In the Satmar Hasidic community of Kiryas Joel in upstate New York, they host the largest Lag BaOmer outside of Israel.
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Yes, there were breadsticks.
Despite heavy rain, New Yorkers still marched up 5th Avenue this past weekend in the Celebrate Israel Parade. Memorable moments included a teacher scolding students for having wet shirts, anti-Zionist protestors, and a old lady flipping off the cops.
Billeder fra forlystelsesparken 'The Wizarding World of Harry Potter', der er den seneste - og største - tilføjelse til J.K. Rowlings magiske imperie.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the latest—and largest—addition to J.K. Rowling's magical empires.
Modern Orthodox children aren't as sheltered from secular life the way some more strict Jewish denominations are, but talking about sex is still taboo, and can leave some kids confused—I know I was.
Local news outlets recently reported that the Guardian Angels are "back on patrol" of the city's trains in an attempt to fight crime. Or, as a veteran Angel told me while I spent a day shadowing the crew, "We never left."
Whereas the internet is flooded with countless Sanders memes, the crowd at New York's #MarchForBernie rally this weekend turned the URL love into IRL campaign props, mostly through handmade signs.
In the aftermath of Winter Storm Jonas I toured Brooklyn and Manhattan to see how the boroughs had held up.