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Boca Synagogue Wins Guinness World Record

For congregant-made prayer shawl measuring 1471.74 square feet

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Crowd Goes Wild For Holocaust Survivor Band

Saul Dreier, 89, and Ruby Sosnowicz, 85, delight audiences across the country

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Miami Marred by Anti-Semitic Vandalism

Synagogue and Jewish cars defaced with ‘Hamas’ graffiti

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Atheists Demand Removal of Miami Beach Eruv

Organization says ritual marker imposes Orthodox Judaism on all residents

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On the Menu at Florida Prisons? Kosher Food

Court says eligible inmates must get kosher meals—even if they’re not Jewish

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Crispy Christmas: How One Woman Spends Her Holidays

Chinese food, television, and family fights in the back of the car.

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How LeBron James and the Miami Heat Brought Me and My Grandfather Together

Retired in Century Village, he has a newfound passion for NBA basketball that keeps him going and keeps us connected

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Holocaust-ed: How the Defining Event of American Jewish Identity Plays Off-Broadway

Two fine one-act plays, ‘Bad Jews’ and ‘The Model Apartment,’ tackle the Shoah with unflinching dark humor

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This Week in ‘Jew as a Verb’

C’mon Florida!

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Maps Chart Speech Patterns Across America

This explains why our bubbes call it ‘Fla-rida,’ just like we do

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Daybreak: Hamas Releases Film on Gilad Shalit

Plus an explosion rocks central Beirut

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Florida’s Airport Ambassador

Betty Sussman, 80, finds her calling as an official greeter at Palm Beach International Airport

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Syd Hoff’s Cartoon Life

On his centennial, the kids’ illustrator and New Yorker and Daily Worker contributor is celebrated in Miami

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Can I Get an Amen?

The first female rabbi was ordained 40 years ago.  Now my Florida synagogue welcomes a woman to its pulpit.

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A Life of Dairy and Davening

Bill Berman is an anomaly among South Florida’s dairymen, few of whom start their day putting on tefillin

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All About My Mother’s Day

On the annual trip to visit mom, I fought with her, my boyfriend almost drowned, and I didn’t want to leave

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Herself Included

Judy Blume’s 35-year-old classic Starring Sally J. Freedman as Herself avoids the main problem of Holocaust fiction: sanctification

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A Jewish Guide to the Florida Primary

South Beach ballots

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Backed By ‘Shelly,’ Newt Takes S.C.

Success in Florida could determine Gingrich’s, Adelson’s future power

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Inheritance

First as cattle dealers and now as dairy farmers, the author’s family has long been defined by their cows. A trip back to their Bavarian homeland revealed this legacy to be more unusual—and fraught—than she’d ever imagined.

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Sundown: A Unified Palestine?

Plus Oren stands up for Israel, and more in the news

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Jewish Civil War

Experts fear bloodbath

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Greene Tries for Senate

Jewish candidate has mom on Florida campaign trail

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The Bridge

Former Congressman Robert Wexler wants to make Mideast peace, but he doesn’t want to be ambassador to Israel

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Boca Survivors to Get More Reparations

But what about their neighbors who freed them?

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Exodus

Forget cleaning for Passover and instead head to a luxury hotel for the holiday

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Florida Ponzi-ist Could Make Big Impact

Rothstein revelations may toy with GOP primary

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Jewish Guy Protests Fla. Election on Passover

‘An attack upon the religious Jewish community,’ he says

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Florida Kids Suspended for “Kick a Jew Day”

After Facebook group suggested hugs

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Florida Students Live Like Anne Frank

A school sleepover as Holocaust study aid