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Acclaimed author returning to Cherry Hill to discuss ‘Devil Himself’

MEET ERIC DEZENHALL…

ERIC DEZENHALL’SBOOKS:“Money Wanders,” 2003“Jackie Disaster,” 2004“Shakedown Beach,”2005“Turnpike Flameout,”2005“Spinning Dixie,” 2006“The Devil Himself,”2011 More...

New Jersey teens advocate in DC

New Jersey teens travelled to Washington, DC to participate in the PANIM Institute of BBYO’s Human Rights and Genocide Teen Issue Summit. More...

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World News

Jewish approval of Obama unchanged

WASHINGTON— President Obama’s status among American Jews remains unaffected despite recent tensions with Israel’s government, according to a Gallup Poll.  Obama’s approval rating among U.S. More...

New Jersey Senate unanimously supports effort to stop Iran nukes

TRENTON—The State Senate has unanimously approved a measure (SCR-158) urging the federal government for stronger intervention to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons. More...

Jewish Museum achieves status as ‘Blue Star’ member

PHILADELPHIA— The National Museum of American Jewish History has become a member of Blue Star Museums, and is now offering free admission to all active-duty military personnel and their families (military ID holder and five immediate family mem More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

LEE (nee Pepernick) FISCHER, of Cherry Hill, died on June 20. Wife of the late Sidney Fischer. Cousin of Jan Gail Giambalvo, Stephen (Lisa Happ) Stein, Alexandra Stein and Leni Binder. Dear friend of Helen Burton and Ilinda Johnson.  More...

Do It!

Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JULY 13  AMERICA-ISRAEL CHAMBER OF  COMMERCE  More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

FRIDAY, JULY 15  CONG. BETH EL  Singles Shabbat service at 8 p.m. Call Norma Kamis at 662-7916.  SUNDAY, JULY 24  MOSAIC OUTDOOR CLUB OF PHILA.  Trip to Nockamixon State Park. More...

Editorial

Hurting Israel was flotilla’s goal; not helping Gaza’s Palestinians

It did not matter whether they come by boat in a “flotilla” or by plane in a “flytilla,” the purpose was the same—to score propaganda points in an effort to delegitimize Israel in the eyes of the world community.  More...

DRY BONES… Escape Clause

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Jewish-Catholic-Muslim Dialogue of SNJ statement on Syria

We support the people of Syria in their courageous struggle to attain a peaceful democracy that ensures human rights, security, religious freedom and economic promise for all its citizens. More...

 

Israeli medical ethics authority talks about end-of-life issues

“Life is difficult, and the end-of-life is even more difficult,”  More...

Mideast

Flotilla fails at sea, but succeeds on the airwaves

Analysis:

JERUSALEM—On the face of it, the so-called Gaza Freedom Flotilla seemed to be a bust.  Greek authorities blocked most of the boats from setting sail for the Gaza Strip, and others experienced propeller problems that rendered them unseawort More...

Oren presents Israel’s priorities

PEACE TALKS

Israel’s U.S. ambassador, Michael Oren, outlined for Jewish leaders his country’s list of priorities in framing peace talks with the Palestinians.  More...

New constitution recognizes Jews

MOROCCO…

A national referendum in Morocco approved a new constitution that incorporates democratic reforms and recognizes the nationalities that make up the population, including the Jewish community.  More...

Federation

JEWISH WOMEN’S FOUNDATION

Sharing a moment together at a June 28 reception hosted by Janine Sobel, chair of the Jewish Women’s Foundation (JWF) were (from left), Abby Belafsky, Sara-ellen Greenberg, Shelly Abramson and More...

No summer vacation for the hungry

Many of us will be enjoying barbeques and picnics with family and friends this summer. Yet, hundreds of people in our community and millions around the world cannot afford to put food on their tables. More...

Life Cycles

About Social Announcements

There is a $36 charge for social announcements with photos. Please mail your check, with your typewritten announcement and photo, directly to The Voice, Suite 250, 1301 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill, NJ, 08003. Include a daytime phone number. More...

Birth:

Jill and Michael Comman of Moorestown announce the birth of their first granddaughter, Sydney Grace Comman (Elke Miriam), born on Feb. 4, 2011. She weighed 7 lb. More...

Anniversary:

Art and Nan Stein of Cherry Hill and Boynton Beach, FL celebrated their 65th anniversary in June. They are the parents of Albert (Vicki) Stein, Fran (David) Kasen and David (Gail) Stein of Shaker heights, OH.   More...

Columns

July 4, 1976 holds meaning for America and for Israel

FEDUCATION…

Like millions of Americans, my family celebrated the 4th of July with a barbecue, fun at the shore, and ended the day with a fireworks display that never gets old. More...

Israeli, European & American business leaders point way to success

JERUSALEM JOURNAL

At the end of June, some of the top thinkers from around the world gathered at the Israeli President’s Conference to discuss a wide range of topics. More...

The ‘Visual T’filah’ movement brings technology to services

COMPUSCHMOOZE

Because my “day job” involves audio production on many different levels for many different clients, I’m always on the lookout for trade publications that might have tips, shortcuts or information on new technologies.  More...

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