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Mideast

Experts warn of perils for Israeli media after Adelson buys another newspaper

TEL AVIV—What happens when one man controls three major Israeli news outlets? More...

Netanyahu: Talks ‘but not at any price’

RELIGION

Israel is ready to continue peace talks with the Palestinians “but not at any price,” Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said. More...

Arab-Israeli wins TV cooking show

‘MASTER CHEF’…

An Arab-Israeli microbiologist from northern Israel won the fourth season of Israel’s reality show “Master Chef.” More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

GILL GLUCK, of Moorestown, died on Apr. 9. Husband of Jodi Segeren. Father of Ellie Gluck, Sydney Gluck and Coby Gluck. Son of Arie and the late Elaine Gluck. Brother of Roni (Paul) Detrick and Ruth Gluck. More...

Do It!

Calendar

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16 ADATH EMANU-EL Project Parent Seminar at 7 p.m. entitled “The Do’s and Don’ts of Literacy Development: Helping Young Children to Read.” All are welcome. Call 608-1200. SATURDAY, APRIL 17 TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

FRIDAY, APRIL 18 CONG. BETH EL Singles Shabbat at 8 p.m. Open to all and free of charge. Call Norma Kamis at 662-7916. THURSDAY, APRIL 24 SJ JEWISH SINGLES More...

Kid Stuff

Kid Stuff

FRIDAY, APRIL 18 ADATH EMANU-EL Tot Shabbat at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome. Call 608-1200. TEMPLE EMANUEL Tot Shabbat and Potluck Dinner for children up to five years old begins at 6 p.m. RSVP to Tracey at 489-0029, ext. 115. SATURDAY, APRIL 19 More...

Voice Camp Guide 2014

CAMP GAN ISRAEL 1925 Kresson Rd.Cherry Hill, NJ 08003856-874-1500 www.GanIsraelSNJ.org Info@GanIsraelSNJ.org Rabbi Yitzchok Kahan, More...

Columns

Mission to Israel creates lifelong memories for our community

FEDERATION 411

I am filled with emotion as I write this, just 48 hours after returning to South Jersey from our Federation’s eight-day Community Mission to Israel Mar. 23-30. More...

BBG girls bond at overnight convention

BBYO BLOCK

To the Love That Unites Us: Lechai Ha’ahavah Ha’machdot. This was the theme of South Jersey Region’s (SJR) 2014 Sisterhood, an event aimed at creating lasting friendships and bonds between girls of all chapters. More...

Given the chance to do it over, would we stop and spend the time

SALLY’S WORLD

“Do-over!” How many times we said that phrase as kids, when it was sometimes possible, given the right friends, to have another try in a game or sport. But by the time you reach my stage of life, no do-overs. Just plenty of regrets. More...

An antisemitic white supremacist is accused of Kansas JCC shootings

A Missouri Man with a long dangerous history of antisemitism was arrested in the killing of three people at a JCC and a Jewish assisted-living center in suburban Kansas a day before the start of Passover. More...

Local News

Couple has grand plans for Maccabi special-needs competition

MEET THE NEWMAN FAMILY…

Linda Newman’s favorite place on Earth is the Katz JCC basketball court on a Monday night. More...

Beth El a third-time JAG champion

Cong. Beth El won the Jewish Athletic Group bowling tournament for the third time in a row. Two dozen bowlers participated in this year’s event. More...

TALK TO US…

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World News

From farm to Passover table: Locally grown matzah on the rise

NEW YORK __ In their small farmhouse bakery in Vermont, Doug Freilich and Julie Sperling work round the clock producing matzah in the period preceding Passover — a matzah that feels ancient and modern at once. More...

Quebec party loses; sought to ban kippahs

The separatist Parti Quebecois government, which campaigned on a divisive charter that roiled the Quebec Jewish community, was beaten soundly in provincial elections. More...

Burgas bomber was working for Hezbollah

Bulgaria’s interior minister said he is certain that Hezbollah was behind the deadly 2012 bombing of a tour bus in Burgas. “All traces lead there,” Tsvetlin Yovchev told journalists, according to the Sofia News Agency. More...

Editorial

Passover reminds us that freedom brings responsibility

In Israel, close to 900,000 people skip meals or eat very little because they can’t afford food. More...

DRY BONES…

Full Story

Israeli Jews & Arabs share citizenship, but not nationality

JERUSALEM—For Americans, the definition of national identity is straightforward: It goes hand in hand with citizenship. If you are an American citizen, you are also American by nationality. More...

Religion Column

Opening ourselves to ‘Avodah,’ service to God

Sixty-nine years ago, on May 8, 1945 it was a time for euphoria. The war was over! The allies accepted Germany’s surrender, about a week after Adolf Hitler had committed suicide. More...