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WWII veteran stays vibrant advocating for women in the military

MEET MAY BRILL…

FAMILY: Husband Norman (deceased); daughters Barbara Weismann, Sharon Downes (Stephen), Bernice Williams, Judy Goldberg (Dr. More...

South Jersey Gas supports JCC swimmers

JCC Sharks swim team coaches (from left), Christina Grundlock, Jim Strouse, Allison Delany and Jared Kaufman with swimmer Madison Krieger recently received a $1,000 “Game On” grant from S More...

TALK TO US…

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Mideast

From left to right, Israelis sour on Donald Trump

TEL AVIV—He’s crude. He’s blunt. He’s inauthentic. More...

Final group of Yemeni Jews airlifted to Israel

A group of the last remaining Jews from Yemen arrived in Israel in a secret operation coordinated by the Jewish Agency for Israel.  More...

Israel only country where more men pray

Israel is the only country in the world where a higher percentage of men say they engage in daily prayer than women, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center.  More...

Obituaries

OBITUARIES

FLORENCE COHEN, of Cherry Hill, passed away on Mar. 20. Wife of Gerson Cohen. Mother of Dorothy (Andrew) Oustatcher, Dr. Stephen (Mishel) Cohen and Dr. Lauren (Kenneth) Golden. Grandmother of Ari (Stacey), Ilanit (Daniel), David (Hayley) and Joshua. More...

Kid Stuff

Kid Stuff

FRIDAY, APRIL 1  ADATH EMANU-EL Family Shabbat at 7:30 p.m. Open to the community. Call 608-1200.  SATURDAY, APRIL 2  TORAH LINKS OF SJ Teen Led Minyan from 10- 11:30 a.m. Open to the community. More...

Voice Camp Guide 2016

CAMP GALIL  Habonim Dror Camp Galil www.campgalil.org 215-832-0677   “The spirit of Kibbutz, close to home”  More...

JCC Camps recognized for excellence

JCC Camps at Medford has been selected for the 2016 Best of Cherry Hill Award in the Campgrounds category by the Cherry Hill Award Program.  More...

Columns

Events help bring our community together as one

FEDERATION 411

The spring seems to be a busier time than most, especially here at the Jewish Federation. More...

JCRC building bridges between South Jersey and Israel in many ways

COMMUNITY COMMENTARY

Some of my favorite conversations are with JCRC colleagues from around the country who call to ask if they can “get my notes” about a particular Israel-oriented program or event we put on that they heard about via our professional listser More...

Helping those with cancer all along their journey

STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

Cancer, “The Big C,” as it is often known, has a horrible reputation for obvious reasons. It can place fear, uncertainty, and despair into the hearts of others. More...

 

AIPAC’s plans to ‘come together’ undone by Trump

WASHINGTON— Hear out Donald Trump. Ignore Donald Trump. There were two distinct approaches to the Trump moment at AIPAC’s annual conference here, and there were mutual warnings that one or the other side would get burned. More...

Voice at the Shore

“Shuk,” April 10, offers marketplace of Passover ideas, programs and food

How can you make your Passover Seder and holiday more fun—and meaningful— for everyone in your family? More...

IDF intelligence officer sheds light on ISIS and other Muslim terrorist groups

When the Israeli Defense Forces undertook Operation Protective Edge in 2014, they destroyed more than 30 Hamas tunnels. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, April 1 –  7:04 p.m. Friday, April 8 –  7:11 p.m.   More...

Federation

Let the Jewish Business Network help you grow

The Jewish Business Network (JBN) is here to help your business grow by connecting you with other Jewish professionals and business owners in the area. More...

Registration opening for eagerly anticipated event

Registration opens Wednesday, Apr. 6 for the May 18 Event for Women. Our special guest this year is Linor Abargil, an Israeli lawyer, actress, and former Miss World. More...

Going Solo

Going Solo

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6 MOSAIC OUTDOOR CLUB OF PHILA Dinner and Planning Meeting at 6:45 p.m. at the Longhorn Steakhouse in the Whitman Square Shopping Center. Nonmembers welcome. RSVP to Jon at 787-0325.  SUNDAY, APRIL 10  More...

Editorial

American Jewry must overcome divisions on display at AIPAC conference

It’s no secret that different factions of the American Jewish community have conflicting ideas about how best to support Israel. The bitter clash this summer over the Iran nuclear deal only deepened already fissuring fault lines.  More...

DRY BONES…

Full Story

Marching in Selma; marching toward Shabbat Zachor

On Tuesday, Mar. 8, I brought the Torah to life. More...

Religion Column

The discipline of keeping kosher in today’s world

Parashat Shmini Lev. 9:1-11-47   More...

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