Hanukkah Stabbing Suspect May Be Connected To November Attack On Hasidic Man – WCBS 880

| January 6, 2020

MONSEY, N.Y. (WCBS 880) Police say the suspect in the Hanukkah stabbing attack at a rabbis home in Monsey had previously been questioned by officers in connection with another stabbing of an Orthodox Jewish man. Grafton Thomas, 37, was accused in November by Rampo Police after officers followed a lead back to him, following the stabbing of a Hasidic man.

Hanukkah stabbing suspect indicted in New York on 6 counts of attempted murder – Business Insider

| January 6, 2020

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The man accused of going on a stabbing rampage at the New York-area home of a Hasidic rabbi during a Hanukkah celebration was indicted on Friday on six counts of attempted murder, up from five counts the suspect was charged with previously. The indictment also charges Grafton Thomas, 37, with three counts of assault, three counts of attempted assault and two counts of burglary stemming from the Dec.

Adam Sandler Is Oscar-Worthy in "Uncut Gems" – Jewish Exponent

| January 6, 2020

Adam Sandler as Howard Ratner in Uncut Gems (Courtesy of A24 Films) Youve seen Chanukah-time Adam Sandler before, but never like this. Actually, though the latest from the Safdie brothers, Josh and Benny, opened nationally on Christmas Eve, and square in the middle of 2019s Chanukah, the Jewish holiday that Uncut Gems loosely revolves around is Passover. Sandlers character, Howard Ratner, is an inveterate gambler who owns a jewelry store in Manhattans Diamond District

CRITICS PICKS | 8 Concerts You Absolutely Need To See In Toronto This Week (January 6 12) – Ludwig Van

| January 6, 2020

Classical music and opera events happening in and around Toronto for the week of Jan 6 12.Critics Picks (Jan. 6 12) Ludwig van Torontos weekly Critics Picks are a curated list of some of the best concerts happening now through the end of the week