December 21, 2016 RSS feed / Local News

Family matriarch reflects on life at 100-year milestone

MEET SARAH KLEIN…

FAMILY: Husband Joseph, of blessed memory; sons Irving (Marilyn), Arthur (Judy) and Barry; grandchildren Susan (Jason) Feuerman, Andy (Jina) Klein, David (Lisa) Klein, Stacey (Jason) Rabbino, Gail Klein and Sibby (Don) May, 14 greatgrandchildren and More...

Extraordinary career ending as Stuart Alperin set to retire

An era in local Jewish communal professional service will come to an end next week when Stuart Alperin retires after 15 years as executive director of the Raymond & Gertrude R. Saltzman Foundation. More...

Lions Gate Health Care Center named one of nation’s best

U.S. News and World Report, a leading expert in the evaluation and rating of health care providers across the country, recently identified The Health Care Center at Lions Gate one of the Best Nursing Homes in the Country for 2016-17. More...

Study indicates Chabad experience on campus has lasting effect

Having grown up in a mixed-faith family with neither a firm foundation in Judaism or Christianity, Christina Spadoro, 24, was ready to explore her Jewish roots during her college years. More...

JCF announces fall grants

Twice annually, the Jewish Community Foundation, Inc. offers grant awards for Jewish and secular organizations that serve the Southern New Jersey community. More...

Celebrating employees & employers at annual Dubrow Vocational event

Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) welcomed over 230 attendees to an inspirational 11th Annual Dubrow Vocational Celebration Breakfast on Friday, Dec. 2. More...

Funky Chanukah at M’kor Shalom

Richard Fischer (left) and Brian Fishman performed some funky disco music of the ’70s at “Rock of Ages,” an original musical presentation of the story of Chanukah performed by the M More...

Resource Fair set for February 1

The ACHaD special needs department of the Katz JCC will host its Resource Fair on Wednesday, Feb. 1 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Katz JCC. More...

AIPAC event updates TBS members

Temple Beth Sholom in Cherry Hill recently hosted an AIPAC event. More...

Film highlights German transformation

The Center for Civic Leadership and Responsibility at Camden County College, in conjunction with the JCRC’s Esther Raab Holocaust Museum & Goodwin Education Center, recently held a screenin More...

Retirement party fetes therapy dog

Barrie Solomon, JFCS pet therapy volunteer, and therapy dog Mia recently celebrated as residents of the Saltzman House threw a retirement party for them. More...

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TBS honored at JFCS event

Temple Beth Sholom was recently honored at Jewish Family & Children’s Service’s (JFCS) 11th Annual Dubrow Vocational Celebration Breakfast, TBS received the Special Community Partner More...

SNJ Hadassah installs officers

The Southern New Jersey Region of Hadassah recently held the election of the 2017 Executive Committee and installation at Forsgate Country Club. More...

Rabbi Epstein of Sons of Israel gives police a course in ‘Jewish 101’

What do the Camden County police officers who patrol local towns know about the Jewish community? Do they know why, for example, Jews can often be seen walking, sometimes en masse, to and from local synagogues on certain days? More...

Katz JCC will host Chanukah Hooplah Dec. 25

The Katz JCC in Cherry Hill will celebrate Chanukah with “Chanukah Hooplah,” activities for the entire family. The first full day of Chanukah, Sunday, Dec. 25, will be a day of fun for all.  More...

Moorestown Jewish Association and Chabad set Chanukah event

A public Menorah lighting and Chanukah celebration will be hosted by Chabad and the Moorestown Jewish Association on Thursday, Dec. 29 at 6 p.m. at the Moorestown Community House, 16 E Main Street, Moorestown. The entire community is invited.  More...

Join the J for fun, fitness and savings!

Join the Katz JCC at the annual Winter Open House on Sunday, Jan. 8 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come see why the JCC is the place to be for fitness, recreation and education for all ages in South Jersey. More...

M. Rosenblatt Roofing accepting nominations for free roof giveaway

M. Rosenblatt Roofing & Siding announced it is now accepting nominations for its 2nd Annual No Roof Left Behind Campaign. This nationwide program provides free roofs to local community members in need.  More...

Inventor of E-ink inspires Kellman Brown middle schoolers

As an inventor, JD Albert spends countless lab hours working on experiments that ultimately end in failure. More...

Survivors, teachers in DC

The JCRC’s Esther Raab Holocaust Museum and Goodwin Education Center recently held its annual trip to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC for survivors, educators, and More...