Residents of the Westchester County hamlet of Purchase have taken on a church’s big plans to build a new sanctuary on several acres of land in the heart of a residential neighborhood.
A billboard over a storefront church in Corona, Queens that advertised a strip club has come down.
It happened around 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Our Holy Redeemer Church on S. Ocean Avenue.
A Long Island man was accused Saturday of breaking into a church and stealing hundreds of dollars.
A large Long Island congregation was without a church Sunday after a fire, but members were not letting the damage deter their faith.
Authorities Saturday morning were investigating a fire that damaged a church on Long Island.
An employee at the Church of St. Patrick in Huntington spotted a man taking cash from a candle donation box, Suffolk County Police said.
A blessing of the animals will be held Sunday at a church on Park Avenue on the Upper East Side.
The landmark church at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point hosted its first same-sex wedding Saturday.
During times of hardship many people look to places of worship for comfort and support, but in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy those places have taken action and played a role in the relief effort.
The family, which moved here from Mexico seeking a better life, is mourning the sudden death of a wife and mother of five children.
Wearing hoodies in honor of the Florida teen, hundreds at the Middle Collegiate Church in the East Village voiced their concern and anger. Many said they believe it may have been racially motivated.
Pastor Terry Smith of the Life Christian Church in West Orange has extended an invitation to the brand new New York Jets quarterback.
The temporary restraining order is in effect for 10 days, which means those churches can hold services in schools for the next two Sundays.
The New York City Department of Education is defending the court ruling upholding the ban on using public schools for church services.