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Table used to stop Monsey attacker turned into a menorah stand

Table used to stop Monsey attacker turned into a menorah stand

Coffee table hurled at Monsey synagogue attacker turned into dreidel-shaped menorah.Shira Hanau, JTA, 14/12/2020 07:53
Hasidic Jew leads effort to fight coronavirus

Hasidic Jew leads effort to fight coronavirus

Chaim Lebovits of Monsey encourages Jews who have recovered from COVID-19 to donate their blood plasma and help others battling the virus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2020 23:30
Jews felt safe in Germany, too

Jews felt safe in Germany, too

Can it happen here? Never here, says the optimist in me. Think again, says the pessimist. Jack Engelhard, 06/01/2020 05:33
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, 05/01/2020 04:00
No evidence linking Monsey stabber with earlier attack

No evidence linking Monsey stabber with earlier attack

Police say there is no evidence to link Thomas Grafton to a November stabbing in the area that left Orthodox man critically injured.Elad Benari, Canada, 03/01/2020 21:56
Monsey stabber charged with hate crimes

Monsey stabber charged with hate crimes

Federal prosecutors charge Grafton Thomas with 5 hate crimes after he broke into synagogue, stabbed 5 people.Gary Willig, 30/12/2019 20:21
Monsey stabbing suspect may be linked to earlier attack

Monsey stabbing suspect may be linked to earlier attack

Authorities investigating whether Grafton Thomas is tied to a recent stabbing near a local synagogue.Elad Benari, 29/12/2019 23:27
Watch: Police capture Monsey synagogue stabbing suspect in Harlem

Watch: Police capture Monsey synagogue stabbing suspect in Harlem

Suspect in machete attack on Monsey synagogue arrested in Harlem, after wounded five Jews during Hanukkah candle-lightning ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 15:27
At least five Jews stabbed in New York

At least five Jews stabbed in New York

Man who entered rabbi's home in Monsey and stabbed five people during Hanukkah celebration is apprehended.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 11:19
NYC mayor: 'Jews are afraid to show outward signs of Jewish faith'

NYC mayor: 'Jews are afraid to show outward signs of Jewish faith'

New York, Israeli, officials issue response to Monsey stabbing attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 09:28
'I started screaming and ran to the synagogue'

'I started screaming and ran to the synagogue'

Man who fought Monsey stabber recalls stabbing attack at rabbi's house, says he 'pushed everyone outside.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2019 09:15
Monsey: Neturei Karta center destroyed in fire - again

Monsey: Neturei Karta center destroyed in fire - again

House used by Neturei Karta in Monsey completely destroyed in fire. Building operated by the group was destroyed in fire 12 years earlier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/12/2019 08:55
Police: No evidence that Monsey stabbing was hate crime

Police: No evidence that Monsey stabbing was hate crime

Police in the town of Ramapo say there's no evidence that stabbing of Orthodox Jewish man in Monsey on Wednesday was a hate crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2019 04:19
Israeli Consul Gen. arrives at scene of attack in Monsey

Israeli Consul Gen. arrives at scene of attack in Monsey

Consul Dani Dayan speaks with local police about efforts to find man who stabbed, critically injured Jew near a synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2019 22:11
Monsey: Jewish man stabbed, in critical condition

Monsey: Jewish man stabbed, in critical condition

Stabbing attack on Orthodox Jewish man in Monsey, New York leaves victim in critical condition. Victim attacked en route to synagogue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2019 18:20
Less than 150 women attend pro-vaccine event in Monsey

Less than 150 women attend pro-vaccine event in Monsey

Event in NY haredi community comes less than a month after same hall was filled with hundreds for anti-vaccine event.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/06/2019 22:31
Hundreds of haredim attend anti-vaccine symposium in Monsey

Hundreds of haredim attend anti-vaccine symposium in Monsey

Jews being persecuted as disease carriers amid outbreak of measles, NY rabbi says at a symposium with leaders of anti-vaccination movement.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/05/2019 09:54
'Elder of the Admorim' passes away

'Elder of the Admorim' passes away

Skulener Rebbe, Rabbi Yisrael Avraham Portugal, passes away Monday in US. He was 96.Ben Shaul, 02/04/2019 08:14
12 injured after sukkah collapses in Monsey

