NYC Rep: No Room for Apathy in the Face of HateBrooklyn politician Jumaane Williams says local anti-Semitism ‘very disturbing,’ calls for an end to apathy.
New York: Muslim Teen Arrested After Harrassing Jew on SubwayNew York Police arrested a Muslim teen who yelled anti-Semitic slurs at a Jewish man on the subway, then tried to resist arrest.
'Police and Elected Officials Are Very Supportive'New York-based author Yossi Gestetner addresses the burning of mezuzot in an apartment building in Brooklyn this week.
Police Nab Man Accused of Burning Dozens of Brooklyn MezuzotThe alleged perpetrator responsible for burning a dozen mezuzot in Brooklyn has been taken into police custody.
Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah11 mezuzot were burned in an apartment building in Brooklyn as Jews marked Holocaust Remembrance Day.
'Spider-Man' Filmmakers Shift Schedule for PassoverProducers agreed to rearrange filming of "Spider-Man” after complaints by the Jewish community in Brooklyn.
Passover Filming of 'Spider-Man' Plagues Brooklyn JewsBrooklyn Jews are blasting the producers of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” movie for plans to film in the area during the Passover holiday.
Suspect Indicted in Fatal Brooklyn Hit-And-RunA Brooklyn man was indicted for fatal hit-and-run that killed a rabbinical student, his pregnant wife and their baby.
NYC Hit-and-Run Killer Due in Court Again WednesdayMeanwhile, driver of livery cab that carried the Glaubers says he'd trade his life for theirs.
Suspect in Fatal Brooklyn Accident Turns Himself InThe suspect in the hit-and-run that killed a hassidic couple in Brooklyn has turned himself into police.
Baby of Killed Hassidic Couple Dies Despite Doctor's EffortsA day after a car crash claimed the lives of a hassidic couple in Brooklyn and their son was born prematurely, the baby died as well.
New York Hareidi Couple Killed On the Way to HospitalA hareidi-religious man and his pregnant wife were killed in an accident on their way to a hospital in Brooklyn. The baby survived.
Bloomberg Says Brooklyn College Should Hold Anti-Israel EventNew York Mayor defends Brooklyn College’s decision to co-sponsor a discussion about the BDS movement.
NYC Mayoral Candidiate Blasts Brooklyn College for BDS EventNew York City Democratic mayoral candidate joined in the chorus of opposition directed at Brooklyn College for co-sponsoring BDS event.
Brooklyn College Co-Sponsors BDS Event, Sparking OutrageBrooklyn College’s political science department is co-sponsoring an event aimed at promoting the BDS movement against the state of Israel.
Police Recover Stolen Brooklyn Torah Valued at $30,000A Brooklyn Torah that was reported to be stolen and estimated to be worth around $30,000 was found, according to officials.
Bleach Attack on Advocate for Jewish Victims of Sexual AbuseA fishmonger hurled bleach at an advocate for victims of sexual abuse. Both are members of Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish community.
5,000 Chabad Emissaries Converge on 770 Despite SandyThousands of Chabad "shluchim" came to the Rebbe's home in Brooklyn for the annual get-together. Photos & video.
Two Brooklyn Jews Among Hurricane Sandy VictimsThe daughter of a prominent local activist and her male friend crushed by a fallen tree in Brooklyn during Hurricane Sandy.
Swastika Painted in Elevator of Brooklyn BuildingA swastika was found painted in the elevator of a building in a Jewish section of Brooklyn on Tuesday.
DA's Office Confirms: All Charges Dropped Against Ehud HalevyThe Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office announced that it has dropped all criminal charges against Ehud Halevy.
Brooklyn Cafe Charged with Adding $25 to Kippa-Wearing JewsA popular Brooklyn cafe reportedly discriminates against Jews dressed in religious garb by enforcing a $25 minimum.
Thousands Sign Petition to Drop Charges Against Ehud HalevyPetition calling for the dismissal of charges against beaten Ehud Halevy has garnered over 9,600 signatures.
Missing Brooklyn Teen Found Alive, HealthyA teenage boy who went missing in Brooklyn after Yom Kippur has been found alive and healthy, according to New York City police.
Search Underway for Missing Brooklyn TeenPolice searching for 17-year-old Tzvi Hersh Stolzenberg, a Brooklyn resident who has been missing since Wednesday night.
NJ Congregation Offers Reward for Info on Missing TeenagerA New Jersey congregation offers a reward for information leading to the return of an Englewood teenager who disappeared.
'A Miracle Here' – No Deaths in Crown Heights BlazeAn “open miracle” occurred in Crown Heights overnight Monday morning when everyone escaped with their lives from a blazing building.
