Can the DOT Transform the BQE From Failing to Futuristic?

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) could soon be transformed into a "modern, resilient structure,” said Mayor Eric Adams, when.... read more

New Legislation Helps Eligible Voters Have Their Vote Counted

By BoroPark 24 StaffThis month, Governor Hochul signed new legislation ensuring that the New Yorker's votes will be counted even in an incorrect.... read more

Private Security Guards Hired By the MTA for Subway Stations Are Costing Taxpayers $1M a Month

Mindy CohnFare evasion cost taxpayers $500M this past year, which is why the MTA hired private guards to the tune of $1M a month while attempting to.... read more

Fire Rips Through Personal Packages Shop on 13th Avenue

A large fire broke out inside the Personal Packages gift shop on 13th Avenue and 55th Street shortly after 8:00pm Tuesday evening.Videos showed.... read more

Rachmastrivka Rebbe will Lead Tish for his Father’s Yohrtzeit

By: Boropark24 staff The 20th of Kislev marks the 41st yohrtzeit of Rebbe Yochanan of Rachmastrivka, zt”l, the father of the current rebbe.... read more

NY Voters Say Hochul has Fallen Short of Her Promises

By Yehudit GarmaiseWhile New Yorkers voted Governor Kathy Hochul into office more than a month ago, they now complain that she failed to address the.... read more

Three-Alarm Fire at NYPD Auto Pound Expected to Burn for Days

By M.C. MillmanA raging fire reported at about 10:37 a.m., and escalating into a three-alarm fire in under thirty minutes, is still burning at the.... read more

Three-Alarm Fire Raging at Brooklyn Warehouse and NYPD Auto Pound

By M.C. MillmanA raging three-alarm fire, reported at about 10:35 a.m., is presently being battled at the waterfront location of the Red Hook.... read more

Good News Regarding Gas Prices at Last

By Yehudit GarmaiseBrooklyn drivers have been pleasantly surprised in the past weeks to see gas prices begin to fall below last year’s sky-high.... read more

New York Fights Hate by Calling It Out

By Yehudit Garmaise   "What can the state of New York do?" Gov. Kathy Hochul asked this morning at an Orthodox Union gathering about.... read more

HISTORY: Boyaner Rebbe Will Light Publicly on Historic, Centuries'-Old Menorah

By: Yehuda Alter Great excitement in the court of the Boyaner Rebbe shlit"a as the news comes that the menorah of the "Alter Rebbe" of Sadigura.... read more

Is the DOT Letting Reckless Drivers "Off the Hook"?

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe Department of Transportation DOT has neglected to keep reckless drivers off of NYC’s streets, despite a 2020 law that aims.... read more

Uber Sues Taxi & Limo Commission in an Attempt to Put a Stop to Rate Hikes

Mindy CohnAfter a rate increase for taxi and limousine drivers was approved last month, Uber sued the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission.... read more

FDA Says Amoxicillin Among Drugs That Are in Short Supply This Winter

M.C. MillmanThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which tracks drug shortages, lists amoxicillin oral antibiotic powder for suspension as one.... read more

Minyanim at Shomer Shabbos: Vayeshev

New Legislation Passed to Improve Safety Standards for Electric Space Heaters

Mindy CohnAfter a heater sparked a deadly fire in Twin Parks in the Bronx on January 9, less than a year ago, new legislation was passed yesterday,.... read more

Mayor Adams Announces Plan to Streamline NYC Residential Development

By Mindy CohnMayor Eric Adams announced Thursday that he plans to see 500,000 new homes built in New York City over the next decade. The plan.... read more

Station Agents for the MTA Will Step Away From Subway Booths

by Mindy Cohn A significant change is coming for Metropolitan Transportation Authority station agents, who will now be known as roaming agents,.... read more