Stanton Street Synagogue
Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:29 pm
One of the only surviving tenement synagogues on the Lower East Side was burglarized earlier this week. The president of Stanton Street Shul – Rebecca Honig-Friedman – sent an email to its active congregants explaining the scope of the burglary. No one was injured, but there was some vandalism. Police from the 7th Precinct investigated […]
Posted December 17, 2012 at 6:18 am
Thanks to crowdfunding efforts via Lucky Ant, the Stanton Street Synagogue met (and exceeded) its initial all-or-nothing goal of $10,000, and with time to spare.
Posted November 29, 2012 at 6:48 am
Just a few short months after being awarded $30,000 in grant money from the New York Landmarks Conservancy, the century-old icon reportedly took on “severe water damage.”
Posted August 16, 2012 at 6:18 am
Of the recent class of 23 “Sacred Sites” in New York State, two are Manhattan synagogues based on the Lower East Side.