April 11, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Locals who fought for Israel reflect on the Jewish nation’s 70th birthday

Israel’s 70th birthday—Yom Haatzmaut—begins on the evening of April 18, immediately following Yom HaZikaron, Israel’s national day of mourning for those who died defending their country, which begins the evening of April 17. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, April 13 – 7:16 p.m.  Friday, April 20 – 7:23 p.m.   More...

We should all be at the JCC on April 18

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Whether we have ever been to Israel, each of us has that one (maybe two) special memory of Israel that will be with us forever. For some of us that memory may be more recent, and for others it may be much more long ago. More...

JFS PAWS Pet Care service provides dog walking and jobs

COMMUNITY CORNER

PAWS Pet Care is a unique enterprise that pairs dogs with much-needed exercise and jobs for people with disabilities. The loss of so many jobs due to casino closings has made job creation a priority in our area. More...

Beth El offers NYC bus trip April 25

There’s still time to sign up for Beth El Synagogue’s bus trip to New York City on Wednesday, April 25.  More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, APRIL 12 BETH EL – MARGATE Life Line Screening, with preventive screenings that include ultrasound, blood screening, and limited electrocardiograph. For more information or to set up appointment, call (609) 823- 2725. More...

U.S. Holocaust Museum Tracing Service helps survivors find family and gain compensation

“This evening is devoted to remembrance,” said Mona Trocki Ozlek, an executive committee member for Stockton’s Sara & Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center, as she welcomed a roomful of first-, second- and third-generation Holo More...

Holocaust educators tackle how to “make better human beings”

It was an impressive gathering: Despite the threat of snow and ice-covered roads, a roomful of South Jersey middle school and high school educators made their way to Stockton’s Sara & Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center on March 20 to di More...

Teens take the bima to protest gun violence in schools

Beth Israel in Northfield was among the many Reform Congregations nationwide to take part in #teenstakethebima during Shabbat services on Friday, March 24. More...

AC Marathon Race Series holds Kids’ Fit Mile Run April 14

The Atlantic City Marathon Race Series will once again hold a Kids’ Fit Mile Run/Walk on Saturday, April 14, starting at 11:30 a.m. More...

JCC offers 2 musical brunches this month

Attention classical and Jewish music lovers! The JCC in Margate will offer two musical Brunch & Learn programs on April 17 and 26.  More...

“Big Sonia” screening at JCC April 24

Standing tall at 4’8”, Sonia is one of the last remaining Holocaust survivors in Kansas City and one of the only survivors there who speaks publicly about her wartime experience. More...