April 27, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

Local resident looking to take Birthright Israel to new heights

MEET JONATHAN BOISKIN…

FAMILY: Wife Staci; children, Shari, 16, Gabrielle, 15, and Asher, 10  SYNAGOGUE: Temple Beth Sholom  FAVORITE JEWISH HOLIDAY: Sukkot  FAVORITE VACATION SPOTS: Camp Ramah for Shabbat; Outer Banks, NC  FAVORITE SPORT: Playing tenni More...

Community Yom Hashoah Observance set for May 4 at Cong. M’kor Shalom

The annual Yom Hashoah Community Holocaust Observance, sponsored by the Jewish Community Relations Council’s (JCRC) Goodwin Holocaust Museum and Education Center (GHMEC) in cooperation with the Tri-County Board of Rabbis (TCBOR), will be held t More...

Politz Day School honors leaders at Annual Gala

Politz Day School of Cherry Hill held its 17th Annual Gala Tribute Dinner on April 11 at The Merion in Cinnaminson. More...

Everyone is welcome at the Family Shabbat Dinner June 17

Bring your family and join your friends at the JCC Camps at Medford for a Family Shabbat Dinner on Friday, June 17. More...

Torah Links to host Rochel Goldbaum May 15

Torah Links is pleased to announce an exciting women’s event slated for Sunday, May 15, as it welcomes Rochel Goldbaum to the community to present “Back to The Honeymoon.” The women’s only event will take place at The Commons, More...

Festive events for all to highlight Israel Week

The week of May 9 will be celebrated as Israel Week at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill, and in honor of this festive week, the JCC is hosting a variety of Israel-centered events to encourage individuals and their families to feel connected to Israel.&nbs More...

Thousands of attendees enjoy a week of film at Jewish Film Festival

It’s a wrap on the 11th Annual Cherry Hill Volvo Cars Jewish Film Festival of the Katz JCC. Over the course of a week, 22 films were screened from a variety of genres. More...

Sussman 3-on-3 Tournament attracts over 300 for competition

The Katz JCC hosted the 11th Annual Eric and Andy Sussman 3-on-3 Memorial Basketball Tournament, and over 300 kids of all ages participated. More...

Cong. Beth El welcomes new religious school director

Cong. Beth El in Voorhees has announced that Rabbi Nogah Marshall will become the new educational director. Marshall has served as the educational director at Har Zion Temple in Penn Valley, PA for the past 10 years. More...

KBA students get lesson in government

Kellman Brown Academy 7th and 8th graders recently attended a Mini Model Congress in Trenton, where they learned about researching and writing legislation as well as parliamentary procedure. More...

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Michael Smerconish to speak at event honoring Angstreichs

Cong. M’kor Shalom in Cherry Hill is honoring its clergy and two very special people who have made a marked difference in the life of the congregation for many years. More...

Inspirational talk by Navy SEAL Kevin Lacz highlights Event for Men

When Cherry Hill resident Gary Klosner was in the Marines (1985-1989), he felt that as a Jew, he needed to “represent.” He said that Jews are about 2% of the US population, and also about 2% of the military. More...

JCC to host first Pet Expo Sunday, June 5

The community is invited to attend the Katz JCC’s first Pet Expo on Sunday, June 5 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. More...

CBT’s Tikvah Tots offers free religious school experience

Although his attention span expired before he finished his Haggadah project, 2 1/2 year old Dean Plenn was happy as could be arranging and rearranging magnetic Hebrew letters in the busy classroom dedicated to Cong. More...

Emanuel & M’kor Shalom confirmation trips strengthen bonds to Israel

Sabrina DeAbreu was concerned that she did not instantly feel the pull of “the holy land” when she and her M’kor Shalom classmates finally set foot in Israel on March 24. More...

Broadway Live returning June 6

The magical voices and talent of Broadway stars return to the Katz JCC stage for the 7th annual production of Broadway Live on Monday, June 6 at 7 p.m. More...

Something for every kid to enjoy at the J!

Get ready for summer! The Katz JCC is offering an array of specialty and sports camps this summer to cater to the interests of every child. More...

TBS ‘Shul of Rock’ attracts 800

Temple Beth Sholom recently hosted its “Shul of Rock,” an incredible night of music and joy featuring Cantor Jen Cohen (pictured) and Nashville band Guilty Pleasures. More...