Levi Aron Sentenced to 40 Years for Leiby Kletzky's MurderThe man who confessed to murdering and dismembering eight-year-old Leiby Kletzky in Brooklyn will spend 40 years to life in prison.
Police Arrest Man in $10,000 Menorah TheftPolice said they have arrested a man who stole an antique menorah valued at approximately $10,000 from home of prominent rabbi.
First Orthodox Jewish Holocaust Museum to Open in BrooklynBrooklyn’s first Holocaust museum, the first Holocaust museum in the world to focus on Orthodox Jews, will open next spring.
Police Hunt Suspect in Murder of Jewish Brooklyn BusinessmanNew York police are hunting a suspect in Thursday’s murder of Brooklyn store owner Isaac Kadare. Rewards have been posted for information
Levi Aron to Plead Guilty to Murder of Leiby KletzkyThe suspected killer of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky is set to plead guilty on August 9 to the crime in a plea bargain deal.
Fury Rages in Williamsburg Over 'The Right to Bare Arms'Ultra-Orthodox business owners in Williamsburg are trying to ban customers who do not adhere to a strict dress-code from entering stores.
Beggar Threatens to Stab Yeshiva Student in BrooklynA beggar drew a knife over the weekend and threatened to stab a yeshiva student in Crown Heights. Residents trying to solve beggar problem.
Anti-Semitism in Brooklyn Reaches New HeightsLawmakers expressed outrage over the recent escalation of anti-Semitic attacks in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Jewish Neighborhood in Brooklyn Defaced with SwastikasThe Borough Park Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn was defaced with Nazi swastikas in a half-dozen different spots on Friday.
Boro Park in the DarkExploding manhole covers, electrical transformers on fire, and an entire Brooklyn neighborhood left a wedding hall in the dark.
High-End Hassidic Art Gallery Opens in BrooklynThe highest-end Hassidic art gallery in the world opens Thursday with an exhibition by renowned artist Itshak Holtz in Brooklyn, NY.
NY Times Names Orthodox Jews a New York PowerThe NY Times terms Brooklyn’s orthodox Jewry a rising power in the city while the influence of the Catholic church is dwindling.
Bid for New 'Super Jewish' State Senate SeatFormer Councilman Simcha Felder announced a bid for state Senate in a newly created district, which includes Borough Park and Flatbush.
Anti-Semitic Graffiti in NY Hours before Holocaust Memorial DayAnti-Semitic graffiti found on overpass near the Grand Central Parkway service road in Forest Hills; Avenue Z Jewish Center in Brooklyn.
Discrimination Abounds at Brooklyn CollegeAdministration at Brooklyn College is accused of discriminating against qualified Orthodox and female Jewish professors.
Brooklyn Syrian Jews Apologize to Rabbi Hecht 17 Years LaterIt has taken 17 years, but Brooklyn's Syrian Shaare Zion synagogue has apologized to Rabbi Avraham Hecht, 90, over the Rabin scandal.
BDS Voted Down in Park Slope, Brooklyn Food Co-opA victory against anti-Israelis: Brooklyn's Park Slope Food Co-Op has voted down a referendum to join the international BDS movement.
BDS Campaign Invades Park Slope, BrooklynThe Palestinian Authority campaign to delegitimize Israel has invaded a high-end food coop in the Brooklyn's Park Slope.
Anti-Semitic Vandalism in Brooklyn Sparks Community OutrageBrooklyn residents stage peaceful protest in response to Friday's pre-dawn anti-Semitic attack.
Muslim Cabbies Come to the Rescue of Brooklyn Bagel BizTwo Muslim cab drivers have stepped in to save Brooklyn's oldest kosher bialy and bagel bakery.
Jewish Coin Dealer Murdered in New YorkBrooklyn coin dealer dead after being attacked and brutally beaten by thieves.
Crown Heights Riots: Reflections 20 Years LaterTwenty years ago, Jews in Crown Heights -- like their brethren in Israel and Europe -- experienced the terror of being hunted.
Who is Levi Aron, Accused Killer of Leiby Kletzky?He seemed like an ordinary guy, though strange. But a child is dead in a grisly murder with Levi Aron's name on top billing.
Brooklyn Bridge was Targeted by Al QaedaThe Brooklyn Bridge was targeted by the international Al Qaeda terrorist organization, according to WikiLeaks document released to The NY Times.
Mumps Strikes New York Area Jewish CommunitiesAn old childhood illness has returned to strike the Jewish communities of New York and New Jersey. Mumps is on the rise.