The students could have come from anywhere, but the content of many of the poems dealt with various aspects of their relationship to God and to Judaism.
Yeshiva University President Richard Joel acknowledged the school was facing “substantial deficits.” In an email to faculty and staff obtained by JTA, Joel disclosed that...
“Did you miss me?” Lhota responded with a devilish smirk when asked by a Capital New York reporter about his new aggressive style.
Special guest Nir Barkat, mayor of Jerusalem, thanked UJA-Federation for its continued support in tough times.
“Oh my God, that’s Anthony Weiner!”
In a move viewed as an insult to Massry and the Jewish community, the Independence Party backed Ryba during a meeting on Yom Kippur.
The Orthodox Union’s Institute for Public Affairs and the National Council of Young Israel asked constituents to support the bill.
US Sen. Chuck Schumer says American sanctions against Iran will be very effective even if imposed independently.
A New York court sentenced on Tuesday Palestinian Authority Arab-American Andy Ashkar up to 25 years in jail for stealing a winning $5 million...
GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump reported for jury duty Monday in New York.
“Not that I’m condoning what he did, but I always thought that he was good for the community.”
Hurricane Sandy’s fury created a ripple effect that was felt in Israel, as thousands of tourists, business travelers and ordinary citizens found themselves stranded on both sides of the ocean.
A Brooklyn boy was struck and killed by a van Tuesday night, one month before his bar mitzvah. Samuel Cohen-Eckstein, 12, was hit on Prospect...
NYC gives $500K to an organization serving few and run by a Zionist-hating anti-Israel violence promoter.
The campus results from a collaboration between Haifa's Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and New York’s Cornell University.
The OU is planning an ad campaign condemning the mayor's failure to meet the nutritional needs of city children.
The victim was married only a week ago.
Anti-Semitic vandals in NYC scratch an F train with a swastika on Tuesday, leading to commuter delays.
Anyone with information, photos or video of the attack is asked to please contact NYPD or the FBI.
Bill de Blasio, one of the Democratic frontrunner in the race for New York City mayor, met last week with the editorial board of The Jewish Press at the newspaper’s Boro Park office. De Blasio is the New York City public advocate.
New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind called on the Jewish community to attend the funeral of an assassinated New York police officer. “The brave men...
According to figures released by The Long Island Power Authority on Tuesday, more than 930,000 families -- 90 percent of all island residents -- are without power after Hurricane Sandy wrought havoc Monday night across the northeastern United States. Among those 930,000 are an estimated 139,000 Jewish households.
A New York personal trainer has pleaded guilty in federal court to being part of a group of men who used violent means in...
Kiryas Joel in upstate New York agreed to halt gender segregation at a public park in the Hasidic village. The decision announced Monday by Kiryas...
NY Councilman Greenfield got fed up with hearing the anti-Israel tirades at the meeting, in particular from the Neturei Karta leader.