March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

TED Talk-type forum at Stockton highlights minorities’ challenges—and commonalities

“What we need is a lot more empathy. More...

Free fitness classes keep seniors moving at Rosin Center

“Stretch, don’t kvetch!” That is one of Herman Solof’s mottos about exercise. More...

A joyous Purim at the shore…

Purim was widely celebrated at shore synagogues earlier this month. Among the festivities and Spiels, the JCC’s Community Purim Party was fit for a king. Ben Sobel and his son Moshe took part. More...

Surf more than just the web this summer

Summertime can be the most fun time of the year your child has. School is out and it’s time to let loose and be free. More...

JCC Spring Break Camp starts April 17

No School? No Problem. If a family trip out of town is not in the cards this spring, the kids can still enjoy an awesome spring break with a camp-style staycation at the JCC in Margate.  More...

Kulanu students lobby LoBiondo

Kulanu students Jocelyn Schwartz (left), 17, and Sara Strenger, 16, got experience lobbying their congressman in Washington, D.C., while attending Panim el Panim, a political and social action progra More...

Spring into action with April Fools runs on AC Boardwalk, April 22-23

Runners of all ages and abilities are invited to kick off spring right, with AmeriHealth’s April Fools Half Marathon and 11K and 7K races on Saturday and Sunday, April 22-23, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. More...

Shore residents join Philly Stand Against Hate

A contingent of local Jewish community members were among the hundreds of people who came out to protest recent acts of discrimination and desecration at the Stand Against Hate rally in Philadelphia on March 2, said Ralph Goren, who was part of the g More...

Local musician and filmmaker finds niche combining Judaism and the arts

“Amazing!” said one man; “Just like the Russian dancers in Fiddler on the Roof,” said another woman, as they watched two male dancers turn and do low kicks while balancing bottles on their hats at the Community Purim Party at More...

Passover recipes: “Authentic” breakfasts and dessert

In recent years, a plethora of Passover convenience foods have come on the market. In response to this, I must admit, my family has rebelled! More...

Be a “Superhero for Alzheimer’s” at SGLC’s 5K Run/Walk April 30

Put on your superhero cape and get ready to run or walk for a good cause at the 7th Annual Seashore Gardens 5K Run & Health Walk on Sunday, April 30, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk at Tropicana Casino & Resort. More...

JCC beginner Mahjong class starts March 30

Have you always wanted to learn to play Mahjong? Now is your chance. Starting March 30, the JCC is offering a Beginner Mahjong Class on Thursday afternoons, from 1-3:30 p.m. More...

A good life, and the best example, is outwardly-directed

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Several days ago, I witnessed one of life’s greatest miracles and shared one of life’s greatest joys–the birth of a grandchild. More...

JFS Cocktail Party Raises Nearly $75,000

To celebrate the 10th Annual JFS Cocktail Party, approximately 250 guests took a trip down the rabbit hole at Kiss Kiss Nightclub for an evening of excitement. More...

“Incredible Israel” mission takes traditional Jewish approach

When Rabbi Yaacov Orimland of Young Israel of Margate approached Jewish Federation about a mission to Israel that would consider the needs and sensibilities of traditional Jews in the community, it was evident that such a trip would not be the typica More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, MARCH 30 SHIRAT HAYAM – VENTNOR Sisterhood Women’s Seder, 6:30 p.m., led by Rebbetzins Elaine Geller and Ellie Kremer. Cost: $18. Women from the entire community are welcome. More...