12 injured after sukkah collapses in Monsey

Major disaster narrowly averted after balcony in heavily Jewish town collapses.Tzvi Lev, 27/09/2018 15:54
Monsey residents suspected of defrauding $14 million arrested

Monsey residents suspected of defrauding $14 million arrested

Seven Rockland County directors suspected of committing fraud with government program funds to increase access to computers and Internet.Mordechai Sones, 30/08/2018 12:21
Monsey man accidentally runs over, kills daughter

Monsey man accidentally runs over, kills daughter

Hassidic community in Monsey devastated after toddler killed in tragic accident in front of family's home.David Rosenberg, 29/05/2018 11:46
Leader of Visnitz Hasidim in critical condition

Leader of Visnitz Hasidim in critical condition

Rabbi Mordechai Hager hospitalized at Mount Sinai hospital in New York after health takes a turn for the worse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/03/2018 22:21
Monsey resident mugged after evening prayers

Monsey resident mugged after evening prayers

Muggers armed with a gun and knife assault haredi man in Monsey - but are foiled by local volunteers.David Rosenberg, 26/02/2018 11:04
Meet the haredi rabbi leading the fight against child abuse

Meet the haredi rabbi leading the fight against child abuse

Rabbi Yakov Horowitz, founder of Monsey-based Darchei Noam Yeshiva, visits Israel to promote awareness of child abuse.David Rosenberg, 02/02/2018 10:15
Satmar hassidim heckle Israeli Minister in Monsey

Satmar hassidim heckle Israeli Minister in Monsey

Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush was attending Shabbat services in Monsey, New York, when Satmar extremists burst in and heckled him.Tzvi Lev, 24/09/2017 13:37
Watch: Shabbat protest against store that sells smartphones

Watch: Shabbat protest against store that sells smartphones

Haredi activists in Monsey, New York, demonstrate outside the house of a store owner who sells smartphones.Tzvi Lev, 27/08/2017 11:43
'Hatzalah' in US under police investigation

'Hatzalah' in US under police investigation

Police claim they were only notified of tragic drowning a week later. Jewish community dismisses investigation as smear campaign.Tzvi Lev, 17/08/2017 14:15
Monsey Jews protest 'anti-Semitic abuse' of 3-year-old boy

Monsey Jews protest 'anti-Semitic abuse' of 3-year-old boy

Jewish residents of Monsey, New York say 3-year-old boy was violently thrown into squad car after he was locked out of his home.David Rosenberg, 13/08/2017 21:39
Tragedy in Monsey: Toddler run over, killed by taxi

Tragedy in Monsey: Toddler run over, killed by taxi

18-month-old boy hit and killed by taxi in Monsey, New York.David Rosenberg, 07/08/2017 11:07
Young haredi man found dead in Monsey

Young haredi man found dead in Monsey

19-year-old haredi, whose family lived in Israel in the past, found dead by friends in Monsey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2017 07:57
Yeshiva student killed in car accident in Monsey

Yeshiva student killed in car accident in Monsey

One yeshiva student killed, another severely injured by out of control car on Route 202.David Rosenberg, 08/09/2016 14:29
Tragedy again strikes Monsey family

Tragedy again strikes Monsey family

Monsey family, which lost their mother to illness at a young age, bereaved again as 18-year old daughter killed while crossing the street.David Rosenberg, 26/08/2016 13:07
Rabbi sued by sex offender

Rabbi sued by sex offender

Rabbi Ya'akov Horowitz of Rockland, NY, is being sued for slander by a convicted sex offender for exposing him as such on Twitter.Shai Landesman, 24/07/2016 17:07
'We've got to stop stop haredi growth'

'We've got to stop stop haredi growth'

Orthodox residents of Monsey, NY stunned by alleged statements of county executive calling to 'stop growth of Orthodox community'.David Rosenberg, 10/06/2016 14:02
Bridging Monsey and Jerusalem

Bridging Monsey and Jerusalem

Ramat Givat Ze'ev, a new community in the Jerusalem hills, is attracting hundreds of families from the US - and Torah institutions.Promotional content, 11/03/2016 00:07