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Captured Moment: Mapleton Park Jewish Center

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to the Mapleton section on the outskirts of Boro Park, and to a shul that has.... read more

Captured Moment: Park Soda and Candy

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to a corner on 13th Avenue where a popular dairy restaurant has now stood for about.... read more

Captured Moment: The Yeshiva’s Inauguration

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to the moment that a Boro Park yeshiva inaugurated their building in the presence.... read more

Captured Moment: A Stretch of 18th Avenue

This week’s captured moment takes a glimpse of a vintage image of a busy stretch of 18th Avenue. In the.... read more

Facts That Figure: Soap

By: C.G. HoffmanWhy do pirates always carry a bar of soap?So just in case they go overboard they can wash up on.... read more

Captured Moment: Hashomer Hatza’ir

This week’s captured moment takes us to the center of 16th Avenue where there was once—in 1940— a meeting.... read more

Captured moment: Rabbi Braun’s Shul

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to a shul which was located in a home on 11th Avenue. It was led by a distinguished.... read more

Captured Moment: Boro Park Torah Center

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to Fort Hamilton Parkway, where a large shul by the name of Boro Park Torah Center.... read more

Captured Moment: An Iconic Landmark in Boro Park’s Center

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to an edifice in the center of Boro Park which has served the community for.... read more

Captured Moment: First Boro Park Home of Biegeleisen’s

YS Gold This week we profile the first home of the legendary Biegeleisen’s seforim store in Boro Park. We will elaborate more on.... read more

Captured Moment: Horton’s Ice Cream Store

YS Gold Today’s Captured Moment takes us to Fifteenth Avenue and the lower streets to Horton’s Ice Cream, soda and candy..... read more

Captured Moment: When Pushcarts Jostled on 13th Avenue

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to a moment in time when pushcarts were a major vehicle of retail on Thirteenth.... read more

Captured Moment: Boro Park Casino?

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to one of Boro Park’s lower avenues and lower streets, where we see a sign above.... read more

Captured Moment: Yeshivas Karlin Stolin Beis Aaron v’Yisroel

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to a location in the heart of Boro Park, the first home of the Stoliner yeshiva,.... read more

Captured Moment: Park Mansion

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to Sixteenth Avenue, and to the Park Mansion catering hall. Can.... read more

Captured Moment: The Trolley Through Boro Park

YS Gold Back in the day, Boro Park residents would use the trolley to get up and down Thirteenth Avenue. Here, we see a picture of.... read more

Captured Moment: Happy Town Day Camp

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to Fifteenth Avenue and the upper forties in Boro Park, to a day camp that was.... read more

Captured Moment: A Shul on 12th Avenue

YS Gold This week’s captured moment takes us to Boro Park’s lower avenues, and to one of Boro Park’s older Shuls, still.... read more