Michigan Bans Flavored E-Cigarettes A Day After New York

Michigan banned the sale of flavored e-cigarettes on Wednesday, the latest state to act following hundreds of serious breathing issues in people using vaping...

Flatbush: Bullets Hit Jewish-Owned Vehicle During Shootout

A Jewish-owned vehicle was hit by gunfire in Flatbush on Wednesday night. It happened at around 9:00PM in the vicinity of 3554 Nostrand Avenue near...

Boro Park Shomrim Meet With NYPD Brass, Forging Even Closer Working Relationships [PHOTOS]

Boro Park Shomrim hosted an impressive lineup of NYPD brass at their headquarters, Wednesday afternoon. The meeting focused on the recent spike in hate crimes,...

OFFICIALLY BANNED: New York State Has Banned Flavored E-Cigarettes

New York became the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes Tuesday, a move that comes as federal health officials investigate a...

WATCH LEVAYA LIVE: Petira Of Hagaon HaRav Elimelech Bluth ZATZAL, Posek And Talmud Muvhak...

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of Hagaon HaRav Elimelech Bluth ZATZAL, Rav of Khal Ahavas Achim in Kensington and a meshamesh...

Suspect Dead After NYPD Officer Is Shot on Staten Island [UPDATED]

An NYPD Officer was shot in Staten Island on Tuesday morning. It happened at around 8:45AM at Vanderblit Ave near Prince Street. The officer was rushed...

No New Measles Cases Reported In Fading US Outbreak

The nation’s worst measles epidemic in 27 years could be in its final stages as a week went by with no new reported cases. “To...

Flatbush: Three-Alarm Fire On Parkville Ave Near East 8 STreet [VIDEO & PHOTOS]

Firefighters were battling a three alarm blaze in a private home in Midwood, Monday night. At around 9:00PM the FDNY arrived at the scene at...

HATE IN ROCKLAND: NY State Police Investigating Swastikas At Starbucks Near Monsey

NY Governor Cuomo has ordered the NY State Police Hate Crimes Task Force to investigate after swastikas found carved into bathroom door at Starbucks...

VIRAL VIDEO: Jewish Woman Assaulted In Target Department Store In Flatbush

A video viral on social media is making waves in the Jewish community, Monday afternoon. The video shows what appears to be an Orthodox Jewish...

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WATCH IT: Man Chokes Williamsburg Shomrim Member, Gets Arrested Minutes Later

A man was arrested after he choked a Williamsburg Shomrim on Monday morning. It happened on Warsoff Place near Flushing and Park Avenues at around...

Many Chareidim Heading Back To Vote – Some Delayed in NYC

Many chareidim abroad are adhering to instruction from Gedolei Torah in Eretz Yisrael, returning home to vote in the election for 22nd Knesset on...

Flatbush: Man Crashes Car Into Funeral Home On Avenue U, Flees Scene [VIDEO]

Police are looking for a driver who crashed into a Brooklyn funeral home and then ran off. The crash happened around 3:00AM Monday morning at...

Two-Year-Old Child Pulled From Pool In Woodmere

Tragedy was B"H averted on Sunday afternoon, after a child nearly drowned in Woodmere. Rockaway-Nassau Hatzolah was dispatched to reports of a 2-year-old that was...

New York Moves To Enact Statewide Flavored E-Cig Ban

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is pushing to enact a statewide ban on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes amid growing health concerns connected to...

HATE IN FLATBUSH: Swastikas Found At School Yard

The NYPD is investigating another hate incident, this one in Flatbush. Sources tell YWN that two swastikas were found in the park at a public...

New App Lets New Yorkers Send In Crime Tips From Smartphones

A new smartphone app is giving people a modern way to send anonymous tips to the New York Police Department. The NYPD CrimeStoppers app unveiled...

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