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Walk This Way

New York City was made for walking, but why explore the city with your nose stuck in a guide book? These tour companies can change your view of the Big Apple. By Candace Taylor Jewish Chassidic Walking Tours 718-953-5244; Jewishtours.com. The Chassidic Discovery Welcome Center sponsors walking tours of Crown Heights, Brooklyn, home to the [...]

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Jews and Blacks in America

New York City’s Crown Heights riots began on August 18,1991, when a car in Lubavitcher Rebbe Menachem Schneerson’s convoy struck and killed a black child. Violence and destruction ensued in the poor, racially divided community. Within hours, Yankel Rosenbaum, a student visiting from Australia, was murdered. The mayhem, which lasted three days, was a tragic [...]

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Celebrating German Unification With Gusto

Among the 800 guests jammed into Central Park’s Boathouse for the October 3 celebration of the 16th year of German Unity were Christo and his flame-haired wife, Jeanne-Claude, whose February 2005 “The Gates” installation in Central Park split New Yorkers into pro and con factions. They told me that their latest “wrap” oevre is “The [...]

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