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Religious Organizations Express Support to Biden & Harris on Historic Inauguration; Call for Nat’l Healing & End to Divisiveness
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Religious Organizations Express Support to Biden & Harris on Historic Inauguration; Call for Nat’l Healing & End to Divisiveness

In reaction to Wednesday’s historic inauguration of our nation’s 46th president, religious organizations weighed in by expressing their support for the 78-year-old Joseph R. Biden Jr. Biden took the oath of office at approximately 12 noon on an exceptionally crisp January day. He was surrounded by his wife. Dr. Jill Biden, his son Hunter, his...

Anti-Semitic flyers found near Satellite Beach synagogue
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Anti-Semitic flyers found near Satellite Beach synagogue

SATELLITE BEACH, Fla. — Residents are pushing back against what they say are hateful, anti-Semitic messages distributed in a Satellite Beach neighborhood near a synagogue. The flyers appeared Sunday morning in a Satellite Beach subdivision. “It is deeply sad and disturbing when hate is left in your driveway in the middle of the night,” visitor...

Israel to provide COVID vaccines for Holocaust survivors around the world
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Israel to provide COVID vaccines for Holocaust survivors around the world

“We have the privilege to provide them with protection against the coronavirus. This is the moral order that every Jew carries in his heart – to make sure that they never walk alone.” Israel will work to provide coronavirus vaccinations for Holocaust survivors both in Israel and in the Diaspora, the Diaspora Affairs Ministry announced....

Florida Congresswoman Will Plant Israeli Flag Outside Office In Message To Israel Critic Tlaib
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Florida Congresswoman Will Plant Israeli Flag Outside Office In Message To Israel Critic Tlaib

US Congresswoman Kat Cammack said Wednesday on Twitter that she will hang an Israeli flag outside her congressional office, as a message to her Michigan counterpart Rep. Rashida Tlaib, a sharp critic of the Jewish state. “Rep. Tlaib, who has an office right next to mine in DC, has some strong opinions about Israel that...

Anti-Semitism Seen In Capitol Insurrection Raises Alarms In Jewish Communities Around America
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Anti-Semitism Seen In Capitol Insurrection Raises Alarms In Jewish Communities Around America

Photographs captured a man in the crowd of the Capitol Insurrection wearing a shirt emblazoned with “Camp Auschwitz.” Two white nationalists known for racist and anti-Semitic rhetoric livestreamed to their online followers after breaking into the Capitol during the deadly insurrection. A video circulated on social media showed a man harassing an Israeli journalist who...

Drive-Thru Food Distribution Event Thursday Morning in Miami-Dade County
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Drive-Thru Food Distribution Event Thursday Morning in Miami-Dade County

A drive-thru food distribution event is being held Thursday morning amid economic hardship brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. The drive-thru site at the Greater Miami Jewish Federation opened at 9 a.m. In addition to packages containing non-perishable food products, bread, and locally grown fruits and vegetables, kosher meat will also be available to residents....

Turning Lament to Laughter
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Turning Lament to Laughter

Two Florida Chabad Centers open playgrounds in memory of school shooting victims Two state-of-the-art playgrounds are opening at neighboring Chabad centers in Coral Springs and Parkland, Florida, each dedicated to one of the seventeen victims of the 2018 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland.  The first, Meadow’s Playground at Chabad of Coral Springs,...