Unique menorahs help usher in Hanukkah

A familiar symbol of Hanukkah, the menorah, can be seen in various forms throughout the Bronx as the eight-day Jewish holiday begins.

In Riverdale, unique menorahs made of copper or tin, with elaborate or simple designs, are on display at the Judaic Museum.

A common detail found on the menorahs is a lion, which represents strength.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."