David. Grandchildren Joseph, Benjamin, Daniel, Joshua, Noah and Brooke had a fabulous time also. The family will always have wonderful long-lasting memories.



Lori and Steve Dabrow and Sharon Rassman and Marc Brody are thrilled to announce the engagement of their children, Liza Ali Dabrow and David Michael Brody. David is also the son of the late Joel Rassman.

Liza is a 2011 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in hotel, restaurant and institutional management and a minor in business. She is an event planner for Yahoo in New York.

Dave graduated from the Pennsylvania State University in 2009 with a B.A. in sports management. He is a senior manager, global experiential marketing and partnerships, for American Express in New York.

Liza is the granddaughter of Ernie Riesenfeld and the late Dori Riesenfeld, Alan and Louise Dabrow, and the late Lois Dabrow. David is the grandson of Rosalyn Ruskin and the late Arthur Ruskin.

Sharing in their happiness are siblings Jason and Valerie Dabrow, Jill Brody, Eric Rassman and Marc Rassman, as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Dave and Liza met ‘down the shore,’ and are planning a November 2017 wedding in Philadelphia.

Rose Annabelle Greenberg


Great-grandparents Loretta and Paul Orkline of La Quinta, Calif., formerly of Havertown, announce the birth of Rose Annabelle Greenberg.

Rose Annabelle’s parents are Danielle Amerian Greenberg and Ross Greenberg of Santa Monica, Calif. Her grandparents are Donna Orkline Greenberg and Donn Greenberg of Wynnewood, and Mary and Roger Amerian of Malibu, Calif.

Jacob Brandon Cooper


Alysa and Adam Cooper, along with big sister Kayla of Philadelphia, announce the birth of their son, Jacob Brandon Cooper, on Feb. 28.

Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Karen and Robert Cooper of Linwood, N.J.; Vivian and James Ullman of Paradise Valley, Ariz.; and great-grandmother Gerda Weissmann Klein of Phoenix, Ariz.

Sharing in their joy are aunts and uncles Shari and Jeff Shapiro of Voorhees, N.J.; Brooke and Chris Griggs of Mays Landing, N.J.; Shelly Ford of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Lindsay Ullman of San Francisco, Calif.; and Andrew and Katie Ullman of Corte Madera, Calif. Cousins Abby and Sophie Shapiro, Jack Griggs and Tyler and Madison Ullman are also thrilled about their cousin’s arrival.

Jacob Brandon was named in memory of two of his maternal great-great-grandfathers, Jacob Muckenbrun and Jacob Lieberman; his great uncle Jeremy Cohen; and his paternal grandmother, Barbara Cooper.



Paul and Gloria Feldman of Villanova announce the engagement of their son, Adam Steven Feldman, to Kimberly Michelle Bobson, daughter of Frederick and Karen Bobson of Miami, Fla.

Kimberly is a graduate of the University of Florida, and is currently the public relations and brand manager for Gulliver Schools.

Adam is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis and the University of Miami School of Law. He is a partner with Cernitz Shanbron, specializing in commercial litigation and first party property insurance.

Sharing in the couple’s happiness are siblings Eric Feldman and Ryan Bobson, along with family and friends.

Adam is the grandson of the late Ben and Gertrude Feldman, and the late Sydney and Hilda Levinthal. Kimberly is the granddaughter of the late Irving and Evelyn Bobson, and the late Sheldon and Jean Goldberg.

The couple resides in Miami and is planning an October 2017 wedding.

Goldberg, Jacobs


Barbara and Donald Goldberg and Evelyn and Alvin Jacobs celebrated the 65th anniversary of their double wedding on April 6 with a big party in Laguna Woods, Calif.

The wedding took place at the Broadwood Hotel with 400 people in attendance. There were two separate processions with eight ushers in each. All three mothers — Florence Barkin, Bella Goldberg and Bess Jacobs — were crowned in honor of the marriage of their last child.

The Goldbergs live in Laguna Woods, Calif., and Ventnor, N.J., and have two children and four grandchildren.

The Jacobs live in Maris Grove, Glen Mills, and have two children and two grandchildren.