Monsey: Child Struck By Vehicle In Serious Condition

A child is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Monsey on Motzei Shabbos. It happened at around 8:00PM on Remsen Avenue...

SUSPECT HAD ANTI-SEMITIC JOURNAL – READ WHAT HE WROTE: Stabbing Suspect Charged With “Federal...

A man accused of storming into a rabbi’s home and stabbing five people as they celebrated Chanukah in an Orthodox Jewish community north of...

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...

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...

EXPOSED: Anti Semitic Mayor Of Spring Valley Promised To ‘ Vote Against Any Building...

The following is via LoHud.com: Mayor Demeza Delhomme pledged to vote against all building permit applications by Jewish developers to retaliate against Jews for supporting...

TEHILLIM – Serious Crash On Garden State Parkway – 12 High School Girls Hospitalized

At least 10 girls were injured - one seriously - in a Friday morning crash in New Jersey. Sources tell YWN that a van full...

NYS Health Officials Confirm First Case of EV-D68 in Rockland County Child

Commissioner of Health Patricia Schnabel Ruppert, DO, FAAFP, announced on Tuesday the first confirmed case of Enterovirus (EV-D68) in Rockland County.  The case, confirmed...

ALERT – New York State Police ‘Speed-Week Crackdown’ Is Underway

The New York State Police will conduct a week-long enforcement initiative to crack down on speeding and aggressive drivers across the state. The “Speed Week”...

Agudath Israel: East Ramapo Report and Recommendations ‘Undermine Integrity of Democratic Process’

The report and recommendations issued on December 14 by the state-appointed Monitors of the East Ramapo Central School District have elicited an expression of...

PHOTOS: Project Refuah In The United States: Girls And Boys Shabbos Overnights

It was a recipe for success, a double helping. The material trappings: a mansion in Monsey, with beautiful surroundings, including a magnificent fully-equipped shul on...

Agudath Israel Opposes Bill Imposing Monitor on East Ramapo School District

Below is the text of a letter sent by Rabbi Chaim Dovid Zwiebel, Executive Vice President of Agudath Israel of America, to Governor Andrew...

Is A Hunt The Answer When Bears Start Getting Bolder?

Tom Bradley had grown accustomed to seeing black bears walk through his Connecticut neighborhood, but this month he was alarmed to find something trying...

Ramapo: Fact Sheet: NYS Comptroller Furnished Misleading Information on Town Finances

Ramapo, NY - On Monday afternoon the Supervisor received a telephone call from the Office of the New York State Comptroller indicating that the...

TEHILLIM – Child In Pomona Pulled From Swimming Pool In Critical Condition

A child is in critical condition after she was pulled from a swimming pool in Pomona (near Monsey) on Tuesday afternoon. Rockkand Hatzolah rushed the...

Rockland – Ed Commissioner Annuls Yeshiva’s Lease Of Hillcrest Elementary School

New York State Education Commissioner King has annulled the lease of Hillcrest Elementary School to Congregation Yeshiva Avir Yakov of New Square, saying that...

Rockland – Lacorte Calls For Structural Change In Another Yiddish Mailer

Rockland County Executive Candidate Dagan Lacorte sent out another mailer aimed at Orthodox Jewish community voters. The Yiddish/ English mailer (seen below) notes how...

Multiple Injuries In Crash On Palisades Parkway

Numerous people were injured after a crash on the Palisades Parkway, Thursday afternoon. It happened at around 3:30PM heading from Monsey towards NY near Exit...

VIDEO: Skverer Dayan Joins Divers O Hudson To Be Mispallel For Recovery Of Body

The search for a missing New Square resident continued on Monday morning in and along the Hudson River. Today, the Skvrer Dayan, Hagaon HaRav Sholom...

SHOCK: NY Lawmaker Questions Legitimacy of Orthodox Jewish Voters

A majority of the 9 Board members of the East Ramapo Central School District in Rockland County, NY, are Orthodox Jewish. They recently won...

BREAKING NEWS: Aron Wieder Has Just Resigned As Majority Leader From The Rockland County...

"In a surprising and unexpected move, Rockland County Legislator Aron Weider submitted his resignation as the Leguislature's Majority Leader. "A short while ago, I submitted...

Rockland – County Executive Candidate Demands Investigation over County Appointment

On Monday, Suffern Mayor Dagan Lacorte demanded a state investigation into Vandergate, Rockland Executive Scott Vanderhoef's outrageous attempt to install longtime political crony Sean...

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...

PHOTOS: MVA On Maple Ave & Herrick Ave In Monsey

Hatzolah and Spring Hill Ambulance Service were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident, at the intersection of Maple Avenue and Herrick Avenue, Thursday evening....

Important Statement From Family Of Rav Zushe Blech Z’L Regarding Establishments Under His Supervision

The following statement was given to YWN by the family of Rabbi Zushe Blech Z"L - one of the world’s leading kashrus experts -...

Mahwah Eruv: Town Response To Jewish Community Stirs Anti-Semitism Fears

Thin strips of PVC piping on utility poles around a New Jersey town have stirred worries that an Orthodox Jewish community just across the...

Rockland Chaveirim Trains For Searches With Camp Yagilu [PHOTOS]

As a follow-up to the help that Chaveirim of Rockland County offered to YAGILU last week, when one of their campers went missing while...

HELP COPING WITH TRAGEDY: Project Chai Hosts Community-Wide Call Tonight In Response to Greenwood...

The Jewish community is reeling with heartbreak following the tragic news of Reb Dovid Traube’s, z”l,  drowning in Greenwood Lake yesterday. In response to the numerous...

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...

PHOTO: Gas Pump In Spring Valley Explodes After Being Hit By Truck

A gas pump in Spring Valley exploded yesterday after being hit by truck. The owner of the Mobil Exxon station on Route 59 in Spring...

BREAKING: Rocks Thrown At Belzer Cheder Bus In Spring Valley; One Child Injured [PHOTOS]

It was a frightening few moments on a bus packed with Yeshiva children, Tuesday afternoon, when the school-bus was pelted with stones. Sources tell YWN...

Rockland Nursing Home Continues To Cost County Millions

It cost Rockland County over $14 million to subsidize the county’s Summit Park nursing home and hospital. County officials would like to privatize them. County...

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...

Rockland – Lacorte Reaches Out To Jewish Voters With Yiddish Mailer

Democratic Rockland County Executive candidate, Dagan Lacorte has, so far, not managed to secure his name on the September ballot, after being pushed off...

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