WATCH: NY Gov Cuomo Visits Rabbi Rottenberg’s House – BUT HE JUST SIGNED BAIL...

As could have been expected, NY Governor Cuomo was bright and early for this mornings photo-op at the home of Rabbi Rottenberg. Cuomo said Sunday...

Tehillim Still Needed For Yeshiva Boy Struck By Vehicle In Monsey With Critical Injuries

Please continue to be the Mispallel for 14-year-old Alter Shimon Yecheskel ben Rochel Chana, who was struck by a vehicle in Monsey last Thursday night....

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...

VIDEO AND PHOTOS: Large Forest Fire Near Monsey – Smoke And Smell Of Fire...

Two wildfires have burned hundreds of acres in Harriman State Park, and residents in Monsey / Rockland County were reporting that the smell of...

FOUND! Missing Boy Found After Missing Nearly 24 Hours In Vermont Forest

The search in Vermont for a missing Yeshiva Boy has ended without incident. 15-year-old Shmuel Rabinowitz was spotted in the Killington Vermont forest by a...

Monsey: Westchester Medical Center Signs Joint Venture With Good Samaritan Hospital

Westchester Medical Center and the Bon Secours Charity Health System (BSCHS) announced a ground-breaking commitment to high-quality care as close to home as possible...

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...

Agudah Advocates For Zoning Change To Allow Houses Of Worship In Rockland County Village

The delicate balance between zoning laws and religious accommodation was once again the subject of discussion at a planning hearing held on June 28th...

East Ramapo To Split With Firm After Lawyer’s Profane Outburst

Less than a week after an East Ramapo school district attorney’s profanity-laced outburst went viral, the school board decided Monday night to split from...

Petira of HaRav Yoseph Herman ZT”L, Trailblazer in Educating Thousands in Chodosh/Yoshon

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of Rabbi Yoseph Herman ZT"L of Sylvan Road in Monsey. A levaya was held on...

Man Stable After Poisonous Snake Bite In Rockland Park

A person was bitten by a poisonous snake at the Rockland County Park, in what oficals are calling a rare incident. The man, who is...

GOOD NEWS: Monsey Stabbing Victim Opens His Eyes, Breathing On His Own

Bichasdei Hashem, there is a slight improvement in the condition of Monsey stabbing victim R' Yosef Neiman. Sources tell YWN that he has opened...

MEASLES UPDATE MOTZEI SHABBOS: Lakewood, Brooklyn, Monsey, Chicago, Miami And Other Info

LAKEWOOD, NJ: The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) has released a statement that the number of confirmed cases of measles in Lakewood has gone up. There...

Video of Interest: Hasidic IDF’er Explains to Satmarer in Monsey Why Jews Need a...

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Flight Turns Around After Hitting Bird Over NY

A JetBlue flight headed to Florida had to turn around after it struck a bird shortly after takeoff from an airport in New York...

MONSEY AREA: Healthy Neighborhood Program Provides Free Smoke Alarms to Eligible Residents

In light of the recent tragic fire in Brooklyn, the Rockland County Department of Health's Healthy Neighborhood Program encourages residents to correctly install smoke alarms...

New Square: Police Arrest Four Teens For Throwing Eggs At Jewish Pedestrians

Four teens were arrested after they were caught driving around New Square and throwing eggs at the Orthodox Jewish pedestrians, At approximately 2:38AM, the Ramapo...

IS THIS A FIRST? Hasidic School In Monsey Celebrates Israel And Aliyah; Amb. Dayan...

In one of the Hasidic Yiddish-speaking Cheders in Monsey, NY a farewell (goodbye) party was held by fellow classmates and the principal for a...

Mahwah, NJ Moving To Undo Damage From Ordinances Targeting Orthodox Jews

Some recent moves by a New Jersey town could signal a shift in a dispute with Orthodox Jewish groups that has already prompted state...

TEHILLIM – Child In Serious Conditon After Struck By Taxi In Monsey

A 6-year old boy is in serious condition after being struck by a Taxi in Monsey. Rockland Hatzolah received multiple calls at around 5:22PM on...

Jewish Man Critically Injured When Stabbed While Walking To Shul In Monsey

An Orthodox Jewish man is in critical condition after he was stabbed multiple times on Wednesday morning. Sources tell YWN that the incident happened at...

Op-Ed: And You Want To Know Why They Hate Us?! [WATCH THIS VIDEO]

If anyone want's to know why they hate Jews in Monsey / Ramapo, simply watch the video below. The Spring Valley Fire Department responded to...

Two Ramapo Officers Hit In DWI Crash

Early Saturday morning, police officers from the Ramapo and Suffern Police Departments were stopped along the north side of Route 59 about 1/10 of...

Get A Free Slurpee Today At 7-11

7-Eleven is marking its 86th birthday with its annual free Slurpee day today. It has become a tradition on July 11, or 7/11, participating 7-Eleven...

Protest Planned for East Ramapo Schools Meeting

The Save Our Schools Coalition announced a "peaceful protest" 6:45 p.m. Monday at the East Ramapo School District administration building at 105 South Madison...

WATCH: Rockland County Legislators Awards Chaverim of Rockland Volunteers For Fire Rescue

Rockland County Legislator Aron Wieder (District 13) presented members of the local Chaverim of Rockland a volunteer emergency services organization and a Spring Valley...

Rockland S.A.V.E.S. Lives Program Announced To Entice More Volunteer Firefighters, EMTs

A new program was announced today in the hopes to entice more people to sign up as volunteer firefighters and EMTs in Rockland County. The...

Yeshiva Boy Struck By Vehicle In Monsey Still Critical; To Undergo Emergency Spinal Surgery...

Please continue to be the Mispallel for 14-year-old Alter Shimon Yecheskel ben Rochel Chana, who was struck by a vehicle in Monsey last Thursday night. As...

POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER: Rockland Chaverim Annual Bike Registration

As YWN Monsey reported earlier, forecasters are predicting some nasty weather in the area over the next few days. We have been informed of...