Greenfield Launches Ambitious New Clean Parks Initiative

To kick off 2017, which he has dubbed "The Year of the Parks," Councilman David Greenfield has launched an ambitious new initiative that will...

Rockland County: Jewish Car Service Driver & Passenger Hospitalized After Drunk Diver Slams Into...

At approximately 4:00AM on Monday morning, Ramapo Police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 17, just south of Seven Lakes Drive in...

Williamsburg: Bedford Avenue Fire Caused by Bank’s Wiring

The massive blaze that ripped through two Bedford Avenue buildings began in the walls of the Cross County Savings Bank and appeared to be...

Williamsburg: 250 Firefighters Battle Massive 7 Alarm Blaze In Warehouse In Frigid Temps

More than 250 firefighters are working in freezing cold conditions to control the fire, which started on the first floor of the four-story building...

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...

Police Involved Shooting At Verrazano Bridge

Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority Police officers opened fire on a carjacked Hummer during a wild episode on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge early Monday morning,...

Hikind to Baruch College President: ‘Do The Right Thing and Allow All Students to...

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) urged Baruch College President Mitchel Wallerstein to “do the right thing,” strongly encouraging the president to reconsider the Spring 2016...

Cuomo Visits Israel – Escorted to Kosel by Councilman Greenfield & Abe Eisner

Governor Andrew Cuomo is on an El Al flight back from Tel Aviv this afternoon after spending 36 hours on a solidarity mission in...

NYPD Arrests 219 Protesters On Second Night Of Demonstrations; Tear Gas Used – Glass...

The NYPD made 219 arrests as protesters took to the streets for a second night following the grand jury decision not to indict an...

2 Planes Clip Wings At LaGuardia Airport

Two planes clipped each other at LaGuardia Airport Thursday morning. At about 8:30 a.m., two planes' wings made contact at the intersection of Taxiway B...

Anti-BDS Legislation To Be Introduced In New York

Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) and his colleagues are working on a bill to prevent New York State’s pension fund from doing business with companies...

NY Top Court Will Review Bloomberg’s Big-Soda Ban

The state's top court has agreed to hear New York City's appeal of a lower court ruling that blocked Mayor Michael Bloomberg's effort to...

Huge Crane Arrives at NY’s Tappan Zee Project

One of the world's largest floating cranes, a blue and red behemoth bearing two American flags, arrived at New York's Tappan Zee Bridge construction...

PHOTO: Boro Park Hatzolah’s Newest Vehicle

Photo of "Truck 2" - the latest addition to the fleet of ambulances and first response vehicle belonging to Boro Park Hatzolah. (YWN Desk -...

Lady Liberty Reopening July 4, Months After Sandy

Months after Superstorm Sandy swamped her little island, the Statue of Liberty will finally welcome visitors again on Independence Day. Sandy made landfall one day...

NYPD Chief James O’Neill Throws Out First Pitch at Greenfield Classic – Shomrim Wins!

Brooklyn--Tuesday night, the Borough Park Shomrim faced off against the NYPD's 66 Precinct at the sixth annual Greenfield Classic softball game. In an exciting...

NYPD Investigating BB Gun Shots Fired Into Boro Park Shul

The NYPD is investigating shots fired into a Shul in Boro Park Tuesday evening. The incident happened at around 4:00PM at the Loyev Shul on...

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