Preventative measures against COVID-19

With two confirmed cases of 2019 novel coronavirus (officially named COVID-19) now reported among the Jewish community in New York, there is confusion and...
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Local schools prepare for COVID-19, on top of coping with flu season

It’s 9 a.m. on Monday at Berman Hebrew Academy in Rockville, and school nurse Miriam Kotek already has four sick kids in her office. One...

Unambiguous communal response to xenophobia makes powerful statement

Last week, the World Health Organization raised its global health assessment of spread and impact of COVID-19, or coronavirus, to its highest alert level....