January 7, 2015 RSS feed / Columns

Spring Kickoff to welcome new members

BBYO BLOCK

It’s January, and what does that mean for South Jersey Region (SJR) BBYO? It means welcoming in our new eighth graders. More...

The season for our seniors is every season

STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

As of the writing of this column, we have had a pretty calm season as it pertains to the weather. Some cold days, no snow, lots of rain, but essentially, no catastrophic or extreme weather. More...

The Friedman clan gets ready for the party as only it can

SALLY’S WORLD

It was a gala night for the Friedman clan.  We were all heading for a family party, and that meant getting all gussied up—all 15 of us.  Two parents, three daughters and their respective spouses and seven grandchildren.  “L More...

New cookbooks are filled with recipes to take away the winter chill

LIBRARIANS’ ROUNDTABLE

We’ve been busy in the kitchen, testing recipes from some of the new cookbooks featured in our libraries. We gathered recently to discuss the results of our culinary adventures.  More...

Emanuel teens heading to Washington

TEEN SCENE

On Jan. 18, a dozen teens and chaperones from Temple Emanuel will travel to Washington DC for L’Taken, a social justice and advocacy seminar hosted by the Religious Action Center. More...

Get your thinking caps on; it’s quiz time!

MONEY MATTERS

Let’s see how much you know about Florida (answers at bottom): 1. True or False: Florida is the third most populous state. 2. More...

In so many ways, I see why this community made my parents proud

FEDERATION 411

December 9, 2014 started off like any other day for me. I drove my girls to school in the early morning and came to the office to get ready for a Women’s Philanthropy trip to the Philadelphia Museum of Art, for a special exhibit and tour. More...

The rebbitzin’s recipes: Tu B’Shevat and the 7 species of Israel

COOKING

Tu B’Shevat, the 15th day of the Jewish month of Shevat, marks the Jewish New Year for trees in the land of Israel. We celebrate this day, which will fall on Feb. More...