September 2, 2015 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Weis carries Torah through Alabama on NAACP march

Rabbi David Weis of Congregation Beth Israel walked 18 miles with a Torah in the 100-degree heat—from Montgomery, Alabama, to Tuskegee—along with well over 100 other people, both black and white. More...

A good, sweet year to all

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

With Rosh Hashanah just over a week away, we are all thinking about where we will be for the High Holy Days, preparing holiday meals, and sending good wishes to our friends and families for the New Year.  More...

House Tour a crowd-pleaser, raising $60,000 for Village by the Shore

More than 800 guests toured six of the most luxurious downbeach homes—ranging from a unique modular home featuring native plants to new construction on the bay—on Monday, August 3, during the 28th Annual JFS House Tour. More...

Chabad at the Shore dedicates new home

It’s official: Chabad at the Shore now has a new home— The Chai Center, at 6605 Atlantic Avenue in Ventnor. More...

Village by the Shore receives KOVOD Award

Village by the Shore, a Jewish Family Service program providing services and socialization for adults 50+ in Atlantic County, received the 2015 Kovod Award for effectively supporting older adults. More...

Boker Tov with sand, song, and stories

It was a beautiful day for singing, reading and playing at PJ Library’s August gathering, Boker Tov at the Beach. More...

A reflection for the Days of Awe: Is distracted living unholy?

How many of us feel obligated to multitask in our work lives or in our personal lives (or both)? I know that I do.  More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, September 4 - 7:07 p.m.  Friday, September 11 - 6:55 p.m.   More...

Children on the autism spectrum benefit from swimming

According to the National Autism Association, accidental drowning accounted for approximately 90 % of total U.S. reported deaths in children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) under the age of 14. More...

Muslim speakers address questions at ORT meeting

Turiya Raheem knows plenty of Jewish women who’d like to see their daughters marry a nice Jewish boy.  More...

Horizon Foundation grants $25,000 to JFS for Advance Your Health

The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey awarded Jewish Family Service $25,000 to fund Advance Your Health, an ongoing healthcare program that includes nurse navigation, health and wellness education, medical linkages and self-care tools.   More...

Musical, Spiritual Selichot at Beth Judah in Ventnor

You are cordially invited to a community Selichot service, presented by the South Jersey Board of Rabbis and Cantors, on Saturday, September 5, at 9:00 p.m. at Congregation Beth Judah, 700 N. Swarthmore Avenue in Ventnor. More...

Community Event Calendar

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6  CHABAD Torah Studies Class - Judgment Day: Aiming for a Good Year, 10 a.m., led by Rabbi Avrohom Rapoport. Take a look into Gd’s courtroom and discover the process of judgment, reward and blessing for a sweet year. More...

Events brings together Survivor families

Stockton University’s Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center will hold a Zecher Avot Cemetery Service for Holocaust survivors and their families at 11 a.m. Sunday, September 20. More...