February 14, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Business leaders’ commitment to tikkun olam gives rise to Project Prom

Like Cinderella, who couldn’t go to the ball without a gown, high school girls who want to go to prom need to find “the dress.” Yet for many girls in Atlantic County, the cost of the dress—and everything that goes with it&mdas More...

Stockton Hillel celebrates the birthday of the trees

Stockton at Hillel held a Tu B’Shevat Seder, which was attended by 14 students, on January 30. More...

Relationships are key to longevity

What does it take to live for 100 years? The answer may surprise you. It’s not necessarily exercise, nutrition or giving up habits such as drinking or smoking. More...

This year is the year of Israel@70

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

Twenty-Chai (2018) will be a year of celebrating Israel in our Jewish community. More...

Chabad Ladies Night Out celebrates Tu B’Shevat

Chabad at the Shore hosted a Ladies Night Out to celebrate Tu B’Shevat on January 30. More...

JCC community mourns Shirley Rosenzweig

The JCC community recently lost a great friend and colleague, Shirley Rosenzweig.  Shirley was a fixture at the Katz JCC for over 25 years and was also very involved in other local Jewish organizations, leaving an empty space in the hearts of so More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15 BERON-JOAS Bingo, 11:30 a.m., followed by Armchair Exercise at 12:30 p.m. Location: The Rosin Center at the Herman Pogachefsky Pavilion, 1102 Atlantic Ave., Atlantic City. Transportation available. More...

Remembering Marsha Grossman, 1932-2017: Holocaust center founder leaves rich legacy

Marsha Grossman, whose vision and determination led to the creation of Stockton’s Holocaust Resource Center, left an indelible legacy to the Jersey Shore’s Jewish community. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, February 16 – 5:18 p.m.  Friday, February 23 – 5:26 p.m.   More...

A new name and direction for Young Leadership Division in 2018

NextGen: AC has arrived in our Jewish community! NextGen: AC is the new name for our Jewish Federation’s young leadership division. We are the next generation in our families and Jewish comm unities. More...

Beth Israel Purim Carnival, March 4, features family fun and more

Children dressed as Queen Esther, Haman and Mordechai— and their parents—are welcome at Congregation Beth Israel’s Purim celebration on Sunday, March 4. More...

Rabbi Weis unscrolls a unique Torah lesson

Rabbi David M. Weis of Congregation Beth Israel in Northfield recently taught a parent-student session on the Torah. More...

JFS Cocktail Party is March 3 at Borgata’s Premier Nightclub

Get ready to mix and mingle for a great cause at the 11th Annual JFS Cocktail Party on Saturday, March 3. Starting at 7 p.m., guests are invited for a fun night out at Premier Nightclub in the Borgata.  More...

Hamentashen dough that’s incredibly versatile—and easy

The Torah is filled with incredible, inspirational stories of Jewish women through the ages, and the Purim story is a perfect example. More...

Calling all snowbirds! Federation’s Annual Florida Reception is Feb. 22

The Jewish Federation of Atlantic & Cape May Counties will hold its Annual Florida Cocktail Reception at The Club at Ibis in West Palm Beach on Thursday, February 22, at 7 p.m. More...

Kid’s Calendar

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16  SHIRAT HAYAM –VENTNOR Tot Shabbat, with singing and stories, 5:30 p.m. followed by Shabbat Dinner. Cost: $25 per family. RSVP required; call to Karen (609) 822-7116, extension 101.  SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25  More...