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This Cherry Hill woman is a mother on a mission

MEET HALEH RABIZADEH RESNICK…

AGE:40HOMETOWN:PhiladelphiaFAMILY:Husband Jeffrey, onedaughter and four sonsFAVORITE FILM“Independence Day”ALMA MATERS:Rutgers NewBrunswick, undergraduate school, andRutgers Camden,law schoolFAVORITE READING:Memoirs of a Geishaand other b More...

TBS Cantor dances with Cherry Hill Stars

TBS Cantor Jen Cohen and her partner Marty Felz compete in Dancing with the Cherry Hill Stars. More...

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World News

Rare Nazi propaganda film shows Theresienstadt as ‘paradise’ for inmates

ARTS & CULTURE…

LOS ANGELES — “The Fuehrer Gives the Jews a City” may rank as the oddest film fragment in cinematic history. More...

Bibi, Zuckerberg, Giffords top Time’s list

NEW YORK (JTA) — Benjamin Netanyahu, Mark Zuckerberg and Gabrielle Giffords are among the Jewish members on the 2011 Time 100.  The magazine’s list of the most influential people in the world came out last Thursday.  More...

Report says violent neo-Nazism is rising in Germany

BERLIN — Violent neo-Nazism is on the rise in Germany, according to an annual report by the German government.  The annual report on extremism by the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution released last week also said that More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

SATURDAY, MAY 7  MOSAIC OUTDOOR CLUB OF PHILA.  Trip to the Annual Country Fair at W.B. Saul High School of Agricultural Sciences in Phila. Meet at 11:30 a.m. at the school sign in front of the dairy barn. More...

Kid Stuff

Voice Annual Camp Guide

CAMP GAN ISRAEL   More...

Kid Stuff

FRIDAY, MAY 6  ADATH EMANU-EL  Tot Shabbat at 5:45 p.m. and Family Service at 7 p.m. All are welcome. Call 608-1200.  TEMPLE SINAI OF  CINNAMINSON  Tot Shabbat at 5:30 p.m. Call 829-0658.  FRIDAY, MAY 13  More...

Columns

A Passover story: The Soviet Jewish exodus

FEDUCATION

1987 was the year. Do you remember the event?  More...

For Your Lag Ba’Omer 2011 Picnic: Sunday, May 22

COOKING

The 33rd day of the Omer, known as Lag Ba’Omer is observed this year on Sunday, May 22. It is a joyous day that celebrates the Torah as taught by Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai. It is customary to dance, and sing outside while kindling bonfires. More...

Summer Reading: Historical novels lead the list

LIBRARIANS’ ROUNDTABLE

The first balmy days of spring have come, telling us that summer will soon arrive, bringing long, lazy days that are perfect for reading. We gathered recently to discuss “summer reading,” and share our recommendations:  More...

 

Abbas says Palestinians will still talk peace despite unity gov’t

JERUSALEM (JTA) – The Palestinians will continue to handle any peace negotiations with Israel despite the Fatah-Hamas unity agreement, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said. More...

Mideast

Israel increases role in Holocaust restitution turf war

NEW YORK — The Israeli government is firing a new salvo in the turf war over Holocaust restitution.  More...

Poll ranks Israel 7th for happiness

HAPPINESS

Israel ranked seventh worldwide in the happiness level of its residents, according to a survey conducted by the Gallup Institute.  More...

US delegation visited Israel

A bipartisan delegation of U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers was in Israel last week.  More...

Federation

YAD Community Service Day focuses on literacy and hunger relief

Do you remember when your parents used to read you a bedtime story? How do you feel when you read to your own children? It’s all pretty special, right? More...

Meet our overseas partner

World ORT’s mission is to work for the advancement of Jewish and other people through training and education; to provide communities, wherever they are, with the skills and knowledge necessary to cope with the complexities and uncertainties of More...

Got Shabbat: Bring Shabbat Observance into Your Home

Roasted chicken or large pizza? How do you celebrate Shabbat? Can we slow down our busy lives for just a moment to even think about that? Got Shabbat will help you answer these burning questions and more.  More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

DR. SAUL T. ASNIS, DDS, 94, of Pompano Beach, FL, formerly of New York City, died on Mar. 21. Father of Jaye (Leonard) Halpern and Davie (Joel) Epstein. Grandfather of four and great-grandfather of two. More...

Do It!

Camp Galil plans May 15 open house

Camp Galil will host an open house at 146 Red Hill Rd., Ottsville, PA, from 2-4 p.m., on Sunday, May 15. More...

Jewish Heritage Day with Camden Riversharks

The Camden Riversharks have designated Sunday, May 15, as Jewish Heritage Day. More...

Calendar

WEDNESDAY, MAY 4  ADATH EMANU-EL  Mitzvah Cooking at 7 p.m. We will be making casseroles for those in need in our community. Call 608-1200.  TEMPLE BETH SHOLOM  More...

Editorial

Hamas-Fatah government must accept Israel, renounce terrorism

Although a formal announcement of reconciliation between rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas had yet to be announced when the Voice went to press, concern regarding the surprise deal to form an interim government and hold general elections wit More...

DRY BONES… Israel Day

Full Story

A year after the BP spill, inspiration in an uphill battle

WASHINGTON (JTA) — At Passover this year we marked the one-year anniversary of the BP oil spill disaster. More...

Religion Column

Some Yom Ha’atzmaut observations: Another two-state solution

When G-d miraculously took the Israelites out of Egypt 3323 years ago, it was with one destination in mind — Eretz Yisrael — The Land of Israel. More...

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