Misaskim Welcomes New Head Of Medical Examiner’s Office In Brooklyn

Leaders of the Misaskim organization, along with several other community organizations, warmly welcomed the appointment of Dr. Mellisa A. Pasquale as the new Deputy...

Hikind Exposes Sarsour And Her Phoney ‘Jewish Cemetery Employee/Advocate’

NY State Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) says there’s something fishy about Linda Sarsour’s “Jewish Cemetery Advocate.” Sarsour gained headlines after boasting about raising big...

CONFIRMED: Greenfield to Lead New York’s Top Jewish Charity in 2018

YWN has confirmed that Councilman David Greenfield has been asked to lead the top Jewish charity in New York City - the Metropolitan Coordinating...

Should NYPD Lawyers Step In To Prosecute? Protesters Say No

Arminta Jeffryes was arrested while protesting police brutality. Then the police department played an unusual role in her court case. A New York Police Department...

Lawmakers: Public Cut Out Of Christie’s $300M Renovation

Gov. Chris Christie's administration sought to borrow hundreds of millions of dollars to renovate New Jersey's deteriorating statehouse four months before the project was...

Uber, Lyft Take Down Not Just Cab Drivers, But Also Lenders

Ride-hailing apps such as Uber and Lyft have been so disruptive to New York City's taxi industry, they are causing lenders to fail. Three New...

Slain NY Trooper Remembered As A Hero Who Ran Toward Danger

A New York state trooper killed in the line of duty was recalled at his funeral Saturday as a hero who protected his community...

Liberal Town Has ‘Mike From Montclair’s’ Back Against Gov Christie

Residents of a traditionally liberal New Jersey town want Republican Gov. Chris Christie to hold a town hall there after he called them communists. NJ.com...

Did Christie Know About Bridgegate? Testimony Signals He Did

After a former ally was sentenced to probation Wednesday for masterminding the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scheme to punish a political opponent of...

Safer Intersections Coming to Boro Park

Brooklyn - Councilman David G. Greenfield, working closely with the NYC Department of Transportation, is bringing safer crosswalks to three of Boro Park's busiest...

Schumer: NY Power Plants Vulnerable To Cyberattack

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says New York state's power plants are vulnerable to cyberattacks and that Washington must do more to ensure their security. The...

Sheldon Silver’s Conviction Is Overturned

The corruption conviction of former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was overturned Thursday by a federal appeals court that cited a recent Supreme Court ruling...

Timeline: From Closed Bridge Lanes To Federal Sentences

The following is a timeline in the events surrounding the 2013 closure of lanes leading to the George Washington Bridge and its fallout: Sept. 16,...

NYC Launches $32 Million Plan To Reduce Rat Population

New York City announced a $32 million, multi-agency plan on Wednesday to reduce its rat population. Mayor Bill de Blasio said the plan will target...

Study: MTA Not Providing E-ZPass Discount To All Drivers

A new study finds that drivers with E-ZPass tags issued by non-New York-based agencies are being charged the cash rate at New York bridges...

WATCH: NYPD Arrests Suspect In Williamsburg Robbery

(VIDEO & PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Undercover police from the NYPD's 79th Precinct arrested a suspect wanted for a robbery this past weekend. Acting on a...

Cuomo: Careful Planning Helped Prevent Commuter Gridlock

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says careful planning has helped to prevent the predicted commuter gridlock that prompted him to dub this the "summer...

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