December 23, 2015 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Israel is a world leader in cybersecurity and other startups, says Israel 21C editor

“People are not afraid to fail in Israel; failure is seen as a stepping stone to success.” That is one of several factors accounting for Israel’s incredible number of successful technology startups, according to Viva Sarah Press, as More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, December 25 – 4:22 p.m. Friday, January 1 – 4:27 p.m.   More...

Seashore Gardens seeking stories to celebrate 100-year anniversary

To commemorate its 100th anniversary, the Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC) is hoping to collect 100 short anecdotes and/or reflections relating to SGLC over its 100-year history. More...

JFS Food Pantry feeds many hungry people this holiday season

This fall, Jessica Goldstein began bringing Jewish Family Service food donation bags along with her when she dropped her kids off at Seaview School in Linwood. More...

Mitchell Gurwicz named outstanding philanthropist

Mitchell Gurwicz was awarded Outstanding Philanthropist by the Association of Fundraising Professionals NJ, Southern Chapter during a National Philanthropy Day breakfast Nov. 19th. More...

Students create menorah masterpieces

Skateboards, Oreos, Nerf guns, noodles, and stained glass—these are just some of the materials that students at the Community Hebrew School in Margate used to create menorahs for the school’s second annual menorah contest, said Morah Ella More...

Chinese documentary on Shanghai Ghetto premieres in NYC, featuring Ventnor woman

Ventnor resident Betty Grebenschikoff was one of five Holocaust survivors featured in “Survival in Shanghai,” a documentary film produced by the Shanghai Media Group, which premiered before an audience of 800 people— including many More...

Stockton Hillel expands reach and builds interfaith unity

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

When I took up my position as director of Jewish Federation’s Hillel program at Stockton University in early September, I knew from early on that meaningful programming was on the horizon. More...

Start the New Year off right with the Katz JCC free open house January 4 to 10

When choosing a gym, does the idea of choosing a “community” come to mind? Most gyms are filled with people with their heads down, headphones in, and who keep to themselves. More...

JCC holds Winter Camp

Looking for something fun for your kids to do over winter break? Send them to Winter Camp at the Katz JCC in Margate. The camp, which is for kids from kindergarten through 4th grade, runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More...

Temple Beth Shalom hosts Tu B’Shevat Seder & Shabbat dinner

Tu B’Shevat is the New Year for the trees. It is popularly celebrated by eating various fruits and nuts, especially those connected with the Land of Israel. More...

Community Event Calendar

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25  BERON-JOAS Holiday luncheon starting at noon. Cost: $2. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. More...

Congregation Beth Israel Service honors Martin Luther King

A special Shabbat evening at Congregation Beth Israel will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy on Friday, January 15.  More...