Machnovka-Belzer Rebbe to fly in for Hachnosas Sefer Torah

Sunday of Parshas Vayera will see a festive hachnosas sefer Torah to the Machnovka-Belz Shtiebel of Fourteenth Avenue.Arriving especially for this.... read more

FDA Advisory Panel Recommends Moderna Boosters for Those Older than 65 and Those at High-Risk

     A vaccine advisory panel of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted unanimously today that seniors and other Americans at.... read more

BDE: Reb Shlome Zev Breuer, z”l

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Shlomo Zev Breuer, z”l. He was 93 years of age, a talmid chochom, and a pillar of the Satmar.... read more

Living Legacy: Rav Meir Shapiro of Lublin, zt”l

7 Cheshvan marks the 88th yohrtzeit of the Lubliner Rov—a tzaddik, a ga’on, a brilliant visionary who literally transformed the world through.... read more

Lelover Rebbe of Beit Shemesh to Visit Boro Park

Veteran Boro Parkers may be familiar with the easy-to-miss Lelover Shtiebel on Forty-third Street, between Fourteenth and Fifteenth Avenues, one of.... read more

Heating Bills are the Next Cost to Rise Significantly in New York City

     As prices continue to rise globally on all consumer goods, as fall turns into winter, New Yorkers should prepare to pay more to.... read more

Truck Driver Shortage Contributes to Slowed Supply Chain of Consumer Goods

     In addition to shipping delays on the seas, at ports, and on railways, a shortage of truck drivers has caused cargo delays that.... read more

As NYC Vaccinates 83% of Adults, Hospitalization Rate Falls to Lowest Levels: since Beginning of the Pandemic

By Yehudit Garmaise         Thanks to the six million, out of 8.8 million, New Yorkers who have gotten vaccinated, the.... read more

MTA Tests New, Easier-to-Understand Subway Map in Nine Stations

     by Yehudit Garmaise     Subway riders may notice that New York City’s Metropolitan Transportation Authority.... read more

In a Surprise Announcement, Sanzer Rebbe Appoints Son as Rov of American Chassidim

In recent years the Sanzer chassidus in America has been growing and expanding, with a multiple shtieblach, and a yeshiva opened in Boro Park. The.... read more

NYC Special Needs' Substitutes Must Speak Languages Bi-Lingual Students Require to Learn

by Yehudit Garmaise     The NYC Department of Education (DOE) says that it has a “surplus of substitutes” to replace the teachers.... read more

Anticipation in Advance of Wedding in the Courts of Burshtin, Toldos Aaron, and Melitz

Excitement is felt among Burshtiner chassidim, as the wedding of the Rebbe’s grandchild approaches.A branch of the Zidichoiver dynasty, the.... read more

Social Security Checks to Increase for Retired Americans in 2022

     The 70 million Americans who receive Social Security benefits will soon be seeing larger checks, announced the Social Security.... read more

Wedding in courts of Ungvar, Aleksander and Faltishan

Photos by: Hillel Lash .... read more

Mayor said Outdoor Dining, with Adjustments, will Remain in NYC “Long-Term”

By Yehudit Garmaise     Community Board 12, last week voted not to approve the text amendment that would allow zoning changes to make.... read more