Families concerned for safety of loved ones in Israel amid unrest

As rockets fly in Israel, dozens of Hudson Valley families are scrambling to get loved ones out of harm's way. Some parents, like Kate Hertzberg,

Some parents, like Kate Hertzberg, of Yonkers, and

Some parents, like Kate Hertzberg, of Yonkers, and Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, have children living or traveling in Israel. (Credit: News 12 )

YONKERS - As rockets fly in Israel, dozens of Hudson Valley families are scrambling to get loved ones out of harm's way.

Some parents, like Kate Hertzberg, of Yonkers, and Assemblywoman Amy Paulin, have children living or traveling in Israel.

Paulin says her youngest daughter, Sarah, is a photographer who takes risks but is scared right now in Israel .

"When there's a bomb coming in your direction, you can't help but feel vulnerable, afraid," she says. "We're so far away. It makes it difficult."

More on this topic

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 Jericho girl performs in national tour of 'Annie: The Musical'
Kristina's Korner tracks the 2 Trending: 'Fresh Prince' reboot and Lynard Skynard
Residents met with state officials at a community 3 Residents offer input on state budget at Yonkers forum
State Sens. David Carlucci and Jeff Klein are 4 State senators want to keep kids out of adult prisons
President Donald Trump has tapped Army Lt. Gen. 5 Trump taps military strategist as national security adviser

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE