September 13, 2017 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Teens and seniors mix and do mitzvahs at Seashore Gardens Living Center

When you put seniors and teens together under the right circumstances, magical things can happen. Boundless teenage energy is infectious and much appreciated by the seniors, and the appreciation of elders brings out the best in the teens. More...

Community Selichot service at Shirat Hayam Sept. 16

The Community Selichot Service, which spiritually prepares worshippers for the upcoming High Holidays, will be hosted this year at Shirat Hayam in Ventnor on Saturday night, September 16. More...

New JFS Links to Health helps clients stay healthy

Jewish Family Service’s newest program, Links to Health, provides care coordination, linkages, and coaching that helps those with mental health issues stay healthy. More...

Shore and South Jersey Lions of Judah gather in Ventnor

From left: Atlantic/Cape May County Lion of Judah co-chairs Miriam Hirsch and Judith Galler with speaker Barbara Shaiman, author of “Live Your Legacy Now,” and Southern New Jersey Lion of More...

The import of a new Jewish year

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

A week from now, we will be sitting at our Yom Tov tables with family and friends as we welcome the year 5778. More...

Serving up sweet and delicious holiday memories

Close your eyes, take a deep breath, and imagine it’s Rosh Hashanah—or the day before. More...

Kid’s Calendar

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21  BETH ISRAEL – NORTHFIELD JPlace Rosh Hashanah program for families with young children age 0-6, 4:30-6:30 p.m., with Rosh Hashanah service and pizza dinner. This free program is open to the community. More...

A festive end to summer

Over 450 people attended Chabad at the Shore’s Jewish Summer Fest on August 27. More...

Reflections on our holiest of days

There is something stirring about the final blast of the shofar. We stand listening to each call of the shofar, but invariably after the final Tekiah Gedola, the congregation gasps its approval. More...

Azeez Museum once again to hold free, egalitarian Rosh Hashanah services

For many years, up to 100 worshippers have come together on Rosh Hashanah at the Sam Azeez Museum of Woodbine Heritage in Cape May County. More...

SGLC Gala honors leaders who “made dreams come true” for elderly residents

The Seashore Gardens Foundation gala celebration on August 10 netted more than $55,000 for programs and services that enrich the lives of the elderly residents of Seashore Gardens Living Center, a home for the aged in Galloway. More...

OBITUARIES

MARSHA JOY GROSSMAN (nee: Raticoff) of Margate, NJ, and Palm Beach Gardens, FL, passed away following a brief illness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, Mainland Division, on Sunday, August 20, at the age of 84. More...

Shirat Hayam building will hold Conservative and Reform High Holiday services

Call it a beautiful beginning. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, September 15 – 6:48 p.m.  Friday, September 22 – 6:37 p.m.   More...

Healing our future together in the New Year

Like many of you, my heart has been worn down by words and behavior that have me troubled. As we meet the New Year, we take stock of where we are and where we are headed, which has become ever more pressing of late for the Jewish community. More...

JCC hosts 10th annual Active Adult & Senior Expo Sept. 28

The Milton & Betty Katz JCC and the Greater Atlantic City Chamber announce the return of the Active Adult & Senior Expo on Thursday, September 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Katz Jewish Community Center, 501 N. Jerome Avenue, Margate. More...

JFS House Tour raises $45,000

Despite the rainy day, those who attended the 30th Annual JFS House Tour on August 7 enjoyed seeing some of Ventnor, Margate and Longport’s most stunning homes. More...

Dancing in the aisles at Brigantine shul’s Klezmer brunch

At this summer’s Klezmer Brunch on July 9th at Temple Beth Shalom in Brigantine, a full house crowd showed up for food and fun and received plenty of both. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 JCC – MARGATE Brunch and Learn, 10:30 a.m. Enjoy a delicious brunch spread with speaker (usually a rabbi or educator) followed by a documentary about Judaism or Israel on the big screen. More...

Horizon writes a big check to JFS for wellness

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey has awarded Jewish Family Service $25,000 for a fifth year of grant funding for the JFS Wellness Network, which offers health and wellness services to the medica More...

Memories of Jewish marvels in China

Helene and Robert Hordes were the Chairs of the Tour of Jewish Marvels in China. Jewish marvels— in China? Yes, believe us, they’re there. More...

The play’s the thing…

Players and Playwrights at the Jersey Shore delighted over 150 people last month with their performance of an original play at Beth El Synagogue in Margate. More...

Beth Israel’s Shul-In kicks off the new school year

More than 30 kids from third grade and up attended Congregation Beth Israel’s Shul-In—an overnight gathering just before the start of school at the synagogue’ s Northfield building— on August 25. More...