Sure and Brut Deodorant Sprays Recalled due to Detected Benzene

Sure and Brut deodorant sprays are being recalled due to detected high levels of benzene, a cancer-causing chemical.The FDA advises consumers who.... read more

Mayor Adams Hosts Jewish Community Leaders to Fight anti-Semitic Hate Crimes: Emphasizes Action over Talk

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor Eric Adams does not just talk about fighting hate crimes, but his actions speak louder than his words, NYPD Inspector Richie.... read more

Russian Invasion of Ukraine Could Cause Gas Prices to Spike as High as $7 per Gallon

 By Yehudit GarmaiseIf Russia, which exports 10% of the world’s oil, invades Ukraine, financial analysts worry that the price of crude oil.... read more

Boro Park -Tantzers Family Center- Spent Shabbos of Joy and Togetherness

The Tantzers organization has been a beacon of light and a force of joy in the lives of chronically ill patients and their families. The Tantzers.... read more

Want to be a Five-Star Uber Passenger? Don’t Slam your Door on Your Way Out

By Yehudit GarmaiseDo you want your Uber driver to rate you with five stars in the car company’s new rating system? Then, don’t slam your.... read more

Mayor Adams' Chief of Staff Recommends Book to City Hall Staffers on Decreasing Ego

City Hall office staffers received an email today from Mayor Eric Adams’ Chief of Staff Frank Carone who recommended that they read and discuss a.... read more

Mayor Adams Promises to Redeploy to Streets: Police Officers who work Desk Jobs, in Coming Weeks

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe NYPD will be redeploying trained officers who are currently working desk jobs to the streets, to provide “actual public.... read more

Walgreens on 18th Ave Closes Its Doors Today

The Walgreens shop at 18th Avenue corner 61st Street is closing its doors today, adding to a list of Walgreens that have closed shop across the.... read more

Keeping our Schools Safe: Agudah’s Hudson Valley Region Albany Day Focuses on Security

The New York State budget process is a long and arduous one. The many bills and amendments in play mean that there are a lot of moving pieces for the.... read more

The NEW BELZ Cheider

The large and luxurious Belz Cheder building is nearing completion, The building is a huge 170,000 square feet compound with 7 floors, where about.... read more

Redistricting Causes Sen. Felder’s Challenger to Run in District 21

By Yehudit GarmaiseNew York’s redistricting has resulted in State Sen. Simcha Felder losing his challenger: Kaegan Mays-Williams to District 21,.... read more

Amazon, Walmart, and NYSE Drop their Mask Requirements

By Yehudit GarmaisePurim is one month away, but the masks are finally coming off. Soon after the governors of seven Democratic-led states announced.... read more

Former Mayor de Blasio Decides not to Run for Congressional Seat in 11th District

By Yehudit GarmaiseFormer Mayor Bill de Blasio has decided not to run for the 11th District U.S. Congressional seat, which is now occupied by US Rep..... read more

Mayor Blames NYC Press Corps’ Inaccurate, Negative Reporting on Lack of Diversity in Newsrooms

By Yehudit GarmaiseAfter several media outlets reported Mayor Eric Adams as giving up on pressing for bail reform with legislators in Albany.... read more

Senate Democrats Consider Pausing Gas Tax to Drive Down Prices at the Pump: Economists Say, “Bad Idea”

By Yehudit GarmaiseAs gas prices continue to skyrocket, Democratic lawmakers are considering a federal “gas tax holiday,” which would temporarily.... read more

Mayor Fires 1,430 City Workers who Refused Their Shots

By Yehudit GarmaiseAfter three months of warning, 1,430 city workers from 29 agencies were fired today after refusing to get vaccinated against.... read more

UJA-Federation of NY Creates $250,000 Fund to Provide Security Enhancements and Training to Brooklyn’s Small Shuls

By Yehudit GarmaiseThe United Jewish Appeal (UJA)-Federation of New York today announced it created a $250,000 fund with the Jewish Community.... read more

Tonight: Toldos Tzvi Spinka Rebbe to Mark Purim Kotton in Boro Park

By: Yehuda AlterAs we have reported, the Toldos Tzvi-Spinka Chassidim have opened a shtiebel on Fourteenth Avenue in Boro Park in recent weeks..... read more