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Miami’s official Chanukah menorah lighting

The 11th Annual Mayor’s Chanukah Menorah Lighting Celebration begins 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 1, at City Hall. 

The City of Miami is hosting the Beth David Congregation for the ceremony. Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and Commission Chairman Marc D. Sarnoff will join Rabbi Hector Epelbaum and Cantor Julie Jacobs, of the Beth David Congregation, for a special public celebration of Chanukah.

The community is invited to Miami City Hall, 3500 Pan American Dr., from 5 to 6 p.m., for the symbolic lighting of the first menorah candle. Read more at