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College students ahead of curve on Israel & BDS

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‘Israel girl’ rallying support for land she loves at George Washington

MEET ILANA LEVINSON…

FAMILY:Parents Roy & Eileen;brothers Joshua &Daniel SYNAGOGUE:Temple Beth Sholom HOBBIES:Running, yoga &singing FAVORITE BOOKS:“Jane Eyre” & “To Kill aMockingbird” FAVORITE MUSICGROUP:DISPATCH FAVORITE FOOD:Sus More...

Lori Braunstein honored by Camden County

Lori Braunstein (center), founder and executive director of Sustainable Cherry Hill (SCH), received the Camden County Freedom Medal for her community service in the spirit of Martin Luther King Junio More...

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World News

Mystery swirls around manuscripts discovered in Afghanistan cave

NEW YORK—It was said to be a finding of groundbreaking scholarly and historic significance, comparable in importance to the 19th century discovery of the Cairo Geniza and rivaling the Dead Sea Scrolls for sheer drama.  More...

Germany gives funds to Israel’s Yad Vashem

The German government will donate $13-million to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Israel over the next 10 years.  The agreement was signed by visiting German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, who met with Holocaust survivors at Yad Vashem More...

U.S. Jewish & Israeli institutions on alert

Jewish and Israeli institutions in the Unites States are on high alert over concerns that Iran or its proxy will target them, a U.S. news network reported.   More...

Life Cycles

OPPENHEIMER-ELKINS

Judith (nee Smith) and Michael Elkins, of Mount Laurel, and Laura (nee Schmerzler) and Joel Oppenheimer of Barrington, IL announce the engagement of their children, Adam Elkins and Arielle Oppenheimer.  Adam graduated from Indiana Univ. More...

BROWNSTEIN-STEINBERG

Howard and Leslie Brownstein of Roslyn, NY, and Gladys Steinberg of Cherry Hill and Alan Steinberg of West Orange announce the engagement of their children, Lindsay Rachel Brownstein and Neil Eric Steinberg.  More...

ROSENBAUM-TESORIERO

Lesley and Michael Rosenbaum of Cherry Hill, together with Tobi and Bart Tesoriero of Perrineville, NJ, announce the engagement of their children, Remy and Bradley.  Remy received a B.S. degree in Mass Communication from Towson Univ. More...

Editorial

Tu B’Shevat focuses our attention on our bond to the land of Israel

With Iran building nuclear weapons, Israel’s adversaries trying their best to beat down the Jewish state in the international arena, and the world economy still in the doldrums, one might be tempted to overlook the holiday of Tu B’Shevat, More...

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Letters

Reader takes issue with JStreet’s positions

Unfortunately, the column featuring Mr. Simonoff (Pg. 3, Jan. 11 Voice) served as a platform for the philosophy of “JStreet.” Therefore, I feel compelled to respond.  More...

 

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Super Sunday LIVE!!

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U.S. & Israeli officials giving mixed signals about potential attack on Iran

WASHINGTON— Israel, the United States and Iran have all gone deep into mixed-signals territory. More...

Mideast

Young Filipinos making their way into Israeli society

TEL AVIV—With eyes closed, it would have been difficult to guess that the female voice with the amazing range singing a Hebrew classic was a shy-looking, 11- year-old Filipina.  More...

Spain & Israel mark 25 years of relations

DIPLOMACY

Spain and Israel at a ceremony in Madrid marked 25 years of diplomatic relations. More...

Majority keeps kosher, observes Shabbat rituals

JUDAISM…

More than four of every five Israeli Jews believe in God and three-quarters of Israeli Jews keep kosher, according to a survey.  More...

Federation

M. Rosenblatt Roofing renews Partnership

The Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey is proud to announce that M. Rosenblatt Roofing has renewed its participation in the Community Partners Program.  More...

Grant applications now being accepted

JEWISH WOMEN’S FOUNDATION

The Jewish Women’s Foundation (JWF) of Southern New Jersey has announced that they are encouraging organizations interested in receiving funding for programs and services to benefit Jewish women and girls to submit grant proposals. More...

Fun evening for all at Federation young adult ‘Viva YAD Vegas’ event

Over 150 young adults tried their luck at blackjack, poker, craps and roulette at Viva YAD Vegas, an evening of dancing, eating, and drinking sponsored by YAD, the Jewish Federation’s Young Adult Division. The event was held Jan. More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

MARIA (nee Grinberg) BRAILOVSKY, of Voorhees, died on Jan. 17. Wife of Mikhail Brailovsky. Mother of Faina Gutin.  LINDA (nee Engel) FELDMAN, 71, died on Dec. 27. Wife of Jerry Feldman. Mother of Tammi Feldman and Steven Feldman. More...

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10  TEMPLE EMANUEL  Come As You Are Shabbat begins at 6 p.m. Shabbat Evening Service will follow at 8 p.m. Call 489-0029, ext. 15.  FEBRUARY 10-FEBRUARY 12  ADATH EMANU-EL  More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17  CONG. BETH EL  Singles Shabbat at 8 p.m. Open to all and free of charge. Call Norma Kamis at 662-7916. THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23  SJ JEWISH SINGLES  More...

Kid Stuff

Kid Stuff

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10 TEMPLE SINAI OF CINNAMINSON  Alef Chag HaSiddur family dinner and service beginning at 6 p.m. Call 829-0658.  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11  CONG. M’KOR SHALOM  More...

Camp Guide

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Columns

Israelis don’t sit around living in fear of the Iranian nuclear threat

JERUSALEM JOURNAL

People seem to be asking a lot of questions about Iran lately. Actually, people seem to be asking ME a lot of questions about Iran lately.  More...

Katz JCC offers a ‘big tent’ for our entire community

FRONT & CENTER

The JCC is a “big tent,” and we aspire to be as hospitable and welcoming to our guests as Abraham was in the Bible. More...

Counting the many ways my Valentine and I are perfect together

SALLY’S WORLD

Dearest Valentine,  How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…  More...

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