Andrea Jacobs

Rising Waters: Congregations in Boulder, Colo. were scrambling to save anything they could after historic floods swept through the region.

Colorado Floods Wreak Havoc With Jewish Holidays as Shuls Battle Rising Water

Before the start of Yom Kippur, a flood of historic proportions swallowed Boulder, Colo., and surrounding areas, displacing families, damaging synagogues and threatening services on the holiest day of the Jewish year – until determination came to the rescue.