Hispanic Heritage Month: Exploring The Connection Between Latin Americans And JudaismOne out of every four Latin Americans has at least 5 percent Jewish DNA. The first synagogue in New York was founded by a Jewish Brazilian refugee of the Spanish Inquisition.
Rosh Hashanah Observed Differently This Year, But Rabbi Says Reflection More Important Than EverBecause of the coronavirus pandemic, the Jewish new year will be ushered in in a new way.
Spreading 'Love And Light': Jews Celebrate The Miracle Of ChanukahThis year, the 8-day celebration started on December 22. Families gathered at the 92nd Street Y in Manhattan to celebrate the holiday with song, fun and, of course, food.
Matzah Ball Ramen And Wagyu Pastrami: Japanese And Jewish Cuisines Combine At Shalom JapanShe's from Hiroshima. He's from Great Neck. So what do these husband-and-wife chefs cook up together? Find out at Shalom Japan.
Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur In NYC: Services And SchedulesRosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is one of the High Holidays on the Jewish calendar, and also one of the most festive
The Best Chanukah 2014 Celebrations In NYCHere's our picks for the best ways to celebrate Chanukah in NYC.
First New Synagogue In More Than A Century Opens In Hoboken, N.J.Rabbi Schapiro said he's seen a lot of development in the area.
Police Investigate UES Attack On Jewish Couple As Possible Hate CrimeThe NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged attack on a Jewish couple on the Upper East Side.
New Research Shows Cardinal John O'Connor's Mother Was Born JewishHe may have died 14 years ago, but that has not kept Cardinal John O'Connor, the late Archbishop of New York, out of the news.
John Cardinal O'Connor's Mother Born Jewish, Converted To CatholicismThe mother of all secrets has been revealed about John Cardinal O'Connor. His mother was born Jewish.
Jewish Families In Williamsburg Fearful After 2 Separate Attacks On Young BoysTwo attacks within days of each other have Jewish parents in Williamsburg worried about the safety of their children.