Delta Variant Causes COVID Cases in NYC to Surpass 1,000 for First Time in Months

By Yehudit Garmaise     The contagious Delta variant has caused the number of new COVID cases in New York City to surpass 1,000, for.... read more

Agudath Israel Welcomes Continuing Strides in Securing Houses of Worship and At-Risk Nonprofits

Agudath Israel of America is welcoming the recent announcement by U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas that FY 2021.... read more

Fire Destroys Bunkhouse in Camp Na'aleh of Bobov-45, All Campers Safe

At about 8:00 am this morning, a fire broke out in one of the bunkhouses in Camp Na'aleh, the girls camp of Bobov-45, located in Livingston Manor,.... read more

State Sen. Felder Wants to Require Every Legal Vehicle on NYC Streets to Be Insured

     To protect the rapidly rising number of New Yorkers who are injured by riders of bicycles, e-bicycles, and electric scooters,.... read more

Living Legacy: The First Liska Rebbe, Ach Pri Tevuah

In Chassidic Hungary, there are a few legendary names of the early pioneers, tzaddikim of Hungarian origin who connected with the derech.... read more

Cuomo Bars 17-Year-Olds from Marrying: Even with Parental Permission

     Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today signed that raised the age of consent to be married in New York State from 17 to 18.  .... read more

Skulen to Celebrate Motzei Shabbos Nachamu in Monroe, as Tradition Grows

A little known fact about the joyous Motzei Shabbos Nachamu events that have become so popular in camps around the Catskills is that they trace their.... read more

Overall Subway Crime is Down, while Assaults on the Rails Spiked by 40%

     New York City subways have actually seen fewer crimes from Jan. 1 to July 18 this year than the underground transit system saw in.... read more

Massive Internet Outage Briefly Takes Down Amazon, UPS, and Many Others

Amazon, UPS, AirBNB, Disney, and Southwest Airlines are among the hundreds of websites that briefly disappeared offline today after the internet.... read more

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New "Destructive, Severe" Thunderstorm Warnings to Alert Cell Phone Users with Emergency Alerts

     The National Weather Service (NWS) will better communicate upcoming severe and potentially dangerous weather, when on July 28,.... read more

Cuomo Signs Law to Expand Insurance for Damaged, Lost, and Stolen Cell Phones

     Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a new law that gives New Yorkers the opportunity to get less expensive insurance for damaged, lost,.... read more

COJO Tours PCT. 120 and Thanks NYPD for Their Dedicated Service

On Wednesday, July 21, 2021, Mendy Mirocznik, president, Staten Island Council of Jewish Organizations (COJO) and Ari Weiss, COJO security chairman.... read more

Boro Park Leadership Thanks Majority Leader Schumer for Strong Efforts to Save Child’s Life

Brooklyn, NY— As the battle wages leaving the life of a child on life support in the balance, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y was.... read more

Two People Miraculously Rescued from Partially Overturned Vehicle

Two people were miraculously rescued with no injuries after being in an accident that resulted in their vehicle overturning on its rear end.The.... read more

Tisha Bav in Boro Park

Photos by: Avrumi Berger, Lensky Photos and Isaac Y..... read more