Temple Emanu-El

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

East Meadow Body Found

Man Found Dead Outside Temple On Long Island

A man’s dead body was found Saturday outside a temple on Long Island.

03/22/2014

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski is accused of pretending to be a police officer and pulling a driver over during a road rage incident. (Photo: CBS 2)

Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Undergoing Treatment For Bipolar Disorder

Attorney Andrew Rubin issued a statement Monday, including an apology, on behalf of Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski.

07/08/2013

Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski

Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Fired From Jewish Learning Center Post

A Westchester County rabbi has been fired from his post at the helm of an adult Jewish learning center on the Upper East Side, after being accused of pretending to be a police officer and harassing motorists on at least three occasions.

07/03/2013

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

Former New York mayor Edw Koch is carried in a casket in front of a ceremonial guard at the end of a funeral service in New York, February 4, 2013. (Photo credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Ed Koch Remembered As New York City’s ‘Quintessential Mayor’

Mourners applauded and Frank Sinatra’s “New York, New York” played as Koch’s wooden casket was carried by six uniformed officers from the NYPD and FDNY out of Temple Emanu-El on Monday.

02/04/2013

The casket carrying former Mayor Ed Koch is removed from Temple Emanu-El following the funeral - Feb. 4, 2013 (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Politicians, Public React To Ed Koch Funeral

Bagpipes played Monday as the casket of late former Mayor Ed Koch was carried out of Temple Emanu-El on the shoulders of NYPD pall-bearers and and was followed by mourners both connected and common.

02/04/2013

FILE - Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Bryan Cave LLP)

Bloomberg, Bill Clinton To Eulogize Former Mayor Ed Koch

Per Koch’s request, three flags will be on display during the service – the American flag, the Israeli flag and the flag of the City of New York. The service will end with the playing of a “hymn-like” slower version of “New York, New York.”

02/03/2013

Ed Koch in Mayor Michael Bloomberg's 2012 State of the City Video

Mayor Ed Koch Remembered As The Embodiment Of New York City

New York City woke up Saturday morning without one of its most recognizable and beloved figures.

02/02/2013