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
De Blasio: Police response to ‘disgusting’ assault of Orthodox journalist ‘will be fixed’

De Blasio: Police response to ‘disgusting’ assault of Orthodox journalist ‘will be fixed’

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he is unsatisfied with police response to assault on Orthodox reporter covering Brooklyn protest.Ben Sales/JTA, 10/8/2020, 8:41 PM
Brooklyn: Anti-lockdown mob beats fellow hasidic Jew

Brooklyn: Anti-lockdown mob beats fellow hasidic Jew

Protesters call Jewish man filming protest a "snitch," beat him and leave him in critical condition during protest against NY restrictions.Gary Willig, 10/7/2020, 9:48 PM
Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn protest against COVID crackdown

Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn protest against COVID crackdown

Protesters torch masks in Borough Park demonstration against New York's crackdown on neighborhoods with high coronavirus rates.Shira Hanau, JTA, 10/7/2020, 8:43 AM
Borough Park resident: There isn't a high rate of infection here

Borough Park resident: There isn't a high rate of infection here

Borough Park resident tells Arutz Sheva that local residents feel that the decision on restrictions are tainted with politics.Ben Shaul, 10/6/2020, 12:09 AM
The US census: We want 100% but we won’t even give 50%

The US census: We want 100% but we won’t even give 50%

The opportunity to be counted in the census is closing and you, as a member of the community, should be as upset as I am. Here's why. Op-ed.Ezra Friedlander, 8/21/2020, 12:00 PM
NYPD tries to disperse Jewish funeral in Borough Park

NYPD tries to disperse Jewish funeral in Borough Park

Incident comes two days after large funeral gathering in Williamsburg prompted Mayor de Blasio to single out the entire Jewish community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2020, 3:28 AM
Mitchell Silk becomes first Hasidic Jew to hold senior position in a US administration

Mitchell Silk becomes first Hasidic Jew to hold senior position in a US administration

Senate approves appointment of Mitchell Silk, a Hasidic Jew from Brooklyn, as assistant secretary of the Treasury for International Markets.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/23/2020, 10:41 PM
Heartbreaking: Kaddish over the father who passed away from coronavirus

Heartbreaking: Kaddish over the father who passed away from coronavirus

Rabbi Mordechai Zev Halberstam, 42, from Borough Park, died from coronavirus. His children recited Kaddish at a small funeral.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2020, 12:06 AM
100 people test positive for coronavirus in Borough Park

100 people test positive for coronavirus in Borough Park

Over 800 people test positive for coronavirus in New York City, including 100 in Hasidic neighborhood in Brooklyn.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/17/2020, 10:10 PM
When all Jews march together, we shall  overcome

When all Jews march together, we shall overcome

New York Jewish liberal organizations are now standing in solidarity with their Orthodox brethren and will march against the hatred behind the rise in antisemitic hate crimes on January 5th. That is the first and crucial step.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 1/5/2020, 4:00 AM
Man arrested for pointing gun at Jew in Brooklyn

Man arrested for pointing gun at Jew in Brooklyn

Shomrim, NYPD cooperate to detain man who pointed handgun at Jewish man in Borough Park.Gary Willig, 12/12/2019, 8:16 PM
Have all of NY's elected officials gone AWOL as Jew hatred soars?

Have all of NY's elected officials gone AWOL as Jew hatred soars?

The stark realization is that Jew hatred has reached the kind of epidemiological proportions that are tantamount to those of pre-Nazi Europe. Ronald Edelstein, 12/1/2019, 11:53 AM
Suspect arrested over egg-throwing attack in Brooklyn

Suspect arrested over egg-throwing attack in Brooklyn

18-year-old Brooklyn male arrested in connection with egg-throwing attacks on Jews in Borough Park.Ben Ariel, 11/15/2019, 6:22 AM
Several Jews attacked in Brooklyn

Several Jews attacked in Brooklyn

Several identifiably Jewish men and boys attacked in a string of assaults in Borough Park.Ben Ariel and JTA, 11/5/2019, 3:16 AM
Borough Park attacker charged with hate crime

Borough Park attacker charged with hate crime

Brooklyn's District Attorney designates Borough Park assault on hasidic Jew as a hate crime.Tzvi Lev, 10/20/2018, 10:03 PM
Hasidic US judge sets high bail NY Muslim who attacked Jew

