April 26, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Nursing student honored as a “Rising Star” by Rutgers Hillel

MEET JACLYN PLATT…

FAMILY: Parents Harry and Hilary, brother Jacob, 17 HOMETOWN: Voorhees SYNAGOGUE: Cong. Beth El FAVORITE SHABBAT FOOD: Vegetarian cholent and apple kugel FAVORITE TV shows: M*A*S*H, The Family Guy, South Park More...

Kellman Brown Tribute Dinner to honor Rabbi Isaac Furman

Kellman Brown Academy (KBA) will hold its 14th Annual Tribute Dinner on Wednesday, May 10, at the school, 1007 Laurel Oak Road in Voorhees. More...

Security grant program announced

The Jewish Community Relations Council of Southern New Jersey hosted Congressman Donald Norcross and New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness Director Chris Rodriquez for a press confe More...

M’kor Preschool rallies support for student with Cystic Fibrosis

Watching Colin Watkins running around the Cong. M’kor Shalom social hall with his preschool friends, it’s hard to believe the energetic four-yearold leading the pack has a lifethreatening respiratory disorder. More...

‘Hate Has No Home Here’ theme at interfaith Breaking Bread

The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) is proud to partner once again with the Jewish Christian Muslim Dialogue of Southern New Jersey (JCM) for the annual interfaith Breaking Bread program. More...

HaZamir performs choral concert

The South Jersey chapter of HaZamir, the International Jewish High School Choir, hosted a recent concert at Cong Beth El in Voorhees. More...

Day school parents seek more aid for schools

Two day school advocates representing Teach NJS presented their testimonies before the New Jersey Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee. The parents highlighted the inequity in state funding for nonpublic schools. More...

Katz JCC hosts Pet Expo Sunday, June 11

The community is invited to attend the Katz JCC’s second annual Pet Expo on Sunday, June 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. More...

Jukebox Sunday Night pays tribute

Cong. M’kor Shalom’s Jukebox Sunday Night 2 paid tribute to retiring Cantor Anita Hochman. More...

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Kids Triathlon set for June 4

Get ready to swim, bike and run at the JCC’s 13th Annual Kids Triathlon on Sunday, June 4 at 1 p.m. More...

Sussman 3-on-3 Tournament brings out the best in players

The Katz JCC hosted its annual Eric and Andy Sussman 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament earlier this month, a community event that includes 3-on-3 basketball tournaments for grade school and high school students. More...

Deb Filler to be featured at Raab/Goodwin fundraiser

The annual Esther Raab Holocaust Museum and Goodwin Education Center fundraiser will take place on Monday, May 8 at 7 p.m. More...

Activist speaks at JCRC event

Israeli activist Sarah Kreimer, author of “Vision and Division in Israel,” recently spoke at an event hosted by the Jewish Community Relations Council’s Israel Advocacy Initiative. More...

Rutgers Hillel inaugurates facility

Over 500 people attended the grand opening of the Eva and Arie Halpern Hillel House on the Wilf Family Campus of Rutgers University. More...

‘Encore!’ group for widows, widowers to start May 17

Set the stage for the next phase of your life. More...

Be our guest on Thursday, Apr. 27

Be our guest at the Katz JCC Spring Open House on Thursday, Apr. 27! Stop in anytime between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m., and learn about everything the JCC has to offer.  More...