Current News

Select news items and articles published in the Akron Jewish News.

pool Construction Leaps Forward

With steel coming on site at the end of July, major construction is scheduled to move forward on the indoor pool building. Pre-cut to up to 30' in length, the structural steel is coated with special epoxy, designed to endure its longevity in the humid conditions of the pool structure. 


Shaw JCC, Lippman offer new transitional kindergarten program

“This enhanced readiness program will support the students’ love of learning, and will help them develop their social, emotional, self regulation, and cognitive skills” says Melanie Drouin,

Food for Freedom event

Women explore Seder plate at Food for Freedom event

Live, Learn, L’Chaim

Freedom Haggadah: A 15-step Seder Journey The Live, Learn, L’Chaim (LLL) Women’s Club

Celebrating 100 years

100 years of the Jewish Community Board of Akron