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More than 1,500 Attend Biggest Ever Nefesh B’Nefesh Manhattan Aliyah Fair

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.

Swastikas, Racial Slurs Spray-Painted on Cars, Playground & Overpasses in Orchard Park, New York

"Some of the slurs that were painted may upgrade the charges to some form of a hate crime, but that's further down the road," police said.

Anti-Semitic Vandals Target Hasidic Village of New Square With Swastikas, Hate Messages

This is not the first time New Square has been targeted by anti-Semitic vandals. There's been no arrest in the prior attack.

Lower East Side Shul Holds Third Annual Cholent Cook-Off Competition

Who will be crowned the new Stanton cholent champion?

3,000 Lubavich Women Emissaries from Around the Globe Gather in New York

Hailing from as far away as Bangkok and the Congo, and as near as the Hamptons and the Bronx, these Chabad women serve communities throughout the world.

Firefighter Who Insulted Jewish Parents of Lost Children Running for FDNY Union Leadership

Specht was a 9/11 first respondent and later collaborated with Comedy Central's Jon Stewart to promote the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.

1,200 to Celebrate Israel’s Heroes at FIDF NYC Gala

Presiding as master of ceremonies will be Fox Business Network anchor Liz Claman.

Jury Convicts Etan Patz’s Killer

Back in 2015 a different jury was one vote short of convicting Hernandez. The prosecutors decided to try him again, and this time got a conviction.

Nazi Looted Dutch Old Master Painting Returned to Max Stern Foundation

Dusseldorf art gallery owner Max Stern was expelled from the Reich Chamber of Fine Arts in 1935, because of his religion, and was forced to sell his collection.

Columbia U Rates ‘Worst US College for Campus Anti-Semitism’

In a poll on anti-Semitic incidents on campus, Columbia University has rated as the worst for US Jewish students in 2016.

New Yorkers Step Up in Multiple Neo-Nazi Train Incidents

New Yorkers are stepping up in the face up rising anti-Semitic incidents.

Fordham University Bans ‘Students for Justice in Palestine’ Hate Group

Fordham University has stepped up to fight hate, denying the hate group "Students for Justice in Palestine" a foothold at its New York City institution, unlike CUNY.

Albany Beat

As expected, the ridesharing proposal is being hailed as the right move by all groups except the taxi industry.

Security Is Expensive. Are Our Children Worth It?

Of course we all feel fortunate when a threat turns out to be only a threat, or when an act of intended terror is foiled. We feel fortunate because we’ve seen the results of the real thing too many times.

Operation Survival: ‘Local Event to Address Issue That’s Become a National Epidemic’

Hundreds of local Jewish community members crowded into a wedding hall to hear about how to deal with the plague of substance abuse.

OU’s Torah In The City Offers Blueprint For Future Events

The OU turned their convention into a gathering for the entire spectrum of Orthodox Jewry.

Report: Anthony Weiner Wants Huma Back

At this point, the disgraced former Congressman is broke and does not stand a chance to regain any of his lost prestige.

Boro Park Resident Turns A Happy 102

Sara Markowitz celebrated her 102nd birthday with her family...

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo: ‘Outraged’ at Terror Attack in Jerusalem

NYS Gov. Andrew Cuomo expresses outrage and sadness at Jerusalem terror attack, reminds White House "friends stand shoulder to shoulder with each other."

Muslim Kid Helps Cops Catch Man who Attacked Orthodox Jewish woman [video]

The smack broke the victim's glasses, she dropped to the floor and became momentarily unconscious. She was taken to hospital with a cut lip and bruising.

Jewish Non-Profit Hands Out Hot kosher Holiday Meals

Masbia volunteers say they want everyone to have a hot meal this holiday season despite their own financial duress.

Demonstrators in NYC to Demand: ‘Defund The UN’

Demonstrators are being organized in NYC to demand the US de-fund the United Nations over Resolution 2334(2016).

Albany Beat

Hikind disputes claims by DOT officials that right turns are responsible for a substantial percentage of pedestrian-auto traffic injuries.

Crime And The Scapegoat

Here’s the question one of the reporters should have asked that day: Were hate crimes – and other crimes – up in our city before Donald Trump announced his candidacy?

Passenger Ejected From Jet Blue Flight After Harassing Ivanka Trump and Children

Ivanka Trump and her children were targeted by an abusive passenger on Jet Blue who decided he could verbally attack the daughter of America's president-elect.

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