Hasidic US judge sets high bail NY Muslim who attacked Jew

Hassidic Judge Rachel Freier orders large bail for Muslim suspect after brutal assault on 62 year-old Jew earlier this week.Tzvi Lev, 10/18/2018, 7:41 PM
Watch: Jewish man brutally assaulted in New York City

Watch: Jewish man brutally assaulted in New York City

62-year-old man beaten on way to morning prayers in Brooklyn. One suspect in custody.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2018, 7:41 PM
Watch: Illegal Torah celebration leaves 1 arrested in Boro Park

Watch: Illegal Torah celebration leaves 1 arrested in Boro Park

Celebration escorting Torah scroll turns ugly when NYPD orders unauthorized march to disperse. Police need additional units to handle riot.Tzvi Lev, 10/8/2018, 10:04 AM
Boro Park and Five Towns have their own anti-Israel candidates

Boro Park and Five Towns have their own anti-Israel candidates

Check the tweets and websites of every candidate before it is too late. Cindy Grosz, 8/21/2018, 7:33 PM
Borough Park rabbi settles case with Vermont Police

Borough Park rabbi settles case with Vermont Police

Charges dropped against Borough Park man at the center of controversial arrest by Vermont Police after he pays a $100 fine.Tzvi Lev, 4/29/2018, 2:46 PM
Attempted kidnapping of Jewish child in Borough Park

Attempted kidnapping of Jewish child in Borough Park

Police arrest man who allegedly tried to lure a young boy into his car in New York haredi enclave.Tzvi Lev, 12/17/2017, 7:41 AM
Borough Park fights drug crisis

Borough Park fights drug crisis

New drug rehab center opens in religious Borough Park, following a long line of tragic drug-related deaths in the Jewish community.Tzvi Lev, 8/24/2017, 9:49 AM
Brooklyn yeshiva worker saves life by jumping into safe

Brooklyn yeshiva worker saves life by jumping into safe

Quick-thinking worker jumps into giant safe as it falls so it doesn't crush him.Gary Willig, 7/10/2017, 10:55 PM
Body of haredi found, 24 hours after disappearing

Body of haredi found, 24 hours after disappearing

Body of 21-year-old Yanki Kraus found one day after he told his wife he would be late to meet her.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2016, 11:44 PM
Tragedy in LA: Two NYC Girls Killed in Car Crash

Tragedy in LA: Two NYC Girls Killed in Car Crash

Friends heading home to Borough Park struck in high speed head-on collision; two others injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2015, 11:03 AM
Ex-NYPD Officer Arrested for Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Ex-NYPD Officer Arrested for Anti-Semitic Graffiti

Ex-officer originally from Indonesia arrested after security cameras catch him scrawling hateful screed in Jewish Borough Park.Ari Yashar, 5/5/2014, 3:15 PM
Reward Offered for Information on Graffiti

Reward Offered for Information on Graffiti

NYC Councilman offers reward for information on individuals responsible for hateful graffiti in Borough Park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2013, 6:36 AM
Levi Aron Sentenced to 40 Years for Kletzky Murder

Levi Aron Sentenced to 40 Years for Kletzky Murder

The man who confessed to murdering and dismembering eight-year-old Leiby Kletzky in Brooklyn will spend 40 years to life in prison.Hana Levi Julian, 8/30/2012, 4:00 PM
Jewish Neighborhood in Brooklyn Defaced

Jewish Neighborhood in Brooklyn Defaced

The Borough Park Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn was defaced with Nazi swastikas in a half-dozen different spots on Friday.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/16/2012, 1:16 AM
Leiby Kletzky Security Cameras Funded in Bklyn

Leiby Kletzky Security Cameras Funded in Bklyn

Funding has been approved to install security cameras to protect the Brooklyn neighborhood where 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky was killed.Chana Ya'ar, 5/21/2012, 6:36 PM
Who is Accused Killer Levi Aron?

Who is Accused Killer Levi Aron?

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. Chana Ya'ar, 7/14/2011, 5:29 PM
Suspect Caught in Boy's Murder

Suspect Caught in Boy's Murder

A 35-year-old suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder this week of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzy of Borough Park, Brooklyn.Chana Ya'ar, 7/13/2011, 5:25 PM