February 28, 2018 RSS feed / Columns

Houston and Purim: Learning valuable lessons about giving

FEDERATION 411

Tonight is the start of Purim—the celebration of Esther and Mordecai saving the Jewish people from the nasty plot of the evil Haman. Purim is a time for festivities, costumes, and, of course, hamantaschen. More...

JFCS’ new ‘Love Your Mind Movement’ will make mental wellness easier

STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

It is often said that how you look is much less important than how you feel, and that makes sense. Regardless of our outward appearance, what’s going on inside our own bodies is what is important. More...

Technology bringing added safety to medical facilities

COMPUSCHMOOZE

Hospital systems have always wanted to have the ability to track equipment and people in their facilities, and when Wi-Fi was first introduced, it seemed logical that Wi-Fi systems could be used to manage the tracking function. More...

One of South Jersey’s own is elected to International Board

BBYO BLOCK

As 95 teens from South Jersey Region BBYO departed BBYO’s International Convention, they were tired, excited to bring home what they learned, and overjoyed that one of their own was elected to the 94th International Board of BBYO. More...

A bus stop scene provides a glimpse at life’s greatest love

SALLY’S WORLD

I saw them for less than a minute, standing together in the golden glaze of sunlight at the school bus stop. I was on an early run to the supermarket for bread and milk. They were at a very different stage of life. More...

Act to ensure that your legacy continues from generation to generation

MONEY MATTERS

When it comes to making large purchases, many of us will spend hours upon hours researching and planning in order to save hard-earned cash. It’s certainly understandable. Now, how about planning for your and your family’s legacy? More...