June 8, 2016 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

ADL, JCRC reps attend service at AC mosque

I admit it: Deep inside, I have had feelings, which I now recognize as symptoms of “Islamophobia.”  Rationally, I know that only an extremely small percentage of Muslims are radical. More...

Beth Israel golf tournament is June 22

Golfers, mark your calendars: Congregation Beth Israel’s Marc L. Rosenberg Memorial Golf Tournament takes place on Wednesday, June 22, at the Linwood Country Club.  More...

What do Birthright and a LGBTQ mission have in common?

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

You will have seen in the last issue, and will see in this issue, an advertisement for our Bureka Brunch on Sunday, June 26, and you may be asking yourself, “What do a Birthright trip and a LGBTQ mission have in common?” The answer is, pl More...

Community celebrates 25th Golf Outing and Yom Ha’atzmaut at LCC

The Jewish Federation held two great events May 12th at the Linwood Country Club: Its 25th Annual Golf Outing at Linwood Country Club and the community-wide Israel Independence Day Celebration. More...

JCC Gala raises $60,000

The Katz JCC in Margate’s Annual Gala on Saturday, April 18, at Stockton University’s Noyes Arts Garage in Atlantic City raised $60,000 for the Katz JCC Scholarship fund. More...

Community Event Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8  BERON-JOAS Arts & Crafts with Jackie, 10:30 a.m., followed by Shavuot program at noon. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. More...

OBITUARIES

DORIS SHAPIRO GROSSMAN, 93, died at Meadowview Nursing Home in Northfield on Saturday, May 14. Doris was born in Brooklyn. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, June 10 - 8:07 p.m. Friday, June 17 - 8:09 p.m.   More...

AC Mayor Guardian to speak at June 14 JBN meeting

Mayor Don Guardian will speak on “Driving Business Back to Atlantic County,” at the next meeting of the Federation’s new Jewish Business Network (JBN) on June 14, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., at Girasole Restaurant, 3108 Pacific Avenue More...

Teens honored at Kulanu graduation

On May 10, a well-dressed group of 16 teens crossed the bima at Beth El Synagogue to receive their diplomas for completing their Jewish education at Kulanu, a five-year program for middle and high school students that is run by the Board of Jewish Ed More...

Shaloma Hadassah welcomes new members and leadership

Members and friends of Shaloma Hadassah met at Sofia Restaurant in Margate on May 18 for a Member Appreciation Dinner and Installation. More...

Jewish stand-up comic performs at Chabad June 28

Most of us know about Old Jews Telling Jokes…but what about younger Jews telling jokes? More...

Why should students spend a summer in Israel? So many reasons…

I wanted to see the homeland, experience it—really feel and embrace it. That’s why I went on NFTY’s L’dor V’dor, a five-week trip to Europe and Israel. I wanted to find out why I am who I am, why I am Jewish. More...

Kid’s Calendar

SUNDAY, JUNE 12  CHABAD Shavuot Ice Cream Party, 11:30 a.m. The reading of the 10 Commandments will be followed by a children’s service and a delicious ice cream party that also features blintzes and cheesecake. Cost: free. More...

Perskie: We must create a new future for AC’s Jewish community

There are too many synagogues and too many Jewish affiliated organizations in our community. We need more creative consolidations—like the merger between Emeth Shalom and Beth Judah—to bring our Jewish community into the future.  More...