Trump sues AG Letitia James to Stop Her Investigation into His Business Dealings, James Shrugs

Former President Donald Trump filed a lawsuit in a federal court today to sue NY Attorney General Letitia James in an effort to put the brakes on her.... read more

MTA Creates Online Link for Seniors and Others to Apply for Reduced-Fare MetroCards

Seniors and people with qualifying disabilities can now apply online, for the first time, for reduced subway and bus fares, the Metropolitan.... read more

NYC Sanitation Replaces Upcoming Missed Pick-Ups

With national holidays coming up for the two weekends in a row, residents who normally get their trash, recycling, and compost collected on Shabbos,.... read more

By Spring, COVID Could Move into the Background, Evolve into a Manageable Illness

By Yehudit GarmaiseBy spring, Mayor Bill de Blasio said this morning, after we get through a few challenging weeks of an Omicron spike, “COVID.... read more

H + H Hospitals has Prepared for a Deluge of Patients, which Hopefully, Won’t be Necessary

By Yehudit GarmaiseMitch Katz, MD, the CEO of Health + Hospitals wants New Yorkers to know: New York City’s largest hospital system has been.... read more

Mayor de Blasio says, “We Will Get Past Omicron, but Vaccination Remains the Key”

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe Omicron variant will make for “a very challenging few weeks,” in New York City, Mayor Bill de Blasio said this morning..... read more

Mayor-elect Adams Expected to Announce Today his Deputy Mayors: Many or All of Whom will be Women

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor-elect Eric Adams is expected today to introduce as many as five of his deputy mayors, who will serve as the core of his.... read more

BDE: Mrs. Malka Klein, a”h

We are saddened to inform you ot the passing of Mrs. Malka (Margaret) Klein, a”h. She was 96 years of age, and a Holocaust survivor. She was.... read more

News Sparks: Israeli Minister Says Meron this Year Will Be ‘Completely Different’; Former Georgia Senator Isakson Dies at Age 76; and More News

Israel’s Religious Affairs Minister Says Meron this Year Will Be ‘Completely Different’Israel’s Religious Affairs Minister Matan Kahana.... read more

Mayor and Mayor-elect Double-Down on Vaccinations, as Omicron Likely Creates Large, Quick Surge

By Yehudit Garmaise Mayor Bill de Blasio today called the Omicron variant, “a temporary reality that demands an urgent, immediate step, which.... read more

Councilmember Adrienne Adams Emerges Victorious in Speaker’s Race

By Yehudit GarmaiseCity Councilmember Adrienne Adams has emerged victorious after both she and fellow Queens Councilmember Francisco Moya, claimed.... read more

Mayor-elect Adams Names Top Federal Prosecutors to Head DOI and serve as Chief Legal Advisor

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor-elect Eric Adams has named Jocelyn Strauber and Brendan McGuire to serve as the commissioner of the city's Department of.... read more

BDE: Rebbetzin Chaya Rubin, a”H, Scion of Nadvorna and Chust Dynasties

We are saddened to inform you of the passing of Rebbeyzub Rubin of Boro Park. She was 95  years of age. The nifteres hailed from the Leifer.... read more

Comptroller-Elect Lander Wants to Change Yeshiva Education: a Task not in his Job Description

By Yehudit GarmaiseComptroller-elect Brad Lander, (D), said last week that he will do everything he can to persuade yeshivas to teach secular.... read more

Photo Gallery: Uvos Ibunim in Beis Medrash Chernobile

Photos by: Avrumi Berger.... read more

Memory Lane: Harav Meir Shimon Pinsky, zt”l

The “downstairs minyan” in the basement of the Sfardishe Shul was where the old-time European men found their place in the chevrah.... read more

Weekly Weather: Heading into a Cold Week, Potential for Storm Midweek

As the rain leaves, seasonally cold weather sets in, as we watch a potential storm midweek. BY: Yaker Biegeleisen Following a chilly, rainy.... read more

Belzer Chassidim in U.S, Join Worldwide ‘Shabbos of Purity’

Shabbos Parshas Vayechi—when we lain the brocha of Yaakov Avinu to the children of Yosef that the names of their forefathers should be called upon.... read more