Holocaust education in Arizona is official! (Again)

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Holocaust education in Arizona is official! (Again)

Rep. Alma Hernandez (LD-3), sponsor of House Bill 2241, joined Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, Dr. Lawrence Bell, executive director of Arizona Jewish Historical Society, Congregation Beth Tefillah Rabbi Pinchas Allouche and Jonathan Hoffer, board chairman of the Martin Pear Jewish Community Center for a ceremonial signing of Holocaust education legislation. Ducey signed the law officially on July 9.

Gov meets Holocaust survivor

survivor

Gov. Doug Ducey talks to Holocaust survivor from Tucson at ceremonial signing of Holocaust education legislation.

Field of dreams

Field of Dreams

Josh Arnold, son of Janet Arnold Rees, senior concierge and creative aging coordinator for Jewish Family & Children’s Service, snagged a job in a special baseball field in Dyersville, Iowa. It was built by Major League Baseball for a special “Field of Dreams” game between the Chicago White Sox and the New York Yankees on Aug. 12.

Jade Carey Day

Jade Carey Day

Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego declared Aug. 17 Jade Carey Day in honor of her Olympic gold medal in gymnastics. Carey trained at Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, owned by Julie Witenstein.