How SouthCoast interfaith families blend Hanukkah and Christmas

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Good morning, Fall River! Today is Sunday, Nov. 28. Hanukkah begins at sundown, so we just want to say Hanukkah Sameach to all of our Jewish readers!

Sunday Reads

As tonight is the first night of Hanukkah, this week's Sunday Read is about interfaith families, and how they find a balance between Hanukkah and Christmas. The number of Americans raised in interfaith homes appears to be growing. According to one study, 27% of millennials say they were raised in a religiously mixed family. Here's what some SouthCoast Jewish leaders had to say on the subject.

Durfee homecoming dance

Durfee celebrated its homecoming dance at White's of Westport Friday night, and there were lots of memories made, dinner, and dancing.


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This article originally appeared on The Herald News: The Herald News Daily Briefing newsletter Nov 28 2021

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