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Bronx Household Of Faith Building Project (credit: BHOF.org)

Federal Appeals Court Reverses 2012 Decision Allowing Bronx Church To Hold Religious Services At Public School

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Thursday that a city ban on religious services in schools is constitutional. It’s the latest development in a two-decade legal battle involving the Bronx Household of Faith.

04/03/2014

Police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a criminal mischief incident at a Harlem church. (Credit: NYPD)

Cops Seek Suspect In Criminal Mischief Incident At Harlem Church

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with criminal mischief that took place in Harlem.

03/23/2014

Purchase Planned Church

Westchester Residents Fight Plans For Huge New Church On Busy Road

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.

02/25/2014

A dancer performs at a strip club  (Photo credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/GettyImages)

Strip Billboard Mounted Over Queens Church Comes Down

A billboard over a storefront church in Corona, Queens that advertised a strip club has come down.

10/16/2013

Our Holy Redeemer Church in Freeport, NY. (credit: CBS 2)

Cops: Religious Statues At L.I. Church Stolen, Moved

It happened around 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Our Holy Redeemer Church on S. Ocean Avenue.

09/23/2013

Lindenhurst, Long Island Church Thefts

Man Accused Of Stealing Multiple Times From Long Island Church

A Long Island man was accused Saturday of breaking into a church and stealing hundreds of dollars.

09/21/2013

Merrick Church Fire

Long Island Church Members Maintain Strong Faith After Fire

A large Long Island congregation was without a church Sunday after a fire, but members were not letting the damage deter their faith.

08/11/2013

Merrick Church Fire

Fire Damages Church In Merrick, Long Island

Authorities Saturday morning were investigating a fire that damaged a church on Long Island.

08/10/2013

George Kanganis (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Cops: Huntington Man Arrested For Stealing From Church Donation Box

An employee at the Church of St. Patrick in Huntington spotted a man taking cash from a candle donation box, Suffolk County Police said.

03/07/2013

Pets and owners at annual 'Blessing of the Animals' at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine Oct. 7, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Pet Blessing Planned For Sunday At Upper East Side Church

A blessing of the animals will be held Sunday at a church on Park Avenue on the Upper East Side.

12/08/2012

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Landmark Church At West Point Hosts First Same-Sex Wedding

The landmark church at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point hosted its first same-sex wedding Saturday.

12/01/2012

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Places Of Worship Spring Into Action To Join The Post-Sandy Relief Effort

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.

11/14/2012

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Hit-And-Run Driver Kills N.J. Mom Of 5 On Her Way To Church

The family, which moved here from Mexico seeking a better life, is mourning the sudden death of a wife and mother of five children.

04/02/2012

Church tribute for Trayvon Martin (credit: CBS 2)

NY Church Members Wear Hoodies In Memory Of Trayvon Martin

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.

03/25/2012

Tim Tebow (file / credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for Relativity Media)

New Jersey Pastor Praying For Tim Tebow

Pastor Terry Smith of the Life Christian Church in West Orange has extended an invitation to the brand new New York Jets quarterback.

03/22/2012

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