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JUST IN: Person Shot On Ave I & East 34

12:05PM (Friday): A person has just been shot on Avenue I and East 34th Street. FLATBUSHSCOOP.COM HAS THE DETAILS
(Add your opinion  |   March 23 )

TONIGHT – Hespeidim For Reb Shlomie Gross Z”L In Flatbush

There will be Hespeidim Lizecher Nishmas Reb Shloime Gross Z”L, tonight (Thursday), at 8:45PM, at Khal Tiferes Yaakov, 1212 East 15th Street near Avenue L. Hespeidim will be delivered by HaRav Elya Brudny Shlita, Rosh Yeshiva in Mirrer Yeshiva, HaRav Lipa Geldwirth Shlita, Rav of Khal Kol Torah, & HaRav Avrohom Schorr, Morah Dasra of Khal Tiferes Yaakov. The Ezras Noshim will be open. FLATBUSHSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   March 22 )

MONSEY TONIGHT – Hesped For Hagon Rav Chaim Pinchos Scheinberg ZATZAL

(Add your opinion  |   March 21 )

Jeb Bush Endorses Romney

Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor who many eyed as a possible contender himself for the Republican presidential ticket, has thrown his support to Mitt Romney after Romney's convincing win in the Illinois GOP primary Tuesday night. Bush, who now joins his parents, former President George H.W. Bush and first lady Barbara Bush, in expressing support for the front-runner, said it's time for the GOP to focus on the November election. "Congratulations to Governor Mitt Romney on his win last ...
(3 opinions  |   March 21 )

Marking the End of Shiva in Vishnitz Bnei Brak

Marking the End of Shiva in Vishnitz Bnei Brak
Tonight, the eve of 27 Adar 5772, the Vishnitz Chassidus community is convening in the main beis medrash in Bnei Brak to hear words of inspiration and chizuk to marking the end of the shiva for the Rebbe ZT”L. Prominent rabbonim of the community will address the tzibur to mark the end of this stage of aveilus for the rebbe. HaRav Menachem Ernster, a son-in-law will address the event as will prominent rov HaGaon HaRav Eliezer Friedman. (YWN – Israel Desk, Jerusalem)
(Add your opinion  |   March 20 )

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Yeshiva Bochur On City Bus Involved In Major Crash Talks On Camera

Shimon Gifter speaks to a Yeshiva Bochur who was a passenger on the city bus involved in serious crash this (Monday) morning on Ocean Avenue and Avenue J. WATCH IT AT FLATBUSHSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   March 19 )

PHOTOS: Ambulance Involved In MVA On Ave N & East 22nd St

A private ambulance was involved in an MVA on Avenue N and East 22nd Street, Friday afternoon. Photos & full story:
(Add your opinion  |   March 16 )

Poll: Romney Holds A Slight Lead In Illinois

Poll: Romney Holds A Slight Lead In Illinois
Mitt Romney leads the GOP field in Illinois, according to a Fox Chicago News-We Ask America poll released Friday. Romney is at 37 percent, followed by Rick Santorum at 31 percent, Newt Gingrich at 14 percent and Ron Paul at 8 percent. The Illinois primary will be held next Tuesday, and with 69 delegates at stake is the biggest primary until New York in late April. Romney has massively outspent his opponents in Illinois. The Romney campaign and associated super-PAC have purchased $3.4 ...
(2 opinions  |   March 16 )

Baruch Dayan Emmes – Rav Zushe Rivkin Z"L

Baruch Dayan Emmes – Rav Zushe Rivkin Z
Reb Zushe Rivkin z”l was viewed as one of the elders of Kfar Chabad, and for good reason. He was among the original builders. He was niftar on Sunday, 17 Adar 5772 at age of 86. His petira appears to have been the result of a fall which resulted in a head injury. Rav Zushe was credited with building the community’s Beis Menachem Shul in 1978, the main shul in Kfar Chabad. The Lubavitcher Rebbe ZT”L gave Rav Zushe 1,800 dollar bills to distribute during the dedication ceremony after the ...
(Add your opinion  |   March 12 )

Sanitation Workers Caught On Video Issuing Bogus Tickets To Brooklyn Homeowners

Local lawmakers are accusing some New York City sanitation agents of fraud and perjury. Assemblyman Dov Hikind and Sen. Jeff Klein said three agents were caught on surveillance video in Brooklyn issuing homeowners tickets for violations they did not commit. “If we know about these three false tickets, I can only imagine how many more cases of fraud there must be,” Hikind said. Homeowner Monty Katz said he was issued a bogus summons and won the case after catching the sanitation agent on ...
(Add your opinion  |   February 27 )

VIDEO: Person Assaulted on Ave C & East 5th; Police Make Arrest

A person was assaulted on Avenue C and east 5th Street, Wednesday morning. The suspect also allegedly displayed a knife before punching the victim in the face.  VIDEO & READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   January 25 )

VIDEO: Cops Stop Burglary In Progress & Arrest Suspect On 57th Street

Police received a call that a robbery was in progress on 57th Street between 15th and 16th avenue’s, Wednesday afternoon. VIDEO & READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   January 25 )

PHOTOS: Person Critical After Being Struck By Vehicle On 14 Ave & 60 St

A person is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on 14th Avenue and 60th Street, Thursday night. Boro Park Hatzolah rushed the victim, reported to be a male in his 20′s, to Lutheran Trauma Center. He is reportedly in critical condition. READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM
(1 opinions  |   January 19 )

PHOTOS: Pedestrian Struck On Ocean Parkway & Kings Highway

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on Ocean parkway, Monday afternoon. PHOTOS & READ MORE: FLATBUSHSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   January 09 )

PHOTOS: Overturned Vehicle On 13 Ave & 77 Street

A vehicle flipped over on 13th Avenue and 77th Street, Sunday afternoon. The accident happened around 4:00PM. PHOTOS & READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   January 08 )

PHOTOS: Missionaries In Flatbush Again – Spotted On East 24 Street

Once again, Missionaries are walking the streets of Flatbush. This time they were spotted on East 24th Street. Please see the photos and beware, and warn your children Last year Councilman Greenfield issued a press release about the Missionaries after they were distributing a highly-deceptive piece of literature.  READ MORE: FLATBUSHSCOOP.COM
(2 opinions  |   December 14 )

PHOTOS: Fire On 60th St & 11th Ave - Two Firefighters Injured

A fire broke out in a private home on 60th Street between 11th and 12th Avenue's, Monday morning. The fire started just before 12:00 noon, in the basement of a 2 story dwelling. The FDNY arrived on the scene, and thanks to their quick firefighting efforts, they fire was place under control a short while later. Unfortunately, two firefighter were injured at the fire. PHOTOS & READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM
(Add your opinion  |   December 05 )