“There was a lot of fear and nerves in the community the past couple days,” said a Wilmington rabbi as Hurricane Florence hit the coast Thursday.
Houses of worship are currently not eligible for FEMA repair funds due to concerns about separation of church and state.
The city was complying with a state law that requires all state contractors to certify that they are not participating in boycotts of Israel.
Johansson is taking charge of a staged reading of the theater classic ‘Our Town’ as a fundraiser.
The city of Dickinson’s storm damage repair grant application makes applicants swear that they don’t boycott Israel.
The city wants to buy out damaged homes and replace them with green space—but that may lead to the breakup of heavily-Jewish neighborhoods.
After he managed to bribe three van drivers to load their vehicles with aid supplies and drive him and his crew from the San Juan airport, Eli Ro
When the shofar heralds the new year, the congregation recites: This day the world is born — or, in modern Hebrew, destroyed.
This isn’t the first time the Texas Jewish community was hit by a deadly hurricane on the eve of Rosh Hashanah.
The group of survivors, unable to leave a powerless building, was discovered by the Chesed Shel Emes volunteer society.