“I can’t say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event because I am not in the position to do so as a school district employee,” he said last year.
The principal stated that children cannot be forced to learn the school’s Holocaust curriculum since “Not everyone believes the Holocaust happened.”
Beth Adam members meet for Friday night once a month, and otherwise for an “In-Home Shabbat Discussion”.
(JTA) — A large swastika was spray painted on the side of a car in a predominantly Jewish neighborhood in Boca Raton, Florida. The incident occurred early Sunday morning, according to local report. The white swastika took up the entire driver’s-side door of the black Ford Mustang. The owner of the car is a teenager…
(JTA) — A southern Florida rabbi spoke up on behalf of a mosque delisted as a polling station. Palm Beach County removed the Islamic Center of Boca Raton as a polling station after receiving complaints from voters, WPTV reported on Monday. Speaking up on the mosque’s behalf was Rabbi Barry Silver, the rabbi at Congregation…
Jake Laznik, an American Jew from Florida, fulfilled his dream of joining the elite Golani Brigade and proudly donning his IDF uniform for the first time on November 22.
Police in Boca Raton, Florida, are investigating a verbal and physical attack on a rabbinical student as a possible hate crime.
Eight of nine people killed in an Ohio plane crash have been identified, seven from one south Florida company.
Anti-Semitic graffiti was spray-painted in black outside an apartment complex in Boca Raton, Florida, days before Rosh Hashanah.
A Boca Raton shul now holds the Guinness world record for biggest prayer shawl ever created. At 1,471. 74 square feet, that’s a lot of tallis.