The Boiling Point

Deadly Woolsey Fire hits Jewish camps, schools, homes

Deadly Woolsey Fire hits Jewish camps, schools, homes

Clara Sandler, Co-Editor-In-Chief
November 27, 2018
Filed under Award-winners, Community, Top Stories

The Woolsey Fire ravaged Simi Valley, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, West Hills and Malibu, resulting in thousands of home evacuations, destroyed properties and displaced schools. Three Jewish summer camps were destroyed, and buildings were burned at the Ilan Ramon Jewish Day School in Agoura Hills and...

Jewish school, summer camps damaged or destroyed in Woolsey fire

Jewish school, summer camps damaged or destroyed in Woolsey fire

Clara Sandler, Jacob Joseph Lefkowitz Brooks, Community Editor, and Molly Litvak, Outside News Editor
November 11, 2018
Filed under Award-winners, Community, Top Stories

Jewish schools and camps have been hit hard by Southern California’s fires, with at least one day school and two camps reporting significant damage in the three-day-old blaze. The Ilan Ramon Jewish Day School in Agoura Hills, which was seen in flames on live television Friday afternoon; the Shalom Inst...

Ilan Ramon Jewish day School burns in Woolsey Fire

Ilan Ramon Jewish day School burns in Woolsey Fire

Jacob Joseph Lefkowitz Brooks and Molly Litvak
November 9, 2018
Filed under Outside News

An Agoura Hills Jewish day school named after the Israeli astronaut who died in the 2003 explosion of the Space Shuttle Columbia faced its own fiery loss on Friday. The Ilan Ramon Jewish Day School was seen in flames on television news reports Friday, a casualty of the Woolsey fire, which has...