BDE: Mrs. Devorah Appel, A"H

     We are saddened to inform the petira of Mrs. Devorah Appel, a”h, who was 101 years old.      The daughter.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Chaya Yita Feiga Lieberman a”h

     We are saddened to inform the community of the petira of Mrs. Chaya Yita Feiga Lieberman, a"h, who was 87 years old.   .... read more

DOE Excludes Orthodox Jewish ZIP codes from Eligibility for 3-K, Pre-K Funding, Claims not “Hardest Hit by COVID”

By Yehudit Garmaise    Just as Orthodox Jewish communities were not considered among those “hardest hit by COVID” when Mayor Bill de.... read more

Living Legacy: The Rebbe Rav Meilich, zy”a.

This Friday, 21 Adar, marks the exalted day of the hilula of the Rebbe Rav Meilich of Lizensk, zy”a. 234 years after his petirah, the.... read more

Yurtzeit of the Bobov Rov Zy"u by the Bobov-45 Rebbe

Photos by: Issac Y..... read more

NY Cancels Quarantine Requirement for Domestic Travelers, Ramps up Vaccination Efforts

By Yehudit Garmaise     As COVID rates continue to decrease, fully-vaccinated, domestic travelers to New York are no longer required.... read more

Bobov Askunim Thank Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer for Helping with Stimulus Package

Leaders of the Bobov community have released a poster thanking Senator Chuck Schumer, the Senate Majority Leader, for his help in fighting to get.... read more

Snowstorms did not Deter NYC Shootings Last Month, NYPD Continues to Get Guns off the Streets

  Although February was New York City’s snowiest month in five years, gun violence continued to surge, as crime overall decreased. .... read more

NYPD Installs 200 Cameras Throughout New York City to Combat Hate Crimes

By Yehudit Garmaise     NYPD Police Commissioner Dermot Shea announced this morning that the police department has installed more than.... read more

PHOTO GALLERY: The Yeshuas Moshe of Visnitz Zy”u, whose Yartzeit is today, during his visits to Boro Park

PHOTO GALLERY: The Yeshuas Moshe of Visnitz Zy”u, whose Yartzeit is today, during his visits to Boro Park..... read more

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Arrives in New York City Today

By Yehudit Garmaise   A third vaccine is arriving in New York City today.    The Johnson & Johnson vaccine, which the.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Malkie Horowitz A"H

Boro Park - We are saddened to inform of the passing of Mrs. Esther Malkie Horowitz, a long-time Boro Park resident who built a beautiful family, who.... read more

Purim by Rebbes and Rabbunim - Part 3

Photos by:  Hershey Rubinstein, Avrumi Berger, Lensky Photo, Isaac Y, Avrhom Moshe S., Sholime Schwartz.... read more

NYPD Launches Graffiti Clean-Up Campaign to Start in the Spring

  By Yehudit Garmaise   When the weather improves, when New Yorkers see graffiti that bothers them, they will be able to e-mail photos.... read more

Cuomo Apologizes for Harassment, Says He is Not Resigning

 By Yehudit Garmaise    Although Gov. Andrew Cuomo's lawyers said he should not say anything as Attorney General Letitia James.... read more

Cuomo Increases Maximum Capacities of Social Gatherings

By Yehudit Garmaise    As the COVID-positivity rates dip below levels below those before the “surge upon the surge” that New York and.... read more

President Biden and Senate Democrats Plan to Provide Fewer Relief Checks

     By lowering Americans’ income eligibility from $100,000 to $80,000 a year, moderate senators and President Joe Biden struck a.... read more

Calling 2021, “the Year of 5G,” Mayor de Blasio Wants to Bring Broadband Internet to All New Yorkers

By Yehudit Garmaise    As part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s efforts to bring back New York City, he wants to “make 2021 the year of 5G,”.... read more