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Antisemitic Banner Drop Over Bronx River Parkway Reported

In recent weeks, the Jewish community has experienced an alarming rise in antisemitism across the country. On October 27, the Westchester County Police reported in a FOIL request that they responded to the Oak Street Bridge over the Bronx River Parkway regarding people hanging a banner over the bridge. “Two white males have a flag displaying a message about Kanye West thrown over the bridge,” the Police wrote. As police watched, one man folded up the sign and left.

A New Hanukkah Forever Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service continues its tradition of issuing stamps for the Hanukkah season.