Mayor de Blasio Says Only Federal Stimulus Will Aid MTA’s $1.4 billion debt

By Yehudit Garmaise     While the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) waits for a potential $12 billion federal bailout to.... read more

NYC to Create "COVID Checkpoints" at Airports, Bridges, and Other Crossings to Test and Enforce Travel Quarantine

By Yehudit Garmaise    Due to increased travelling this week because of the Thanksgiving holiday, this week, NYPD officers and health.... read more

Mayor de Blasio Continues to Blame Increased Crime, Fewer Arrests on COVID

By Yehudit Garmaise  Just two nights ago in Brooklyn, seven people were shot and one person was killed at one apartment building, another.... read more

Boro Park JCC Unveils ‘Shop Local’ Initiative at Groundbreaking Meeting With Storeowners

BORO PARK – Battered by a punishing lockdown, which triggered a trend of online shopping, the storeowners of Boro Park gathered under the auspices.... read more

Gov. Cuomo, Shows Himself to be A Hypocrite, as He Decides to Host His Family, After All

  Despite the fact that for the past two weeks, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has warned New Yorkers about the dangers of that COVID-19 can spread in.... read more

Kevias Mezuzah in Yeshivas Meor Hachaim - Shiur Daled

 Kevias Mezuzah in Yeshivas Meor Hachaim - Shiur Daled.... read more

Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins, Dead, at 93

By Yehudit Garmaise  David Dinkins, who was New York City’s first and only African-American mayor, passed away last night.   Former.... read more

Two Bikes Stolen From Same Location, 3 Weeks Apart

Boro Park - A second bike was stolen from a corner in Boro Park, three weeks after a similar incident in the same place. A thief was caught on.... read more

New York City May Go to Orange Zone Very Soon, Mayor De Blasio Says

By Yehudit Garmaise   “There is a strong, strong likelihood that in a number of days, the state of New York will determine that New York.... read more

Roads Czar Polly Trottenberg who Made Roads Safer, to Leave Next Month

By Yehudit Garmaise   Polly Trottenberg, the commissioner of the New York City’s Department of Transportation, announced today that she.... read more

NYPD to Increase Officers at Subways to Watch for “Subway Pushing”

By Yehudit Garmaise   In response to the unfortunate increase in mentally unwell people pushing others who are waiting for the subway onto.... read more

Early Morning Stabbing On New Utrecht and 60 Street

Police are looking for two suspects in connection to an early morning stabbing.NYPD tells the incident happened at 1:50 am at New.... read more

City Council’s Legalization of E-Scooters in New York City Takes Effect

  By Yehudit Garmaise  Although the legality of e-bikes and e-scooters has been questionable and sometimes banned for years, e-scooters are.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Rivka Blumenfeld, A”H

We are saddened to inform of the petira of Mrs. Rivka Blumenfeld, a”h. She was 93.  Mrs. Blumenfeld, who was born in Czechoslovakia, worked as.... read more

Thief Takes Off with Brand New Bike, Leaves His Old One Behind

A suspect appeared to exchange his bike for a newer one on Shabbos in Boro Park in the area of 15th Avenue and 41st Street.Video footage shows the.... read more

No Injuries at Basement Fire in 6-Story Building

A fire broke out in the basement of a six-story building at 814 40th Street on Sunday afternoon.Firefighters were able to evacuate the building and.... read more

Cuomo Warns New Yorkers that Increased Travelling and Gathering Could Make a COVID Spike Imminent

By Yehudit Garmaise  The COVID positivity rates in New York in the coming months might reflect a terrible apocalypse, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.... read more