Rabbi Shea Hecht

Celebration held at Beth El Synagogue in New Rochelle ahead of the first night of Chanukah (Credit: CBS2)

Tri-State Area Families Mark Beginning Of Chanukah Festivities

Chanukah began at sundown and celebrations continue through Dec. 24.


Andrew Goodman is accused of sexually abusing teen Orthodox Jewish boys in Brooklyn. (credit: CBS 2 | inset: handout)

Brooklyn Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Orthodox Boys In 144-Count Indictment

It’s charged that since 2006, Andrew Goodman, who worked for Jewish social service agencies, sexually abused one boy aged 11 to 15, and another, age 13 to 16, while recording the activity on a webcam