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  • Historic Connecticut synagogue damaged by fire

    October 15, 2012 | 10:37 am

    A historic synagogue in Connecticut was seriously damaged by a fire.

    Flames gutted the sanctuary at the Hebrew Congregation of Woodmont in Milford, Conn., on Sunday morning. Its two Torah scrolls were damaged, but Rabbi Schneur Wilhelm, spiritual leader of the congregation, told...