December 21, 2016 RSS feed / Columns

Keep Federation and its agencies in mind when planning a year-end gift

FEDERATION PRESIDENT’S CORNER

As the secular year comes to a close, I hope it’s been a happy and a healthy year for all of you. This is the time of year when many people make a final year-end charitable gift. More...

In awe of Holocaust survivors and their resilience

SALLY’S WORLD

I’m not sure what I expected. Perhaps a rather quiet gathering of a few people. Maybe even a dense silence. More...

Uber is changing the way transportation is done

COMPUSCHMOOZE

There is more to the transportation revolution in car-sharing than just getting from point A to B, I learned recently. More...

‘WinterCon’ helps South Jersey Region come together

BBYO BLOCK

Now that it is December and Chanukah is rapidly approaching, SJR hosts its annual “WinterCon,” formerly known as “Winter Retreat.” This convention consists of three separate portions; Brotherhood (AZA), Sisterhood (BBG), and S More...

‘What’s your 40?’ How hard can you push to achieve what you want?

FRONT & CENTER

During this year’s Festival of Arts, Books & Culture, Jesse Itzler, author and entrepreneur, addressed a large audience that included people of all ages and even a Book Club group that was currently reading his book. More...

Growing older, growing better: A Chanukah Menorah of age-old values

Last year at this time we explored how the gradually increasing candles on our Chanukah Menorah could symbolize the aspect of our own spiritual growth. More...