TEHILLIM – Yeshiva Bochur Struck By Vehicle On College Road In Monsey, In Critical...

A Yeshiva Bochur is in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle in Monsey, Thursday night. Rockland Hatzolah was on the scene at...

Three Monsey Shuls Sue Governor Cuomo

Three Rockland County Shuls are suing New York state and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, saying he engaged in a “streak of anti-Semitic discrimination” with a...

MONSEY: Yeshivas Face $2K Fines For Not Enforcing Facemask Rules

Rockland County Executive Ed Day and County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert has announced a new Commissioner’s Standing Order related to COVID-19. This...

MONSEY NEXT: Rockland County Is COVID Hotspot; Shuls To Have 10 People

New restrictions are coming in Rockland County where COVID-19 infection rates have risen exponentially. That rate is now 4.5%. "It's critically important that we get...

HORRIFIC TRAGEDY: Two Young Men From Monsey R”L Killed In Fiery Crash [UPDATED 9:30AM]

A horrific crash on the NY State Thruway took the lives of two young men from Monsey early Monday morning. The two men, identified as...

Structure Fire In Home In Monsey [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

Firefighters were battling a working structure fire in a Jewish-owned home in Monsey at 2 Cardinal Lane, Thursday afternoon. The fire department was called at...

Monsey Home Destroyed In Fire On Sunday [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

A fast-moving fire left a Jewish-owned home in Monsey totally destroyed on Sunday afternoon. The fire department was on the scene at the fire on...

Eli Rozenberg Receives Permit To Buy El Al From Israeli Gov’t

Eli Rozenberg, who has proffered an offer to purchase El Al on behalf of his father, New York businessman and Hatzolah Paramedic Kenny Rozenberg,...

ISAIAS TRACK: Dangerous Tropical Storm Bears Down On Entire NY/NJ Area; Risk Of Tornadoes,...

Tropical Storm Isaias is packing dangerous winds and heavy rain as it rapidly heads toward the Tri-State after making landfall as a hurricane near...

Agudath Israel Applauds The US DOJ For Action Against Village Of Airmont

Yesterday the United States Department of Justice authorized the filing of a lawsuit against the Village of Airmont for actions that “unreasonably limits the...

Update On Kashrus Story In Monsey [UPDATED 10:00PM]

The following update was sent to hundreds of people in Monsey tonight, and YWN has confirmed with HaRav Chaim Schabes of its authenticity: "Rav Schabes...

Off-Duty Ramapo Police Officer Accused Of Shooting Neighbor

An off-duty police officer is accused of shooting and killing his neighbor in Orange County, New York. It happened during an argument Monday night near...

Camp Simcha Without Borders Kicks Off Summer with Rocking Drive-in Concert [VIDEO & PHOTOS]

Children with serious illnesses and their families enjoyed a much-needed night out from the comfort and safety of their cars at Chai Lifeline’s Summer...

THE TRAGEDY CONTINUES: 4th Person Niftar From Horrific New Square Crash

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Mrs Esther Deutsch, the 4th victim of the horrific crash in New Square two weeks...

Skverer Rebbe To Officiate At Bris For Son Of Reb Shlomo Birnhak Z”L, Who...

The jewish community is still reeling from the horrific tragedy that occurred last week, when Reb Shlomo Birnhak Z”L was killed in a car...

TRIPLE TRAGEDY: Third Victim Passes Away From New Square Crash

YWN regrets to inform you that a third victim has R"L been Niftar from the horrific crash in New Square on Monday afternoon. Tziporah Deutsch...

BITTERSWEET NEWS IN NEW SQUARE: Following Double Levaya Last Night, Healthy Baby Is Born...

"Nolad ben Zachar Nisrapeh Kol Hamishpachah". Those are the only words that come to mind after hearing the bittersweet news that Reb Shlomo Birnhak Z"L,...

TRAGEDY STRIKES NEW SQUARE: Father-In-Law And Son-In-Law R”L Killed In Crash, Other Family Members...

