May 24, 2017 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Stockton professor meets with Pope on genocide prevention

Pope Francis met privately to discuss genocide prevention with Stockton University Professor Elisa von Joeden- Forgey and her colleague, Argentine human rights lawyer Irene Victoria Massimino, on May 5 at the Vatican.  More...

First Shabbat beach service on June 16

Mark your calendar! Shore synagogues will offer many opportunities to celebrate a spiritual Shabbat by the beach this summer. Make sure to wear flipflops and bring your own beach chair. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, May 26 – 7:57 p.m.  Friday, June 2 – 8:02 p.m.   More...

This is my “why” of being Federation president

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

I am honored and humbled to serve as president of Jewish Federation for the next two years. More...

Runners raise $12,000 for Alzheimer’s care at SGLC

“You run faster when you know it’s for Alzheimer’s,” master of ceremonies Diane Mitchell of WAYV’s Mike & Diane Show told runners attending Seashore Gardens’ “Superheroes for Alzheimer’s” 5K R More...

BJE program at JCC spotlights American Jews’ struggle for freedom

How were American Jews involved in the Civil Rights movement, and how were they affected by it? And what was the relationship between President Abraham Lincoln, “the Great Emancipator,” and the Jewish people?   More...

Beth Israel’s got talent…

Although he didn’t seem ready to quit his day job, Congregation Beth Israel’s Rabbi David Weis entertained the 300+ attendees of his synagogue’s Broadway Bash fundraiser, singing a More...

Kulanu graduation celebrates the future of the Jewish community

Anyone who has had a teen—or been a teen themselves— knows that teens and adults often don’t see things the same way. More...

Yitzak Sharon brings Israeli Independence Day to life, recalling life in Israel in 48

Nearly 200 people of all ages came out to celebrate Israel’s birthday in a combined celebration of Yom Hazikaron (Remembrance Day) and Yom Ha’atzmaut (Independence Day) on May 1 at Shirat Hayam in Ventnor. More...

Shavuot: Prime time for dairy

It’s mid-spring. The flocks have given birth, there’s fresh fodder, and the milk is sweet and abundant. And, it’s almost time for Shavuot! More...

Brigantine’s TBS is newly-renovated—and counting its blessings

Temple Beth Shalom in Brigantine is now putting the finishing touches on our newly renovated sanctuary and building. Our building, located a block from Brigantine’s beaches (at 4419 W. Brigantine Ave.), is now open! More...

Gala raises $80,000 for JCC

About 250 community members attending the JCC Gala at Resorts Casino earlier this month helped raise $80,000 for the Milton & Betty Katz JCC Scholarship fund. More...

Registration open for Beth Israel summer camp

Registration is now open for Congregation Beth Israel’s summer camp for children ages 2-7. The camp offers full and half-day sessions from June 26 through August 18. More...

Beth El offers health screenings June 20

Life Line Screening offers a 5-test package to thoroughly check for the risk of stroke, cardiovascular disease and other chronic conditions. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, MAY 25  BERON-JOAS Computer Basics, 11:30 a.m. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. For more information, call (609) 345- 5555. More...