Residents celebrate Hanukkah at Bronx Jewish Center
Members of the Jewish community celebrated the first night of Hanukkah at the Bronx Jewish Center on Pelham Parkway on Sunday.
The event featured a menorah lighting, activities for the kids and treats for the whole community. It also included a chocolate fountain for some added sweetness.
The festive holiday features a candle-lighting ceremony for eight nights, traditional Jewish foods and exchanging gifts and blessings.