BDE: Mrs. Rivka Tandowski, a”h, 100, of Krakow-Crown Heights, and Boro Park

By: Boropark24 staffWe are saddened to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Tandowski, a regal matriarch to her family, known and beloved in the.... read more

Crime Surges 38% in January, NYC Anxiously Awaits Mayor’s Promised Public Safety

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor Eric Adams, last week, laid out a comprehensive, wide-ranging, and ambitious plan that seeks to solve many of the problems.... read more

Gov. Hochul Asks Insurance Companies to Pay for Vaccination Consultations, Incentives, and Rewards

By Yehudit GarmaiseGov. Kathy Hochul said this morning that one way to increase childhood vaccination rates, “which are nowhere near where they.... read more

Beyond the Candy Bar: How Nosher’s Delight has been Sweetening the Days of Boro Parkers for Close to Half-a-Century

By: Yehuda AlterForty five years ago, when Boro Park was a very different place—certainly on 15th Avenue in the low 40’s, where.... read more

Boro Park’s Assembly District to Expand Under New Proposed Redistricting Maps

Assembly District 48, which encompasses most of Boro Park and parts of Midwood, is set to expand under new redistricting maps released by the New.... read more

Mayor Adams Considers Plant-Based Diets for Healthier School Lunch Options

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor Eric Adams said New Yorkers should not just re-consider their over-reliance on fossil fuels, but their over-reliance on meat.... read more

Mayor Eric Adams Meets with NYC’s Five District Attorneys to Work Together to Fight Gun Violence

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor Eric Adams held today at City Hall the first of what will be regular meetings among all five NYC district attorneys, the.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Gittel Knoll, a”h

BY: Boropark24 staff We are saddened to inform you of Mrs. Knoll, a beloved personality in Boro Park. She was a month shy of her 96th.... read more

More than 200 NYC Leaders Pen Open Letter to Mayor to Support his Plans to End Gun Violence

By Yehudit GarmaiseOne week after Mayor Adams announced his Blueprint to End Gun Violence, more than 200 business, civic, and labor leaders signed an.... read more

New York Democrats Propose New Redistricting Maps that Provide "Equity," Republicans Accuse Dems of Power Grab

By Yehudit GarmaiseNew York Democrats yesterday presented a redesign of the state’s congressional map that provide the party’s candidates with an.... read more

BDE: Reb Nissen Leser, z”l, 98, Legend to Generations of Bobover chassidim

We are deeply saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Nissen Leser, z”l, a chossid and oved Hashem with every fiber of his being, and a role.... read more

Mayor Adams Considers Hiring More Police Officers, Uses Strategies Learned from 9/11 to Fight Crime

By Yehudit GarmaiseAfter a shockingly high number of violent crimes took place in New York City in Mayor Eric Adams’ first month in office, he told.... read more

Tow Truck Driver Fired After Unleashing Antisemitic Diatribe on 50th Street

By Yehudit GarmaiseA tow truck driver in Boro Park this morning freely expressed his anti-Semitic, hateful rage after he was asked to move his truck.... read more

Gov. Hochul Announces Sharp Downward Trend of NY COVID Cases

By Yehudit GarmaiseNew York COVID cases took a sharp downturn in the past week, when they decreased by 50% over the past week, and hospitalizations.... read more

Bernard Adams, Mayor’s brother, to Serve as Adviser to Mayoral Security for $1 Salary

By Yehudit GarmaiseAfter Mayor Eric Adams, in early January, announced that his brother would lead his security team, the New York City Conflicts of.... read more

BDE: Reb Avrohom Schonberger, z”l, legendary ba’al tzeddakah, Longtime Rosh Hakohol in Vien

By: Boropark24 StaffWe are deeply saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Avrohom Schonberger, z”l—a pillar of the Viener community, and.... read more