Huge Turnout in Response to Plea for Attendees at Levaya of 101-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor

M.C. MillmanAfter posting on social media regarding the loss of his father, David Chotan a"h, a 101-year-old Holocaust survivor, the son was hoping.... read more

NYS Thruway Authority Authorizes First Steps of Public Toll Adjustment Process

Mindy CohnOn Monday night, December 5, 2022, the New York State Thruway Authority Board of Directors authorized the first step of the public toll.... read more

NYC Antisemitic Hate Crimes More Than Double From a Year Ago

M.C. MillmanAccording to the latest monthly release by the NYPD of its Citywide Crime Statistics, antisemitic hate crimes for November in New York.... read more

Highlights From the Agudah Convention

The Agudah Convention has traditionally been the place where Klal Yisroel gathers to discuss the issues of the day, interact with and hear from the.... read more

DHS Extends REAL ID Deadline to May 7, 2025

By Yehudit GarmaiseNew Yorkers who have been meaning to upgrade their driver’s licenses to REAL IDs just got a two-year extension.Now that the US.... read more

Bobov Chasidim to Gather for Davening With the Rebbe as He Visits Mekomos Hakdoshim in Eretz Yisroel

As previously reported, the Bobov’er Rebbe Shlit”a is spending some time in Eretz Yisroel to celebrate the completion of two new buildings among.... read more

New Yorkers Get Chance to 'Reimagine' Streets, Including Shutting Them for Cars

By: Meir Strenhill.Residents of New York City have the chance to redesign how people view streets, including the possibility of closing them to.... read more

Lower Cost, Over-the-Counter Hearing Aids Approved by FDA

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has allowed hearing aid manufacturers to sell their devices over-the-counter (OTC) and.... read more

Employees at "Help-is-Here Hotline" to Determine Whether Constituents Qualify for Financial Aid

 By Yehudit GarmaiseIs the stress of inflation or a recent change in income making you wonder whether you might be eligible for city, state, and.... read more

New Laws Passed Aim to Reduce New York City Rats

BoroPark24 StaffNew legislation passed on Friday, November 18, aims to cut down on the food supply for city rats in several ways. The.... read more

Chief Jeffrey Maddrey Promoted to Serve as NYPD’s Chief of Department

By Yehudit GarmaiseNYPD Chief Jeffrey Maddrey, who currently serves as the chief of patrol, has been officially promoted to serve as the chief of.... read more

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Four NYPD Chiefs, With a Combined 140 Years Experience to Retire

Nearly a century and a half of combined experience is leaving the New York Police Department, with the year-end retirement of four chiefs —.... read more

Chaveirim Fixes More Than Flats, Preventing Future Blow-Outs

M.C. MillmanAfter receiving more than fifty calls over the last week from drivers suffering flat tires at the same location at Church Avenue and East.... read more

Chief Kenneth Corey Beloved NYPD Chief of Department Honored with Sendoff Culminating 34 Years of Devoted Service to the Department

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Chief Kenneth Corey, the first Staten Islander in recent memory to be named chief of department of the NYPD, was honored on.... read more

Mayor Adams Says Police Should Be Notified to Remove Those Spewing Hate Speech on Subways

By Yehudit Garmaise While harassing and berating a Chassidic man on the J train heading from Brooklyn to Manhattan yesterday, the intoxicated.... read more