Borough Park protests Cuomo's lockdown restrictions

Borough Park protests Cuomo's lockdown restrictions

New York City Jewish community protests new lockdown restrictions imposed by Governor Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio.Mordechai Sones, 10/11/2020, 1:17 AM
Agudath Israel sues Cuomo over NY synagogue closures

Agudath Israel sues Cuomo over NY synagogue closures

Orthodox organization seeks court order declaring New York restrictions on shul attendance unconstitutional.Gary Willig, 10/8/2020, 10:12 PM
Cuomo lays out closure plan for COVID-19 hot spots

Cuomo lays out closure plan for COVID-19 hot spots

New "Cluster Action Initiative" is a three-tiered system which categorizes locations as either Red, Orange, or Yellow.Ben Ariel, 10/7/2020, 12:01 AM
NY Governor blames hasidic community for COVID-19 spread

NY Governor blames hasidic community for COVID-19 spread

Gov Andrew Cuomo warns if Jewish community doesn't cooperate, services will be prohibited, all gatherings subjected to 'greater enforcement'Mordechai Sones, 10/5/2020, 8:06 PM
Planning to visit New York? Factor in a fortnight's quarantine

Planning to visit New York? Factor in a fortnight's quarantine

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo has applied a two-week isolation requirement for all visitors to the state, excepting just 31 countries.Ido Ben Porat, 9/29/2020, 9:58 AM
Cuomo says COVID-19 cases up in New York's Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods

Cuomo says COVID-19 cases up in New York's Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods

Rate of positive coronavirus tests is ticking up in New York says governor Andrew Cuomo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2020, 5:36 AM
New York will erect statue in Brooklyn to honor RBG

New York will erect statue in Brooklyn to honor RBG

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces state to build memorial to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in her birthplace.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/21/2020, 5:27 PM
Cuomo to permit indoor dining, but with heavy restrictions

Cuomo to permit indoor dining, but with heavy restrictions

These include a 25% occupancy limit, no service after midnight and no bar service. Masks will be required when not sitting at a table.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2020, 10:29 PM
Cuomo: If Bill de Blasio won't stop Brooklyn weddings, I will

Cuomo: If Bill de Blasio won't stop Brooklyn weddings, I will

New York governor vows state will step in to block weddings in Brooklyn's haredi neighborhoods if NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio won't intervene.Shira Hanau, JTA, 8/27/2020, 2:18 PM
New York Governor authorizes reopening of schools

New York Governor authorizes reopening of schools

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says all school districts are authorized to reopen following decline in cases of COVID-19.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/7/2020, 8:13 PM
Cuomo: Trump agreed not to send federal authorities to NY

Cuomo: Trump agreed not to send federal authorities to NY

US President tells NY Governor he will not deploy federal authorities as he did in Portland in response to rise in shootings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 10:51 PM
NY Judge: Cuomo can keep Jewish summer camps closed

NY Judge: Cuomo can keep Jewish summer camps closed

Last-ditch effort by Orthodox Jews to allow sleepaway camps to open fails as judge refuses to hear case in lawsuit.Shira Hanau/JTA, 7/7/2020, 5:40 PM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo attacks Trump leadership over face masks

Gov. Andrew Cuomo attacks Trump leadership over face masks

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo insinuates President Trump is 'COVID co-conspirator' for not wearing mask.Mordechai Sones, 7/6/2020, 10:55 PM
COVID-19 deaths in NY fall to 17, lowest 24-hour total since start of outbreak

COVID-19 deaths in NY fall to 17, lowest 24-hour total since start of outbreak

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says 'Phase 2' of reopening of New York City as daily death toll from coronavirus falls below 20.Gary Willig, 6/17/2020, 7:19 PM
Synagogues can reopen on limited scale in most of New York state

Synagogues can reopen on limited scale in most of New York state

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo approves reopening of churches, synagogues in most of the state - but at 25% capacity.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/8/2020, 7:40 AM
Curfew to be imposed on New York City

Curfew to be imposed on New York City

Governor Andrew Cuomo announces curfew from 11 PM to 5 AM as New York faces riots, protests over murder of George Floyd.Gary Willig, 6/1/2020, 11:03 PM
Religious services to resume in New York state

Religious services to resume in New York state

Governor Cuomo says religious services may resume on Thursday if limited to 10 or fewer participants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 3:11 AM
Limited religious services may be allowed by Shavuot, NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo says

Limited religious services may be allowed by Shavuot, NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo says

New York's governor says state might permit small-scale gatherings for religious services by Shavuot.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 5/18/2020, 7:39 AM
Watch: Cuomo takes coronavirus test in front of the cameras

Watch: Cuomo takes coronavirus test in front of the cameras

New York Governor demonstrates how easy it is to take the coronavirus test.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2020, 4:05 AM
Cuomo: Several regions outside NYC could reopen their economies this weekend

