September 16, 2015 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Panel: With or without deal, Iran is a continuing threat

Members of the shore community came out in force for a panel discussion on the Iran Nuclear Deal on August 24 at the Katz Jewish Community Center in Margate. More...

Chabad Summer Fest draws a crowd

Hundreds attend Chabad’s 10th Annual Jewish Summer Fest at the Jersey Shore. More...

Mollie’s Mitzvah Miles: running for charity

Mollie Share, 12, of Ventnor took the word “mitzvah” literally when planning her bat mitzvah scheduled for October 24, 2015.  The Share family decided for Mollie to honor the important step of her journey and celebrate her 13th birth More...

JCC hosts Expo for adults 50+

The largest active adult health and wellness exhibit in New Jersey will once again take place next month at the JCC in Margate. More...

ADL offers resources, recognition for school anti-bullying efforts

Wanted: A few schools at the shore to take part in the No Place for Hate Program, an Anti- Defamation League (ADL) program that provides resources and recognition to schools that promote tolerance and discourage bullying.  More...

JFS holds Herb Dinner at Steve and Cookie’s

Jewish Family Service will offer a one-of-akind Herb Dinner on Wednesday, October 7, at Steve & Cookie’s By the Bay, at 6 p.m. More...

Stockton Holocaust Center leaders are honored

Dr. Harvey Kesselman, Acting President of Stockton University dedicated a plaque in honor of the leadership of Stockton University’s Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center during the center’s August executive board meeting. More...

Community Event Calendar

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18  BERON-JOAS Free musical program with entertainer Tony DeLuca, 11:45 a.m. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. More...

Seashore Gardens sends school supplies to Israel

Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC) recently collected and shipped 15 backpacks filled with school supplies to Israel for Ethiopian Jewish school children in Haifa, Israel. More...

Kid’s Calendar

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23  CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL JPlace hosts Yom Kippur service for young children, at 2 p.m., led by Rabbi David Weis. For more information contact Beth Israel at (609) 641-3600.  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25  More...

Federation hires new director for Stockton Hillel, YLD

Andrea Heymann, a 25-yearold Cherry Hill native and graduate student in Stockton University’s Holocaust Studies program, is the Federation’s new Hillel and Young Leadership Division (YLD) director. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, September 18 - 6:44 p.m.  Friday, September 25- 6:38 p.m.   More...

This year, let’s change lives by creating new opportunities

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

From the moment the first shofar blast of Rosh Hashanah resonates in our ears, to the final shofar blast at the end of Yom Kippur, we are reminded of our ancient history, when we lived in a tribal community that used the shofar for communication and More...

Maimonides Society holds trauma symposium

More than 65 local physicians and other Jewish community members attended a trauma symposium on the treatment of civilians and combatants presented by the Maimonides Society last month. Featured speakers were Dr. More...

Beth Israel offers trip to opera in NYC

Attention, opera lovers: You’re invited to take a bus trip to New York City’s Metropolitan Opera to see Donna del Lago, The Lady of the Lake, on Tuesday, March 10. The bus leaves at 2 p.m. More...

I will always have sand in my shoes…

Once you get sand in your shoes you never lose it. It was true of my parents, and it is true of me too, even though I live in Berkeley, California.  More...

Holocaust Center announces study tour to Poland and Germany

Community members are invited to take part in Study Tour to Poland and Germany, March 9 – 20, 2016, sponsored by The Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University. More...

JFS Campaign needs your support!

Thanks to community support, JFS helps 1,300 children each year—children whose families eat only one meal a day because that’s all they can afford…children who start school without notebooks and pencils because they don’t hav More...

JAFCO hosts marvelous night to benefit children

A marvelous evening in Longport with a fabulous buffet, dozens of raffle baskets and a silent auction was enjoyed by 140 people last month, at the Jewish Adoption and Family Care Options (JAFCO) Cocktails for a Cause. More...

JLTV show features local Holocaust Center through December 27

Jewish Life TV has produced a hour-long special, “Studying the Holocaust at Stockton University,” which began August 4 on Comcast Channel 288 with showings scheduled through late December.  More...