CDC and FDA Probably Will Restart Use of J & J Vaccine by Friday

   The United States plans to restart its use of the Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine this week, perhaps with restrictions on age.... read more

Living Legacy: The Imrei Yosef of Spinka, zt”l

Spinka today is one of the most prevalent branches of the chassidic world in Hungary, with numerous branches of the dynasty still in existence.... read more

New Yorkers 50 and Older, No Longer Need Vaccination Appointments

  New Yorkers who are 50 and older no longer need to make appointments to vaccinated at more than 30 locations throughout the five boroughs,.... read more

Beyond the Bricks: Boro Park’s Lakewood Minyan

Looking at Boro Park of today, it is hard to imagine that it was once an extremely diverse place—with Yidden of all stripes and all types making.... read more

Assembly Judiciary Committee Investigating Cuomo to Meet Next Week to Discuss Evidence

 The New York Assembly’s Judiciary Committee will meet on April 21 to discuss, along with members of the Manhattan law firm Davis, Polk, and.... read more

Gas Leak Causes Evacuation of Three homes on 13th Ave

A gas leak forced the evacuation of at least three home in Boro Park, Friday morning. The FDNY says they responded to the calls at 1355 52nd.... read more

Israel will Honor Students' Entry Permits, but Temporarily Stops Issuing New Ones

     Although Israel will honor entry permits that have already been issued for students travelling to the country to learn, Israeli.... read more

Dinner For Beis Medresh Tiferes Yecheskel Beled with the Yurtzeit of The Beled Rov Zt"l By His Son The Beled Rov

Dinner For Beis Medresh Tiferes Yecheskel Beled with the Yurtzeit of The Beled Rov Zt"l By His Son The Beled Rov.... read more

Mayor de Blasio Says He will Use Decoys to Prevent Hate Crimes for Any Group who Needs Them

By Yehudit Garmaise   To serve as “decoys,” plainclothes NYPD officers of Asian descent are serving in the city’s public spaces to.... read more

New Recipe: Asian beef bowl text

An amazing weeknight dinner that comes together in thirty minutes! These bowls will make your palates tingle with joy.Charnie Kohn 2 lbs ground.... read more

Woman Struck by Vehicle on 13th Avenue

A woman was struck by a vehicle while crossing 13th Avenue near 38th Street, video footage shows.The accident occurred on Thursday afternoon, and the.... read more

Bar Mitzvah for Grandson of the Melitz Boro Park Rebbe

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Mayor Calls Out Gov. Cuomo for “Not Taking Seriously” the Dangers of Releasing Parolees without Support

By Yehudit Garmaise    Mayor de Blasio seems to be taking a new tact in blaming the root causes of hate crimes, after New York City saw 13.... read more

New York State COVID Positivity and Hospitalization Rates Continue to Drop

   New York’s statewide COVID positivity rate today dropped to 2.76%, which is the lowest the rate has been since Nov. 21, when the surge.... read more

NYPD Not Planning to Increase Shifts to 12 Hours to Prepare for Chauvin Verdict

By Yehudit Garmaise   NYPD officers will not work 12-hour shifts, as had been reported, tweeted NYPD Chief Rodney Harrison, instead of.... read more

Tefilin Leigen for twin Grandsons of the Shomrei Shabbos Rov

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The Grandchildren of Rav Shayale of Kerestirer, zt”l, Raise Tzadakah, L’ilui Nishmas, for the Hungry

By Yehudit Garmaise   Last year, while standing in line at a Monsey grocery store, Rabbi Moshe Shmiel Rottenberg noticed a child at the.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Rachel Edelstein, A"H

We are saddened to inform the community of the petira of Mrs. Rachel Edelstein, a”h, who was 94 years old.      Mrs. Edelstein,.... read more