Temple Emanu-El Holds Ceremony To Mark Holocaust Remembrance DayOne by one survivors of the Holocaust were escorted up to the front to light memorial candles.
Man Found Dead Outside Temple On Long IslandA man’s dead body was found Saturday outside a temple on Long Island.
Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Undergoing Treatment For Bipolar DisorderAttorney Andrew Rubin issued a statement Monday, including an apology, on behalf of Rabbi Alfredo Borodowski.
Alleged Police Impersonator Rabbi Fired From Jewish Learning Center PostA 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.
Holocaust Survivors, Families Take Part In Holocaust Remembrance Day EventsNew 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.
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.
Politicians, Public React To Ed Koch FuneralBagpipes 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.
Bloomberg, Bill Clinton To Eulogize Former Mayor Ed KochPer 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."
Mayor Ed Koch Remembered As The Embodiment Of New York CityNew York City woke up Saturday morning without one of its most recognizable and beloved figures.