The OU hired lobbyists in Albany and partnered with Jewish day schools, parents, lay leaders, and volunteers across New York.
"Jewish landlords ... are at the forefront of pushing black and Latino people out of Upper Manhattan," he charged.
Palij was not at home for this week's protest outside his house.
Kosher airline meals are the most expensive type of airline meal served, costing nearly twice as much as standard meals, and offered at no additional cost.
There was also Josh Mazza, who pointed out without the benefit of anything but prejudice that 'neither of those women are allowed to be educated or show their hair.'
Families always face the dilemma of planning fun and appropriate activities during intermediate days of Passover.
The injured gabbai was taken to Maimonides Medical Center in the Boro Park section of Brooklyn.
A Jewish father teaches his daughter about the Torah commandment to burn all remaining bits of bread, etc. before the start of Passover.
After news of the inglorious disinvitation spread, UJA Fed CEO Eric Goldstein offered Chesler an abject apology.
Since the consolidation of the five boroughs in 1898, not a single mayor of NYC has ever made it to higher office.
Although winter storm Stella packed a wallop in the north and south, New York City was largely spared its wrath.
FIDF’s flagship national event in New York has never been postponed before in the organization’s 36-year history.
The text of the message, sent by cell phone notification, claimed that three pipe bombs were "scattered throughout the museum."
Arguing that respect and sensitivity protect public health better than a restrictive policy, the mayor waived the requirement that parents sign a consent form showing understand the risks involved in Metzitzah B'peh.
A multi-faceted, non-sectarian, non-profit social service agency that acts as the eyes and ears of the community to address communal and individual concerns and needs, COJO provides assistance to more than 24,000 clients with more than 55,000 services.
State education officials say they spend $26 billion throughout New York on elementary and secondary education. That number is higher than most state budgets and more than the operating budget of many countries.
Local Jewish leaders, such as State Assemblyman Dov Hikind, are not convinced, and demand further investigation.
"The uniqueness of this cohort’s multi-cultural identity makes their art special and relevant to their peers," said Ilia Salita of Genesis Group.
The suspect believed a cousin is an extremist fighter in Syria; he traveled to Turkey, trying to join ISIS or Al Nusra.
Anti-Semitic attacks are "disgusting, reprehensible, it violates every tenet of the New York State tradition," said Cuomo.
So far, hundreds of tombstones have been desecrated in Jewish cemeteries in St. Louis, Philadelphia, Rochester, and now Brooklyn.
This would Cuomo's second journey to Israel as governor, out of three trips abroad altogether.
Eli’s recordings of Jewish music opened a path for other observant Jewish musicians and vocalists, and created an entirely new genre.
Participants were invited to choose from more than 50 sessions, workshops and one-on-one meetings on topics ranging from home buying and education to professional licensing and health insurance.