Life and politics from the Sunshine State's best city

Tag archive

Temple shalom

After Irma, Florida Jews seek respite in High Holy Days

in Statewide/Top Headlines by

During Hurricane Irma, Temple Shalom served as a sanctuary of a different kind. When the storm changed course at the last minute, the Naples synagogue suddenly became an emergency shelter. As power stayed off for days, the Reform temple, which had only minimal damage, was a place for neighbors to escape the heat and have a free meal.

Keep Reading

Go to Top