Weekly roundup of world briefs
June 5, 2020
Hasidic school in upstate New York found operating with ‘hundreds of students inside’
By Marcy Oster
(JTA) — A school in the Hasidic village of Kiryas Joel in New York was ordered to close after it was found operating with hundreds of students in its building.
Orange County said in a statement that officials visiting the school last week “found what appeared to be hundreds of students inside, not wearing personal protective equipment, not social distancing, and plainly in violation of the Governor’s Executive Orders,” the Times Herald-Record reported. The county health departmen...