An ultra-Orthodox Jewish men wears a face mask as children burn leavened items in final preparation for the Passover holiday in the Orthodox neighborhood of Mea Shearim in Jerusalem, Wednesday, April 8, 2020. Jerusalem authorities have said they will gather the bread and burn it in a big bonfire in one location to avoid large gatherings. But, some in the Mea Shearim neighborhood shunned the orders. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
1010 WINS Newsroom
April 08, 2020 - 8:14 am
JERUSALEM (AP) — Each year, Patricia Sheetrit and her family gather with in-laws for the first night of Passover, bringing together some 20 people for the holiday’s main event, the festive meal known as the Seder. But like most Israelis, Sheetrit and her husband will be stuck at home this year —...
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In this March 29, 2020 photo, the Rev. Steven Paulikas, rector at All Saints Episcopal Church, delivers an evening prayer service over Facebook Live in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The global COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic is upending the season's major religious holidays, forcing leaders and practitioners across faiths to improvise. (AP Photo/Emily Leshner)
1010 WINS Newsroom
March 31, 2020 - 12:12 pm
SILVER SPRING, MD. (AP) — The global pandemic is upending the season’s major religious holidays, forcing leaders and practitioners across the spectrum to improvise. They’re having to finding new ways to live out their beliefs in a time of social distancing and empty houses of worship. “One hundred...
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April 29, 2019 - 2:43 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Passengers headed to New York from the Dominican Republic were delayed on Sunday night after a reported medical emergency that some are calling a case of profiling. RELATED: Officials urge vaccination as measles cases hit highest total since 1994 Trump urges vaccinations to...
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Passover and Easter.
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Mike Montone
April 20, 2019 - 10:45 am
A lot of people have plans for this weekend, with Easter and Passover going on.
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Meredith Ganzman
April 02, 2019 - 2:28 pm
Midge Maisel is coming over for Passover- kind of. “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” is partnering with Maxwell House to celebrate the holiday with this new series-themed Passover Haggadah.
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