Alternate Side Suspended Purim

Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations are suspended for Purim, Tuesday, March 10, 2020. Parking meters remain in effect. .... read more

Bobover Yeshiva in Bat Yam Sending Home All Bochurim

Boro Park – A yeshiva with nearly 200 American bochurim is sending home all of them the night after Purim amid rumors that the United States.... read more

Hatzolah Advising to Cancel Large Purim Parties Over Virus Fears

New York – That extended family gathering on Purim should better wait for next year. Hatzolah issued a health advisory recommending that large.... read more

New Recipe: Browned in Margarine PEPPER STEAK

My sister–in–law gave me this classic recipe year ago. I still say this is a winner. Yield: about 4.... read more

Assemblyman Simcha Eichenstein: Eliminate Driver’s License Suspension Due To Unpaid Fines

Is your driver’s license valid? It may not be. In the last 28 months, New York issued nearly 1.7 million driver’s license suspensions for not.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Ella Halpert A"H

We are saddened to inform the passing of Mrs. Ella Halpert, wife of Reb Shmiel and daughter of Reb Shloime Chaim Fleisher, Mrs. Halpert was a.... read more

Kossover Rebbe Declares Yom Tefilla Over Coronavirus Spread

Boro Park – Fears over the rapid spread of coronavirus is leading one rebbe to declare a yom tefilla to daven that the disease be eradicated.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Frieda Miriam Brown A”h

Boro Park – We are saddened to inform of the passing on Shabbos on Mrs. Frieda Miriam Brown, a longtime resident of Boro Park who was close to.... read more

Boro Park Center Updates Visiting Policy to Combat Spread of Coronavirus

In an urgent letter to the community, Boro Park Center says it is updating its visiting policy to address the spreading of the novel Coronavirus and.... read more

Daylight Saving Begins Motzei Shabbos, Springing Forward an Hour

New York – Americans will be losing an hour of sleep when the clock springs forward an hour on Motzei Shabbos. It will gain it back when the.... read more


Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz (D-Brooklyn) announced today that he’s allocating funds for the purchase of a new ambulance for the Hatzolah.... read more

City Asks New Yorkers Returning from 5 Countries to Self-Isolate for 14 Days

In a memo released by NYC Mayor Bill de Blaise, the City of New York is asking New Yorkers who recently returned from 5 countries to self-isolate for.... read more

Music Week at Eichler’s of Boro Park is Rocking Away

If you passed Eichler’s on Sunday night and saw a line snaking until the corner, you might have wondered what the pomp was about. It was a moment.... read more

Suspect Arrested for Stealing Packages

A suspect has been arrested by the NYPD for stealing packages from a residential home in Boro Park. An observer called Shomrim that a suspicious.... read more