August 6, 2014 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

“Shoestring Philanthropist” Marc Gold speaks at Beth Judah

Marc Gold’s father—wellknown Atlantic City photographer Al Gold—spent much of his life photographing celebrities like Frank Sinatra and Marilyn Monroe. More...

Standing with Israel

Miriam and Larry Hirsch, co-chairs of the Jewish Federation of Atlantic and Cape May Counties’ Israel-P2G committee, were among dozens of shore residents who participated in the Israel solidari More...

JCC preschool at Beth Israel holds kids fair Aug. 14

The Katz JCC Early Childhood Education Center at Cong. More...

Baking Challah with Chabad

Chabad’s Tova Rapoport shows kids how to bake Challah every Friday morning throughout the summer in Margate. More...

Beth El Mainland opening in Northfield

Margate’s Beth El Synagogue will open a mainland branch later this month in Northfield’s London Square Mall, 201 Tilton Road, Suite 15D. More...

BERON-JOAS fundraiser honors Shor, Kane

Rene Kane and Beth Shor both received the 2014 “Adding Life to Years Award” from BERON Jewish Older Adult Services (JOAS) of Atlantic and Cape May Counties at a fundraiser at Sofia in Margate on June 26. More...

Community Event Calendar

TUESDAYS, JULY & AUGUST  BETH EL SYNAGOGUE  Tuesday afternoon “Game Days” with Mah Jongg, other table games and a raffle. This program will be held every week throughout the summer from noon to 4 p.m. More...

Israeli art exhibit and sale at JCC

The Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center of Margate is offering an Israeli art exhibit now through August 3. Sculpture, paintings, jewelry and much more is on display and for sale. More...

Israel, unified by adversity

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

For the past several issues of Voice at the Shore, our Federation column has focused on community unity building. Never did we imagine, nor would we have hoped, that Israel being bombarded by Hamas missiles would be our great unifier. More...

Beth Israel & Beth Judah look into forming one congregation

Can a Conservative and Reform congregation thrive together under one roof as one community with two denominations? More...

New rabbi, Jonathan Kremer, to begin at Ventnor’s Beth Judah

Cong. Beth Judah in Ventnor has welcomed a new rabbi. Rabbi Jonathan Kremer took up the pulpit on Aug. 1, on the heels of the departure of Rabbi Aaron Gaber, who is leaving to become rabbi of Congregation Brothers of Israel in Newtown, PA.  More...

Chabad Jewish Summer Fest August 17

All are invited to experience a taste of Jewish culture through food, music and art at the 10th Annual Jewish Summer Fest, 6- 9 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Newport Avenue Beach in Ventnor, near the Ventnor library.  More...

Chabad Gala to honor Torjmans, Ullmans

Chabad’s annual gala “An Evening of Inspiration and Tribute,” will honor two couples “who exemplify the qualities of chessed and community leadership,” said Chabad Rabbi Avrohom Rapoport. More...

Obituarieqs

BERNARD LAZOWICK, 77, of Egg Harbor Township, passed away on July 11th. Bernie was a retired schoolteacher who taught in Philadelphia for 35 years. More...

Kid’s Calendar

FRIDAYS, JULY & AUGUST  CHABAD  Challah baking, Fridays throughout the summer at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and Noon, at Burger.org (corner of and Ventnor Avenues) in Margate. Bring home your own challah! More...