Survivor of Abuse: In 2009, Joey Diangello, who says he was abused as a child in a Brooklyn Hasidic community, lobbied the New York State legislature for a bill to extend the statute of limitations for claims of sexual abuse.
Contested: The Sixth Street Community Synagogue, shown here in a 2009 file photo, has strug- gled for decades to remain financially viable.
Richard Goldstone: ?Good German? or liberator?
In Memory: Esther Malka Boyarin memorializes a Triangle fire victim in front of the Stanton Street Shul.
Neighborhood Institution: The Stanton Street Shul, once a workingman?s synagogue, has fallen into disrepair.
Drawing in Students: New York University Chabad rabbi Dov Yonah Korn and Debbie Dreyfuss, an NYU freshman, distribute Passover matzo at a senior center near the campus after organizing a model Seder.
Enthusiastic Involvement: Rabbi Dov Yonah Korn (left), NYU?s Chabad shaliach, or emissary, and Aryeh Pelcovits, one of the roughly 250 students who attend Korn?s weekly Shabbat dinners.
Foodways: Chef Peter Hoffman of Savoy will create a Central Asian Seder.
No Threat to U.S.: Judge Richard Goldstone argues that in contrast to Israel in Gaza, the United States has ?gone to extremes? to protect civilians in its conflicts in Kosovo, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Well-treated?: A cook works in the kitchen of Cafe Nana in Manhattan.
Working: Julio Torres is an employee at Cafe 76, which has recieved a Tav HaYosher.
The Collector: When her apart- ment became overrun with cook- books, Dalia Carmel donated a large part of her collection to New York University?s Fales Library.
?For the Good of the Children?: Avraham Frank says the students of P.S. 191 benefit from a moment of silence.
Point Man: Richard Goldstone?s report is hard to ignore.
Doughy: Yonah Schimmel?s knishes have caught the attention of stars like Barbra Streisand.
Tradition: Many of the customers at the Essex Street Market these days are Spanish-speaking or hipsters from the newly gentrified Lower East Side.
Old and New: A downtown institution changes with the times.