Heritage Florida Jewish News - Central Florida's Independent Jewish Voice

Happy anniversary to the Heritage!

 

August 27, 2021



Forty-five years ago on Aug. 27, 1976 the lead story in the first issue of the Heritage Central Florida Jewish News was about the land optioned for Kinneret II that the Central Florida Jewish Community Council had secured. The Council accepted a loan for $2,225,000 from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Also covered on the front page was that Janet and Ezra Almog, two of the Entebbe hostages, would speak at Congregation Ohev Shalom about their experience being held hostage in the Uganda airport.

The paper was 12 pages long, in black and white.

Gene Starn was the founder...



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