November 22, 2017 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Wildwood’s Beth Judah to be part of photo exhibition of “exceptional synagogues”

Karen Burke, president of Beth Judah Temple in Wildwood, wasn’t quite sure what to think when she got a call from photographer Louis Davidson, who asked her for permission to photograph the small synagogue for a photographic exhibit of “e More...

Beron-JOAS fundraiser honors Whelan’s memory

The memory of Jim Whelan, the former New Jersey State senator and Atlantic City mayor who passed away this summer, was honored at the Beron Jewish Older Adult Services (JOAS) annual “Adding Life to Years” fundraiser November 8 at the Atla More...

CEO of Western Galilee tourism spoke on life by Sea of Galilee at JNF event

Jewish National Fund of Southern NJ hosted a parlor meeting at the home of Michele Bronkesh on Monday, November 6. More...

Hillel has much to be thankful for…

STOCKTON HILLEL HAPPENINGS

Stockton University Hillel students have had a lot to be thankful for this fall. Students participated in multiple events each week and were able to partake in a wide variety of campus, religious, and community-wide events. More...

Artist gives portrait of child killed in Holocaust to JCC, speaks to locals about his work

Artist Manfred Bockelmann, whose charcoal portraits of children killed during the Holocaust have been exhibited several times locally, recently spoke at a special event at the JCC in Margate, where his work was recently on exhibit. More...

Community Event Calendar

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24 CHABAD – VENTNOR Torah study, 12:15 p.m., at the Chai Center, 6605 Atlantic Avenue. All are welcome. Class repeats on Fridays. Call to confirm at (609) 822-8500. TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28 More...

Bar/Bat Mitzvah

CONGREGATION BETH ISRAEL Max Pisetzner, son of Barry Pisetzner and Melissa Rosenblum- Pisetzner, on Saturday, October 14. Ben Funk, son of Michelle and Stephen Funk, on Saturday, October 7. s   More...

Locals join hurricane relief efforts in Florida through Nechama

Two locals—Cantor Ed Kulp and attorney Janet Gravitz—recently spent a week in Florida ripping out insulation and removing water logged items from homes damaged by Hurricane Irma. The two went as volunteers with Nechama. More...

Giving thanks, as a community

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Each of us has cause to give thanks. Despite the challenges we may face in our everyday personal and professional lives, there is still much to be thankful for. More...

LATKES, LO MEIN & LAUGHTER features Comedian Michelle Tomko

Join members of your community on Monday, December 25 at 6:00 p.m. More...

JCC offers free Israeli Film Series Dec. 5-22

The JCC in Margate will be offering its First Annual JCC Israeli Film Series Dec. 5- 22. The series will explore Israeli society through fascinating, humorous, inspiring and controversial  More...

Stockton offers free lecture on “Climate Change, Borders, and Genocide”

Stockton University’s Holocaust Resource Center invites the public to attend a free lecture, “Unstable Ground: Climate Change, Borders, and Genocide,” on Tuesday, November 28, in Stockton University’s Campus Center Theatre, at More...

JFS High Holiday food drive collects record-breaking 850 bags

Members of Congregation Beth Israel, Beth El Synagogue, Shirat Hayam, Temple Beth Shalom, as well as other community members, collectively donated a record breaking 850 bags of food to the Jewish Family Service Food Pantry during the High Holiday Foo More...

JFS Women’s Health Network offers gift-card mammogram incentive program

For a seventh year in a row, Jewish Family Service has received funding from the Central and South Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen to help fund the agency’s Women’s Health Network. More...

Kid’s Calendar

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6  BETH ISRAEL PJ Library Chanukah Party, 5:30-6:45 p.m., for children up to age 8, siblings and caregiver. More...