June 8, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

East sophomore lobbies for service-dog access law reform

MEET BEN SHORE…

FAMILY: Parents Eric and Kelly, brothers Danny, 14, Jeremy, 9 and Charlie, 1 SYNAGOGUE: Cong. Beth El FAVORITE PASTTIMES: Lobbying, arguing and petitioning for change At 16, Cherry Hill resident Ben Shore is a veteran activist. More...

Sexual violence program offers advice to students

Julia Goldsmith recalls gathering with her high school friends to do their freshman-orientation online sexual-violence coursework just before they scattered in different directions for college.  More...

Bestselling author Lauren Weisberger will visit JCC on July 14 during book tour

Lauren Weisberger, bestselling author of “The Devil Wears Prada” and “Revenge Wears Prada,” is touring the country to talk about her new novel “The Singles Game.” Weisberger will visit the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill o More...

Over 270 women hear ‘Brave Miss World’ Linor Abargil at event

This year’s Event for Women featured Linor Abargil, an Israeli lawyer, actress, former Miss World, and global activist in the fight against sexual violence. More...

JCRC installs board & officers

On Tuesday, May 31, the Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC), an agency of the Jewish Federation, held its Annual Meeting and Installation of officers at the home of Amy and Eric Clayman. More...

JLEAD teen program finishes successful inaugural year

The JLEAD (Jewish Leadership, Education, Advocacy & Design) teen leadership program at the Katz JCC has completed its inaugural year. The program saw 32 graduates following a successful first year.  More...

Join us for our summer sessions

Summer is upon us, and the JCC has the perfect outlet to spend quality time with your little one in one of the JCC’s many Child & Me programs. More...

It’s thumbs-up at Adath Oy Vey 5k

HAPPENINGS…

JP Shanahan (in the stroller) gives a thumbs up to Adath Emanu- El’s Second Annual Oy Vey 5k! 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...

Sukkat Shalom provides a Jewish connection for hospice

Just days after Cecile (Cece) Tashlik, 85, began receiving care from Samaritan Healthcare & Hospice; she also received a delivery of candles, grape juice, and challah. More...

JCC introduces Two Day 2’s

The Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill has announced the introduction of its new Two Day 2’s program for September 2016. More...

Rochel Goldbaum discusses marriage, happiness at recent Torah Links of SNJ women’s event

Rebbitzin Rochel Goldbaum, of Ottawa, Canada, a recent guest of Torah Links, reached out to the hearts and minds of her all-female audience with a presentation entitled, “Back to the Honeymoon.” The event was held at The Commons, formerly More...

Voice holds 27th Annual Meeting

The Jewish Community Voice recently held its 27th Annual Meeting at the home of Judie and Harry Morrow. More...

Dept. of Jewish Education honors 23 area Jewish educators

The Jewish Federation’s Department of Jewish Education (DJE) honored 23 area educators at its inaugural “Educator Awards for Jewish Education in South Jersey.” The June 1 event at the Weinberg Jewish Community Campus was attended by More...

Three schools designated as ‘No Place for Hate’

In three separate ceremonies on May 31, the students and faculty at Joyce Kilmer Elementary School, Cherry Hill High School West, and Cherry Hill Alternative High School celebrated the schools’ designations as “No Place for Hate.” E More...