April 1, 2015 RSS feed / Columns

An unforgettable new member convention

BBYO BLOCK

The great thing about BBYO is that it creates opportunities for young teens to develop leadership and life skills before many others get that chance. More...

NFTY-PAR’s new president looking to future

TEEN SCENE

Over the past four years I have learned more about Judaism and connected with my religion more than I did for the previous 13 years combined. More...

Increased funding will allow JFCS to better serve Holocaust Survivors

STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp. On Apr. 16, we also mark Yom Hashoah, the annual commemoration of the Holocaust. More...

The rebbitzin’s recipes: Delicious Passover meals don’t end at the Seder

COOKING

The joyous holidays of Passover and Sukkot are eightday festivals. The beginning and ending days of these holidays are days of Yom Tov, where we observe these days in a similar fashion to the Shabbat. More...

Taking the time to treasure those around us at Passover

FEDERATION 411

Every year, I sit down at Passover with friends and family and reflect about the meaning of the holiday. More...

Passover reminds us of the joy of family and the passage of time

SALLY’S WORLD

The kitchen will be an undeclared disaster area. On one counter, bowls with ingredients ranging from lumpy to velvety will stand like sentries. On another, two chopping boards will bear witness to the recent massacre of onions and carrots. More...

Southern New Jersey is tops in the nation for LIFE & LEGACY

MONEY MATTERS

Last April, right around the time of Passover, the Jewish Community Foundation, Inc. launched LIFE & LEGACY, a groundbreaking initiative brought to us by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (creator of PJ Library and other philanthropic endeavors). More...