October 26, 2016 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Israel’s new Consul General in NY seeks to “keep open channels of dialogue”

The Consulate General of Israel in New York has a new set of priorities, said Amir Sagie, deputy consul general, who spoke to a room full of local Jewish leaders at the Linwood Country Club on October 6. More...

Jewish community service gives local native a new life direction

Doug Winkelstein, a longtime EHT middle school teacher and director of the Margate Players theater group, is living proof that getting involved in the Jewish community can be a positive, life-changing experience. More...

Hughes honored at Beth El Gala, Nov. 3

William H. Hughes, the former Ambassador to Panama and a distinguished public servant, will be honored at Beth El Synagogue’s 10th Annual Gala on Thursday, November 3, at 6 p.m. More...

New salad recipes for the New Year

How can you create a healthier New Year for yourself and your family in 5777? More...

JFS Herb Dinner at Steve & Cookies set for Nov. 9

Steve & Cookie’s in Margate will once again host the popular JFS Herb dinner, featuring a three-course vegetarian meal and a presentation by herbalist Gayle Gross, on November 9 at 6 p.m. More...

Holocaust survivors visit Stockton’s Azeez Museum

More than a dozen local Holocaust survivors and community members experienced an exclusive tour of The Sam Azeez Museum of Woodbine Heritage of Stockton University on September 21. More...

Shirat Hayam’s shopping extravaganza is Nov. 6

The Sisterhood of Shirat Hayam of Ventnor NJ is hosting a shopping Extravaganza 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on November 6. More...

In honor of Jewish communal leadership

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Sukkot has always been my personal favorite of the Jewish holidays, perhaps because it represents our transition from people of slaves to a free people in our own land. More...

B’nai Mitzvah

CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL CARSON VASSER, son of Angie and Jeff Vasser, on Sept 10. ETHAN LEVINE, son of Alyson and Michael Levine, on Oct 22. s   More...

Acclaimed artist’s portraits of local Holocaust Survivors’ murdered siblings exhibited at Stockton

Distant memories and faded photographs are now more vivid and permanent for seven South Jersey Holocaust survivors whose siblings, murdered by the Nazis, were artistically rendered as 5-foot charcoal portraits drawn by international artist Manfred Bo More...

Haddassah helps local students

Golda Meir Hadassah collected a table full of school supplies for JFS during its September lunch meeting at Beth El Synagogue. More...

High Holiday and Sukkot happenings abound at Stockton Hillel

STOCKTON HILLEL HAPPENINGS

This year, I was relieved to find that the High Holidays and Sukkot were in October, versus the hectic beginning of the school year. More...

Cape Bank offers model for partnering with JFS Food Bank

Thanks to the Cape Bank’s 5th Annual Summer Food Drive, the JFS food pantry got replenished all summer with dozens of bags of essential food items, such as jars of peanut butter, hearty soups and cans of vegetables. More...

A great day for Mah Jongg, Bridge and more…

The 3rd Annual JFS Card Party on August 18 at Harbor Pines Golf Club raised $10,000 for Village by the Shore, a JFS initiative that helps older adults live independently as they age. More...

Race for breast cancer cure at Six Flags

Attention, runners, walkers and everyone committed to finding a cure for breast cancer: The Susan G. Komen Central and South Jersey Race for the Cure® will take place Sunday, November 6, at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ. More...

Starting the New Year with a mitzvah

About 20 high school and middle students from Kulanu took part in a community service program on October 13 in which they helped to sort High Holiday food donations received by Jewish Family Service More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27 More...

Kid’s Calendar

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28  BETH ISRAEL Music, movement and more for children age 2 and younger with caregiver, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Each class features a story and arts and crafts project. More...