New Yorkers 50-Years-Old and Above Can Get Vaccinated Tomorrow

By Yehudit Garmaise   New York will again lower its age requirements for COVID-19 vaccine eligibility when the state allows anyone 50 and.... read more

Simchas Beis Bobov; Shiduch for Grandson of Bobov Rebbe Shlit”a

The Bobov Kehila is celebrating the Shiduch of a grandson of the Bobov Rebbe Shlit”a, Shloime Halberstam, the son of Harav Chaim Shulim Shlit”a,.... read more

Mayor Says Yeshivas will Receive DOE Funding for 3-K, Pre-K

By Yehudit Garmaise     After many yeshiva principals received an e-mail from the New York City Department of Education (DOE) that.... read more

New Bridge and Tunnel Tolls to Go into Effect on April 11

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s (MTA) new toll rates for all bridge and tunnel crossings will go into effect at 12am on April 11. .... read more

Living Legacy: The Imrei Chaim of Viznitz, zt”l

Photo Gallery:There are thousands families of Viznitzer Chassidim around the world today—recognizable with their unique Vinizter flavor, emphasis.... read more

Mayoral Candidate Eric Adams Joins UJO, Met Council in Distributing Pesach Food to Thousands

By Yehudit Garmaise   Before bumping wrists in solidarity, this morning at the Passover Food Drive hosted by the United Jewish.... read more

Scientists Discover First New York Case of Brazilian COVID Variant in Brooklyn Resident Yesterday

By Yehudit Garmaise    Scientists at Mount Sinai hospital in Manhattan discovered the state’s first case of the Brazilian COVID-19.... read more

Skulen Rebbe Baking Matzos

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Community Board 12 Meets With City Agencies, Elected Officials, Community Leaders and Community Organizations for Pesach Preparation

Boro Park, Brooklyn – On Tuesday, Community Board 12 hosted a meeting, via zoom, with New York City’s Fire, Sanitation and Police Departments,.... read more

Melavah Malke By Uvos Ibunim of the Bukarest Shul in Boro Park

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Beyond the Funds: Boro Park’s Legendary Kimcha d’Pischa

As we approach Pesach, we turn our focus to the incredible phenomenon that is unique to this Yom Tov, more than any other; our overflowing desire.... read more

Mrs. Raizy Pavlov Offers Three-Day Pre-Pesach Program for Girls and Boys This Week

      Parents who have not heard of Mrs. Raizy Pavlov’s three-day Pre-Pesach Program for girls and boys, which will take place Tues..... read more

MTA Removes Bus Drivers Who Fought Over Right of Way

By Yehudit Garmaise   The MTA has temporarily relieved two B35 bus drivers of their duties so that the agency can investigate yesterday’s.... read more

Whatsapp and Instagram Down for Many Users

Whatsapp and Instagram, both owned by Facebook Inc., are reporting outages for many of its users worldwide.Messages went through on the social.... read more

The CDC Says Children in School can Reduce Social Distancing from Six to Three Feet

     To allow for more students to learn together inside classrooms, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today.... read more

Cleaning with Joy Creates Malachim

by Rav Elimelech Biderman, shlitaFrom “Torah Wellsprings”    Every aspect of Yiddishkeit should be performed with joy, and Pesach.... read more

Mayor Bill de Blasio Promotes Pinny Ringel to Assistant Commissioner for Mayor's Community Affairs Unit

Pinny Ringel, who’s been a senior advisor to NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio since 2014, has been promoted as Assistant Commissioner for the Mayor's.... read more

New Commanding Officer of Hate Crime Task Force Provides Prevention Tips

By Yehudit Garmaise    Today on a pre-Pesach Zoom call in which leaders of the NYPD and the community met to discuss the safety of the.... read more