Gov. Cuomo Threatens to Sue Federal Government for More COVID Relief Funds

By Yehudit Garmaise      Today at a news conference, the governor has threatened to sue the incoming administration of Joe Biden if.... read more

Mayor de Blasio Says Vaccination Process Going Faster, but the Supply is Running Out

By Yehudit Garmaise     Mayor Bill de Blasio said that while New York City inoculates people faster and faster, the supply of the.... read more

MTA Will Not Raise Fares, For Now

By Yehudit Garmaise   The board members of the Metropolitan Transportation Agency (MTA) board were scheduled to vote on Thursday on whether.... read more

President Trump to Grant Clemency to Sholam Weiss Today

By Yehudit Garmaise      Even on his way out, U.S. President Donald Trump is doing a few nice things for Jews.    .... read more

BDE: Reb Dovid Silberman Z”l

Boro Park - We are saddened to inform of the passing of Reb Dovid Silberman, a Boro Park native, who was niftar on Monday afternoon weeks after a.... read more

Eichenstein Calls for Signal on Prospect Expressway to Indicate When Hamilton Ave Drawbridge Is Lifted

Motorists approaching the merging point of the Prospect Expressway and the Brooklyn Queens Expressway often make a split-second decision about.... read more

Andrew Yang Promises to Protect Religious Institutions’ Property Tax-Exempt Status

By Yehudit Garmaise   Andrew Yang wants to raise much-needed revenue in the New York City by charging fees of private universities, which.... read more

Cuomo Asks Pfizer to Sell COVID-19 Vaccines Directly to NY State

By Yehudit Garmaise     Hoping to speed up the process by which New York state receives additional COVID vaccination, today, Gov..... read more

FINALLY! DreamWorks Water Park for Women & Girls!

You asked for it. You deserve it!It’s women’s night out time at the largest indoor water park in North America!For three glorious hours, the.... read more

Parler Expects to Return By January’s End

By Yehudit Garmaise After Amazon Web Services kicked Parler off its server, Parler CEO John Matze has filed a lawsuit that accuses the tech.... read more

BDE: Reb Nota Tzvi Appelbaum z”l

Boro Park - We are saddened to inform of the passing of Reb Nathan Appelbaum, a military veteran who made Boro Park his home, who was niftar on.... read more

NYC’s Crime Spike Continues into 2021

By Yehudit Garmaise     Last year’s shocking increase in crime in New York City is continuing into 2021, according to the New York.... read more

BDE: Rav Shloime Elimelich Goldstein, z”l

  We are saddened to inform the petira of Rav Shloime Elimelich Goldstein, z”l, who was 76 years old.  Rav Goldstein, a 6th grade rebbe.... read more

Alternate Side Parking Rules Suspended January 18

Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations are suspended on Monday, January 18, 2021 for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Birthday. All.... read more

Weiss Kosher Bakery to Update its Look

Weiss Kosher Bakery is updating its decor and adding a salad bar, but customers do not have to go without their favorite baked treats. .... read more

BDE: Rebbetzin Gita Malka Cohn, a”h

     We are saddened to inform the community of the petira of Rebbetzin Gita Malka Cohn, a”h, who was 93 years old.   .... read more

BDE: Mrs. Tova Fruchter a”h

We are saddened to inform of the passing of Mrs. Tova Fruchter, a longtime Boro park resident who was niftar on Shabbos. She was 88.The levayah will.... read more

Uvos Ibunim in Zimigrad

Photos by Arumi Berger.... read more