Memorial Service

Finding Comfort In The ‘Face Of Evil’

White Plains mourns slain Israeli students.

07/08/2014
Westchester Correspondent

The three yahrtzeit candles — one for each of the murdered Israeli teens — stood mute, silhouetted against the serene backdrop of trees visible through the picture windows of Bet Am Shalom Synagogue’s sanctuary, as a poignant reminder of why nearly every one of the 500 seats was occupied.

Yahrtzeit candles for the slain students at memorial service.  Merri Rosenberg/JW

At Memorial Services Here, Outpouring Of Anger, Anguish

Events for slain teens held on Upper West Side, L.I. and Westchester.

07/08/2014

Thousands of Jews in the metropolitan area participated in hastily prepared programs last Tuesday evening to memorialize the three Israeli teenagers who were buried earlier in the day.

Israel’s consul general in New York, Ido Aharoni. Judy Rosenblatt
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