Williamsburg Yeshivos Meet With NYC Health Department To Stem Spread of Measles

Leaders and school administrators from the Orthodox Jewish community in Williamsburg met today at the UJO of Williamsburg with NYC Department of Health and...

Trump Organization Sues Man Who Died In Trump Tower Fire

The Trump Organization has filed a lawsuit seeking to reclaim $90,000 in unpaid fees from a Trump Tower resident who died in an April...

NY Appeals Court Hears Case From Anti-Kapparos Activists

A group called "The Alliance to End Chickens as Koporos" is taking its case against New York City to the state Court of Appeals,...

News Regarding Both Hate-Assaults in Brooklyn This Past Week

The Boro Park community was first up in arms after learning that the Muslim man who attacked an elderly Hasidic Jewish man would not be charged...

No Debate In NY Governor’s Race With Less Than 3 Weeks Left

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is balking at requests to debate his opponents, potentially leaving New Yorkers without the chance to see the candidates...

Jewish Journalist Dies 6 Months After Vicious ‘Hate Crime’ Beating Left Him in Vegetative...

Jerry Wolkowitz, a longtime EMT, photojournalist and son of Jewish Holocaust survivors who was the victim of a vicious racially-motivated attack, has died at age...

WATCH: NY Gov. Cuomo Tours Aging Train Tunnel; Wants Trump to Pay For Repairs

Gov. Andrew Cuomo hopes video images of the decaying, century-old rail tunnel under the Hudson River will help resolve a funding impasse with President...

Two School Bus Crashes On Thursday Afternoon; Williamsburg & Lakewood [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

Two school buses - in two different Frum communities - were involved in serious crashes just moments apart. One was in Williamsburg, and one was...

VIDEOS: Firefighter Suffers Seizure Behind The Wheel, FDNY Truck Damages 12 Vehicles in Brooklyn

A firefighter suffered a seizure behind the wheel — sending an FDNY firetruck crashing into several cars parked in Brooklyn on Wednesday evening. The accident...

FIGHTING THE OUTBREAK: Vishnitz Girls School in Monsey Not Allowing Unnvaccinated Children After Students...

An Orthodox Jewish School has taken a hard stance against the anti-vaxxers who refuse to vaccinate their children. YWN has confirmed that the Visnitz Monsey...

SCARE: Manhattan Schools Go On Lockdown After BB Gun Seen; School Was Previously Targeted...

A Manhattan high school and neighboring college have been placed on lockdown, after reports that a guns was found in a backpack. The NYPD responded...

Upper West Side Condo Owners Vote To Strip Trump Name From Building

Another building is stripping Trump off its entrance. The New York Times reported Wednesday that residents of Trump Place on the Upper West Side of...

Senator Felder Proposes Stretch Limousine Safety Act

Senator Felder proposed legislation on Friday to improve public safety in the wake of the limousine crash in Schoharie County last week that claimed...

CLOSE CALL: Father & Baby Nearly Struck By Car in Boro Park [VIDEO]

This heart-stopping dash-cam footage was taken on 16th Ave and 40th Street in Boro Park on Tuesday afternoon. It shows a Frum man pushing...

YWN Exclusive: Official Statement by The Friedlander Group Slams Al Arabiya Article Regarding Qatar...

In a piece published by Al-Arabiya, and appearing on YWN on Wednesday, a number of inaccuracies and patently untrue statements have been made about...

MEASLES OUTBREAK: At Least 7 Cases in Monsey, 6 in Williamsburg – Some Travelled...

The NYC Health Department today is reporting six individuals with confirmed measles this month in the Orthodox Jewish community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The initial...

Uber Driver Charged With Kidnapping New York Woman

An Uber driver in New York City kidnapped a woman who fell asleep in his vehicle, assaulted her and then left her on the...

Felder: New Bus Lane Wreaking Havoc From Nostrand Ave to Flatbush Ave & Beyond

The gridlock, congestion and pedestrian safety issues that are plaguing the area surrounding Kings Highway and Nostrand Avenue since the SBS bus lane and...

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