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Young singer/songwriter using her talent to help others

MEET PAULINA LEVNER…

AGE: 12 FAMILY: Parents Renee & Arthur; sister Jenna (9) HOBBIES: Singing, acting, running FAVORITE MUSICIANS: Colbie Caillat, Jason Mraz & Taylor Swift FAVORITE TV SHOW: “Degrassi: The Next Generation.” FAVORITE BOOK: “The Uglies&r More...

Getting ready for the ‘divas’

Finalizing details for “Divas on the Bima,” a concert slated for Sunday, Mar. 14 at 7 p.m. at Temple Beth Sholom, are Event Chairs Lois Bromberg (left) and Gail Shapiro. More...

TALK TO US…

‘Who’s news?’ will appear on this page of every issue of the Voice. Does anyone you know belong here? More...

Federation

Brunch to feature Jewish Agency Israel Dept. director

ANNUAL CAMPAIGN

Leah Golan, director general of the Israel Department at the Jewish Agency, will be the featured speaker at a Jewish Federation special briefing for Major Donors. The brunch will take place on Sunday, Mar. 14 at 10:30 a.m. More...

Counselors sought for Israel summer camp program

PARTNERSHIP 2000

The Kefiada summer camp program is seeking 6-8 English-speaking counselors to volunteer for the 2010 season. More...

Life Cycles

Engagements:

BAGELL-DeLUCIA   Carl and Lori Bagell of Voorhees and Margate, and Dan and Maria DeLucia of Broomall, PA, announce the engagement of their children, Lindsay Beth Bagell and Daniel James DeLucia.   More...

Birth:

PHILLIPS   Ashley and Gary Phillips of New York City announce the birth of their daughter, Olivia Cole, on Nov. 3, 2009.   Sharing in their happiness are grandparents Dr. More...

Do It!

Do It

THURSDAY, MARCH 11 CONG. BETH TIKVAH   Bingo every week at 7:15 p.m. Call 983-8090.   CONG. M’KOR SHALOM   Mom’s Night Out at Swanky Bubbles at 8 p.m. Call 424- 4220.   TEMPLE SINAI OF CINNAMINSON   More...

Kid Stuff

Events

SATURDAY, MARCH 13 CONG. BETH EL   Youth Services every week for ages 7-12, Shabbat Pray and Play for ages 3-6. Call 675- 1166.   CONG. M’KOR SHALOM   Tot Shabbat at 10 a.m. for families with children up to six years old. More...

Camp Guide

CAMP AND TOUR CONSULTANTS Judy Macnow 610-446-2267 or 800-609-2267 judy@campandtour.com www.campandtour.com FREE camp referral service. Selecting a camp is an important decision. More...

Columns

Action needed to combat delegitimization of Israel

NEW YORK (JTA)—The organized American Jewish community and our non-Jewish allies, with broad representation from across political and religious lines, are poised to launch a major initiative to counter the campaign to delegitimize Israel. More...

Holocaust museums honor tragic past by securing our future

In January, The Forward newspaper listed Southern New Jersey’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum & Education Center (GHMEC) as one of the 16 Holocaust museums in the country. More...

Israeli women face the very real danger of losing their equality

WASHINGTON—Last April, two Israeli newspapers doctored photographs of the new Israeli Cabinet to remove the images of two female ministers, Limor Livnat and Sofa Landver. More...

 

Mossad chief Meir Dagan seen as indispensable on Iran

Analysis:

JERUSALEM— Israel has not claimed responsibility for the assassination in Dubai of top Hamas arms smuggler Mahmoud Mabhouh, but the killing is raising questions about whether it will compromise Israel’s effort to stop Iran from obtaining More...

Mideast

Dubai police seek Netanyahu arrest

FALLOUT

Dubai police will seek the arrest of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the head of the Mossad over the assassination of a top Hamas official. More...

Hamas leader disowns son

FAMILY FEUD…

A Hamas leader has disowned his son after learning that he spied on the terrorist group for Israel. More...

New gas masks being distributed

Israel began returning gas masks to its citizens. Gas masks collected from citizens nearly two years ago to replace outdated components were returned in Or Yehuda.  More...

Agency

JCF Florida Reunion attracts 70

While the snow fell in South Jersey, nearly 70 participants gathered in sunny South Florida for the Jewish Community Foundation’s 13th Annual Florida Reunion. More...

JCC families celebrate Shabbat

Benjamin and Zachary Green along with dad David and mom Rachael enjoyed a delicious dinner at the Katz JCC’s Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center Shabbat dinner. More...

For the Record:

The Ad for JWC Construction Services on Pg. 44 of Connect contained an incorrect email address. The correct address is: jwcconstruction@comcast.net We apologize for the error.   More...

World News

Jewish athletes take silver, gold

Two Jewish athletes took home medals at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver.   Steve Meisler won a gold medal for the United States in the four-man bobsled, pushing his team to a combined time of 3:24:46 in the four-heat race. More...

Chile synagogue destroyed in quake

The Masorti synagogue in Concepcion was destroyed in the earthquake that rocked Chile, the Masorti Olami said. More...

Rabbi condemned for ordaining woman

The Agudath Israel Council of Torah Sages has issued a statement suggesting that a New York rabbi should no longer be considered Orthodox because of his decision to ordain a woman.   More...

Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

HARRY CHESNICK, DDS, of Cherry Hill, died on Feb. 21. Husband of 49 years to Marilyn. Brother-in-law of Mickey and Paula. Father of Andrew and Mathy Chesnick, Barrie and John Overend and David and Lauren Chesnick. Grandfather of six. More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

SUNDAY, MARCH 14   MOSAIC OUTDOOR CLUB OF PHILA.   Matinee movie at the Warrington Movie Theater in Bucks County followed by dessert at the Melting Pot Restaurant. The group will carpool from the Target Store at Bustleton Ave. More...

Editorial

We cannot afford to forget the Chilean earthquake survivors

Survivors of Chile’s earthquake have to deal with something that survivors of Haiti’s earthquake did not have to face in attracting international aid. Namely, the Chile quake occurred after the one in Haiti.   More...

DRY BONES…

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Religion Column

Torah offers each of us recipes for life

Hachodesh Ex. 12:1-20 In addition to the parshiyot we will read this coming Shabbat, Vayakhel and Pikudei, we also read a passage from Parshat Bo in the book of Exodus marking the Shabbat as Parshat Hachodesh.   More...

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