EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY AND CEMETERY, a Dignity Memorial provider, has named Michael Landy as family service counselor with special responsibility for Jewish funeral and cemetery needs. Landy, the former executive director of Congregation Anshei Israel in Tucson and Congregation Ohev Shalom in Maitland, Fla., has over 20 years of experience in Jewish communal work. Located at 5601 E. Grant Road, East Lawn Palms can be reached at 886-5561 or www.EastLawnPalms.com.
THE CUP CAFE at HOTEL CONGRESS was named one of the top 10 brunch spots in America by Men’s Journal. Cup Café is celebrating its 25th anniversary.
THE TUCSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER received the Grand Slam Award from the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation on Feb. 18. The $76,000 award will help fund a play structure for the JCC’s indoor play area for ages 2-7, part of the JCC’s recent expansion and renovation.