Photo Gallery: Preparations for Yom Kippur and Sukkos Around Boro Park - Part 2

Photos by: Ari Kay and Issac Y..... read more

Hachnosas Sefer Torah at Zera Shimshon Today in memory of Mindy Gross, a”h.

This afternoon, a hachnosas Sefer Torah will take place at Khal Zera Shimshon, named for the legendary Rabi Shimshon Chaim Nachmani, zt”l, which is.... read more

BDE: Reb Yitzchok Aryeh Lieber, z”l

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Reb Yitzchok Aryeh Lieber, a longtime resident of Boro Park and beloved by so many. He was 74, and.... read more

Memory Lane: Rav Avraham Miller, zt”l

In November of the year 1925, a delegation of Rabbanim traveled to Washington  on a mission of gratitude.On October 6, 1925, the president.... read more

Shtreimel Thief Placed Under Arrest on 17th Avenue

      A known perpetrator, who has been several times spotted by Shomrim and arrested by the NYPD, was arrested today for stealing.... read more

Extra Police to Patrol Public Schools to Protect Schoolchildren's Pedestrian Safety

     Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that the NYPD will expand its traffic enforcement against reckless, aggressive, and.... read more

New York Landlords to Fight Extended Eviction Moratorium in Court

     New York’s largest landlord group, the Rent Stabilization Association, is fighting back against the state’s just-extended.... read more

Andrew Yang to Launch a Third Party

     Andrew Yang, who came in fourth place when, just months ago, he ran to be the Democratic mayoral candidate of New York City: no.... read more

Yidden in Boro Park at Haturas Nedurim

Mayor de Blasio Shows Great Sympathy for Tenants who Have Lived Rent-Free for 18 Months

By Yehudit Garmaise     After 18 months of American landlords having been barred from evicting tenants who could not or would not pay.... read more

BDE: R’ Simcha Leib Slomiuc, z”l

We regrets to inform you of the passing of Reb Leibel Slomiuc, z”l. He was 84. His father Reb Avraham left his village in Romania when he.... read more

TSA Increases Penalties for Those Who Fail to Mask and Fly

     The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) said that it will be increasing the penalties to $500 to $1,000 for travelers.... read more

Investigation Reveals that 1,000 Facebook Employees Reads WhatsApp Messages that May be Harmful to Others

    The privacy promised by WhatsApp, which often proclaims its “end-to-end encrypted” messaging service, may not be as ironclad as the.... read more

Living Legacy: Rebbe Yisroel of Stolin, zy”a, upon his Hundredth Yohrtzeit

The second day of Rosh Hashanah marks the 100th yohrtzeit of the Stoliner Rebbe, Rebbe Yisroel, zy”a, commonly known as.... read more

Mayor Promises Continued Strong Police Presence Throughout Yom Tov

by Yehudit Garmaise     When the NYPD had increased retirements and fewer members last fall, as the Police Academy was not able to.... read more

Biden to Require Vaccination of All Federal Workers

     President Biden is expected to mandate, this afternoon, that all federal workers must be vaccinated, with no option to test.... read more