Educators, lay leaders and rabbis representing South Florida Jewish day schools met in Tallahassee in a concerted effort to advocate state legislators for funds to alleviate a Jewish school tuition crisis. T
In Chana Namdar , Rochel Namdar, Shterna Namdar, Rivka Namdar vs. Gothenburg City, Rabbi Alex and Leah Namdar appealed an earlier ruling that would force them to enroll their children in Swedish schools. School authorities claimed they were in their right, enforcing a recent change to its laws that made “religion not a valid reason” for homeschooling.
These aren’t easy times for Chabad to be opening new centers, but Australia’s capital city, Canberra, welcomed its first Chabad representatives this week. Rabbi Dan and Mrs. Naomi Avital moved into their new home Tuesday, after a pilot trip and meetings with the city’s lay leaders last month.