December 21, 2016 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Israeli stock club offers a wealth of benefits for members

Wanted: Members for a new local Israeli stock club.  More...

Stockton recognizes Krauss with an honorary degree

Rabbi Aaron Krauss of Beth El Synagogue received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Stockton University during its winter commencement ceremony on December 18. More...

Two wonderful ways to celebrate the wonder of Chanukah at the Katz JCC

The Chanukah holiday is something different for everyone - from the way it’s celebrated to the way it’s spelled. More...

A Tuesday evening trip to Israel at Kulanu

Kulanu students got to “visit” Israel and take selfies against the many and varied backdrops the land has to offer during a special “Trip to Israel” program at Kulanu, the Board of Jewish Education’s high school for Jewi More...

Free “Learn Move Create” classes for adults 60+

The JCC in Margate is offering a selection of free health and wellness classes for adults 60 and over living in Atlantic County. These new classes are part of the Learn Move Create Program.  More...

A delicious night that helps the hungry

Nearly 200 people enjoyed a beautiful evening filled with delicious food, drink, music, dancing and good company— all for a good cause—at the Manna Fundraiser on Dec. 4 at Congregation Beth Israel. More...

Kid’s Calendar

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 24  CHABAD Chanukah on Ice, 6:30 p.m. at the Flyers Skate Zone in Atlantic City. Skate to the sounds of lively Chanukah music. Special appearance by the Macabees. Free Latkes, hot dogs, chips and drinks. More...

Caplan’s crime-reduction model expected to make AC a safer place

Joel Caplan was a police officer in Cape May, a 911 dispatcher in Longport, and an emergency medical technician in Atlantic City. He went on to study criminal justice and get his Ph.D. More...

Jewish community must be at Trump’s table

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Earlier this month, Steven Scherzer, president of Jewish Federation, and I attended the board meeting of the New Jersey State Association of Jewish Federations, on which we serve. More...

Chanukah is coming!

My first thoughts of Chanukah go to the wonderful smell of onions and potatoes, frying in oil. I love latkes! For my 16th birthday party my grandmother grated 100 pounds of potatoes by hand, and then made a load of latkes. More...

Shaloma Hadassah holds events in January

Once the holidays have come and gone, there’s still plenty to do with Shaloma Hadassah, which is holding two special events in January.  More...

Chanukah and so much more…

STOCKTON HILLEL HAPPENINGS

Stockton’s Hillel capped off a successful semester with an early Chanukah party at the beginning of December. Hillel members gathered for one of the last times to de-stress just before finals week. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 22  SEASHORE GARDENS Ballroom dancing, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., with instructor Linda Thomas. Community is invited; no partner needed. Please wear non-skid shoes. Cost: $6. For more information, call (609) 404-4848. More...

B’nai Mitzvah

CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL ETHAN LEVINE, son of Michael and Alyson Levine, October 22. ADAM GERY, son of Drs. Maureen Gottfried and Brian Gery, November 12. s   More...