Hatzolah Transfers Buses From the Catskills to NYC to Relieve Strain

Boro Park – The Boro Park Hatzolah on Monday brought over some of its buses from the Catskills to help relieve the strain of its services amid the.... read more

NYPD Will No Longer Respond to Fender-Bender’s in NYC

An enormous change is taking place with regard to undisputed, small collisions between vehicles. Until today, motorists involved in a crash were.... read more

BDE: Reb Michoel Tzvi Fettman z"l

Lakewood – We are saddened to inform of the passing of Reb Michoel Tzvi Fettman z”l, a former Boro Park resident who moved to Lakewood a few.... read more

BDE R’ Yosef Tzvi Klein Z"L

With a heavy heart we inform you of another young korban claimed by Coronavirus, R”l, who passed away in the prime of his life at the age of.... read more

USNS Comfort Brings Relief and Comfort to Beleaguered NYC

As promised by president Donald Trump, 10:00 a.m. Monday morning saw the white ship with its conspicuous red crosses emblazoned over it sail into New.... read more

New COVID-19 Info-Site Launched by BPJCC

Brooklyn, NY—The Boro Park Jewish Community Council has created a new info-site with helpful links to initiatives, grants, and loans that will help.... read more

Coronavirus Financial Aid Roundup by Chai+1

A website has been set up to assist individuals and businesses with all financial aid available during this difficult time. The website,.... read more

Bike Courier Service Velo Offers Revolutionary Service in Time of Lockdown

It’s a time of lockdown. A time of quarantine. It’s also Erev Pesach. Your errand list is growing by the minute, yet venturing out would be.... read more

NYC Residents Must Practice Social Distancing or Be Fined $500

New York – Refusing to practice social distancing now has a steep price tag. Mayor Bill de Blasio said Sunday said residents of New York City.... read more

Emergency Fund Setup to Assist Family of Zevi Halberstam A”h

A fund has been organized by Zevi Halberstam’s friends to help support his family. Zevi passed away on Shabbos due to Coronavirus and he is.... read more

BDE: Reb Aryeh Roth z"l, Victim of the Virus

Boro Park – We are saddened to inform of the petira of Reb Aryan Roth, a respected and elder Sanzer chassid who recently moved to Boro.... read more

Florida Bans New York Residents From Coming, Under Pain of Jail

New York – Florida is so intertwined with New York City that it’s sometimes referred to as the sixth borough. The coronavirus pandemic is placing.... read more

BDE: Reb Yitzchok Banash z”l, Niftar From the Virus

Boro Park – We are saddened to inform of the petira of Reb Yitzchok Banash, a respected Boro Park resident and member of the Bobob-45 kehilla, who.... read more

Live Blog: Coronavirus Updates Monday, March 30, 2020

This is a stickied post and will be regularly updated with the latest news and updates from Boro Park due to the global Coronavirus.... read more

Centers for Disease Control Issues Travel Advisory for NY, NJ & Con.

The CDC (Centers for Disease Control) issued a travel advisory in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut urging all residence to refrain from.... read more

Maimonides Will Allow One Partner Into Delivery Room

Maimonides Medical Center said it will allow one healthy partner to accompany into labor and delivery room. The hospital said the partner will be.... read more

BDE: R' Mordche Zev Halberstam Z"L, Victim of Coronavirus

We are saddened to inform the passing of R’ Mordche Zev Halberstam Z”L, at the age of 43 years, R’ Mordche Zev  was from the.... read more

This Shabbos Say A Special Prayer for All Our Hatzalah Volunteers

With Shabbos approaching, a time for extra prayer, please have in mind the following names of Hatzalah members, they’ve risked their lives on an.... read more