Cuomo: Several regions outside NYC could reopen their economies this weekend

New York Governor says regions of the state could reopen after meeting criteria related to hospitalizations and coronavirus testing.Elad Benari, 5/12/2020, 6:36 AM
NY's Jewish Trump supporters learn a lesson

NY's Jewish Trump supporters learn a lesson

Not supporting election of local Republicans hurt Jewish interests in New York State. Democrats did not stand up for targeted Jews. Opinion.Cindy Grosz, 5/7/2020, 9:28 PM
Watch: New York Governor Cuomo holds coronavirus briefing

Watch: New York Governor Cuomo holds coronavirus briefing

Watch coverage as New York Governor Andrew Cuomo makes an announcement on coronavirus relief efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2020, 7:10 PM
New York public schools will not reopen this year

New York public schools will not reopen this year

New York Governor says public schools will not resume in-person teaching for the remainder of the year due to the coronavirus pandemic.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/1/2020, 9:51 PM
President Rivlin expresses solidarity with New York

President Rivlin expresses solidarity with New York

Israeli President speaks with New York Governor Cuomo, thanks governor for his commitment to New York Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 7:44 PM
New York state could reopen after May 15

New York state could reopen after May 15

Governor Andrew Cuomo says manufacturing and construction could restart in mid-May following coronavirus lockdown.Elad Benari, 4/27/2020, 1:09 AM
Live: Coronavirus Briefing with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Live: Coronavirus Briefing with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo

NY Governor holds a briefing on the coronavirus pandemic as it spreads across the state, which has the most positive cases in the U.S.Arutz Sheva, 4/21/2020, 5:56 PM
NY Gov Cuomo: We have passed the coronavirus plateau

NY Gov Cuomo: We have passed the coronavirus plateau

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo holds press briefing on coronavirus efforts, says deaths from the disease have dropped.Arutz Sheva, 4/20/2020, 6:24 PM
Cuomo: The worst of coronavirus is over

Cuomo: The worst of coronavirus is over

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo provides coronavirus update, says worst is over if New Yorkers follow health guidelines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2020, 7:05 PM
Cuomo: Mayor doesn't have authority to reopen schools

Cuomo: Mayor doesn't have authority to reopen schools

New York Governor Cuomo blasts NYC Mayor de Blasio for saying schools will reopen in September. 'He didn't close them, he can't reopen.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2020, 9:32 PM
New York Governor urges Jews to refrain from holding large religious gatherings

New York Governor urges Jews to refrain from holding large religious gatherings

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo: I understand the Jewish Orthodox community but now is not the time for large religious gatherings.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 4/8/2020, 6:26 AM
'Jewish teachers face discrimination during coronavirus quarantine'

'Jewish teachers face discrimination during coronavirus quarantine'

Congressional candidate Cindy Grosz calls on NY Governor Cuomo to "not force Jewish teachers to work on first and last days of Passover."Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2020, 9:11 AM
New York hate crime legislation named after Monsey victim

New York hate crime legislation named after Monsey victim

Governor Andrew Cuomo announces he is renaming proposed state hate crime legislation in honor of Monsey stabbing victim who died on Sunday.Elad Benari, 3/31/2020, 1:00 AM
New York State on Pause order extended through Passover

New York State on Pause order extended through Passover

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo: You worship the way you can, but the gatherings are just not a good idea.Ben Ariel, 3/30/2020, 1:17 AM
New York Governor: We're headed in the right direction

New York Governor: We're headed in the right direction

Andrew Cuomo says social distancing appears to be slowing the spread of the coronavirus in New York.Ben Ariel, 3/26/2020, 3:39 AM
Cuomo orders nonessential workers to stay home

Cuomo orders nonessential workers to stay home

New York Governor announces that all workers in nonessential businesses are required to stay home in order to fight coronavirus.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/20/2020, 9:10 PM
NY Gov. Cuomo proposes unprecedented domestic terrorism law

NY Gov. Cuomo proposes unprecedented domestic terrorism law

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposes first-in-nation domestic terrorism law.Laura E. Adkins, JTA, 2/28/2020, 2:55 PM
Terror returns: 19 JCCs receive bomb threats, Cuomo says

Terror returns: 19 JCCs receive bomb threats, Cuomo says

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says 19 Jewish Community Centers across the US have received email bomb threats recently.Marcy Oster/JTA, 2/24/2020, 6:01 PM
Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg delivers State of the State invocation

Rabbi Chaim Rottenberg delivers State of the State invocation

Rabbi whose Monsey home was attacked during Hanukkah delivers blessing before Gov. Andrew Cuomo's State of the State address.Mordechai Sones, 1/9/2020, 10:38 AM
OU praises NY governor for anti-hate crime spending package

