Happy Chanukah from the Sunshine state Source: Joseph Waks
This past Sunday, Holocaust survivor Julius Eisenstein celebrated his 100th birthday! Julius was born on October 13, 1919 in Tomoszów Mazowiecki, Poland. He and his family were forced to live in the Jewish ghetto of their town from 1940-1943. From there, Julius was transported to the Blizin Labor Camp and […]
Perfect Shot: Kennedy Space Center, Falcon 9 space X launch right up the middle of this menorah. Source: @capturedbychavi — in Cape Canaveral, Florida.
“Today I got to celebrate the 99th birthday of Julius Eisenstein, a Holocaust Survivor who survived Auschwitz and Dachau concentration camps. I have photographed him so many times and we have become real friends. This man is a real hero to me and he is in such great shape for […]
Welcome to the Shul of Bal Harbour. It all began in 1981 in sunny South Florida feet away from the pristine Miami beaches and world famous Bal Habour Shops. Rabbi Sholom D. Lipskar would stand on Collins Avenue for hours asking passerby’s if they were Jewish and would like to join in a Minyan. […]
HistoryMiami’s newest exhibit, “South Beach, 1974-1990: Photographs of a Jewish Community,” captures the time when the area was predominantly Jewish.
The Miami Beach building that was home to the legendary nightclub Mansion and performances by Rick Ross and Deadmau5 was once a vaudeville theater known for its Yiddish entertainment. The Walgreens located in the Ritz-Carlton South Beach hotel was previously the site of the famed Jewish deli Wolfie’s. And the […]
“Me and my brother as Muslims like to send our support to Israel to bring peace the whole middle east….”
“…That’s why we are going to hang the flag you gave us. We have suffered in the hands of terrorism in turkey as well. No more killing and suffering for your people. We are all children of God!” – Duran and Ilker
“Knights for Israel at the University of Central Florida has been tabling each day these past few weeks to educate students on what is happening in Israel and to fly the Israeli flag with strength! It ensures that everyone on campus knows Israel is strong and won’t back down” – Ben […]
“I’m a Baal Teshuva and an uber driver since a year ago and I live in South Florida. A lot of Jews, many of them never put tefillin or don’t even know if they really are Jewish. I always carry a tzedakah box and my tefillin. Without shame I will […]
“The Rebbe taught that all it takes is a little light to dispel much darkness and that each mitzvah is a candle that offsets the darkness of the world…” so I started taking my #teffilin when I go see my clients and after redesigning their wardrobe I offer to help […]