(JTA) — A swastika carved into a seat on the Long Island Rail Road in New York captured the attention of a commuter, who took a photo of the offending symbol and tweeted it. “This is a new one @LIRR swastika carved into seat in car 7170 511 train to FR. This goes way beyond…
The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a Jewish man who disappeared off the coast of New York’s Long Island, but a local safety patrol is continuing to look for him.
(JTA) — A Long Island Jewish man who was paddle boating in the Atlantic Ocean remains missing after his board tipped over. Gary Turkel, 41, was one of two men who fell into Long Island Sound on Sunday afternoon. The other man was able to swim to shore. A lifeguard said he had seen the…
Criticizing The Donald for saying Hillary Clinton got ‘schlonged’ is a mistake, J.J. Goldberg writes. In the place he and Trump grew up in the 1950s, the word meant something else.
A New York suburb that was established by Nazi sympathizers in the years leading up to World War Two still uses discriminatory housing practices to ensure its residents remain white, according to a lawsuit filed this week.
When Ezra Millstein’s wife suggested buying a burial plot, he first recoiled at the reminder of his mortality. Then, he saw the romantic side of her proposal.
A diverse group of Jewish, Christian and Muslim neighbors came together to learn, pray for peace and break the fast together in Roslyn, New York.
Jen Selter, dubbed the ‘Butt Queen of Instagram’ with more than 3 million followers has been named the New York Post’s new fitness columnist. The column’s name: Kicking Butt.
A Long Island yeshiva student was charged with repeatedly scrawling anti-Semitic graffiti inside a commuter train station.
There’s a Jewish entry in this year’s summer trash TV sweepstakes. The show’s so tacky it may give the offensive term Jewish American Princess an even worse name.