Gov. Hochul Stands Up for Kiryas Joel after Vetoing Bill that Would Restrict its Further Development

By Yehudit GarmaiseGov. Kathy Hochul spoke up for the Chassidic community this morning, when she was asked somewhat aggressively, about her thinking.... read more

Worker Dressed as Verizon Employee Arrested for Assaulting Homeowner

A homeowner on 15th Avenue and 54th Street was assaulted on Friday after a worker showed up at his door claiming to be a Verizon employee that needed.... read more

Weekend Weather: Warm Spell Continues, but More Rain in Store

BY: Yaker Biegeleisen. Just as we were beginning to settle into a winter pattern, with temperatures dipping into the low 30’s in the early.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Blima Leah Lieberman, a”h.

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Lieberman at the age of 70, the wife of, ybl”ch, Reb Shaya, a beloved mechaneches and camp.... read more

COVID Hospitalization Rate Not as Frightening as it Appears, Dr. Katz said

By Yehudit GarmaiseWhile the major increases in hospitalization among children and adult are frightening, said Mitch Katz, MD, the CEO of NYC’s.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Leibele Twerski, zt”l, of Hornosteipel-Chicago

Shabbos, 28 Teves, marks the 71st yohrtzeit of Rebbe BenzionYehuda Leib Twerski, the son of Rebbe Mordechai Dov of Hornosteipel (known among the.... read more

Mayor de Blasio Expresses Respect For and Friendship with NYC Orthodox Jewish Community

By Yehudit Garmaise “What advice would Mayor Bill de Blasio give or has he given to Mayor-elect Eric Adams about how to best work with the.... read more

An Armed Man Intends to Kill the President; U.S. Sets Record of Positive Covid Cases in One Day; Belgium Soccer Fans Chant about Killing Jews and More

Armed Man on way to White House with Intentions to Kill the President was ArrestedA man with evil intentions was exposed and arrested during a.... 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, on Friday the 31st of December and Saturday ,.... read more

Mayor-elect Eric Adams Supports Yeshiva Education, says he will be “Culturally Sensitive”

By Yehudit GarmaiseAfter a number of different organizations with different hashkafos regarding yeshiva education sent Eric Adams, in the last few.... read more

When Will it End? Hopefully: by the End of January, Drs. Chokshi and Fauci say

By Yehudit Garmaise This morning when Eric Adams was asked the question on the mind of every New Yorker: “Do you have any estimate for when.... read more

Mayor-elect Eric Adams to Keep Private Sector Vaccine Mandate in Place: “With Focus on Compliance and not Punishment”

By Yehudit Garmaise“The private sector vaccine mandate will stay in effect with a focus on compliance not punishment,” said NYC Health.... read more

Eric Adams to Name Frank Carone: Influential Brooklyn Lawyer as Chief of Staff

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor-elect Eric Adams is expected today to name Frank Carone, a longtime friend and adviser, and influential lawyer in the.... read more

Photo Gallery: Sheva Bruches for Grandson of the Sorvosh Rov

Photos by: Avrhom Moshe S..... read more

Kavunas Halev to Dedicate Sefer Torah in Honor of Rebbe Shlit”a.

The Kavunas Halev Beis Medrash has stood on 43rd Street for many decades. It once served as the Krasna Beis Medrash—led by the Krasna Rov,.... read more