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SOLID SHOW OF SUPPORT Jennifer New (left) and Patti Wertheimer make clear their feelings for Israel. Photos by Norman Schimmel HUNDREDS RALLY FOR ISRAEL IN ITS FIGHT AGAINST HAMAS Staff Reports More than 600 people came to J.D. Hamel Park in downtown Sarasota on Nov. 23 to show their support for Israel, Howard Tevlowitz, the executive director of the Jewish Federation of Sarasota-Manatee, told The Sarasota News Leader this week. The federation provided small Israeli flags to those wishing to carry them. Online resources regarding Israel's fight against Hamas are available at, a news release says. For more information about the federation, Following a rally in the park to show solidarivisit % ty for Israel in its recent conflict with Hamas, participants crossed U.S. 41 for a walk over the Ringling Bridge.

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