Rosh Hashanah Celebrations Planned With COVID In Mind For 2nd Straight YearIn the midst of the pandemic, some congregations are carefully planning to gather in person, while others will connect virtually.
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.
Hate Crimes Task Force Investigating Racist, Anti-Semitic Graffiti On NYU BuildingInvestigators said someone drew swastikas and wrote anti-Black statements on the building.
Synagogue Prepares To Live Stream Services For Rosh Hashanah As Families Plan Smaller Gatherings Due To CoronavirusThe high holidays on the Jewish calendar are approaching with Rosh Hashanah beginning Friday, but the coronavirus pandemic means services will look very different.
Jewish Community Celebrates Rosh Hashanah With Singing, Dancing And ReflectionRosh Hashanah marks the start of the Jewish New Year.
Recipes To Help Celebrate The Jewish New Year With The Perfect SpreadRosh Hashanah begins Sunday at sundown.
Subway Conductor Says He Was Told He Needed Documentation To Take Rosh Hashanah OffBenjamin Schaefer has been working as a subway conductor for the MTA for 22 years.
Rosh Hashanah Dessert Recipes For A Sweet Year To ComeFor dinner, the main course is certainly important, but dessert is a big part of the celebration.
NYPD Outlines Security Measures For Jewish High Holy Days Amid Rise In Anti-Semitic AttacksThe NYPD is updating city residents on their increased presence in Jewish neighborhoods ahead of the High Holidays of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur.
East Side Synagogue Offers Unique Take On Rosh HashanahShanah tovah to everyone celebrating Monday. It's Rosh Hashanah, the start of the Jewish new year.
Babka Recipe For Your Rosh Hashanah CelebrationThe Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah kicks off Sunday. To celebrate the New Year, Breads Bakery in Manhattan has added some traditional treats to its menu.
Jewish Families Prepare For A Food-Filled Rosh HashanahWith the Jewish new year set to begin on Sunday evening, a lot of families have been preparing all week to celebrate Rosh Hashanah.
Millions Celebrating Rosh Hashanah, Start Of Jewish High HolidaysIt's the year 5778 and New York City's estimated 1.1 million Jews are gathering to celebrate and wish each other Shana Tovah u'metuka.
Sundown Marks Start Of Rosh HashanahRosh Hashanah lasts until sundown on Friday.