Appeal Hearing Possible this Afternoon after Judge Strikes Down Governor’s Mask Mandate

By Yehudit GarmaiseAttorney General Letitia James’ office immediately filed her intent to appeal state Supreme Court Judge Thomas.... read more

Crime Continues to Surge; Mayor Adams Lays Out Wide-Reaching Plans to Create Public Safety

By Yehudit GarmaiseAlthough many politicians felt crime would decrease as the pandemic finally slows down, crime rates continue to.... read more

NYPD Transit Chief Joins the Chorus of Leaders Promising More Uniformed Police Officers on Subways

By Yehudit GarmaiseHundreds of additional police officers were deployed to the NYC transit system after a series of violent crimes that.... read more

BDE: Reb Yitzchok Meir Honig, z”l

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Yitzchok Meir Honig, a native of Munkacz, who merited to rebuild beautiful generations. He was.... read more

NYS Supreme Court Judge Strikes Down Gov. Hochul’s Mask Mandate

A New York State Supreme Court Judge out of Nassau County ruled against Governor Hochul’s mask mandate that was placed in effect in mid-December.... read more

BDE: Former Politician Sheldon Silver Dies while Serving out his Prison Sentence

(TF)Former Democratic Politian Sheldon Silver who served as Speaker of the New York State Assembly until he was convicted of federal.... read more

Mayor Adams calling for change to bail laws to combat gun violence

Mayor Adams is calling for changes to the State’s bail reform laws to protect the streets of New York. It’s not a secret that hate crimes and.... read more

Mayor Adams Loses $1,393.20 of His First Paycheck After Cryptocurrency Markets Crash

By Yehudit GarmaiseSince Friday, when Mayor Eric Adams converted into his.... read more

BDE: Rav Avrohom Burech Winkler, z”l

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Rav Avrohom Burech Winkler, a tremendous talmid chochom who dedicated.... read more

Gov. Hochuls Calls on Nine States to Team Up to Stop the Flow of Guns from the South

By Yehudit GarmaiseInterstate illegal gun trafficking greatly contributes to the crime and violence in New York, data shows, however,.... read more

TEHILLIM: Admor of Kavunas Halev Undergoes Surgery Today

Tefillos are being requested on behalf of Harav Hatzadik, Rav Shmuel Zev Lichter, shlit”a, Admor of Kavunas Halev, and son-in-law of the.... read more

Two NYPD Officers Injured After Arresting Suspect in Assault

Two NYPD officers were injured after attempting to arrest a suspect who assaulted another person, and began attacking the officers when they.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Sima Rauchberger, a”h, Holocaust Survivor, Native of Sighet

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Mrs. Rauchberger, a longtime Boro Park resident who established generations here. She was.... 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.... 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.... 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.... read more