Hurricane Sandy

On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy devastated our community and our synagogue. Here, you will find images and news stories from this dark time in our history as well as updates on the progress of our renovation.

The Latest

September 20, 2016

In the past few weeks, we have installed and painted walls in our sanctuary, built a new bimah, and installed a new sound system, just in time for the High Holy Days. Come to West End Temple for a service or a visit to see our progress.

Job in Rockaway

On October 30th, 2013, West End Temple marked the anniversary of Hurricane Sandy with a dramatic interpretation of the Book of Job. Click below to see video from the performance.

Coverage in The Times of Israel

Click the link below to read coverage the impact of the storm on our synagogue from The Times of Israel.

Coverage in The New York Times

Click the button below to read coverage of the impact of Superstorm Sandy on area synagogues, including an interview with Rabbi Marjorie Slome.

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