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Mazal Tob: Rose & Henry Edinger on the birth...

Published on Jan 2, 2019

Mazal Tob to Rose & Henry Edinger on the birth of a great-grandaughter, Aliza Tiferet, born to Chana (née Edinger) & Jono Fuchs.

 

Sincere condolences to Alan Greenberg, on...

Published on Dec 27, 2018

We wish condolences to Alan Greenberg, on the passing of his father, Harold Greenberg.

We mourn the loss of Sandra Bass

Published on Dec 25, 2018

We regret to inform you of the passing of Sandra Bass, mother of Elana Sinsabaugh. 

Mazal Tob: Becky & Eitan Kimelman on the...

Published on Dec 19, 2018

Mazal Tob to Becky & Eitan Kimelman on the birth of a baby girl.

Mazal Tob: Dr. Craig Moskowitz and Monica...

Published on Dec 19, 2018

Mazal Tob to Dr. Craig Moskowitz and Monica Friedman on the birth of a baby boy, Henry Blake (Chaim Baruch).

Mazal Tob: Linda & Dr. Morris Shamah on the...

Published on Dec 19, 2018

Mazal Tob to Linda & Dr. Morris Shamah on the birth of a great-grandson, Shlomo Yair Singer, in Israel.

Sincere Condolences to William Dellal, on...

Published on Nov 26, 2018

We wish condolences to our member, William Dellal, on the passing of his mother, Agnes Dellal.

Sincere Condolences to Dr. Ira Kalfus on...

Published on Nov 20, 2018

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Chatham Square Cemetery

The oldest of our extant cemeteries is known as the Chatham Square Cemetery.  It is located in Chinatown at 55 St. James Place.  The land was originally purchased in 1682 by Joseph Bueno de Mesquita. 

1682
Emma Lazaraus

Emma Lazarus is best known for her famous poem, “The New Colossus,” inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty. 

1883