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

30 Shevat 5777 – February 25, 2017
This is not the first time New Square has been targeted by anti-Semitic vandals. There's been no arrest in the prior attack.

US Frees Would-be Assassin of President Ronald Reagan

8 Elul 5776 – September 11, 2016
The would-be assassin of President Ronald Reagan was freed by a federal judge after 35 years.

Mayer Herskovic Accused of Leading Beating of Brooklyn Black Gay Man...

28 Av 5776 – September 1, 2016
His DNA was found on the heel of the victim’s sneaker, which was found on the roof of a nearby building.

Hasidic Men Sentenced to ‘Diverse Community Service’ Picked Chai Lifeline

8 Av 5776 – August 11, 2016
The judge finally delayed the sentencing by one week, to give the prosecution a chance to check out Chai Lifeline.

The Times Detects A ‘Strong Odor’ In Williamsburg Controversy

3 Sivan 5776 – June 8, 2016
To be sure, the Times in 2008 reported on a controversy at Harvard over its having set separate gym hours for Muslim women. But it did not editorialize about it.

75 Children Contract Chickenpox in Williamsburg Outbreak, Failure to Inoculate Cited

10 Iyyar 5776 – May 18, 2016
The problem is that by reducing the number of vaccinated children, the community at large is exposed to a greater risk.

109 Whooping Cough Cases over 12 Months in Brooklyn Ultra-Orthodox Communities

8 Heshvan 5776 – October 20, 2015
The ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities of Crown Heights, Williamsburg and Borough Park, Brooklyn are experiencing an outbreak of Pertussis—also known as whooping cough

Hasidim Love Mayor de Blasio: Fewer Traffic Tickets

6 Heshvan 5776 – October 18, 2015
Here’s a good reason to like your new mayor: he, or, rather, his police dept., doesn’t fine you as much as it used to.

Wave of Hate Crimes against Jews in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg Area

21 Tammuz 5775 – July 8, 2015
It is questionable if anti-Semitism really is not on the rise in the United States. It really is the same as it was 100 years ago, but more overt instead of covert.

New York, High-End Dealers Cater To Jews Seeking The Perfect Etrog

14 Tishri 5775 – October 8, 2014
The “perfect” etrog actually has one big non-Halachic blemish – it is not grown in Israel.

NYC Drops Suit against Hasidic Stores over Dress Code

21 Shevat 5774 – January 22, 2014
New York City has dropped a lawsuit against Hasidic-owned stores that posted a dress code for shoppers. The New York City Human Rights Commission reached...

Reward Increased in Search for Menachem Stark’s Killers

8 Shevat 5774 – January 9, 2014
The family of murdered Brooklyn landlord Menachem Stark has contributed $50,000 to what is now a total reward to $72,000 for information leading to...

Kill the Quest for ‘Chill’

20 Tevet 5774 – December 22, 2013
What originally seems like fun can quickly turn into a buzz kill.

New Jersey Jewish Student Sues NY Cops over Immodest Frisk

27 Tammuz 5773 – July 4, 2013
Swift NY cops jump on a young Jewish woman for an immodest frisk. Her crime? Maybe she was picking up drugs? Or running away from a robbery? No. She was petting a cat – and she is suing the police.

NY Officials Claim Chasidic Dress Code Violates Human Rights

19 Iyyar 5773 – April 29, 2013
When is a dress code legal and when it is a violation of human rights? That seems to depend on whether you are a Chasidic Jewish shop owner in New York.

Solving One Problem, Sort of…

2 Iyyar 5773 – April 11, 2013
I personally see no problem with what Satmar did. They lobbied for the land and they got it. Black and Latino leaders could have done the same.

Mezuzah Arsonist Strikes Again, Evoking Familiar Jewish Fears

30 Nisan 5773 – April 10, 2013
The message is “that we are unwanted here, and I don’t know why.”

Brooklyn Anti-Semites Mark Holocaust Day by Burning Mezuzahs

29 Nisan 5773 – April 9, 2013
Anti-Semitic vandals torched more than 10 mezuzahs on the doorposts in the Williamsburg district of Brooklyn apartments Monday, Holocaust Remembrance Day. It is not...

My Tanta Shirley’s Enterprise

28 Nisan 5773 – April 7, 2013
Once the children were grown, my aunt decided to give love and care to many lonely, elderly Jewish women in Williamsburg.

Spider-Man Makes Exodus from Williamsburg for Passover

10 Nisan 5773 – March 21, 2013
Williamsburg, New York Haredim have finally convinced Columbia Pictures to halt filming of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" in order not to cause parking problems...

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