Food! Can’t Live With It, Can’t Live Without It (Part 1)

Food... Everyone’s favorite topic.  Without it, we cannot sustain basic life functions.  It is our primary source of nutrition, vitamins and minerals.  It gives...

PHOTOS: FDNY Ladder Collides With Vehicle On 60th Street & 19th Ave

FDNY Ladder 172 collided with a civilian vehicle as it responded to an emergency call. The accident happened on Monday afternoon, at the intersection...

Flatbush Tisha B’Av Program To Be Held At Ateres Chynka

The annual Tisha B’Av Program of Flatbush will be held in Ateres Chynka 129 Elmwood Avenue (near McDonald Avenue and Avenue I), on Monday...

PHOTOS: MVA On Mountaindale Road & Route 56

Catskills Hatzolah were dispatched to an MVA on Mountaindale Road and Route 56, Thursday afternoon. Two people were treated and transported to CRMC with...

Monticello PD Investigating ‘Shots Fired’ Incident

Monticello police are currently investigating a shots fired incident that occurred at approximately 9:40PM this past Tuesday at the evergreen drive housing complex in...

PHOTOS: Catskills Hatzolah Meets With Ulster County Emergency Personnel

In what has become an annual gathering, Catskills Hatzolah hosted a brunch at the Ellenville Fire Department last week. The purpose of the gathering...

PHOTOS: Pedestrian Struck On Nostrand & Ave N

A person was struck by a vehicle on Nostrand Avenue between Avenue’s M and N, Thursday afternoon. Flatbush Hatzolah was dispatched. PHOTOS & READ MORE:...

MVA On Route 17B At Camp Shalva

2:40PM EST: Catskills Hatzolah are on the scene of an MVA on Route 17B in front of Camp Shalva (between Monticello, and White Lake).  READ MORE:...

PHOTOS: Pedestrian Struck On New Utrecht & 55th Street

A person was struck by a vehicle on new Utrecht Avenue and 55th Street, Monday morning. READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM

Levaya Of Rebbitzen Miriam Leff A”H

With great sadness, we report the petirah of Rebetzin Miriam Leff (originally of Chicago), the almanah of Harav Yosef Leff ZTL. In her later...

PHOTO: Swastika Found In Front of Krasna Cheder On 44th Street

The NYPD is on the scene in front of the Krasna Cheder on 44th Street and 16th Avenue Tuesday night, with a Swastika found...

cRc’s Recommended Over The Counter Medicines

Kashrus Updates           By Rabbi Sholem Fishbane Kashrus Administrator of the Chicago Rabbinical Council http://www.crcweb.org   www.twitter.com/crckosher cRc’s  Recommended Over The Counter Medicines The following are general guidelines for...

91-Year-Old Man Killed In Hit-And-Run On Nostrand Ave

A 91-year-old man was killed by a hit-and-run driver today as he crossed a busy street near his Brooklyn home, police said. Cops said...

Food: Can’t Live With It, Can’t Live Without It (Part 1)

Food... Everyone’s favorite topic.  Without it, we cannot sustain basic life functions.  It is our primary source of nutrition, vitamins and minerals.  It gives...

PHOTOS: Serious MVA On Coney & Ave M

4:20PM (Tuesday): Flatbush Hatzolah is on the scene of an MVA at the intersection of Avenue M and Coney Island Avenue. There are multiple patients...

Missing Child On Kings Highway & East 26

A 9-year-old child has gone missing from his home on Kings Highway and East 26th Street, Sunday morning. The child resided in the...

TRAFFIC ALERT – Jack-Knifed Tractor Trailer In Staten Island

5:00PM (Tuesday): YWN has just been informed that there is a jack-knifed tractor-trailer in Staten Island, resulting in serious delays. The accident is reportedly...

Garbage Truck MVA In Boro Park

Emergency personal were on the scene of a crash on Ft. Hamilton parkway and 65th Street involving a NYC Sanitation truck, Monday evening. READ MORE:...

VIDEO & PHOTOS: Fire On East 19th & Ave O

The FDNY was on the scene of a fire in an apartment building on East 19th Street between Avenue O and P, Monday evening. READ...

Armed Robbery At Maple Lanes On 60th Street & 16th Ave

4:40PM (Wednesday): There was just a robbery at gunpoint inside the Maple Lanes bowling alley on 60th Street and 16th Avenue.  READ MORE: BOROPARKSCOOP.COM

Exercise May Be More Important

For many years, people have become obsessed with weight loss in relation to good health and for good reason. There is an obesity epidemic in...

Flatbush: Fire, 2 MVA’s, & Pedestrian Struck In 1 Hour

Between the hours of 1:00PM - 2:00PM on Tuesday afternoon, Flatbush had a fire in a private home, an FDNY Ladder was involved in...

Levaya Of Mrs. Golda Lichtestein A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Golda Lichtestein, AH, on Shabboss Parshas Bamidbar. She was the daughter of the Mashgiach of Kaminetz,...

CRC Kashrus Alerts May 22, 2011

By Rabbi Sholem Fishbane Kashrus Administrator of the Chicago Rabbinical Council http://www.crcweb.org/ www.twitter.com/crckosher  Baytana Bakery bearing the expiry date of August 31, 2011or earlier should not be purchased...

PHOTOS: Fire In Boro Park [12:00M EST]

The FDNY is on the scene of a fire in a Shul located on 44th Street and 9th Avenue. Visit BoroParkScoop.com for further details.

Flatbush Hatzolah Ambulance Involved In MVA

Click HERE for the full story with photos and video at the FlatbushScoop.com.

Vicious Storms Leave At Least 30 Dead In Southern U.S.

Severe storms ripped through parts of the South on Wednesday, cutting a path of destruction from Texas to Tennessee that left at least 31...

Explosion At Belarus Subway Station Kills Several People

A blast hit a metro station in the centre of the Belarussian capital Minsk on Monday and police said some people had been killed. The...

Brooklyn Bridge Closures Begin Tonight

A warning for drivers who use the Brooklyn Bridge: the iconic span will once again be closed to overnight Manhattan-bound traffic. Transportation officials say...

Mass ‘Scareware’ Attack Hits 1.5M Websites, Still Spreading

A massive attack that's trying to scare computer users into visiting a bogus antivirus site has infected more than 1.5 million websites and continues...

REOPENED – Lakewood: Route 9 Closed Following Car Accident

10:30AM EST: Township officials tell YWN that Route 9 has just been reopened. Earlier report below: Route 9, Lakewood, is closed between Central Avenue and Route...

NYPD: ‘Water Department’ Burglars Strike Again

The New York City Police Department is investigating a burglary in Manhattan that investigators believe is connected to others in the Bronx. Three men are...

Stocks Sink For Second Day As Oil Hits $100

Stocks declined for a second straight session Wednesday as oil prices surged to briefly cross the $100 per barrel mark amid mounting turmoil in...

Nokia, Microsoft Join Forces On Phones

Nokia, the world's largest-volume cell phone maker, and software giant Microsoft are joining forces. As part of a new agreement, Nokia will adopt Windows Phone...

73 House Members Call On Thomas To Recuse Himself From Health Care Reform Case

Washington, DC – Following reports that the spouse of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is a lobbyist who has gained financially from efforts to...

Trending

WATCH IT: DeBlasio Joins Anti-Semite Sharpton To Paint “Black Lives Matter”...

A massive yellow mural spelling "Black Lives Matter" was painted In the middle of 5th Avenue between 56th and 57th Street in the shadow...