Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Eruvin in the News: Westhampton Beach, NY 14

Battle 'Lines' in Hamptons

By Selim Algar

A Hamptons holy war is flaring again.

A renewed push for a symbolic Jewish boundary on the East End has sparked a bitter battle between supporters of the religious marker and opponents who brand it divisive.

Led by Manhattan attorney Marvin Tenzer, an Orthodox Jewish group is lobbying to install the boundary -- known as an eruv -- in West Hampton Beach, Quiogue and parts of Quogue and greater West Hampton. Read on...