TONIGHT: Hespedim for Alesker Rebbe, zt”l

 The Alesker Rebbe was niftar on Monday, 8 Shevat, leaving a tremendous void in the entire Kensington community—which he single-handedly.... read more

Mayor Adams Insists Federal Government Must Stop “Constant Flow of Guns Coming into NYC”

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe NYPD is working hard to remove guns from the streets, Mayor Eric Adams said this morning on ABC, however, the supply of guns.... read more

Viener Kehillah Celebrates Completion of ‘Divrei Hayomim’ Taught by Venerated Dayan

Khal Adas Yere’im, the Viener Kehillah of Boro Park is a direct extension of the legendary Schiffschul in Vienna, and has existed in Boro Park for.... read more

BDE: Reb Yosef Weiss, z”l, London-Boro Park

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Yosef Weiss, a native of Bnei Brak who resided in London, and spent many years in the Boro Park.... read more

BDE: Rav Lipa Margulies, zt”l, Rosh Yeshiva of Torah Temimah.

We are saddened to inform you of the petirah of Rav Chananya Yom Tov Lipa Margulies, one of the greatest builders of Torah in Brooklyn. He had been.... read more

Memory Lane: Rav Yaakov Meir Kahana-Shapiro - Part 1

The Kahana-Shapiro family traces its roots to Krakow of yore, where their famed ancestor and patriarch, Rav Nosson Nota Spira, known as the Megaleh.... read more

Central Hatzolah Recognizes Assistant Commissioner Pinny Ringel for Eight Years of “Selfless Work lishmah”

In a quiet, private event, Central Hatzolah—the umbrella organization of all Hatzolah volunteer organizations in the country—paid tribute to.... read more

Photo Gallery: Uvos Ibunim in Beis Medrash Belz 43

Photos by: Avrhumi Berger.... read more

NYPD: Suspect Stole Lottery Tickets and Cash from Gas Station Shop on Bay Pkwy

The NYPD is looking for a suspect who entered the Bolla Market shop at the gas station on Bay Parkway and McDonald Ave. and displayed a firearm.... read more

Weekly Weather: A Cold Week Ahead, Possible Storm on Horizon

By: Yaker BiegeleisenAs we head into a new week, the frigid weather from Shabbos will remain with us—a cold week lies in store. Sunday and.... read more

FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro, who had Wanted to Stay On, Announces Retirement

By Yehudit GarmaiseFDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro, who was appointed by former Mayor Bill de Blasio in 2014, had recently said that he wanted to stay.... read more

President Biden’s Approval Ratings Plummet to Lowest Numbers of His First Year in Office

By Yehudit GarmaiseIn President Joe Biden’s first few months in office, a majority of Americans, 57%, approved of the job he was doing, however, a.... read more

NY COVID Positivity Rate Steeply Drops 66.6% in the Last Two Weeks

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe COVID positivity rate statewide is not only going down, but it has steeply dropped a stunning 66.6% in the last two weeks,.... read more

Weekend Weather: A Frigid Few Days Ahead

By: Yaker BiegeleisenFollowing a mild Thursday, Friday morning began with fierce cold. Temperatures will be reaching below freezing during the day.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Moshe of Ludmir, zy”a.

Thursday, 18 Shevat, marks the yohrtzeit of Rebbe Moshe Betzalel Gottlieb, the son of Rebbe Shloime of Karlin, zt”l, Hy”d, who was the second.... read more

US House Committee Investigating Jan. 6 Publicly Asks Ivanka Trump to Testify

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe US House of Representatives committee that is investigating the causes and perpetrators of the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the US.... read more

Gov. Hochul Completes Phase One of Interborough Express Line, which will Provide a Stop in Boro Park

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe first phase of the creation of a new Interborough Express that will run directly between Brooklyn and Queens, with a Boro Park.... read more

BDE: Reb Moshe Wieder, z”l

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Moshe Wieder, z”l. he was 74. His father was R’ Avrohom Yekusiel Wieder, an ardent.... read more