Tragedy struck the New Square Kehilla on Monday, after the passing of two family members traveling in the same vehicle. Sources tell YWN that two...

WARNING: New York State Police “Speed Week” Crackdown Starts Today

The New York State Police says it will crack down on reckless driving for one week beginning June 11. The traffic-enforcement initiative is called "Speed...

New York City Curfew Lifts Early Following Peaceful Protests

New York City is lifting its curfew spurred by protests against police brutality ahead of schedule, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Sunday morning. The 8...

GOOD NEWS: Family Members Flock To NY/NJ Chesed Hospitality Rooms As Multiple Hospitals Reopen

(By: Frimet Blum) It’s been months since anyone entered a Chesed 24/7 Hospitality Room. But on Wednesday, May 26, the long-deserted rooms in Mount Sinai...

Two Girls Found After Search In Forest Near Monsey

Rockland Chaveirim had launched a search for two missing girls in a wooded area near Monsey, on Tuesday night. Both girls were B"H found...

Curtain Lowers On Nuke Plant A Stone’s Throw From Manhattan

With the push of a red button, one of the two operating reactors at an aging nuclear plant serving millions of people in the...

Westchester DA Investigates Anti-Semitic ‘Zoom-Bombing’ Of Jewish Services

Westchester County District Attorney Anthony Scarpino, Jr. has announced an investigation into recent anti-Semitic “zoom-bombing” of Jewish religious services in the county, which were...

UNFIT FOR TRIAL: Judge Rules Monsey Stabbing Suspect Suffers From “Mental Defect”

A US judge has found Grafton Thomas, charged in the anti-Semitic stabbing of 5 people - one who later died - in a Monsey...

Lawyer For Monsey Chanukah Stabbing Suspect Seeks To Exhume Victim

An attorney for the man accused of committing an anti-Semitic attack with a machete wants the body of the victim who later died to...

Monsey: Ramapo Police Arrest 8 For “Illegal Gathering” At Shul On Yom Tov

The Ramapo PD says they arrested 8 people on Thursday at an "illegal gathering" at 92 North Saddle River Road in Monsey, NY . Police...

MAILBAG: The Supermarket COVID-19 Nightmare

This is the first time that I am writing to YWN or for that matter to any Jewish newspaper. Tonight (Thursday night) a friend...

Rockland County Anti-Semitic Covid-19 Social Media Posts

Over the past few days, ADL and the Jewish Federation and Foundation of Rockland County have seen a number of very concerning and highly...

TRAGIC: Petira of R’ Yosef Neiman Z”L, Victim of Monsey Stabbing On Chanukah

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Monsey stabbing victim R’ Yosef Neiman Z"L. He As YWN reported at the time, R Yosef...

MONSEY CORONA VICTIM: 39 Year Old Lipa Friedrich Z”L, No Medical History; Minyanim Still...

YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of Lipa Freidrich Z"L of Monsey. He was 39. The Niftar was a perfectly healthy young...

NUMBER OF NYC CASES EXPLODES: NYPD Beings Enforcing Social Distancing

The NYPD has begun patrolling the parks and streets to ensure residents are practicing appropriate social distancing as the number of cases explodes. The number...

Monsey: All Schools Must Close In Rockland County

Rockland County Executive Ed Day instituted a state of emergency today. All public schools that serve grades K-12 are to suspend all classroom and...

ALERT FROM ROCKLAND HEALTH DEPT: Atrium Wedding Hall Among Locations Exposed To Coronavirus

New City, NY, - Rockland County Health Commissioner Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert advises residents that two Rockland County residents who have been confirmed to...

CORONAVIRUS HITS ROCKLAND: Two Patients Were At Bat Mitzvah In New Rochelle

New York State now has 33 confirmed cases of Coronavirus, including two cases in Rockland County, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said today. All the new cases...

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SHOCK VIDEO: Out-Of-Control NYC Health Dept. Inspectors Visit EMPTY YESHIVA, Start...

Once again, the NYC Health Department has been caught red-handed, writing a summonses to a totally empty Yeshiva building. In the video below, the viewer...