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The sellers claim the building is dilapidated; the congregants vehemently deny the charge, saying it's not true.
This is not the first time New Square has been targeted by anti-Semitic vandals. There's been no arrest in the prior attack.
The would-be assassin of President Ronald Reagan was freed by a federal judge after 35 years.
His DNA was found on the heel of the victim’s sneaker, which was found on the roof of a nearby building.
The judge finally delayed the sentencing by one week, to give the prosecution a chance to check out Chai Lifeline.
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.
The problem is that by reducing the number of vaccinated children, the community at large is exposed to a greater risk.
The ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities of Crown Heights, Williamsburg and Borough Park, Brooklyn are experiencing an outbreak of Pertussis—also known as whooping cough
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.
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.
The “perfect” etrog actually has one big non-Halachic blemish – it is not grown in Israel.
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...
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...
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.
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.
The message is “that we are unwanted here, and I don’t know why.”
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...
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...
Nachman Glauber’s rabbi told him to rush his wife to the hospital on the Sabbath after she said did not feel her unborn baby moving. The couple was killed in a crash. The baby was later delivered.
The vast majority of the rabbis of the Williamsburg community backed Weberman from the time of his arrest.