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Moorestown event to kick off fund named for women’s rights trailblazer

FAVORITE CAUSE: Women’s Rights  FAVORITE FILMS: “Casablanca,” “Tender Mercies,” “Thelma and Louise,” “Tootsie”  FAVORITE BOOK: Any novel by Lisa Scottoline  FAVORITE JEWISH FOOD: He More...

SJMC presents check to GHMEC

The South Jersey Men’s Club (SJMC) presented a check for $500 to representatives of the JCRC’s Goodwin Holocaust Museum and Education Center at the club’s meeting on Sept. 27. More...

TALK TO US…

‘Who’s news?’ will appear on this page of every issue of the Voice. Does anyone you know belong here? More...

Mideast

Why Israelis are fearing a third intifada

TEL AVIV—First it was clashes on the Temple Mount. Then a mother and father were shot before the eyes of their four children. More...

Evangelical Christians attend pro-Israel summit

Thousands of evangelical Christians from dozens of countries gathered in Jerusalem for a pro- Israel conference.  More...

Amos Oz receiving South Korean award

Acclaimed Israeli author Amos Oz is set to receive South Korea’s most prestigious literary award.  Oz, 76, will receive the Park Kyong-ni prize in South Korea, according to Haaretz. More...

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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14  ADATH EMANU-EL Y.E.S. Club meeting at noon presents “History of Theaters in NJ” by Allen Hauss. All are welcome. Bring a brown bag lunch. Cost is $3 for members and $4 for guests. More...

Editorial

Instead of calling for calm, Abbas fans flames of violence

A wave of deadly Palestinian terrorism over the past few weeks, which has largely been downplayed by the mainstream media, is prompting fears of a third intifada.  Still worse, instead of calling for restraint among Palestinian citizens, Palesti More...

DRY BONES…

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A witness to peace: Reflections on praying with Pope Francis

I was beyond excitement when I opened the invitation I received from Cardinal Dolan, the Archbishop of New York, to attend the interfaith service, “A Witness to Peace,” with Pope Francis on Friday, Sept. More...

Religion Column

Lekh Lekhah and our inner consciousness

Parshat Lekh Lekhah Gen. 12:1-17:27  “Up, walk about the land, through its length and breadth, for I will give it to you.” [Gen. More...

Hundreds march for Holocaust education

Over 400 community members joined local Holocaust Survivors and their families to support the importance of remembering the Holocaust and its many lessons at the Third Annual March of Remembrance in More...

Voice at the Shore

Restored shul, now the Azeez Museum, has faithful following for Rosh Hashanah

Nearly 100 people came together at Stockton University’s Sam Azeez Museum in Woodbine to celebrate Rosh Hashanah last month. More...

Ready...set...AC Marathon this weekend!

On your mark, get set, and get ready to go—to the Atlantic City Marathon this weekend! Come out and watch runners from all over compete while enjoying live entertainment on the boardwalk. The race begins 8 a.m. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, October 16 - 6:00 p.m.  Friday, October 23 - 5:50 p.m.   More...

Federation

Federation announces new partnership with JEVS

The Jewish Federation is pleased to announce a new partnership with JEVS Human Services of Philadelphia to offer expanded college and career services to residents of Southern New Jersey. More...

Life Cycles

Engagement:

Judy and Alan Cohen of Cherry Hill and Sharyn and Mark Solomon of Lynnfield, MA, announce the engagement of their children, Robin Cohen, Esq. and Gregory Solomon.  Robin is a graduate from Stockton University and Rutgers School of Law- Camden. More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

MELVIN AARANSON, of Cherry Hill, passed away on Sept. 21. Husband of Phyllis Aaranson. Father of Jamie (Terence) Fischer and Randy (Rochelle) Aaranson. Grandfather of Alyssa, Rebecca, Jeremy, Sydney and Ethan. Brother of Sheila Moses. More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16  CONG. BETH EL Singles Shabbat at 8 p.m. Open to all and free of charge. Call Norma Kamis at 662-7916.  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20  More...

Columns

Year getting into full swing with many NFTY-PAR events

TEEN SCENE

As the year gets into full swing, exciting things are ahead for NFTY-PAR. More...

Our lay leadership provides the vision to propel Federation forward

FEDERATION 411

With our Annual Meeting just around the corner on Oct. 18, I’d like to take this opportunity to thank our Board of Directors for their guidance and support of the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey. More...

Members have a great time at first BBYO Night of the year

BBYO BLOCK

On Sunday, Sept. 20, members of South Jersey Region BBYO congregated at the local JCC in Cherry Hill for the first BBYO Night of the year. More...

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