Measles Vaccination Mandated for New York Summer Camps

There have been a total of 932 confirmed cases of measles in the state of New York diagnosed since September 2018.

NYC Health Dept. Closes 10th Yeshiva for Violating Measles Order

The New York City Health Department has closed a tenth yeshiva in the city – ninth in Brooklyn – due to violation of the...

De Blasio Grants Strand Bookstore Landmark Status Over Owner’s Fierce Objections

Preservationists who oppose the planned 21-story tech hub, said RAL, the developer the mayor selected for the project, donated $10,000 to a de Blasio charity in 2015.

Measles Outbreak Spreads Further in US, Worst in Quarter-Century

Also as of June 10, there were 588 confirmed cases of measles in New York City since September 2018.

German-Israeli-American Artist Peter Max’s Wife Commits Suicide

Peter Max is the son of German Jews who fled Berlin to Shanghai, China, in 1938. In 1948, the family moved to Haifa, Israel.

Helicopter Crashes into Manhattan Building

The crash happened at 787 Seventh Avenue.

NYC’s Mayor de Blasio: There’s No Anti-Semitism Among Leftists, BDS Campaign

“I want to be very, very clear – the violent threat, the threat that is ideological – is very much from the right.”

Immune to Measles? You Can Find Out in Brooklyn

As of this past Monday there were 566 confirmed cases of measles in New York City since September 2018, according to the New York City Health Department.

New York’s Elected Officials Turn Out For Met Council Breakfast To Fight Hate And...

This year’s breakfast was in tribute to the memory of Councilman Lew Fidler who embodied the spirit of giving back to the community.

Ambassadors From Around the World March to Salute Israel

Israel’s ambassador to the United Nations (UN) Danny Danon led a diplomatic delegation of UN ambassadors and diplomats from around the world who marched in the event.

‘Only in Israel’ for Israel Day Parade in New York

The far-left New Israel Fund, however, was not among the marchers.

Black Teen Cyclist Hits Orthodox Jew in Brooklyn in Ride-By

NY City is facing a wave of anti-Semitic attacks involving young black men and unsuspecting Orthodox Jews.

NYPD Investigates Anti-Semitic Incident at Brooklyn Jewish Children’s Museum in Crown Heights

"No person should ever feel threatened because of their religious beliefs."

UFT Endorses Melinda Katz for Queens DA Vs. Gay Opponent

Melinda Katz, 54, appears to be the only Jewish candidate for Queens DA.

Measles Outbreak Approaching 1,000 Cases in US, 550 in NYC

“If you live, work or reside in Williamsburg, you are now required to get vaccinated for measles."

Judge Elena Baron, Running For Surrogate’s Court

“I make sure that every case, no matter how big or small, gets the same attention and care and that expected work gets done properly,” she told The Jewish Press.

President Rivlin to Rep. Engel (D-NY) Who Supported Obama’s Nuclear Deal: ‘We See Eye...

Last August, Rep. Engel condemned President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal.
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Staten Island Unity News Conference

Rabbis, Jewish residents and political leaders met after the antisemitic vandalism in Staten Island.

Staten Island ‘Improvement Society’ Pushing Back Orthodox Jews

At some point, the 20 or so Jewish families who had been allowed in because they're not Orthodox, got up and left. It was becoming too much like a Nazi rally.

Pollard: Israel Doesn’t Care About Me

"This is the test, will you be willing to fight for one person? And if you're not, then draw your own conclusions."

NYSED Compels Yeshivahs To Accept Religious Exemptions For Vaccinations

NYSED’s Office of Counsel found that Yeshiva of Spring Valley’s blanket statement that it does not accept any religious exemptions was in violation of state law.

Jury Finds Former Uggs Salesman Guilty for Working as Hezbollah ‘Sleeper Agent’

Charges against Ali Kourani, 34, consisted of providing support to the U.S.-designated terrorist entity.

Anti-Vaccination Event Fills Auditorium In Monsey

Approximately 1,000 men and women turned out on Tuesday night at the Atrium Plaza in Monsey for what had been billed as a “highly...

Police Arrest Suspect in Anti-Semitic Attack in Williamsburg

New York City Council member Kalman Yeger tweeted his thanks to the NYPD Hate Crimes Unit for their quick response to the attack.

Director Expresses Frustration As City Closes Childcare Center

The Health Department made several visits to the school before closing it, and Mrs. Braun said the school addressed every issue the department raised.

Monsey Jewish Families Rally Against Measles Vaccinations ‘Conspiracy’

Haredi Rabbi Hillel Handler announced: “We Hasidim have been chosen as the target,” and, “The campaign against us has been successful.”

Ninth Jewish School (YCQ) Closed in NYC for Measles Vaccination Violation

Last week the total number of confirmed cases of measles in the city reached a new high of 498.

30+ Endorsements Strong, Farah Louis Hopes To Win Big In Special Election

Not having to learn the ins and outs of the job will give Louis the ability to start immediately on what she said she has already been doing for years – meeting the needs of the constituents in the 45th District.

Anti-Semitic Hate Symbol Scrawled on Bike Path in Brooklyn

“It’s shameful that we are witnessing a rise of anti-Semitism in 2019 but we can’t accept it as just a new norm."

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