Holocaust Memorial In Westchester County Vandalized On Eve Of Yom KippurWestchester County Executive George Latimer said anti-Semitic stickers and posters were discovered Tuesday on the Garden of Remembrance in White Plains.
Yom Kippur, Holiest Jewish Holiday Of The Year, Begins At Sundown Amid Spike In Anti-Semitic IncidentsState police will coordinate with the NYPD, who will have patrol cars stationed at every synagogue until the holiday ends Wednesday night.
State Police, NYPD To Work Together To Keep Jewish Neighborhoods Safe During Yom KippurGov. Andrew Cuomo is calling for increased police presence in Jewish neighborhoods during Yom Kippur. This comes as hate crimes against those of Jewish faith have risen in recent months.
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.
Jews Prepare For Yom Kippur, The Day Of AtonementThe holiest day of the year begins at sunset for Jews around the world. Many will spend the day fasting in reflection and prayer, asking God for forgiveness.
Yom Kippur, Holiest Day Of The Jewish Year, Begins At SundownYom Kippur is the day of atonement. It marks the end of a 10-day period of reflection and repentance beginning after Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year.
NY Rosh Hashanah/Yom Kippur Guide: Celebrating The High Holy DaysThe Jewish High Holy Days of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur fall within the last 2 weeks of September 2017. As New York City holds one of the largest Jewish population worldwide, there are numerous ways to celebrate for the very religious or not.
Yom Kippur Message To Address 2016 Turmoil At Home, AbroadTemple Israel Rabbi David Gelfand said this year's Yom Kippur message cannot fail to address turmoil at home and abroad, while not making any specific political endorsements.
‘Rides Very Smoothly, A Great Cannon’ Columbia Professor Gets Back Inside Tank From Yom Kippur WarThursday was the anniversary of the 1973 Yom Kippur War, when Israel suffered a surprise attack from its neighbors.
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
Yom Kippur, Holiest Day Of Jewish Year, BeginsYom Kippur, also known as Day of Atonement, began at sundown Tuesday, ending 10 days of reflection and repentance that began with Rosh Hashanah.
Yom Kippur, Holiest Day On Jewish Calendar, BeginsTen days of reflection and repentance that began with Rosh Hashanah were ending Friday with the arrival of Yom Kippur at sundown.
Traditions Usher In Rosh Hashanah, The Jewish New YearNassau County authorities are urging people to be extra vigilant over the next 10 days.
NYPD Keeping Eye On Situation In Syria As Jewish High Holidays NearPolice Commissioner Ray Kelly said the NYPD continues to be alert and vigilant and added there are no specific threats against the city as a result of the situation in Syria.
Jews Wonder: Of All Days For Ahmadinejad To Speak, Why Yom Kippur?Secretary General Ban Ki-moon met with Ahmadinejad on Sunday and warned him not to use any incendiary rhetoric. The Iranian president ignored the advice.