New York City Falls Out of the Top 10 of Most Expensive ZIP Codes in The U.S.

By Yehudit Garmaise   The exodus of so many New Yorkers from the once more populated cores of the city has caused real estate prices in New.... read more

FDNY Will Not Require Members to Get COVID Vaccine, Putting Others at Risk

By Yehudit Garmaise   Although a safe and effective vaccine for COVID-19 is eagerly awaited, the Fire Department of New York (FDNY) is not.... read more

BDE: Hagaon HaRav Elya Meir Sorotzkin, zt”l

We are saddened to inform the community of the petira of Hagaon HaRav Elya Meir Sorotzkin, zt”l, the Rosh Yeshiva, who 30 years ago, founded.... read more

WATCH: Child nearly struck while crossing 49th St

Boro Park - A small child nearly got hit by a vehicle on Friday afternoon when he ran out onto the street.Dashcam footage caught the toddler suddenly.... read more

President Trump Announces Vaccines Could be Delivered as Early as Next Week

By Yehudit Garmaise        COVID vaccine deliveries will begin as early as next week, President Donald Trump said last night in a.... read more

Turkey, PPE, Love , Bridge Building and Optimism Take Center Stage at COJO Turkey Giveaway

On Tuesday, November 24, 2020, Captain Bruce Ceparano, Commanding Officer of Pct. 121 located in the Graniteville section of Staten.... read more

Satmar Cancels Massive Annual Chuf Alef Kislev Celebrations, Due to COVID-19

The Satmar Kehilla announced that COVID-19 has necessitated the cancellation of the annual Chuf Alef Kislev celebration, which is usually attended by.... read more

Health Officials Worry that Increased Travel Could Launch a Long-Lasting COVID Surge

By Yehudit Garmaise   Despite the urgings of many public health officials and elected officials, who urged Americans to celebrate.... read more

Driver Lightly Injured as Two Vehicles Crash on 12th Avenue

Boro Park - A two-vehicle crash on 12th Avenue Thursday afternoon left one of the drivers lightly hurt.EMS responded to the scene on 63rd Street.... read more

Gov. Cuomo Tries to Dismiss Supreme Court’s Prevention of Shul Restrictions

By Yehudit Garmaise     Although the U.S. Supreme Court, the highest court in the land, decided last night to prohibit Gov. Andrew.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Table 40

By Yehudit Garmaise    While working for his father Avrum Moshe Roth for three years at Café au Lee on Lee Ave. in Williamsburg, Tovia.... read more

Some Attribute More Frequent Car Crashes to the Defunding of “Vision Zero”

By Yehudit Garmaise   The good news is that the Department of Transportation (DOT) just reported that pedestrian deaths, which totaled 91.... read more

U.S. Supreme Court Lifts Gov. Cuomo’s Attendance Restrictions in Shuls

By Yehudit Garmaise   Last night at midnight, the U.S. Supreme Court voted 5 to 4 to grant the requests of shuls and churches in New York.... read more

With the Help of Shomrim, NYPD Arrests Five Trespassers on 63rd St.

By Yehudit Garmaise   On 63rd St. this evening at 5pm, four men and one girl, who are approximately 20 years old, walked into an empty.... read more

Cyclist Struck in Hit-and-Run Accident

A cyclist was struck and lightly injured at the intersection of 48th Street and New Utrecht Ave on Wednesday afternoon.The vehicle involved in the.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Edel Frimut Katz, A"H

We are saddened to inform the petira of Mrs. Klara Katz, A"H She was 86.  Mrs. Katz, who was born in Hungary, worked as a homemaker. She was the.... read more

NYC amasses 150 million pieces of PPE, Mayor DeBlasio Announces

  By Yehudit Garmaise   Mayor Bill de Blasio, who has spent $900 million on Personal Protective Equipment for residents of New York.... read more