January 31, 2018 RSS feed / Voice at the Shore

Birthright connects local co-eds to Israel—its past, present and soul

In the early morning darkness of December 25, I loaded two vans with 17 mostly-local college kids and their luggage and headed to Newark airport, where we embarked on a 10-day trip to Israel. More...

Shabbat Candlelighting Times for the Shore:

Friday, February 2 – 5:02 p.m.  Friday, February 9 – 5:10 p.m.   More...

Not every sale you see is a bargain

MEMORIES AND MEMOIRS

Growing up, there was one word that we all loved to hear— and that was the word “bargain.” That beautiful word competed for our affection with its cousin, our all-time favorite four-letter word: “Sale.” More...

Teens give challahmaking the thumbs up

Seena Ludwig gives the thumbs up after doing an expert job braiding her challah at Kulanu High School of Jewish Studies earlier this month. More...

Community Event Calendar

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 1  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...

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...

Shirat Hayam celebrates “World Wide Wrap Day”

Share the mitzvah of wrapping tefillin with Jews around the world on Sunday, February 4, at Shirat Hayam, at 9 a.m. More...

Jewish clergy, other leaders stress MLK’s legacy of unity at NAACP event

Education for all. Civility. Overcoming hate with determination and love. More...

Local teens enjoy “a huge feeling of Jewish connection”

What would teenagers describe as a “great weekend”? More...

JFS is seeking “trash valets”

Jewish Family Service is looking for volunteers who can help take out the trash this winter.  “We have a group of senior citizens in Ventnor and Margate that are struggling with getting their trash out each week,” said Eileen Dillon, More...

Brigantine shul hosts Tu B’shevat Seder Feb. 2

Tu B’Shevat is the New Year for the trees. It is popularly celebrated by the eating of various fruits and nuts, especially those connected with the Land of Israel. More...

Adult programming is booming at the JCC in Margate

COMMUNITY CORNER

Over the past two decades, the Jewish population of Atlantic County has been quietly but steadily shifting. The community of young families that thrived here in the 1990s is transforming into a more mature demographic. More...

New monthly Israeli investment club is forming

Do you want to learn about and invest in Israeli technology that we use in everyday life? Meet new friends and learn the process of investing? More...

Get ready to enter the Impact Zone

FEDERATION AT THE SHORE

One of the new features of our annual campaign this year was the introduction of the Impact Zone, a new giving opportunity many took advantage of in 2017, for which we are very grateful.  More...