May 23, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Voorhees teen Sophia Sloves installed as USY’s new regional president

MEET SOPHIA SLOVES…

FAMILY: Parents Glenn and Juli; siblings Ben, 15, and Raquel, 12; grandparents Sam and Sheila Mandel SYNAGOGUE: Cong. More...

Politz’s 50th anniversary lecture June 13 to feature Malcolm Hoenlein

Politz Day School’s yearlong 50 th anniversary celebration continues with a gala lecture featuring Malcolm Hoenlein 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 13 at Congregation Beth El in Voorhees. More...

JWF members gather for annual meeting

Hosted at the home of Peggy David on May 7, members of the Jewish Women’s Foundation (JWF) voted to approve the grant recommendations made by the grants review committee. More...

JCC leaders train at JCC Biennial in Memphis

A group of Katz JCC staff and lay leaders recently traveled to Memphis, Tennessee to attend the JCC Association’s Biennial Conference, which provides JCC professionals the opportunity to engage More...

RBG’ filmmakers hope to inspire Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s millennial fans

NEW YORK— One of the first scenes in a new documentary about Ruth Bader Ginsburg features the Supreme Court associate justice, then 84, vigorously lifting weights, doing leg exercises and holding herself in a plank position. More...

Katz JCC to hold annual Pro-Am golf tourney Aug. 6

On Monday, August 6, the Katz JCC will host its annual Pro-Am golf tournament at Galloway National Golf Club. More...

Fight addiction and overdose at Justin Wolfe memorial birthday event June 11th

The statistics are more than alarming. They take your breath away. More...

Meeting former VP Biden at the NMAJH 2018 Gala

Cindy Yellin shares a moment with former Vice President Joseph Biden at the National Museum of American Jewish History’s 2018 “Only in America Gala.” Biden was the keynote speaker a More...

Programs honoring veterans inaugurated

Retired Air Force Col. Nelson L. More...

TALK TO US…

‘Who’s news?’ will appear on this page of every issue of the Voice. Does anyone you know belong here? More...

JNF honors Congressman Donald Norcross with Tree Of Life award

Jewish National Fund was deeply honored to recognize the tremendous accomplishments and vision of Congressman Donald Norcross during its Tree of Life Award Dinner. More...

Grandparenting 201: Grandkids with Special Needs

Aleph Home Care and the Jewish Abilities Alliance (JAA) will team up on Wednesday, May 30 from 12:30–2:30 pm at the Katz JCC for a special seminar on being a grandparent to a child with special needs. Led by guest speaker Dr. More...

Pickleball is coming to the Katz JCC

Pickleball is becoming a trending sport across the country and it is coming to the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill this summer! On Mondays, starting May 21 and through the end of August, there will be open play and instruction from 9:30 am until noon. More...

A learning experience: One person can make a difference

On a picture-perfect spring evening, clusters of teens were enjoying American staples like hot dogs and hamburgers on the Mount Laurel grounds of Temple Adath Emanu-El. More...

Four women to be feted at M’kor Or, an annual evening of honors, June 3

Four women will be in the spotlight at Congregation M’kor Shalom on Sunday, June 3 at 5 p.m. when they are recognized at an “Evening of Honors.”  More...

Knitted Knockers available to breast-cancer survivors for free

Are you or someone you know struggling with a traditional breast prosthesis? Knitted Knockers are available for free to women in our area who have undergone mastectomies or other breast procedures.  More...

Gov. Phil Murphy signs resolutions recognizing Israel’s 70th anniversary

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy publicly signed resolutions recognizing Israel’s 70th anniversary of statehood on May 14, the secular date of Israel’s independence. More...

Week-long summer options for kids

Over the summer, the Katz JCC in Cherry Hill offers week-long specialty camps covering numerous interest areas within science, sports and art. All camps run Monday through Friday from 9am until 4pm. More...