Beth Israel

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Person Pulled From Hudson River Near Pier 45, Taken To Beth Israel

Emergency crews rushed to the scene at the Pier 45 concert venue at West 10th Street and West Street around 7 p.m.


Torah carried out of Congregation Beth Israel following Hurricane Katrina (credit:

Former Riverdale Rabbi Helps Rebuild New Orleans Congregation After Katrina

Seven years after Hurricane Katrina decimated much of New Orleans, a local rabbi dedicates a new synagogue he helped rebuild. Rabbi Topolosky said that natural disaster really affected him and left him compelled to act.