May 10, 2017 RSS feed / World News

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, champion of Israel, retiring

Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, a congressional leader who has been a staunch defender of Israel and the rights of Holocaust survivors, is leaving Congress.  More...

New Zealand reaches out to restore Israel relations

New Zealand’s newly appointed foreign affairs minister has contacted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in an effort to restore diplomatic relations.  Gerry Brownlee received his ministerial warrant on Israel’s Independence Da More...

Katz JCC programs named best in SJ by Courier-Post

The Katz JCC in Cherry Hill announced the recognition of three exceptional programs in the Best of Family awards by The Courier-Post.  More...

Abilities Alliance gets help from JFCS Supported Employment participant

Behind every great website is a team of people helping to keep it fresh and up to date. More...

Space denied for exhibit criticizing Israeli military

The Center for Jewish Life at Princeton University denied space to the local chapter of J Street U for an exhibition created by the left-wing Israeli NGO Breaking the Silence.  More...

Jewish fraternity inducts terror victim Ezra Schwartz

Ezra Schwartz, who was killed in a West Bank terrorist attack in November 2015, was inducted posthumously into Alpha Epsilon Pi, a Jewish fraternity, at Rutgers University.  Also at the ceremony his father, Ari, was inducted as an honorary broth More...

Sussman Tourney for adults to be June 22 at JCC

On Thursday, June 22 at 6 p.m., shoot some hoops at the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill for the 12th annual Sussman 3-on-3 Adult Basketball Tournament. The tournament honors Eric and Andy Sussman, both of whom loved playing ball at the JCC.  More...