OU praises NY governor for anti-hate crime spending package

Orthodox Union lauds Governor Andrew Cuomo's plan to spend $45 million to protect at-risk institutions from hate crimes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 8:54 PM
NY Governor visits Jewish neighborhood in Williamsburg

NY Governor visits Jewish neighborhood in Williamsburg

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo meets Rabbi David Niederman of Williamsburg following Monsey stabbing.Ben Ariel, 1/2/2020, 12:33 AM
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo visits home of rabbi wounded in Monsey attack

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo visits home of rabbi wounded in Monsey attack

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo visits home of rabbi wounded in machete attack at Monsey synagogue, calls attack 'act of domestic terrorism.'David Rosenberg, 12/29/2019, 4:04 PM
Anti-Semitic graffiti found in New York high school

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in New York high school

Hate-filled graffiti found inside Westchester County high school for the second time in one month. Governor Cuomo orders probe.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/29/2019, 10:04 PM
New York raises smoking age from 18 to 21

New York raises smoking age from 18 to 21

In effort to 'stop cigarettes and e-cigarettes from getting into the hands of young people,' NY Gov. Cuomo signs bill to raise smoking age.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2019, 12:39 PM
Watch: NY governor Cuomo visits Western Wall tunnels

Watch: NY governor Cuomo visits Western Wall tunnels

Andrew Cuomo and his daughters visited the Western Wall and the tunnels, accompanied by Israeli consul Danny Dayan.Ido Ben Porat, 6/28/2019, 1:00 PM
Cuomo wins big in primary focused on Israel

Cuomo wins big in primary focused on Israel

Is anyone surprised? Is anyone happy? Jack Engelhard, 9/15/2018, 10:03 PM
NY Democrats claim actress is pro-BDS, soft on anti-Semitism

NY Democrats claim actress is pro-BDS, soft on anti-Semitism

Mailer put out in name of NY Democratic Committee claims actress Cynthia Nixon, who is challenging Governor Cuomo in primary, is pro-BDS.JTA, 9/9/2018, 4:56 PM
NY Governor Andrew Cuomo puts mezuzah in Governor's mansion

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo puts mezuzah in Governor's mansion

Governor Cuomo receives mezuzah from Jewish school, places it at entrance to official residence in state capital of Albany.David Rosenberg, 6/18/2018, 11:52 AM
New York Governor postpones trip to Israel

New York Governor postpones trip to Israel

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo cites violence on Israel’s northern and southern borders in postponing planned Israel trip.Ben Ariel, 5/16/2018, 2:46 AM
NY Governor Cuomo plans solidarity mission to Israel

NY Governor Cuomo plans solidarity mission to Israel

Following Iranian attack on Israel, NY Gov. Cuomo announces plans for 'solidarity and support' mission to Israel. 'We support Israel 100%.'David Rosenberg, 5/11/2018, 10:08 AM
Jews can’t dance, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says

Jews can’t dance, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says

NY Gov. jokes at African American church that Jews don't have rhythm.'JTA, 3/26/2018, 10:08 PM
New York to celebrate 'Shimon Peres Day'

New York to celebrate 'Shimon Peres Day'

Annual Salute to Israel parade in New York City to coincide with first ever 'Shimon Peres Day,' initiated by Governor Andrew Cuomo.Gary Willig, 6/1/2017, 5:11 PM
New York Governor proclaims 'Shimon Peres Day'

New York Governor proclaims 'Shimon Peres Day'

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announces that the first Sunday in June will be “Shimon Peres Day”.Ido Ben Porat, 3/6/2017, 4:12 AM
Israeli Consul General: They'll catch the criminals

Israeli Consul General: They'll catch the criminals

Consul General in New York says wave of anti-Semitism in US having unprecedented psychological impact.Nitsan Keidar, 3/5/2017, 9:07 PM
'We'll fight anti-Semitism aggressively'

'We'll fight anti-Semitism aggressively'

NY Governor Cuomo, Israeli President Rivlin speak at Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem following wave of anti-Semitic incidents in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 3:52 PM
'Zero tolerance for anti-Semitic incidents'

'Zero tolerance for anti-Semitic incidents'

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo responds to vandalism at Jewish cemetery in Rochester, pledges to bring those responsible to justice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2017, 9:47 PM
Agudath Israel praises grant to fund guarding religious schools

Agudath Israel praises grant to fund guarding religious schools

US Orthodox Jewish group praises NY Governor's announcement of $25 million security grant for religious schools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2017, 9:46 AM
New York unveils grant to combat anti-Semitism

New York unveils grant to combat anti-Semitism

New York state takes steps to combat spike in anti-Semitism and hate crimes.Ben Ariel, 2/24/2017, 3:45 AM