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Guest speaker at Jewish Child & Family Service AGM opens up about her own family’s troubles

Al Benarroch (JCFS Executive Director) with Blair Kaplan Venables (at the exact moment she was waving to her father, who was in the audience)

By BERNIE BELLAN
Blair Kaplan Venables is a 31-year-old former Winnipegger who has found success as a communications expert in Pemberton, British Columbia, specializing in social media marketing.
But when Blair spoke to the members of the audience at the Jewish Child & Family Service Annual General Meeting on Thursday, June 21, her message had nothing to do with social media marketing.

New clinic on Corydon Ave. made up of ER doctors working to fill gap in care

Dr. NORMAN SILVER of the Illness & Injury Clinic, located at Corydon & Harrow, with his wife, HEATHER SILVER (who is a receptionist at the clinic)

By REBECA KUROPATWA
The Minor Illness & Injury Clinic, started up by emergency room doctors Norman Silver, Gerald Brennan, Erik Smith, and Amin Kabani, aided by medical technology consultant, David Berkowits, is now up and running, with the goal of changing how urgent care is delivered in Winnipeg.

Winnipeg-born Milan Ackerman forges ahead promoting hip-hop artist "Russell", while Jacob Brodovsky launches solo career as a musician

Milan Ackerman/Jacob Brodovsky

By MYRON LOVE
When The Jewish Post & News last checked in with Milan Ackerman ten years ago, he was running a retail store specializing in purses in Charleswood. Today, as the manager for Russ, one of the world’s hottest rap performers, he is on top of the world – and travelling all over the world.