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Posts Tagged: Florida hurricane

September 14, 2017 2:17 pm

Israeli Aid Teams Deploy to Florida’s Hardest-Hit Areas in Wake of Hurricane Irma - Israeli rescue and humanitarian aid groups have deployed to the hardest-hit areas in Florida, including the Florida Keys and Naples areas, in the wake...

September 11, 2017 3:23 pm

Israeli Aid Teams Dispatched to Florida to Help With Cleanup Following Hurricane Irma

Humanitarian aid organizations in Israel sent teams to Florida early this week to help with cleanup efforts following Hurricane Irma, Israel21c reported on Monday. A team from Israel Rescue Coalition...

September 11, 2017 10:27 am

Hurricane Irma Causes Destruction and Flooding Across Florida

Deadly Irma is unleashing destructive winds, flooding rain and inundating seas across northern Florida after battering southern portions of the Sunshine State. "Unfortunately, there is no...

September 10, 2017 12:05 pm

Hurricane Irma Moves West as It Regains Category 4 Status

Hurricane Irma has regained its Category 4 strength as its track has moved off the Florida coast, keeping its ferocious eye off the southwest Florida...

September 7, 2017 3:19 pm

Key West Rabbi Readies for Hurricane Irma, Fears Potential Loss of Life in Florida

A rabbi in Key West, Florida expressed the fears shared by many local residents on Wednesday as Hurricane Irma approached the area, and detailed the measures...

September 7, 2017 1:30 pm

Israeli Foreign Ministry Evacuates Diplomats Ahead of Hurricane Irma’s Expected US Landfall - Israel’s Foreign Ministry issued a warning to Israelis residing in areas expected to be hit by Hurricane Irma, and evacuated its diplomats from the...

September 7, 2017 10:22 am

Hurricane Irma Kills 10, Leaves Thousands Homeless in Caribbean Ahead of Potential Florida Strike

Fearsome Hurricane Irma cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving at least 10 dead and thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting...

September 8, 2016 8:56 am

Florida Chabad Family Hit Hard by Hurricane Hermine Hosts Shabbat Dinner for Community Despite Power Outage

A Jewish family in Florida hosted nearly a dozen people for Shabbat dinner, despite not having electricity following last week's Hurricane Hermine, reported. Rabbi Shneur Zalman and Chanie Oirechman...

September 2, 2016 10:53 am

Hurricane Hermine Floods Streets, Shuts Down Power for 200,000 Locals in Florida

Hurricane Hermine made landfall on Florida's northwest coast early Friday, flooding streets, toppling trees and knocking down power lines. The Category 1 hurricane roared ashore from...


Israeli Program Helps Aspiring High-Tech Entrepreneurs - As a teenager, Asher Dale created a phone application called “Three Good Things -- A Happiness Journal.” The app sends...

From Start-Up Nation to Ramp-Up Nation: Israel’s New Approach to Innovation - Dan Senor and Saul Singer’s 2009 book, Start-Up Nation: The Story of...

Hamas’ Promise to End Terror Is Seen as ‘Highly Unlikely’ - Under the new unity deal brokered last week between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) ruling Fatah party, Hamas...


Senior UK Jewish Leader Criticizes British UN Diplomat Over Balfour Declara...

The top organization representing British Jews has lodged a complaint with the British government over remarks by the UK's Deputy Ambassador to...

Middle East

Kurds Flee Homes in Northern Iraq as Iraqi Forces Take Control

Thousands of Kurdish civilians fled their homes in northern Iraq on Wednesday, fearing harassment by government forces and Shiite militias who have taken control of a vast swath of territory from...