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Pioneer helped build Israel and Jewish camping movement

MEET ARIE GLUCK…

AGE: 80 FAMILY: Late wife Elaine; children Roni, Ruth, and Gill; 7 grandchildren SYNAGOGUE: Temple Emanuel & Cong. More...

Plaskys visit P2K region in Israel

Ed and Arlene Plasky are welcomed to Arad by Ofra Nathan Bezalel (center), Partnership 2000 (P2K) Living Bridge coordinator in Arad-Tamar. 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...

Life Cycles

Engagement:

RUBEN-FEDERMAN

Rena Ruben, of Voorhees, announces the engagement of her daughter, Staci Brooke, to Richard Scott Federman, son of Stan Federman of Mequon, WI and the late Sandy Federman.   More...

Births:

LANDSBURG   Michael and Emily Bockian Landsburg announce the birth of their son, Max (Naftoli) Lev, on Thurs., March 11, 2010, 26 Adar 5770. More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

DR. GARY D. BROWN, of Cherry Hill, died on June 26. Husband of Beverly (nee Greenblatt) Brown. Father of Dr. Jodi (Andrew Deitch) Brown and Amy (Robert) Darefsky, Ph.D. Grandfather of four.   More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

WEDNESDAY, JULY 14 SJ JEWISH SINGLES Dinner at Coconut Bay Asian Cuisine in Voorhees at 6:30 p.m. RSVP to Judy at 609-953-8649.   FRIDAY, JULY 16   CONG. BETH EL   Singles Shabbat service at 8 p.m. More...

Columns

Turkey & the West engage in diplomatic hypocrisy

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s self-righteous proclamations in defense of the Palestinian Islamist terrorist group Hamas, including his statement in a televised speech that “Hamas is not a terrorist group” and that & More...

Israel’s efforts toward peace have been met by Abbas’ obstinacy

CHICAGO (JTA) —Like the people and governments of Israel, the pro-Israel community in the United States has long sought a resolution of the Israeli- Palestinian conflict through direct negotiations between the parties that would lead to a last More...

Jews are drifting apart just as social media brings the world together

JERUSALEM JOURNAL

My mother’s maiden name is Holzbauer. She grew up in a small rural village in southern Bohemia called Horní Dvor¡is¡te¡, which has about 500 residents today. More...

Special Sections

Beating the heat at camp

An afternoon on the water proves a great way to beat the early summer heat at the JCC Camps at Medford. More...

Kellman Brown Academy gets $1-million grant from Kohelet

Kellman Brown Academy in Voorhees has received a $1-million grant from the Kohelet Foundation. More...

Mideast

Netanyahu hints at possible division of Jerusalem

Analysis:

NEW YORK—It was an otherwise wholly unremarkable stump speech before a friendly audience in New York.   More...

Young innovators gather in Israel

BUSINESS

Some 120 young Jewish innovators gathered in Israel for a global summit. More...

Israeli musician top clarinetist

ALL THAT JAZZ…

For the fourth year in a row, Israeli jazz musician Anat Cohen received the clarinetist of the year award from the Jazz Journalists Association.   The awards were presented in New York City, where Cohen has been based since 1999. More...

Agency

Chuck Blackman to receive prestigious Daniel B. Toll Award

The Woodcrest Pro-Am will feature the presentation to Cherry Hill resident Chuck Blackman of the Daniel B. Toll Humanitarian Award.  More...

Support JFCS at the shore

Samost Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS) has partnered with Jewish Family Service of Atlantic and Cape May Counties (JFS) to offer Beach Portraits to families at the Jersey shore area. More...

JFCS reaccredited by Family & Children’s COA

Samost Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS), an agency of the Jewish Federation, has been reaccredited by the Council on Accreditation for Family and Children’s Agencies (COA). More...

Do It!

Calendar

THURSDAY, JULY 15   ADATH EMANU-EL   Men’s Club trip to Trenton Thunder game at 7 p.m. Tickets are $8. Contact Henry Greenspan at henry.greenspan@lmco.com,   FRIDAY, JULY 16   CONG. More...

Editorial

Obama & Netanyahu got along splendidly—are you convinced?

Time has a way of sorting things out, and time will tell whether the image of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barrack Obama at their White House meeting last week accurately reflects reality. More...

DRY BONES…

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Religion Column

Torah, our ‘Tree of Life,’ brings us back to Zion

In our Bible, there are five short books called Meggilot, (literally “scrolls”). More...