Brooklyn: Boy, 10, Grabs Home Intruder’s Gun, Shoots Wall

A 10-year-old boy picked up a gun that was dropped in his home by a would-be robber dressed as a deliveryman and fired a...

Assemblyman Goldfeder Urges DOH to Control Mosquito Breeding in Sandy-Damaged Areas of Southern Queens...

With the summer season finally here and more families enjoying the warmer weather outside, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder has encouraged the New York City Department...

Greenfield Urges Yeshivas & Shuls to Apply for Security Grant Before Deadline

Councilman David G. Greenfield is alerting all nonprofit community organizations including yeshivas and shuls about an important opportunity to receive funding through the New...

Melinda Katz Commends JCCRP & Far Rockaway Residents For Their Resiliences Months After Sandy

Queens, NY- On Thursday, May 30th, Melinda Katz, Democrat for Queens Borough President toured the Jewish Community Council of the Rockaway Peninsula (JCCRP). Melinda...

Quinn Accuses John Liu of Pandering To Jewish Community On Metzitzah B’peh

Speaker Christine Quinn accused her opponents Tuesday of pandering to please voters, in general, and in the Jewish community, especially on circumcision, Jill Colvin...

NYPD Beefs Up Security After Violent Weekend

The NYPD is ramping up its security patrols following a spree of deadly weekend shootings. Police Commissioner Ray Kelly is sending additional officers to public...

Williamsburg: NYPD Make Arrest in Hate Crime

Sources tell YWN NYC, that the NYPD has made an arrest in last weeks hate crime in Williamsburg. The incident occurred at 130 Clymer...

Flatbush: Woman Fatally Stabbed On Avenue N; Arrest Made [UPDATED 10:20AM]

UPDATE 10:20AM Tuesday: A highly credible source tells YWN, that the person in custody had jumped in front of a train around a week...

Video Of Interest: Scene Of Homicide On Avenue N In Flatbush

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NYC Man Pleads Guilty In Shooting Death Of Witness

A New York City man has pleaded guilty in the shooting death of a witness who had testified against him in a robbery case. District...

New York Hotel’s Plan To End Room Service Could Gain Following

Plans by one of the largest hotels in New York City to jettison room service could spur other hotels to scrap the luxury to...

Five Top-Tier Candidates To Address Jewish Issues At FJCC’s Mayoral Forum

In an interview with Zev Brenner Saturday night, Josh Mehlman, the chairman of the Flatbush Jewish Community Coalition told the radio host that only...

Assemblywoman Weinstein Proposes To Add Days of Religious Observance to Vehicle Repairs Extention Bill

After being alerted by Councilman Lewis Fidler and a mutual constituent to an inequity in New York State's Vehicle and Traffic Law, Assemblywoman Helene...

Schumer Announces Major Security Improvement At The Statue Of Liberty

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer released the following statement regarding the Department of Interior’s decision to change their security procedures to increase the safety...

NYPD Commish Says He’s Not Running For Mayor

Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly is the most popular public figure in New York City not running for mayor. But political insiders are still urging...

BREAKING: Human Remains Found In Abandoned Vehicle On Ocean Pkwy

5:00PM (Monday): The NYPD has just come across an abandoned vehicle with human remains inside of it. The vehicle is parked in the street...

DOH Launches New Ads Highlighting High Sugar Content Of Fruit-Flavored Drinks

The Health Department today launched new ads educating New Yorkers about the added sugars found in fruit-flavored drinks, energy drinks, sweet teas and sports...

New York Gas Stations Get Fed Money To Pump If Power Fails

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says federal relief money will help gasoline stations pay for electrical wiring to use generators that would keep gas flowing during...

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