April 12, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

Experiencing emotional visit to Auschwitz with his grandfather

MEET LAIZER MANGEL…

FAMILY: Parents Rabbi Mendel (Mendy) and Dinie; siblings: Mussie, 23; Chana, 20; Yakov, 18; Sara, 16; Fayga, 13; Berel, 10; and Luba, 7. SYNAGOGUE: Chabad Lubavitch HOMETOWN: Cherry Hill FAVORITE HOLIDAY: Sukkot By JAYNE JACOVA FELD Voice staff More...

Register now for Bobbi Brown at May 18 Event for Women

This year’s Event for Women will feature guest speaker Bobbi Brown, makeup artist, author, entrepreneur, and founder of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics. More...

‘Protect U’ program May 1 on keeping students safe

Staying safe on campus is an ongoing discussion that parents and students should be engaging in throughout the college experience. On May 1 at 7 p.m. More...

Emanuel students help PJ Library

Temple Emanuel students dedicated their tzedakah collection to PJ Library of Southern New Jersey. More...

Young Israel of Cherry Hill celebrates its achievements

The Young Israel of Cherry Hill celebrated its second annual Appreciation Dinner March 19 at the Boathouse at Cooper River. More...

Cherry Hill Volvo Cars Jewish Film Festival

The Cherry Hill Volvo Cars Jewish Film Festival of the Katz JCC celebrated another successful week of Jewish film. More...

Dads and daughters have a great time at YAD/PJ Library dance

1. Over 100 dads and daughters came out on March 26 for the Third Annual Daddy Daughter Dance hosted by the Jewish Federation’s Young Adult Division (YAD) and PJ Library. More...

Third year a success for Life & Legacy program

For the third consecutive year, the Southern New Jersey Jewish community has shown its resounding commitment to supporting the future, via the Life & Legacy initiative of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.  More...

Retreat set for Orthodox parents with LGBT children

What questions does an Orthodox (or any observant) Jewish parent ask when a child or any family member comes out as LGBT? Where do you go for support?  More...

Yiddish Club seeks members

If you speak or understand Yiddish, you are invited to join a Yiddish Club. More...

Chabad presents JLI course on Six Day War

“Survival of a Nation: Exploring Israel Through the Lens of the Six Day War,” a Jewish Learning Institute course, will be presented at the Chabad Center, 1925 Kresson Rd., Cherry Hill, beginning on Wednesday, May 10, 7:30-9 p.m. More...

Local Christians rally at ‘Night to Honor Israel’ in Cherry Hill

An evening hosted by Christians and dedicated to support for the Jewish State unfolded recently in a sanctuary where Jews formerly worshiped. More...

The Katz JCC has parents covered

Need a place for the kids to spend time over school break? From Wednesday, Apr. 12 through Friday, Apr. 14 and Tuesday Apr. 18 through Friday, Apr. More...

Traversing the wilderness of responsibility

Living Longer, Living Better:

Earlier this week, we gathered around Seder tables to reenact the story of the Exodus. This ancient story, the central metaphor for Jews, continues to speak to the world in which we live. More...

Local AIPAC delegation lobbies Norcross

The Southern New Jersey delegation to the recent American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference in Washington had an opportunity to lobby Congressman Donald Norcross during the ev More...

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JCC’s Broadway Live May 15 to feature music, fundraising

Broadway brings the magic of music to the Katz JCC stage for the Eighth Annual Broadway Live! event on Monday, May 15 at 7 p.m. More...

Annual Yom Hashoa observance at Adath Emanu-El in Mt. Laurel

The Raab/Goodwin Holocaust Center will host the Annual Yom Hashoah Community Observance on Sunday, Apr. 23 at 7 p.m. at Adath Emanu-El on Elbo Lane in Mount Laurel. More...

Muslim & Jewish student groups break bread at Rowan’s historic Hollybush

In 1967, the Hollybush Mansion in Glassboro was the setting for high stakes talks between President Lyndon B. Johnson and Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin to ease Cold War tensions. More...

Live at the Linc & Film Festival bring out the crowds for the Katz JCC

Over 450 attendees celebrated the Katz JCC, Cherry Hill at its annual fundraiser. More...

Hollywood writer/producer returns home to talk about her career

Laura Gutin Peterson discovered her voice as a writer in Marsha Dollinger’s English class at Kellman Academy, now Kellman Brown Academy.  More...

JCC kindergarten students STEAM to a statewide challenge

The challenge: To build a machine from simpler components, develop a storyline to describe its application and then perform—in costumes—at a statewide event. More...

Voice Life & Legacy donors honored at special reception

The Jewish Community Voice recently honored those who have made a commitment to the agency through the Life & Legacy program of the Harold Grinspoon Foundation and the Jewish Community Foundation More...

Make it girls’ night at the Katz JCC’s Designer Bag Bingo

On Thursday May 4 at 7 p.m., join the Katz JCC for its second Designer Bag Bingo! Make it a girls’ night out, have some fun and laughs while playing bingo. More...

JCC Swim Club offers 2 facilities at one low price

The Katz JCC in Cherry Hill will once again offer its summer swim club membership, which includes two swim clubs at the JCC in Cherry Hill and at the JCC Camps at Medford site plus access to the JCC’s fitness facilities all for one price. More...

M.A. Richards at TBS Author Brunch Sunday, May 7

M.A. Richards, author of the Nathan Monsarrat espionage thriller novels, will be speaking at Temple Beth Sholom, 1901 Kresson Rd, Cherry Hill, on Sunday May 7, 9-11 a.m. More...

Annual cancer run and walk set for Apr. 30 in Voorhees

Time to lace up your running (or walking) shoes, and get ready to make a difference in the lives of those living with cancer on Sunday, Apr. 30 at the Voorhees Middle School, 1000 Holly Oak Drive, Voorhees, 8:30 a.m.  More...

JCC staffers learn latest trends in field

Members of the Katz JCC, Cherry Hill, attended the JCC Association Professionals Conference in Orlando, Florida. More...