April 16, 2014 RSS feed / Columns

Mission to Israel creates lifelong memories for our community

FEDERATION 411

I am filled with emotion as I write this, just 48 hours after returning to South Jersey from our Federation’s eight-day Community Mission to Israel Mar. 23-30. More...

Given the chance to do it over, would we stop and spend the time

SALLY’S WORLD

“Do-over!”  How many times we said that phrase as kids, when it was sometimes possible, given the right friends, to have another try in a game or sport.  But by the time you reach my stage of life, no do-overs. More...

A wealth of new novels to transport readers around the Jewish world

LIBRARIANS’ ROUNDTABLE

We know how much our readers enjoy a good novel. Whether your taste runs to historical fiction, adventure stories, Israeli novels, or other genres, our libraries have plenty to choose from. We gathered recently to discuss some new titles:  More...

BBG girls bond at overnight convention

BBYO BLOCK

To the Love That Unites Us: Lechai Ha’ahavah Ha’machdot. This was the theme of South Jersey Region’s (SJR) 2014 Sisterhood, an event aimed at creating lasting friendships and bonds between girls of all chapters. More...

Super Storm Sandy showed the value of protecting your computer operations

COMPUSCHMOOZE

When Super Storm Sandy ravaged New Jersey in 2012, small and medium sized businesses learned what larger companies had known for some time: If your business computer systems are disrupted, you could be out of business.  More...

Successful retirement communities provide wellness-focused lifestyles

ENRICHING SENIOR LIVES

For those who have dreamed of spending retirement in a resort community, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) may provide the lifestyle they desire. More...