July 10, 2013 RSS feed / Columns

Federation & its agencies are there to help when things get out of control

FEDERATION 411

For those of you who may have missed it, my column last month was about my journey through the process of electing to have a preventative double mastectomy after testing for the BRCA gene. More...

Today, it’s the grandparents who should be seen and not heard

SALLY’S WORLD

It’s happened again.  I’m watching a small girl with blazing blue eyes and hands on hips arguing ferociously about why she is NOT going to bed until her older sister does, too. Carly is not going to stand for this inequity. More...

Time-lapse video is now within everyone’s reach

COMPUSCHMOOZE

One of my friends, like me, used to work in the financial services sector, and the lightning fast changes he experienced led to the office joke, “If the boss calls…get his name.” More...

Government affairs remain a vital part of the JCRC’s mission

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY

Last month, a disconcerting exchange at a school board meeting in Evesham and a pair of scary moments on a sidewalk in Cherry Hill thrust a crucial but often unseen aspect of the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) into the spotlight. More...

The rebbitzin’s recipes: Cuisine for the ‘Nine Days’

COOKING

The Three Weeks, otherwise called by the Prophets, The Bein Hametzarim (Between the Boundaries,) began with the fast day of the 17th day of the lunar month of Tammuz, Tuesday, June 25. More...