“She was with people who could have gotten her help … The final show of chivalry, letting Lauren leave with no phone, no shoes, no keys.”
Hallelujah, Wisconsin, Nanny, Sauerkraut. What do these words have in common? Spellers just can’t seem to get them right.
The first observant Jew elected to public office in Indiana discusses what he’s learned over the years from his weekly walks to shul.
Here are five facts about the Indiana synagogue where a bullet hole was found in a Hebrew school classroom window.
Temple Adath B’nai Israel will be full on Friday night, pews in the small synagogue overflowing with far more than the usual number of worshipers. It won’t only be Jews at the Shabbat service, either, but Christians, Muslims and others as well because the people of Evansville, Indiana have been pouring out to support their small community of Jewish neighbors since a bullet hole was found in a Hebrew school classroom window Tuesday.
A gunshot was fired through the window of an Indiana synagogue. The bullet hole was discovered late Monday in the window of a Sunday School classroom at Adath B’Nai Israel Temple in Evansville. The apparent attack was reported to police on Tuesday morning, according to reports. Rabbi Gary Mazo told the Indianapolis Star that the…
(JTA) — Indiana University said it contacted the FBI after white supremacist fliers were found posted on the Bloomington campus. In a statement Tuesday, Provost and Executive Vice President Lauren Robel said the fliers were put up “by a group that identifies with white supremacy” and targeted minority faculty members. “Posted under cover of darkness,…
I saw two Jewish patients during my 5 years working in Paoli, Indiana— and each time, it was something of a surprise.
Since the November election, there’s been a lot of talk among journalists about the way our profession overlooked and misunderstood populist, pro-Trump America. It’s a challenge for us at the Forward, as well. That is why we are launching “Red State Jews.”
(JTA) — Three people have been arrested in connection with the vandalism of the headstone of a Jewish couple buried in the cemetery of a small Indiana town. An anonymous tip to police led to the arrest on Tuesday night of the three people, according to local news reports in Scottsburg, Indiana. Angeliquca Tompkins, 19…