November 23, 2016 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Help for families struggling with Alzheimer’s

November is Alzheimer’s awareness month in the State of New Jersey. Unfortunately, some families will not need a governmental decree to raise their awareness of Alzheimer’s. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, November 25 – 4:19 p.m. Friday, December 2 – 4:17 p.m.   More...

Stockton professor speaks on veterans who liberated Nazi camps

“A World War II veteran dies every four minutes,” said Stockton University Professor Douglas Cervi to a small group of patrons of the Atlantic County Library in Mays Landing. More...

Manna Fundraiser: Meals that Matter, Dec. 4

Manna at the Shore will hold its 22nd annual fundraiser, “Meals that Matter,” Dec. 4, 6- 9 p.m. at Congregation Beth Israel in Northfield. The evening will feature fine cuisine provided by 27 restaurants, caterers and bakeries.  More...

Torah class offers Jewish take on lying, self-improvement and more

Getting unstuck, self-improvement, and prayers of desperation are among the topics to be covered by Chabad at the Shore’s weekly Torah study series this winter. These free classes will be held on Fridays at 12:15 p.m. More...

A new home at Stockton Hillel

STOCKTON HILLEL HAPPENINGS

When I transferred to Stockton University this year, I was surprised to find that making new friends could be tough. More...

A Black and White night

Seashore Gardens held its Black and White Ball, the last of its many centennial year festivities, last month at the Tropicana. More...

Kid’s Calendar

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30  SHIRAT HAYAM Kids Yoga at two different times: 10 a.m. for age 2; 10:30 a.m. for age 3-4. Cost: $10 per class. For more information, call (609) 822-7116, extension 120. Location: 700 N. Swarthmore Avenue in Ventnor. More...

OBITUARIES

NORMAN DeYOUNG, 83, of Margate, passed away on November 3. Born in London, England, he came to the United States in 1949 and quickly graduated from Atlantic City High School. He proudly served four years in the U.S. Navy, stationed in London. More...

10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

Memory loss that disrupts daily life may be a symptom of Alzheimer’s or another dementia. Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. 1. More...

New book debuts on the birth of AC’s Jewish community

When Jerry Gordon was growing up in Atlantic City during the 1940s and ‘50s, the area had over a dozen different synagogues. More...

JFS offers new behavioral health program

Jewish Family Service (JFS) in Margate will be offering a new behavioral health program starting in January called Links to Health. More...

Is there a Jewish lesson for us in the recent election?

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

After nearly 18 months, this election season is finally, finally over. Wow, what a ride. More...

An amazing autumn day…

Members of Congregation Beth Israel’s ITY-BITY Youth Group enjoyed a fall afternoon at the R&J Farm in Egg Harbor City. They picked pumpkins, rode on a hayride and navigated the corn maze. More...

“Rich Moneybags,” a children’s Chanukah show, debuts Dec. 11

“Rich Moneybags: A Chanukah Story,” a Jewish themed interactive game show for children, will be performed on Sunday, December 11, at 3 p.m. at the Katz JCC in Margate. Admission is $10 per family, in advance, $15 at the door. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24 BERON-JOAS Thanksgiving Day Luncheon. For more information, cal (609) 345-5555. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25 More...

Bike ride raises $4K for JFS

About a dozen riders raised more than $4000 for Jewish Family Service through the Marc L. Rosenberg Friends and Family Bike Ride on September 10. More...

Trading kippot for hard hats

Now that the Jewish holiday season is over, it’s time for…construction! Earlier this month, Shirat Hayam in Ventnor began construction on a new roof, as is pictured here. More...