Op-Ed: Anti-Semitism In Jackson, New Jersey

Against the backdrop of rising Anti-Semitism in America, I was surprised this week when Dr. Richard Roberts, a major GOP donor who gave over...

Cuomo Wants Quicker Process For Closing New York Prisons

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is recommending a proposal that would give him the ability to close state prisons on a faster timeline. The measure...

NYPD Officer Struck, Injured After Man Reverses Vehicle

A New York City police officer was injured when a man pinned him between his car and the patrol vehicle Tuesday night. NYPD officers conducted...

Cuomo Budget Proposal Calls For Medicaid Savings, Pot Sales

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled a $178 billion state budget proposal Tuesday that includes a plan to create a team tasked with reining...

IS LOT POLISH AIRLINES PROFILING JEWS? Firsthand Testimony Of Jewish Profiling, Disappearing Hand Luggage

A passenger on a recent flight tells YWN about the extremely disturbing experience she had with LOT Polish Airlines from JFK to Israel with...

POLL: Declining Support For New York’s INSANE Bail Changes

A new Siena College poll released Tuesday found declining support for recent changes to New York’s bail law. The new law, which eliminates money bail...

Chaim Deustch Is Running For Congress – Here’s How He Can Win

NYC Councilman Chaim Deutsch has filed paperwork to run for Congress in in New York's 9th District. He hopes to unseat Democrat Yvette Clark,...

NEW SENTENCING ORDERED: Sheldon Silver’s Corruption Conviction Is Partially Overturned

An appeals court has upheld former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's corruption conviction but ordered a resentencing after reversing his conviction on some...

Boro Park Scammer Arrested – Thanks To Joint Efforts By NYPD And Shomrim

After a coordinated investigation by the NYPD and Boro Park Shomrim, the suspect who has scammed more than a dozen victims out of thousands...

Flatbush: Child R”L Killed In Fire On Ocean Parkway [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

A child was R"L killed in a fast-moving fire in Flatbush, Monday night. It happened at around 10:30PM at 757 Ocean Parkway near Foster Avenue. FDNY...

Staten Island: Massive Fire Scorches 6 Row Houses [VIDEO & PHOTOS]

A fast-moving five-alarm fire severely damaged six row houses in Staten Island on Monday, displacing more than 30 people and causing minor injuries. John Sudnik,...

Cuomo Set To Announce Special Election Despite Legal Fight

Gov. Andrew Cuomo appears ready to set an April 28 special election — the same day as the state’s presidential primary — to fill...

NYC: Three Fatal Fires Overnight, 2 of Them Suspicious; Man Found Bound, Burned In...

Three men died in separate fires around the city, and officials say two of those fires are suspicious. A house that under construction burned in...

ALERT: Boro Park Shomrim Warn Of Scammer Claiming Cars Hit Him, Threatens To Sue...

A scammer is on the loose in Boro Park, and Shomrim are warning the community to be vigilant and not fall prey. The individual seen...

ICE Ups Ante In Standoff With NYC: ‘This Is Not A Request’

Federal authorities are turning to a new tactic in the escalating conflict over New York City’s so-called sanctuary policies, issuing four “immigration subpoenas” to...

ICE Leader Blames ‘Sanctuary’ Policies For NYC Killing

The country’s top immigration official blamed the “sanctuary policies” of New York City on Friday for the assault and killing of a 92-year-old woman,...

Over 250 Organizations & Non Profits Attend FJCC Security Grants Seminar [PHOTOS]

On Monday evening, over 250 packed the auditorium of Yeshiva Ahavas Torah in Flatbush, as representatives from shuls, yeshivas, camps and nonprofit institutions around...

NY Assemblyman Simcha Eichenstein Hosts “Hate Crimes” Grant Funding Workshop For Summer Camps

The Securing Communities Against Hate Crimes grant program was founded as an innovative measure by Governor Andrew Cuomo in 2017. In 2019, Assemblyman Simcha...

Weekend Winter Storm To Bring Snow, Ice And Rain

A winter storm Saturday into Saturday night will likely begin as snow all across the region, then turn to ice and/or rain at times,...

Monsey Stabbing Attack Suspect Pleads Not Guilty

The man charged in an attack at a suburban New York Hanukkah celebration that left five people wounded, one critically, pleaded not guilty to...

VIRAL VIDEO: Rockland Sheriff Vehicle Hits Hasidic Female Pedestrian In New Square

The attached video has gone viral on Thursday. The video was taken from a security camera footage in New Square, and has Wednesday's date and...

WATCH: NYPD Traffic Enforcement Vehicle Drives On Sidewalk On 14th Ave In Boro Park

An NYPD Traffic enforcement vehicle was captured on camera driving on a sidewalk in Boro Park. The video, provided to YWN by BP24, shows the...

LA-Bound Flight Returns To Newark After Flames Seen By Wing

A United Airlines jetliner headed for Los Angeles returned to New Jersey’s Newark Liberty International Airport early Thursday after flames were seen near a...

Flatbush: Person Fatally Struck By MTA Bus On Flatbush Ave

An NYPD investigation is underway after a person was fatally struck by an MTA bus in Flatbush. It happened just after 9:00AM at Flatbush Avenue...

THE INSANITY GROWS: New Yorkers May Soon Pay For Lawyers To Represent Illegal Immigrants

First New York gave drivers licenses to illegal immigrants, and now the next step. Individuals facing deportation would have a statutory right to a lawyer...

Experts Advise Synagogues On Use Of Armed Security Personnel

Jewish congregations opting to deploy armed security personnel in the wake of deadly attacks on synagogues should — if possible -- use uniformed law...

WATCH: NYPD Releases New Footage Of Hasidic Man Punched In The Face On 13th...

The NYPD has released additional footage in an anti-Semitic attack on Chanukah i9n Boro Park. As YWN had reported, on Wednesday, December 25, at approximately...

NY Officials Warn Of Rising Flu Cases, Hospitalizations

New York state says it’s seeing more reported cases of influenza so far this season than in recent years. The state’s online flu tracker shows...

HEROES: 3 Officers Promoted For Heroism During Jersey City Terror Attack

Three police officers who have been credited with preventing further bloodshed during last month's fatal attack on a kosher market in Jersey City were...

THE NEW NYC: “Sanctuary Policy” Allowed Illegal Immigrant To Murder 92-Year-Old Woman After Attacking...

The man accused of assaulting and murdering a 92-year-old woman is believed to be in the country illegally. Reeaz Khan, a 21-year-old Guyanese national, is...

MUST WATCH: Heartwarming & Emotional Video of Darchei Torah in Far Rockaway Honoring Lifelong...

At a time when security and safety is at the forefront of conversations and consciousness in the Jewish community, a special moment occurred at...

Jewish Neighborhoods In NYC To Get 100 New Security Cameras

New York City will install 100 new security cameras in ultra-Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods in an effort to prevent anti-Semitic attacks, Mayor Bill de Blasio...

HATE: 3 Black Thugs Harass Jewish Girl On Manhattan Subway; “You People Vote For...

A 19-year-old Orthodox Jewish girl was the latest victim of an anti-Semitic incident in New York, and once again, the suspects were members of...

Authorities: Jersey City Shooters Planned Attack For Months

The two people who fatally shot a police officer then killed three people at a kosher grocery in Jersey City planned an assault for...

Secret Service Agent Fatally Shoots ‘Aggressive’ Dog In NYC

Police are investigating after a dog was shot and killed by an off-duty Secret Service agent in New York City, authorities said Tuesday. The shooting...