December 9, 2015 RSS feed / Local News

Avid bicycle rider experiences Israel while helping country

MEET ALAN FINKELSTEIN…

FAMILY: Wife Cheryl, daughters Jillian and Elyssa  SYNAGOGUE: Cong. Beth El  FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: Michigan Wolverines  FAVORITE PLACE TO RIDE IN SOUTH JERSEY: Burlington County  FAVORITE METHOD OF TRAVEL: Trek bicycle   More...

Catholic-Jewish milestone celebrated

The Catholic Jewish Commission of Southern New Jersey, a partnership between the Jewish Community Relations Council and the Diocese of Camden, held a community symposium celebrating the 50th annivers More...

Survivors speak at opening for Rowan Holocaust Center

Holocaust survivors Helene Bouton and Charles Middleberg recounted their personal stories at a ceremony Nov. More...

Children celebrate Thanksgiving at JCC Early Childhood feast

The Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill celebrated Thanksgiving at its annual Thanksgiving feast. More...

For the Record:

In the Nov. 11 issue, we inadvertently left out one of the recipients of the H. Richard Dollinger Community Service Award. More...

Nancy Spielberg to present film at Beth El

Nancy Spielberg will present her award-winning film “Above and Beyond” at Cong. Beth El in Voorhees on Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. More...

Local resident experiences ‘Million Person Wedding’ in Israel

When the father and brother of a young Israeli bride were murdered by terrorists just days before her wedding last month, the South Jersey community joined Jews worldwide in mourning her tragic loss. More...

Thanksgiving meals help make a happy holiday for JFCS clients

Each year, JFCS hosts several opportunities to serve the community during the Thanksgiving season. More...

Meet Elmo, the Minions, and more at the J

Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the JCC’s annual Character Breakfast on Friday, Dec. 25 from 10 a.m.- 12 p.m. in the JCC Social Hall. More...

WCRE aids those in need through JFCS

Wolf Commercial Real Estate (WCRE) held its second annual Thanksgiving Food Drive, bringing more than 70 bags of food and hundreds of dollars in supermarket gift cards to the Samost Jewish Family and 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...

Beth El, SJMC host counsel

The South Jersey Men’s Club and Cong. Beth El Men’s Club recently hosted an event with Yaron Sideman, the Israeli Counsel General in Philadelphia. More...

Community gets update on Life & Legacy effort

The Jewish Community Foundation, Inc. recently hosted a workshop for organizations participating in Life & Legacy in Southern New Jersey. Presented by Arlene D. More...

Women’s League celebrates Torah Fund-Founder’s Day

The Mid-Atlantic Region of Women’s League for Conservative Judaism held its annual Torah Fund-Founder’s Day event Nov. 15 at Cong. Adath Jeshurun, Elkins Park, PA. More...

Inspirational event celebrates JFCS Supported Employment Program

On Nov. 20, 270 attendees celebrated the empowerment and inspiration that is the JFCS Special Needs Supported Employment Program. There were tears of joy, hearts full of hope, and a palpable feeling of promise. More...

JFCS vocational event named in memory of Ron and Ellen Dubrow

Chris Hall suffers from anxiety; social situations are not his comfort zone. More...

Katz JCC hosting Open House on January 10

The entire community is welcome to attend the Katz JCC’s Open House on Sunday, Jan. 10 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Comedians Robin Fox and Dan Wilson entertain

The community is invited to join the Katz JCC at Laughter & LoMein, an evening of comedy, Chinese food and friends on Thursday, Dec. 24 at 6:30 p.m. More...