July 5, 2017 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Beth El honors Bishop Sullivan at colorful and moving interfaith service

“Shalom.” That was the greeting offered by Bishop Dennis J. More...

Goodbye to the beloved Emeth Shalom building

The corner of Ventnor and Lancaster Avenues in Margate somehow just looks wrong these days. The temple that graced that corner, which was home to a vibrant Reform congregation for over 60 years, is in the midst of being torn down. More...

Campaign helps JCC remain positive force in the community

For more than 105 years, the Milton & Betty Katz Jewish Community Center in Margate has been a focal point of the Atlantic County community. More...

JFS House Tour features stunning homes, amazing prizes and lunch

Whether you’re walking down the boardwalk or exploring the back bays, the stunning homes of Absecon Island are bound to capture your attention, making you wonder: “What do these homes look like on the inside?” More...

Northfield School gets ADL “No Place for Hate” status for 2nd year

Northfield Community School recently became an ADL No Place for Hate School again for the second year in a row, said Lisa Harvey, a middle school counselor and anti-bullying specialist at the school.  More...

“Salute to Stockton” starts July 14, bringing speakers and song to Shirat Hayam

The entire community is invited to the 20th Annual Salute to Stockton speaker series this summer at Shirat Hayam Synagogue in Ventnor. Three programs will be offered on Friday evenings throughout the summer, all starting at 7 p.m. More...

Shirat Hayam hosts painting and wine dinner

Find your inner artist! All are welcome to join artist and teacher Megan Dolan as she guides us in painting our own personal wine glass on Thursday, July 13, at 7 p.m. at Shirat Hayam. More...

Four accomplished teens receive generous support from Avoda

As a Jewish kid growing up at the Jersey shore, Sydnee VanDyke often felt like an outsider until she found acceptance, good friends and leadership opportunities through USY, the youth movement of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ). More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, July 7 – 8:09 p.m.  Friday, July 14 – 8:06 p.m.   More...

Matik installed as president, many others recognized, at JFS annual meeting

Jewish Family Service of Atlantic and Cape May County installed a new president and board members and honored volunteers and staff at its annual meeting on June 12 at the Linwood Country Club. More...

Wildwood’s Beth Judah offers beach services, meaning, and so much more

COMMUNITY CORNER

Just a block and a half from the Wildwood boardwalk, on the corner of Pacific and Spencer Avenues, you will find the only operating synagogue in Cape May County. More...

Jewish Federation is why, and you are Jewish Federation

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

We have all had, at some point, a pivotal or ‘ah-ha’ moment in our relationship with the Jewish community, a moment that gives life and meaning to why we support (as volunteers and as donors) some organizations over others. More...

SGLC golf outing, July 17, offers fun options for non-golfers

Golfers and non-golfers are invited to participate in the Seashore Gardens Foundation Centennial Golf Tournament on Monday, July 17, at Blue Heron Pines Golf Club, 550 Country Club Drive in Egg Harbor City. More...

Community Event Calendar

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5 BERON-JOAS Watercolor Painting with Bernice, 10:30 a.m., followed by Bingo at noon. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. More...