August 1, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

WWII veteran is on a mission to pass on his story to others

AGE: 91 FAMILY: Wife Zelda (z’l), daughters Lori (Joe DiMilto), Lisa (Danny Morrow) and Marci; grandchildren Zachary and Trevor HOMETOWN: Cherry Hill Hobbies: Civil War history, aquatic class at the JCC FAVORITE MOVIES: “The Wizard of Oz& More...

Cong. M’kor Shalom welcomes Rhoda Harrison as its new cantor

The first time Rhoda Harrison heard the voice of a female spiritual leader on a bima was during a visit home from college for the High Holidays. It was the late 1980s. More...

JFCS Annual Meeting & Recognition slated for Thursday, September 13

Samost Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JFCS) will host its 74th Annual Meeting, sponsored by the Law Offices of Eric A. Shore, on Thursday Sept. 13. More...

Cherry Hill’s own Bagel Spot to open location

The Bagel Spot, a familyowned eatery in Cherry Hill, will open their Eastside location at the Katz JCC in mid- August. The Bagel Spot, known for their New York style bagels made from scratch, has been in Cherry Hill since the 1960s. More...

Many special events for kids at JCC Camps at Medford, ECC Camps

1. Summer fun is continuing at the JCC Camps at Medford and the JCC’s Early Childhood Camps. More...

South Jersey moms bond and grow together on Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project trip to Israel

As Karen Cassway tells it, there is no easy answer to satisfy curious friends and family eager to understand why she returned from an eight-day visit to Israel with 12 other South Jersey mothers so transformed. More...

NJ Association of Federations installs officers, board at meeting

Dr. Marlene Herman was elected to serve as president of the NJ State Association of Jewish Federations at its Annual Meeting at the JCC of Central NJ in Scotch Plains. More...

Rock Steady Boxing participants and families enjoy Summer Social

Participants of the Katz JCC’s Parkinson’s Connection program along with their families came out for the inaugural Summer Social in July. More...

Fun for parents & awesome for kids

The J is the place to be for Parents Night Out on Saturday, Aug. 25. Kids in grades 4-6 will have a great time at Code Ninjas! More...

CH Brith Sholom presents scholarships

Cherry Hill Brith Sholom Lodge #966 recently presented Jay W. Malis Memorial scholarship awards to three deserving college students. More...

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Winners celebrate their ‘Israel Trek’ at Fitness Center

The Katz JCC’s Fitness Center held an “Israel Trek,” during which each group exercise class, lap in the pool, or cardio/strength training activity added to their total “trek&r More...

Two South Jersey teachers study with Holocaust experts and educators worldwide over break

It’s intense work for the dog days of summer, but since returning from a weeklong seminar about the Holocaust, history teacher Nicholas LoSasso has been eagerly reviewing his notes about the ominous events leading up Austria’s capitulatio More...

Brith Sholom Lodge #966 supports JFCS food bank

Cherry Hill Brith Sholom Lodge #966 presented a check to the Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Southern New Jersey to support the food bank. More...

Daniel Silva makes JCC 1st stop on ‘Other Woman’ book tour

A crowd of over 400 came to the Katz JCC in July for New York Times best-selling author Daniel Silva. More...

Family honors Carol Rose with Lions Gate dedication of Independent Living Entrance

The Rose family recently dedicated the Independent Living Entrance at Lions Gate in memory of Carol Rose (z”l), the beloved wife of Zev Rose. More...

The Voice honors the leaders of local synagogues & organizations

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Summer Playdays keep the fun coming!

In August, camp comes to a close and we all slowly begin to get back into Back-to-School mode. More...

Young adults invited to Pool Party

CLUB 1301, a new social group of young adults in South Jersey, is hosting a pool party at the Katz JCC’s outdoor pool on Wednesday, Aug. 15. All young adults are invited to join in on the fun!  More...