The War on Terror Comes to Cherry Hill

Cherry Hill, New Jersey is an upper middle class Philadelphia suburb across the Delaware River bridges in Camden County.  Camden itself is ranked  the ‘most dangerous city' in the U.S.  But Cherry Hill is ranked 47th by Money Magazine as one of the best places to live in America.  The township's website trumpets this accolade: "you couldn't pick a better place".  Mayor Bernie Platt, long time Mayor and South Jersey politician and scion of a Jewish funeral home family business in the area is one of Cherry Hill's biggest boosters, attaching great stock to the city's diversity, as embodied in its significant affluent Jewish community and successful immigrant communities.  "We are a diverse suburban municipality with representatives of many faiths and ethnic backgrounds," Keashen, spokesman for Mayor Platt, said in a Courier Post article.  About 12.5 percent of Cherry Hill's residents are foreign born.  Last Sunday,...(Read Full Article)