Manhole fire extends to nearby house on 55th street

A manhole fire broke out on Friday morning and extended to the basement of a house on 18th and 55th St.The flames caused the entire block to be.... read more

First Days of Pesach to be Rainy, Slightly Chilly

Boro Park - The first days of Pesach will be cool, with rain drenching the New York City area for much of the time.The beautiful weather of the past.... read more

Alternate Side Parking Rules Suspended March 28-29

Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations are suspended Sunday-Monday, March 28-29 for Passover (1st/2nd Days).All other regulations,.... read more

3-K Expansion to Provide 16,500 New 3-K Seats, Individual Families Can Apply

By Yehudit Garmaise    Thanks to the $1.8 trillion federal stimulus, the New York City Department of Education (DOE) has opened up 16,500.... read more

Boro Park Couple Falls for Scam in Which Stranger Calls Pretending to be a Family Friend

By Yehudit Garmaise  A Boro Park couple was the victim of a scam in which a strange man called to say that he was a “family friend” who had.... read more

Residents in Nursing Homes Can Resume Visitation, with Limited Exceptions

   The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released new guidance that allows all nursing home residents to receive visits at.... read more

Boro Park Center’s Releases ‘Center Spirit’ in Time for Pesach

Around the year, Boro Park Center serves those in our community in need of rehabilitation—right in the center of Boro Park, in close proximity to.... read more

Oneg Shabbos V'Yom Tov/Rechnitz Family 5881

As Pesach draws closer the tempo on the streets of Yerushalayim is picking up as people once again enjoy the sounds and smells of the upcoming Z'man.... read more

Pesach Preparations in Boro Park - Part 2

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Three South Florida Locations to Host Chametz Burnings Tomorrow

   Boro Parkers who are spending Pesach in South Florida can attend three different community chametz burnings on Friday, March 26, from.... read more

BDE: Reb Duvid Strobel z”l

 We are saddened to inform of the petira of Reb Duvid Strobel, a chassidishe Yid who worked in Boro Park for many years, who passed away on.... read more

$125 Million, Two Buildings; Bobov Rebbe to Put First Stone for New School Building

As Bobov starts the construction of its new Cheder building on the lot between 36th and 37th Streets off 14th Ave, the Kehila will celebrate a.... read more

New York City’s Open Streets Program to Remain a Permanent Change to Streetscapes

By Yehudit Garmaise   New York City’s Open Streets project, which makes use of sidewalk space for local businesses and restaurants to.... read more

Watch: Musical Seder Featuring Many Singers

Watch: Musical Seder Featuring Many Singers .... read more

Admor m’Dushinsky To Spend Pesach in New York

The Dushinsky Rebbe, Rav Yosef Tzvi Dushinsky, shlit”a, is named for his paternal grandfather, the founder of this movement, who came to Eretz.... read more

NYPD launches Online Portal to Report Minor Crimes

    911 calls may soon be a thing of the past, thanks to the NYPD’s new reporting service at NYPDonline.org.    Now, instead of.... read more

BDE: Reb Chaim Cohan z”l

Boro Park - We are saddened to inform of the petira of Reb Chaim Cohan, an Argentine immigrant who raised a beautiful family in Boro Park, who passed.... read more

Tenoim in courts of Bobov 45 - Linsk

Photos by: Shot the Dot.... read more