Shavuos Weather: Hot, Humid, With Scattered Showers

Boro Park - The temperatures under your mask will be hot and humid this Shavuos, though scattered sun showers will ease the discomfort.The first.... read more

Gov. Cuomo Signs EO Allowing Businesses to Deny Entry to Anyone Not Wearing Masks

New York - Either mask up or don’t come into my store.Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that he will sign an executive order authorizing.... read more

Lekuvid Shavuos: Clarinetist David Heller Plays `Ahava Raba`

Lekuvid Shavuos: Clarinetist David Heller Plays `Ahava Raba`.... read more

US Surpasses 100,000 Covid Deaths as it Continues Downward Trend

Washington - The grim number of 100,000 deaths from the coronavirus was swiftly overtaken Wednesday afternoon, according to data from Johns Hopkins.... read more

Cuomo’s Approval Rating Falls From Historic High

New York - The coronavirus has elevated Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s profile to historic heights, as Americans hung on his daily press conference to explain.... read more

Families to Receive Debit Card Funds to Purchase Food While Schools are Closed

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act of 2020 authorized the payment of Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) food benefits to.... read more

In Honor Of Shavuos: Sand Artist Aharon Zev Berenstein Releases New Video

In Honor Of Shavuos: Sand Artist Aharon Zev Berenstein Releases New Video   .... read more

BDE: Yitel Zablotsky A”H

We are saddened to inform of the petira of Yitel Zablotsky A”h, at the age of 68 years, a longtime member from Belz kehilla,The levaya will take.... read more

Hatzolah Thanks Boro Park Residents for the Support Provides During the Last Few Months

Hatzolah of Boro Park has released a heartwarming letter of thanks addressed to the Boro Park community where the coordinators and members express.... read more

BPJCC and Met Council Hold Shavuos Food Drive and Census Drive-Thru

Over 500 families received food at the Boro Park Jewish Community Council - Met Council Holiday Food Drive. The event was a tremendous success, both.... read more

The Cheesecake Letter

An emotional exchange between mother and child.Mommy: Shloime, you didn't come out of your room all day, and as a mother I can sense that something.... read more

Maimonides Opening to Visitors for Limited Time in Pilot Program

Boro Park - Bowing to pressure, Maimonides Medical Center is allowing patients to have visitors and be accompanied by relatives for a limited pilot.... read more

New Rules at Shomer Shabbos Shul

New Rules at the Shomer Shabbos Shul.... read more

New Wine Store ‘Yaayin’ Opens on 12th Avenue and 51st Street

A new wine and liquor shop, called ‘Yaayin,’ Hebrew for wine, has opened its doors on 12th Avenue between 51st and 52nd Street, just in time for.... read more

Mother With Twin Children Struck by Vehicle on 11th Avenue

A mother crossing the street with her twin children was struck by a vehicle on 11th Ave. and 57th Street. Hatzolah treated them on scene and all are.... read more

BDE: Reb Dov Ber Gross z"l

Boro Park - We are saddened to inform of the petira of Reb Dov Ber Gross z"l, a longtime Boro Park resident and member of the Vizhnitzer kehilla, who.... read more

A “Thank You Hatzolah” banner seen outside a home on 46th Street and 13th Avenue.

A “Thank You Hatzolah” banner seen outside a home on 46th Street and 13th Avenue..... read more

Car Convoys to Substitute Parades in NYC in Honor of Memorial Day

To celebrate Memorial Day, NYC is honoring the fallen military members with car convoys and small ceremonies due to the coronavirus.... read more