February 1, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

GW student creates media criticism online publication

MEET SCOTT NOVER…

FAMILY: Parents Neal and Teri, brother Adam and sister Rachel SYNAGOGUE: M’kor Shalom FAVORITE PART OF WASHINGTON, DC: Foggy Bottom FAVORITE MUSEUM: Newseum 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...

Excitement builds for JCC Live! at the Linc

Plans are underway for Katz JCC Live! at the Linc, the JCC’s biggest annual fundraiser. The event will take place on Saturday, Apr. More...

Katz JCC to host Presidents’ Weekend vacation programs

Parents don’t have to worry about taking the day off from work when school is closed Presidents’ Day Weekend—the Katz JCC is the place to be! The JCC will offer two Vacation Day programs on Friday, Feb. 17 and Monday, Feb. More...

Healthy Heart Month activities at the Katz JCC in February

The Katz JCC in Cherry Hill will celebrate its annual Healthy Heart Month throughout February with various fitness and wellness programs, activities for families, health screenings, and more. More...

Author recalls experience growing up in the South during the Civil Rights era

In 1967, Jo Ivester’s father gave up a thriving medical practice in the Boston suburbs to run a clinic in a small, all-black town deep in the cotton fields of Mississippi. More...

Community honors legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

1. Staff members of the Jewish Federation and its family of agencies were among the eager volunteers on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. More...

Young Israel children give back to police

The Young Israel of Cherry Hill youth department spent a recent morning giving back through its “Cupcakes for Cops” program. More...

Emily & Milt Gottschalk to receive JCRC’s Israel Advocacy Award at MEI

Emily and Milt Gottschalk, who have been actively engaged in numerous organizations and activities in support of the State of Israel, will receive this year’s prestigious JCRC Israel Advocacy Award at the JCRC’s Middle East Institute. More...

Always high on the agenda, security focus of JCC Town Hall

Security is always on the agenda of Jewish Community Centers and the larger Jewish community, but two separate waves of bomb threats against JCCs across the country has brought the issue of security even further to the forefront of the Jewish communi More...

M’kor Shalom marks 26 years of hosting area homeless men

Cong. M’kor Shalom in Cherry Hill joined forces with area churches involved with the Interfaith Homeless Outreach Council (IHOC) Hospitality Program for the 26th year. More...

Jefferson occupational therapy program & TOPS day program are a perfect fit

There is a kind of magic when two groups of people come together in just the right way, working toward a kind of harmonious existence. More...

Ski Trip to Blue Mountain set for Feb. 26

Spend a cool day on the slopes with friends at the JCC’s ski trip on Sunday, Feb. 26. Kids in grades 5-12 will ski or snowboard at the Pocono’s premier resort, Blue Mountain.  More...