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At Malchijah’s Hats on Atlantic Avenue in Crown Heights, they have been busy designing fancy head ware for Easter morning.
About 61,000 Jews live in the NYC community district of Williamsburg-Greenpoint.
There are over 300 religious organizations in the area.
Think of Brooklyn Community District 1 as a city with over 173,000 people in 2010.
A small group in Brooklyn sees the skyscrapers in Manhattan and think of the great pyramids of ancient Egypt.
Vandal splattered red paint on statues of Jesus & Mary & painted a huge “no” on Bay Ridge Jewish Ctr & a church.
Cypress Hills National Cemetery is the only United States National Cemetery in New York City.
The Pepper Street gang created an epidemic of petty theft and malicious mischief. The members weren’t serious gangbangers like those in south Los Angeles today. Rather, they were a bunch of kids hanging together and getting in trouble. But to the store owners who were the targets of their small thefts, the car owners and [...]
Church and faith were central to Jackie Robinson’s success.
The photographer Cornell Capa died nearly five years ago in New York City on May 23, 2008. Capa valued his religious heritage and photographing religion.