Child Struck By Vehicle In New Square

A child was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Washington Ave. and Jackson Ave. in the village of New Square just before...

Rockland – Lacorte Calls On Hasidic Bloc Vote To Withold Endorsement of Schoenberger

Suffern Mayor Dagan Lacorte, one of the Democratic candidates for Rockland County Executive, sent the following letter today to leaders of the ultra-Orthodox community...

Security Guard Arrested For Threatening To Blow Up Nyack High School

Police say a security guard has been arrested and charged with threatening to blow up Nyack High School. Kenneth Carter, who worked at the...

Monsey Man Wins $1 Million Lottery Ticket

Spring Valley - Quicken Food, also known as Open Everyday Convenience, recently sold its second big winning lottery ticket in two years. The New York...

Rockland Health Dept. Warns of More Possible Exposure to Measles: Were You At ‘Toys...

As we reported last week, last week as alert was issued naming Hatzlacha Grocery Store. Now, Toys 4 U and Supreme Health Food Store...

Upstate Race Of The Year- The Rockland County Executive Election

This is the most significant election in a lifetime, and the Jewish vote is critical. No, we are not talking about the NYC mayoral...

Stadium Feeds Ramapo’s Fiscal Slide

The following is a letter in The Journal News, written by Robert I. Rhodes, Chairman of "Preserve Ramapo". After 71 percent of the public rejected...

East Ramapo Trims Tax Hike, Cuts Budget $452,000; New Vote Is June 18

East Ramapo school officials will ask voters to decide on a $209.5 million budget with a 2.8 percent tax increase next month following a...

Rockland County: Memorial Day Transit Schedule Changes

The Rockland County Department of Public Transportation released transit schedule changes for Friday, May 24 and Monday, May 27 of the Memorial Day weekend. For...

Spring Valley: Dozens Displaced After Apartment Fire

Dozens are homeless after a fire swept through a Spring Valley apartment complex, destroying some of the buildings. Firefighters say the fire started in...

Spring Valley Man Indicted For Slugging Cop

A Spring Valley man has been indicted by a Rockland County grand jury on charges of felony assault in connection with an incident involving...

Alert From Rockland County Health Dept: Measels Patient Was At Hatzlacha Grocery Store

The Rockland County Department of Health has identified a case of measles in Rockland County. During the Health Department’s investigation, it was discovered that the...

New York Had Contact With FBI During Ramapo Audit

New York State officials auditing the town of Ramapo, New York, which is now the subject of a federal investigation, had contact with federal...

East Ramapo School Budget Defeated, Orthodox-Backed Candidates Win

Voters in the East Ramapo Central School District on Tuesday defeated a budget for the third consecutive year and elected three board members who...

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets To Undergo Massive Makeover

Major renovations are almost underway at the Woodbury Common Premium Outlets. The Simon Property Group recently announced that expansion plans will include 60,000-square feet, which...

PHOTOS: Chumash Seudah In Skver Cheder In Monsey

Click HERE for photos taken at the recent Chumash Seudah at the Skver Cheder in Monsey. The Skver Rebbe was at the Seudah. (YWN Monsey...

TZB Sensors To Be Installed In Rockland Co

Areas in Rockland are expected this week to receive environmental sensors that will monitor the new Tappan Zee Bridge construction. Brian Conybeare, the special...

VIDEO: Spring Valley Village Board Trustees Vote Down Mayor Jasmin’s Budget

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Spring Valley Man Convicted In Knifepoint Robbery

A Rockland County Court jury has convicted a Spring Valley man on two counts of armed robbery and one count of criminal possession of...

PHOTOS: Tosher Rebbe Traveles To Monsey – First Trip Out Of Kiryas Tosh In...

It’s been at least four years since the Tosher Rebbe Shlita has left Kiryas Tosh in Boisbriand, but this past weekend the Rebbe took...

VIDEO: News Report About Monsey Internet Asifa

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PHOTOS: Thousands Attend Internet Asifa In Monsey

Thousands of people gathered last week to rally against the dangers of the Internet. The massive event was held in Rockland County, NY at the...

Ramapo, NY: FBI Raids Town Hall, Seizes Documents, Hard Drives

FBI agents cleared employees from a suburban town hall Wednesday, then began a search related to a federal investigation, a bureau spokesman said. Spokesman Jim...

Monsey: Buckle Up New York Enforcement Efforts

The Town of Ramapo Police Department is participating in the "Buckle Up New York" seat belt enforcement program once again this year. The program...

Monsey: Three-Year-Old Child Struck By Vehicle; Taken To Trauma Center

On Wednesday afternoon, Monsey Hatzolah and the Ramapo Police responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Rita Avenue in...

Rockland County D.A. Extends Amnesty Program for Homeowners Who Illegally Filed for Tax Break

When Rockland County District Attorney Thomas Zugibe revealed in February that an investigation uncovered numerous cases of homeowners illegally filing for the STAR property...

Sweeping Fraud Uncovered in Star Program; Amnesty Expires April 1st

Rockland County District Attorney Thomas P. Zugibe today announced a unique amnesty program to allow STAR program violators to pay up and avoid criminal...

Spring Valley: Councilman Friedman Announces Run For Mayor

Ramapo Councilman Daniel Friedman, a Spring Valley resident for 13 years, has announced his candidacy to be the next Mayor of the Village of...

Tragedy In Monsey: Mrs. Mindy Lapides R”L Killed In Car Crash

YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of Mrs. Mindy Lapides (76) from Monsey, who was R"L killed in a crash on...

Join ‘The Shmuz’ at a Melava Malka this Motzei Shabbos in Monsey

   Neveh Zion is proud to present a Melava Malka featuring Rabbi Benzion Shafier of "The Shmuz". The Melava Malka will take place...

PLEASE USE CAUTION WITH MENORAH’S: Two Fires Destroy Homes In Lakewood & Monsey

The homes belonging to two Frum families were destroyed by fires Thursday night - one in Lakewood, and one in Monsey. The Lakewood fire broke...

Monsey 7-Eleven Becomes First In U.S. To Offer Kosher Hot Dogs

As MonseyScoop.com reported earlier this week, 7-Eleven in Monsey is the first in the nation to go kosher. The 7-Eleven on College Road in...

URGENT: Monsey Hatzolah Lines Back Up & Running [UPDATED 11:50PM EST]

Monsey Hatzolah has advised YWN that their emergency lines are back in operation. Please use the regular number if you have a medical emergency....

Report: Vishnitzer Rebbe Of Monsey May Boycott Siyum HaShas

According to a Kikar Shabbat report, the Vishnitzer Rebbe from Monsey Shlita may boycott the main Siyum HaShas because “Zionist rabbis” are expected to...

PHOTOS: Large Structure Fire In Spring Valley Damages 20 Apts

A late morning fire Wednesday damaged several apartments in the Raymond Castle Apartments at 500 East Funston Avenue in the Village of Spring Valley. Police...