business & services

counseling and support

psychodynamic/psychotherapy Individual Sessions. Psychotherapy Groups for family members or caregivers of older adults/ adults with disabilities.Supportive group for adults with chronic psychiatric conditions. Free consultation. Joanna Wise Bradman, LCSW. (510)[email protected]

dating/ matchmaking

Modern Jewish Matchmaking Soul Mates Unlimited ® – All ages state-wide. One low fee for a lifetime service. Excellent track record. Confidential. Judith Gottesman, MSW (510) 418-8813, [email protected].


Simple Wills & Trusts for peace of mind. Affordable attorney fees. Call or Email: CJ Kingsley, Alameda: (510) 864-2300 or [email protected]


destination rentals See travel guide for vacation getaways.



Get the party started! Solo, duo, trios or larger ensembles featuring talented musicians for Simchas, Festivals, Weddings, Parties and Onegs. Reader’s Choice Best Klezmer Band 2010. Play variety of instruments. Contact: Mikel Estrin (510) 276-6764.


help wanted

Santa Cruz Hillel Santa Cruz Hillel seeks energetic, imaginative Program Director to empower student leaders, supervise Koret Interns, and engage students with diverse cultural, social, religious, social justice, and Israel education programs. Entry level. Hillel experience preferred. Apply:; “Current Opening.”

home & garden


YOEL’S HAULING Garage and basement cleanup. Yard service and tree care. Demolition. Free estimate. Reasonable prices. Call Paul: (415) 282-2023.


Klasky Landscaping — garden design and installation. Expert pruning. References, free estimates. Clean up and hauling. Serving the Bay Area. (415) 752-8678. [email protected]

remodeling, contractors

Forum Renovation Co., Inc. Remodeling, reasonable, fully insured. License # 674878. (415) 665-8484.

NOTE: Be advised! Readers are responsible to check for contractor’s license. Status of licensed contractors can be found at or (800) 321-CSLB.



drums What did great jazz drummers Buddy Rich, Louie Bellson, Dave Black, Billy Higgins, and Elvin Jones have in common? The admiration, respect, mentorship and friendship of Myron Cohen, a unique and inspiring jazz/drum instructor. Call (925) 766-3464 or [email protected].


Hebrew Hebrew Tutor Marin County. Fun, interactive class! Small class okay. All ages. References. [email protected]

Private Hebrew Lessons Happy to tutor those that want to learn this wonderful language. Further questions contact Michele:[email protected].

Top-notch Math/Science and standardized test prep tutor. Sessions tailored needs of student. All ages. Location your choice. Experienced. Excellent references. [email protected]. (408) 799-8616


situation wanted

Care Giver Experienced professional will provide loving elder home care. Stable, reliable, trustworthy. Have own car for driving to appointments. S.F. Excellent references. Vicky: (415) 309-1404.

Care Giver Private caregiver, 8 years experience. Responsibilities: safeguarding client, scheduling medical appointments, monitoring medications, household and personal shopping, planning activities, meal preparation, light housework. (415) 386-0207.

Nurse Reliable nurse w/17 years of experience. Offering home visits daily/weekly. Health monitoring, assistance with medications, etc. SF only. San [email protected] or (415) 279-2368.

Care Giver Personal care. Very reliable. Affordable rates. 24/7. Bay Area. S. Scott: (510) 575-3357 or S. Brooks (510) 372-4191.


travel guide


lake tahoe Lake Tahoe condo. Furnished $2800 per/wk, unfurnished 2100 per/wk, daily rentals also available. 3 BR, 1 BA,, LR w/cathedral ceillings, giant deck, updated kitchen (kosher kitchen available), washer/dryer. Across from Hyatt Hotel. (775) 831-3933.

point reyes Vacation apartment with fireplace, two bed and bath suites. Pet and children friendly. Point Reyes. (415) 663-1089.


jerusalem Two bedroom Jerusalem Vacation Rental. Near Great Synagogue, King David Hotel, parks, restaurants, art galleries, cafes. Info and pictures go to or call: (323) 710-5684.