July 5, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

Our campaign is in the homestretch; help Federation support fellow Jews

FEDERATION PRESIDENT’S CORNER

As we all settle into our summer plans—camp for the kids, maybe a vacation or a day trip to the shore—we are also entering the last three months of our campaign year. The fourth quarter has begun and we all need to pick up the pace. More...

Plenty of great new fiction available for a relaxing summer read

LIBRARIANS’ ROUNDTABLE

Grab a cold drink, find a comfortable seat, and get lost in a book; it’s summer. Here are seven brand-new novels from our libraries, and one short-story collection, that should get you started…enjoy! More...

Maintaining balance as you age is crucial for staying active

ENRICHING SENIOR LIVES

If you frequently experience lightheadedness or feel as though the room is spinning, you may have a balance issue. Not sure? Try standing on one foot for a full minute; if you didn’t make it, you’re not alone. More...

Jewish tradition lives on as our youngest grandchild celebrates

SALLY’S WORLD

She is 13. And 13 is a tough age to be. It’s a time of feeling out of sync with yourself. Insecurity about just about everything is rampant. Thirteen is often braces and growth spurts and crying jags about nothing—and everything. More...