U.S. National Debt Surpasses Critical Milestone

Mindy Cohn 

The Treasury Department has relayed that the U.S. national debt hit a record high of $33.04 trillion earlier this.... read more

Hamaspik of Kings County to Undergo Major Renovation at Boro Park Offices

YS Gold 

This week it was announced that Hamaspik of Kings County, headquartered in Boro Park, has embarked on a major project to.... read more

MTA Introduces Safety Partitions After String of Attacks on Bus Drivers

by Mindy Cohn

In looking for ways to protect their bus drivers, the MTA is pushing to make safety.... read more

NYC Rolls Out $55 Million Plan to Combat Car Thefts

M.C. Millman

New York State is rolling out a five-point plan called the Comprehensive Auto-Theft Reduction Strategy (CARS) to reduce the.... read more

Hochul Sued After Passing Bill to Expand Early Voting by Mail

by M.C. Millman

Representatives from the Republican National Committee (RNC) and the National Republican Congressional Committee joined.... read more

Ditmas Children's Nursing & Rehab Patients Transported to Tashlich by Hatzolah

YS Gold 

It is that time of year, when people from all over make their way to the water to recite tashlich, beseeching Hashem for.... read more

MEGA Dee Voch Sukkos Issue Going to Print: Be Seen by Tens of Thousands

Yehuda Alter 

The MEGA Dee Voch Sukkos edition is being prepared for print in these hours. Months of toil by writers and editors.... read more

Skolya Beis Medrash to Commence Huge Building Extension

YS Gold

Half a century after the previous Skolya Rebbe, zt”l, the grandfather of the current Rebbe, shlit”a, relocated to Boro Park and.... read more

Beis Hora’ah Nitei Gavriel to Host Prominent Community Physicians in Advance of the Yom Kippur Fast

YS Gold 

The upcoming fast of Yom Kippur represents an important crossroads between medicine and halacha, often requiring a ruling.... read more

Dramatic Footage: Alert Shomrim Members Pursue and Apprehend Robbery Suspect

YS Gold 

At 12:15 Tuesday night, a suspect wielding a wrench threw a man to the ground outside the subway station on Fort Hamilton.... read more

Thousands of Children Will Gather in Boro Park for Annual Atzeres

YS Gold 

It is a nearly thirty-year tradition in which thousands of tinnokos shel beis rabban gather at the great Bobover Beis.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Lifsha Spira, a”h

YS Gold 

We regret to inform you of the petirah of Mrs. Lifsha Spira, a longtime Boro Park resident. She was 90 years of.... read more

$37.9 Million Awarded to New York Recipients of Federal NSGP Homeland Security Grants

by M.C. Millman

The Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA), a Department of Homeland Security branch,.... read more

Planned Closures for the BQE

C.G. Hoffman

The BQE is expected to have numerous closures soon for its long-awaited repairs. The DOT has announced that there will be full.... read more

Biden In NY: 3-Day Visit to N.Y. Includes U.N. General Assembly Speech and Fundraisers

by Mindy Cohn

President Joe Biden's three-day New York visit schedule includes a U.N. General Assembly speech and three days of.... read more

NY Thruway Toll Authority Approves System-Wide Toll Increases

by M.C. Millman

The first system-wide toll increase in fourteen years was announced yesterday by.... read more

UJA- Federation of NY and CSI Allocate $400,000 to Local Safety Patrols

UJA-Federation of New York and the Community Security Initiative of JCRC-NY donated $400,000 right before Rosh Hashana to go toward an initiative.... read more

Parking Meters Rates to Increase Mid-October

by Mindy Cohn

Starting October 16, New York City hourly parking meter rates will increase citywide. 

The rate change will vary.... read more