The child and his family were visiting relatives in the community for the Passover holiday.
The CDC said a total of 199 confirmed cases of measles were reported in New York’s Rockland County, and 359 cases were reported in New York City.
The guidelines also order the parents in these schools to send their children to an alternative institution or face charges of truancy.
The yeshivas did not provide documentation proving unvaccinated children were being blocked from entering the school building.
The flight attendant, whose identity has not been released, is hospitalized at Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba.
New York Civil Liberties Union Executive director Donna Lieberman said forced vaccinations were an extreme measure that “raises civil liberties concerns about forced medical treatment.”
“We ... reject any unproven unscientific statements that contradict all available current science-based studies on vaccinations."
120 years later, this major part of Jewish history has been downgraded to a miscellaneous religious facility in Chinatown…
Since the emergency order was issued another 44 new cases have been reported, bringing the total number of cases in the city to 329.
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If ignoring the tantrum fits of the New York Times will inevitably "deepen the alienation between [Israel's] right-wing coalition government and a majority of American Jews," I say, take the chance.
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday declared a public health emergency in several zip codes in Williamsburg, Brooklyn to stem a nascent measles outbreak among Orthodox Jewish children.
The facts: 21 hospitalized with measles including 5 in the ICU; 246 of the 285 cases were children and 39 were adults, since October 2018.
Our halacha is not more concerned with whether or not to ordain an "openly gay" man as rabbi than it is with an "openly thieving" man, or "openly driving on Shabbat" man, or "openly eating pork" man – you get the point.
The 30-day order, enacted March 26, included places like schools, stores, shopping malls and places of worship as well as any form of public transportation.
A father of eight, Jagger was ordered to remain in the hospital for at least the next few days in order to allow the arteries to recover.
The Rebbe was laid to rest beside his father, the previous Rebbe, in Monsey.
Linda Sarsour, a dyed-in-the-wool anti-Semite and very clever Arab activist declared following Yeger's dismissal: “No Longer will anti-Palestinian, anti-Muslim comments by elected officials go unchecked. It’s a new day.”
The Rebbe, zt'l was known for the thousands of niggunim he composed.
Deutsch leads the city council's 14-member Jewish Caucus, and chairs the council’s Veterans Committee.
Yeger supporters were outraged that protesters would deny the lawmaker the right to free speech.
Anti-Israel activist Abbas Hamideh, an associate of Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich) has tweeted the councilman's home address and invited other anti-Israel activists to protest there.