June 21, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Teacher’s passion for Holocaust education inspires student art

MEET LILLIAN HALDEN…

FAMILY: Husband Pete; sons, Daniel, 31, and Matthew, 30 HOMETOWN: Mount Laurel SYNAGOGUE: Cong. M’kor Shalom FAVORITE HOLOCAUST RELATED MOVIE: “Defiance” CURRENT AUDIO BOOK: “D-Day” by Stephen Ambrose More...

Joel Schwartz to be installed at June 26 Voice Annual Mtg.

Joel Schwartz will be installed as the next president of the Jewish Community Voice at the Federation agency’s 28th Annual Meeting on Monday, June 26. The event will be held in the Katz JCC Social Hall, 1301 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill. More...

Eisenhower School students thank Raab/Goodwin Center

Earlier this year, Jeff Zeiger, child of Holocaust Survivor Shelley Zeiger, gave a presentation at the Eisenhower Middle School in Berlin. More...

SJMC helps seniors at JCC

The South Jersey Men’s Club recently presented a check for $1,200 to the JCC for its Senior Lunch Program. More...

Annual Chabad Gala features comedy of Elon Gold and awards

The Thirteenth Annual Chabad Gala featured a performance by comedian Elon Gold (top photo) and the presentation of awards (bottom photo). More...

KBA, Politz students enjoy Annual Blumenfeld Field Day

For the 11th straight year, the Charles A. More...

Area families and their pets experience 2nd JCC Pet Expo

The Katz JCC hosted its second annual Pet Expo at the J. More...

Politz Day School students, Saltzman residents learn from each other

Politz Day School sixth grader Isabella Schwartz and Saltzman House resident Mabel Mosley, 67, knew from their very first encounter that not only would they have a lot in common, but each could learn from the other. More...

Katz JCC offers variety of new wellness programs

The Katz JCC in Cherry Hill is introducing a variety of new and engaging wellness programs this summer that are open to the entire community. They will leave you feeling rejuvenated, refreshed and revitalized. More...

Kids boost their health at 13th Annual Triathlon

The Katz JCC in Cherry Hill hosted its 13th Annual Kids Triathlon on June 4. Kids ages 7-12 who participated in this heart-healthy, triathlon-style event swam, biked and ran to the finish line. More...

Getting ready for their 5K

Girls on the Run participants (from left), Bayla Miller, Ellie Fromkin, Abby Zinn, Talia Kessler, Julie Lerman, Ruby Gluck, Ruby Field, with Coach Rachel (left) and Coach Amanda are getting ready for More...

Local student donates books to hospital

Cherry Hill resident Allison Bender, who just finished the sixth grade at Politz Day School, collected over 300 books to donate to the A.I. More...

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Cantor Hochman honored at M’kor Or leadership tribute

Cantor Anita Hochman capped her illustrious 36-year career at Cong. M’kor Shalom during a June 4 tribute event. More...

Sons of Israel presents awards at June 6 Annual Gala Dinner

Cong. Sons of Israel in Cherry Hill recently celebrated its Annual Gala Dinner. Over 160 people enjoyed the musical stylings of Dueling Pianos while celebrating this year’s honorees. More...

Over 1,200 celebrate Hazzan Alisa Pomerantz-Boro installation

1. Over 1,200 people came to Cong. More...

JCC Camps chosen for PJ Library, day camp initiative

The JCC Camps at Medford, an award-winning summer day camp, has been selected to participate in the PJ Library Goes to JCC Day Camp program this summer. More...

JCC Summer Swim Club kicks off year with pool party

The Katz JCC hosted its Summer Kick Off Pool Party earlier this month at the JCC Summer Swim Club. All attendees enjoyed a barbeque, live music by Swift Technique, and splashing in the pool. More...

Short Hills Restaurant & Deli celebrates its grand re-opening

Short Hills Restaurant & Deli, a full service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, has re-opened. A grand re-opening and ribbon cutting was held on Wednesday June 7. More...

Politz to honor Meadvins at June 27 Golf Outing

Make plans now to be a part of an action-packed day at Politz Day School’s first annual Golf Outing, to be held on Tuesday, June 27 at Woodcrest Country Club. More...

M’kor Shalom to host free Health Care Forum

Find out what you can do to have your voice heard in the upcoming health care debate. Cong. M’kor Shalom’s Social Justice Initiative will host a free Health Care Forum on Wednesday, June 28 at 7 p.m. at the synagogue.  More...

Former Israeli tennis star killed using bike service

A former Israeli youth tennis star and coach is the first person to die while using Citi Bike, New York City’s bicycle-sharing service. More...