Holocaust Remembrance Day

Lola Moses (Credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Woman Who Lived Through The Holocaust Shares Inspiring Story Of Survival

Holocaust Remembrance Day is being commemorated around the region Thursday, including at the Yeshiva of Flatbush, where there will be a program with survivors.

04/16/2015

Roses left by mourners lie next to one of the many plaques detailing transports of Berlin Jews to concentration camps at the Gleis 17 (Track 17) on January 27, 2015 in Berlin, Germany.  (Photo by Carsten Koall/Getty Images)

New Study Finds ‘Explosion Of Hatred’ Against Jews Worldwide

As many around the world pause to mourn those lost in the Holocaust, Israeli researchers found anti-Semitic incidents are on the rise.

04/15/2015

Holocaust survivors and their grandsons light six torches in memory of the victims during a ceremony marking the Holocaust Remembrance Day on April 27, 2014 at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem.  (Photo credit: MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Temple Emanu-El Holds Ceremony To Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

One by one survivors of the Holocaust were escorted up to the front to light memorial candles.

04/27/2014

Mezuzah Burning Person Of Interest

Person Of Interest Identified In Fires That Destroyed Jewish Religious Items

Police released photos of a person of interest Tuesday night in the burning of a dozen sacred Jewish religious symbols in Brooklyn over two days.

04/09/2013

Teens volunteering in Yonkers join hands at Holocaust Remembrance Day event, April 7, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Holocaust Survivors, Families Take Part In Holocaust Remembrance Day Events

New York’s largest commemoration is held at Temple Emanu-El on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. The Annual Gathering of Remembrance was started more than 40 years ago by Holocaust survivors.

04/07/2013