rosh hashanah

Every Fall, as I review the melodies of the high holidays, I am reminded that I first learned to lead Rosh Hashanah prayers while walking in Manhattan.

Street Warrior—Part 2

by Ralph Friedman and Patrick Picciarelli

I don’t believe humans are designed to kill each other. We’re a higher form of animal and should only kill for food. Society dictates we live in harmony, but this isn’t always possible.

Street Warrior—Part 1

by Ralph Friedman and Patrick Picciarelli

Read an excerpt of the true story of the NYPD’s most decorated detective and the era that created him.

Certainly, the successful personal fundraising effort was the product of months of hard work, but the seeds of that success were planted in an unconventional campaign many years ago, when I was just 12 years old.