Ortt also focused his remarks on the lack of public safety legislation being passed in the Senate.
Following her trip to the hospital, police officers took a report on the assault.
De Blasio: “We can never thank our essential workers enough for all they’ve done for this city. But we can celebrate their heroism in our streets."
There were 11 physical attacks on Jews during the reporting period, while there were zero assaults during this same period in 2020.
Professor Green immigrated to Israel with his late wife, Julia z"l, in 1990.
Across the globe, people from all walks of life came together on Sunday to mark the 27th anniversary of the passing of the Lubavitcher Rebbe.
The group allegedly knocked Joseph Borgen to the ground and then punched, kicked, pepper-sprayed and beat him with crutches while making anti-Semitic remarks.
The leadership of the Satmar Chasidim in New York announced that they are backing of Brooklyn Borough president Eric Adams for mayor after previously endorsing his closest competitor former Democratic mayoral candidate Andrew Yang.
An NY1 survey this week, two weeks ahead of the June 22 Democratic primaries, shows Adams with 22% of the votes, leading over Andrew Yang's 16%.
The money will help increase supply to a food pantry for low-income New Yorkers; provide Jewish summer-camp scholarships for children impacted by COVID-19; and create a center for preschoolers who need physical, occupational and speech therapy.
"Israel does not suspect its employees were aware a covert Hamas unit was using the building in this way."
“We are in a state of recovery – not emergency – and it’s time New Yorkers are able to return to their daily routines and a sense of normalcy,” said Assembly Republican Leader Will Barclay (R – Pulaski, Oswego County).
With his 80 percent support, Zeldin will not have to circulate nominating petitions next year in order to be on the ballot.
"Children wear masks in school, inside. When they are outside the school building, in recess, etc. . . [so] there's no mandate for masks outside."
‘A fence would deter people from coming to shul… We need to figure out how to be safe in an open way and be proud Jews living in the community we live.’
"It took years before I was willing to put a mezuzah on my door. I was hiding, I guess. Now, nearly all of my Jewish neighbors are hiding."
Haider Anjam, 20, and Ashan Azad, 19, were taken into custody on charges of harassment and aggravated harassment as a hate crime.
I think my chances are very high. This district is a very conservative district – 65 percent voted for President Trump. I am a Russian speaker, and there’s a very large Russian Jewish demographic in this district.
There have been 63 assaults on Jewish men since the beginning of this year, three more than the same period last year.
“The only kosher pizza place in the neighborhood, across the street where I go to synagogue, has been vandalized. This is happening everywhere.”
The NYPD Hate Crime Task Force is investigating.
The demonstration, one of 15 organized nationwide, comes after weeks of antisemitic attacks across the U.S. in the wake of the Israel-Gaza conflict.
Over the past few weeks, we have reported several major anti-Semitic attacks in New York City.
When the men were locked out of the shul, they tore off the side mirror of a parked car.
Is it still safe to be a Jew in America?
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairperson Gregory Meeks (D-NY) declined to send a letter to the White House to ask for a delay in the sale.
“I stand against apartheid because I believe that all people deserve to live under equal rights, regardless of ethnicity or religion,” said Phara Souffrant Forrest.
"Biden reinforces the false idea that Palestinians instigated this cycle of violence."