MTA to Offer Better Weekly Rates in Late February Through Spring

By Yehudit GarmaiseFor frequent public transit users, hopping on the subway, bus, or train this spring will cost a little less per week, starting at.... read more

COJO Supports and Stands in Solitarily With the NYPD

In wake of the recent rash of senseless violence against the NYPD and all law-abiding peaceful residence of the City of New York, the Staten Island.... read more

Luxury Apartment Building Set to Replace Grand Prospect Hall

By Yehudit GarmaiseChandeliers and balconies will be replaced with a recreation space on the roof and an exercise room, now that Grand Prospect Hall,.... read more

Vacant Building under Construction in Bed-Stuy Catches Fire, Causes Heavy Smoke to Rise

By Yehudit GarmaiseA three-alarm fire sparked and tore through a five-story, vacant building that was once under construction, but later abandoned,.... read more

Rav Shulem Landau, Head of Badatz Igud Rabbonim Kashrus Agency Welcomed in New York

The passing of legendary Kashrus authority, Rav Osher Yaakov Westheim, zt”l, has left a gaping void in the world of Rabbonus, which has lost a.... read more

Package Stealers on Spree in Kensington Apprehended by NYPD, Assisted by Shomrim

Two burglars stealing packages from homes in Kensington have been arrested this evening by the NYPD, due to some tenacious detective work by Boro.... read more

Cuomo Plots Comeback, Tries to Determine Best Forum to Signal his Return to Public Life

By Yehudit GarmaiseFormer Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who, except for a few photos he has posted on social media, has stayed out of the public eye since he.... read more

Update: Police Release Person After Wrong Arrest in Bingo Supermarket Stabbing Incident

Update: 4:30The NYPD has released a person that was arrested on Sunday night for allegedly stabbing another person at the Bingo supermarket after.... read more

Israeli PM Bennett Praises American Troops’ Victory in Causing Demise of Top ISIS Leader

By Yehudit GarmaisePresident Joe Biden spoke today with Israeli prime minister Naftali Bennett, who praised U.S. Special Operations forces raid that.... read more

Unvaccinated City Workers to be Fired: if They do not get First Shots by Feb. 11

By Yehudit GarmaiseTime is up for the 3,000 unvaccinated NYPD officers, public school teachers, and other city workers who did not request religious.... read more

Weekly Weather: A much milder week, chance of snow

By: Yaker Biegeleisen Following a frigid and windy shabbos, we remain cold tonight, Motzei Shabbos, with temps in the 20’s, feeling like the.... read more

Memory Lane: Rav Shmuel Tzvi Wein, zt”l, The Vyzoner Rov

Rabbi Ben Zion Eisenstadt, the famed biographer and historian of Rabbonim of the last two centuries writes regarding Rav Wein: “Of the Rabbonim of.... read more

Gov’t Bureaucracy at Its Worst: DOT Traffic Control Study ‘Collides’ with Everyday Reality at Dangerous Intersection

Despite numerous accidents, and the pleas of residents and elected officials, the NYC Department of Transportation stubbornly refuses to rectify the.... read more

A Gas Explosion causes Major fire and building Collapse

(TF)A gas explosion triggered a major fire in a house on Bay 35th Street and Benson Avenue this morning, causing the building to completely collapse..... read more

NYPD Commissioner of Intelligence Re-imagines Stop-and-Frisk as “Microscopic Precision Policing”

By Yehudit GarmaiseCrime spiked 38% in January, compared to January 2021, the NYPD reported Thursday, however, John Miller, NYPD’s Deputy.... read more

Mayor Adams Announces NYPD Anti-Crime Unit will soon Hit the Streets

By Yehudit GarmaiseMayor Eric Adams’ long-promised Anti-Gun Unit will be hitting the streets soon, but he is not going to rush the process, he said.... read more

Weekend Weather: The Snow’s Gone, but the Cold Returns with big Storm

By: Yaker BiegeleisenThe last few days have been blessedly mild. Coupled with non-stop rain as of the early hours of Thursday, and the snow from last.... read more

BDE: Rebbetzin Sarah Halberstam, a”h

We are saddnened to inform of the passing of Rebbetzin Halberstam, a daughter of the previous Strizover Rebbe, at the untimely age of 63.She hailed.... read more