MTA Rolls out OMNY, Riders Can Now Pay without Touching Anything

By Yehudit Garmaise   All the bus and subway stations in the city now allow New Yorkers to pay their fares without touching anything: a.... read more

Watch: Matanot Ktanot - Eli Marcus & Yedidim Choir

Watch: Matanot Ktanot - Eli Marcus & Yedidim Choir.... read more

66th Precinct Rings in the New Year with a New Commanding Officer

 By Yehudit Garmaise     After serving the 66th Precinct as its commanding officer for two years, Deputy Inspector James King is.... read more

Police Arrest Man for DUI Early Thursday Morning on New Utrecht Ave

  The NYPD arrested a 35-year-old man for driving under the influence after they found him slumped over the steering wheel of his 2001 Honda.... read more

NYPD Dep. Chief Charles Scholl Retires Today after 41 Years of Serving New York City

By Yehudit Garmaise   Today, the NYPD’ honored Dep. Chief Charles M. Scholl, who has retired after serving South Brooklyn for the last 41.... read more

Minimum Wage in New York state Jumps to $12.50, NYC Remains at $15

By Yehudit Garmaise    Today the New York state minimum wage jumped from $11.80 to $12.50 an hour, except in New York City, where all.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Sara Friment Ehrenfeld, A"H

 We are saddened to inform the community of the petira of Mrs. Sara Friment Ehrenfeld, who was 93.      Mrs. Ehrenfeld, a”h,.... read more

Alternate Side and Meter Rules Suspended New Years Day

Alternate side parking (street cleaning) and parking meter regulations are suspended on New Years Day, Friday, January 1, 2021..... read more

Mayor de Blasio Wants to Jump-Start NYC’s Vaccination Process in January

By Yehudit Garmaise   New York City has received 390,425 vaccine doses and has been able to administer only about 78,000 shots, according.... read more

NYPD Say 2020 the Bloodiest one in a Decade

By Yehudit Garmaise   At year’s end, the NYPD recorded 447 killings: making this past year the bloodiest one in almost a.... read more

Boro Park Center’s Residents and Staff Members Get First Vaccination Shots

By Yehudit Garmaise     Boro Park Center (BPC) residents and staff members are buzzing with excitement today because Vaccination Day.... read more

Met Council providing Masbia with a Boost in Food Reserves for 2021

Since the beginning of the pandemic Masbia has been dealing with a 500% increase in demand making it extremely challenging to just simply.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Sarah Censor, A"H

  We are saddened to inform the community of the petira of Mrs. Sarah Censor. She was 83.     Mrs. Censor, who was married to Reb.... read more

Watch: Mashke With Srulik Kletzkin, Tzviki Rubin & Malchus Choir

Watch: Matanot Ktanot - Eli Marcus & Yedidim Choir.... read more

Nearly Half of Total Hate Crimes in NYC in 2020 were Perpetrated Against Jews

By Yehudit Garmaise       Crimes that were motivated by anti-Semitism accounted for nearly half of the total number hate.... read more

Pile of Garbage Lit Up in Flames by Fireworks

At around 1:30 an early Wednesday morning a vehicle passed 53rd street and one of its occupants threw out a firework.The firework exploded near a.... read more

NY Road Deaths and Drunk Driving To Spike on New Year's Eve

By Yehudit Garmaise   As air travel has not been recommended in the past year and lockdowns and other restrictions have caused most of the.... read more