FEMA to Conduct Two Emergency Test Alerts Tomorrow

     The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will be conducting two tests.... read more

BREAKING: Gov. Andrew Cuomo Resigns in the Wake of Multiple Harassment Allegations

By Yehudit Garmaise     Andrew Cuomo resigned his position as governor of New York this morning.     “Given the.... read more

NWS Issues Excessive Heat Warning for Wednesday and Thursday

     The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Heat Advisory and an Excessive Heat Warning that starts tomorrow in New York City.... read more

Yurtzeit of the Kalish Rebbe Zt”l

Photos by: Avrumi Berger.... read more

Historic Gerer Wedding will take Place at Massive RCC Complex in Monsey

As we have reported  history will be made next Tuesday, as the first-ever chasunah in the court of Ger will take place on American shores,.... read more

Home Depot Facilitates Vaccination, Joins Retailers who are Again Requiring Masking

     Home Depot has joined many other large retailers, such as Wal-Mart, in once again, requiring all its workers to wear masks,.... read more

State Assembly Committee Meeting to Discuss Cuomo’s Impeachment is Underway

    by Yehudit Garmaise     The New York state Assembly committee that is expected to move to impeach Gov. Andrew Cuomo is.... read more

Heat Wave Returns on Tuesday, Cooler Temperatures will Arrive on Friday

     Hot and humid weather is returning to New York City this week: starting Tuesday evening, but cooling off by Shabbos.   .... read more

BDE: Reb Hersh Sternheim, z”l, 101, Link to Lizensk

We are saddened to inform you of the petirah of Reb Hersh Sternheim, z”l, a remnant of old world Galicia, who brought over so much of the song.... read more

BDE: Reb Avrohom Yosef Rosenberg, z”l

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Avrohom Yosef Rosenberg, z”l, a longtime resident of Boro Park, at the age of 95. Not only.... read more

BDE: Reb Moshe Duvid Hoffman, z”l, 96, Holocaust Survivor

This Shabbos, the Boro Park community lost another precious member of the She’eiris Hapleitah, Reb Moshe Duvid Hoffman, a longtime member of the.... read more

Memory Lane: Khal Mincha Chadashah Viznitz

Last week, we profiled the Shabbos that Harav Mottele Chodorov, the Tolna-Viznitzer Rebbe who arrived on these shores in the year 1921, spent in Boro.... read more

New Police Cameras in Boro Park to Catch Speeding Drivers

Boro Park - Police have installed new cameras around the Boro Park area this week to help them catch and ticket drivers who speed down the road.A.... read more

Mayor Supports Tougher Penalties for Riders of Scooters and E-bikes, Who Harm Pedestrians

By Yehudit Garmaise     Mayor Bill de Blasio said yesterday that he wanted to see tougher penalties for the riders of a variety of.... read more