March 7, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

Moorestown man keeps alive memory of cousin lost in Holocaust

MEET ROBERT FISCHL…

AGE:80 FAMILY:Wife Ruth, daughterEllen, son Daniel, andthree grandchildren SYNAGOGUE:Adath Emanu-El HOBBIES:Greening of the environment, ceramics FAVORITE BOOK:“People of the Book”by Geraldine Brooks More...

Volvo Jewish Film Festival to feature incredible movies

The Seventh Annual Cherry Hill Volvo Jewish Film Festival of the Katz JCC will be held from Sunday, Apr. 22 through Sunday, Apr. 29, and will feature 19 world-class Jewish films, including 13 Delaware Valley premieres. More...

Kellman Brown students bonding with peers from Camden’s Pyne Poynt

For youngsters living in the same county but whose life experiences are worlds apart, a budding program at Kellman Brown Academy is providing a bridge to new friendships and lasting leadership opportunities.  More...

Healthy Heart Month at JCC

Students at the Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center learned how to be heart healthy. More...

Temple Sinai plans Mar. 17 Art Auction

An evening of fun and art will be hosted by Temple Sinai in Cinnaminson on Saturday, Mar. 17. The 8 p.m. Art Auction will feature both new and recycled art. Temple Sinai is located on New Albany Rd. There will also be wine, snacks and dessert.  More...

Historical Society seeks memorabilia of local Jewish life

The Tri-County Jewish Historical Society is seeking photographs of places and programs that were part of the local Jewish community to add to its collection. More...

JFCS ‘Steps Out’ to raise money for vital programs & services

Outfitted in their favorite blue jeans and shiny purple, green, and gold beads, over 500 guests took a fantastic and exciting “journey” into the French Quarter when Samost Jewish Family & Children’s Service hosted its annual &ld More...

JCC offering exciting daytrips

The JCC is offering two exciting daytrips. On Tuesday, Mar. More...

Students planting trees in Israel

In honor of Tu B’Shevat, Kellman Brown Academy collected $900 to contribute to the Jewish National Fund. More...

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PJ program teaching Jewish values

As part of the Jewish Federation Dept. of Jewish Education PJ Goes to School program, the Cong. More...

JFCS Senior Services launches 18th anniv. celebration Apr. 18

The Senior Services Department of Samost Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS) will celebrate its 18th anniversary with a series of special events for seniors throughout the year. More...

Jews of Iraq focus of talk at Katz JCC

The Jewish community of Iraq will be the focus of the next installment of the “Higher Ejewcation” series of the Katz JCC’s Adult, Cultural and Judaic Department. University of Chicago Prof. More...

New programs for siblings of special needs

Sibshops, a program for children ages 8-12, aimed at helping them cope with some of the challenges they face as a sibling of a brother or sister with special needs, will be offering two new programs this spring. More...

JCC early childhood teacher Abby Abrams enjoying healthier lifestyle after 100 lb. loss

While most people were making their New Year’s resolutions to lose weight, JCC early childhood teacher Abby Abrams marked her New Year with an amazing 100-pound weight loss. More...

Katz JCC hosts workshop for new grandparents

The Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center at the Katz JCC will host a free workshop for new and expectant grandparents, open to the community, on Wednesday, Mar. 21 from 7-9 p.m. More...