ELECTION RESULTS: Flatbush Spared From Disaster: ‘Flatbush Flop’ Loses to Jewish Community-Backed Farah Louis

The race for the NYC City Council seat vacated by Jumaane Williams is over. The winner is Farah Louis, the Deputy Chief of Staff and Budget...

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Hudson River [VIDEOS]

A small seaplane conducted an emergency landing in the Hudson River in Rockland County on Tuesday evening. Police from Piermont and Orangetown were on scene...

NYPD Training Official Testifies Officer Used Banned Chokehold in Eric Garner Death

The New York Police Department official in charge of training new recruits said Tuesday that the restraint technique an officer used on Eric Garner...

EPIC FAIL: Hecklers Drown Out DeBlasio’s Pre-2020 Announcement Event INSIDE Trump Tower [VIDEOS]

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio staged a chaotic news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower on Monday in which he touted...

Levaya of Rebbizten Rochel Leah Brudny A”H

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Rebbizten Rochel Leah Brudny A"H, the wife of Hagaon HaRav Shmuel Brudny ZATZAL, Rosh Yeshiva...

VIRAL VIDEO: Filthy NYC Subway Car: Mayor Blames MTA, Who Blame NYPD, Who Blame…

Video of garbage piled up on a subway car has gone viral on social media. Subway riders are livid after seeing the dirty conditions and now want to see accountability.

ACHDUS: Councilman Chaim Deutsch and Councilman Kalman Yeger Write Joint Letter To Community

Dear Neighbor, As you may know, there is a Special Election today, May 14th, for the 45th City Council District to replace Jumaane Williams.  Although...

NYC Health Dept Closes Yeshiva of Central Queens; Measles Outbreak STILL Growing

The NYC Health Department announced Monday that it has closed Yeshiva of Central Queens for failing to comply with an Order of the Health...

MAILBAG: An Open Letter To My Fellow Mothers in Flatbush

‎I never wrote like this before but as a mother of daughters, I feel compelled to speak out. I got a call last week from...

WATCH: Interview With Hasidic Jewish Man Viciously Assaulted in Williamsburg

The victim of a recent anti-Semitic hate crime in Williamsburg, Brooklyn spoke exclusively with CBS2's Lisa Rozner about his harrowing ordeal. As reported on YWN,...

SLOW DOWN: Cuomo Signs Bill Increasing School Zone Speed Cameras in New York City

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo invoked a mother’s instinct to protect as he signed legislation on Mother’s Day that expands the number of speed...

WATCH: Protesters Shut Down FDR Drive as NYPD Officer in Eric Garner Death Goes...

Several protesters were blocking rush-hour traffic on the FDR Drive Monday morning, as the disciplinary trial gets underway for the NYPD officer accused in connection...

WATCH: NYPD Uses Virtual Reality to Train For Active Shooter Scenarios

The following is via ABC7 NY: Imagine the possibilities if the NYPD could conduct active shooter training drills at the World Trade Center? Now because of...

MAILBAG: Sullivan County Resident Has Message To Jewish Anti-Vaxxers Heading Upstate This Summer

My name is Nicole Rogerson, I live in upstate New York in Sullivan County with my husband and three children, in a area that...

Williamsburg: NYPD Commits to Step Up Efforts to Deter Copycat Anti-Semitic Crimes [VIDEO &...

In a span of three days, two Jewish residents of Williamsburg have been physically assaulted in unprovoked incidents because of their appearance as Chasidic...

HATE IN BORO PARK: Teens Yell “I Love Hitler!” at Hasidic Family on Shabbos

A Hasidic man walking with his four sons (aged 7 to 14) from Shul on Shabbos morning was harassed by a couple of high...

Williamsburg: Worker Critically Hurt In Shaftway Fall At Building Site

Officials say a construction worker tumbled down a roughly 10-foot (3-meter) shaftway at a Brooklyn building site and is hospitalized with critical injuries. He fell...

Judge: Trial of White NYPD Officer in Chokehold Death of Black Man Can Proceed

A judge cleared the way Thursday for a disciplinary trial to begin next week for the white New York City police officer accused in...

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