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Israel – Rabbi of Belz Okays Internet Use – But Only for Business

Israel - The leader of the Belz community recently took the unusual step of explaining to his followers conditions for using the Internet.   Rabbi Yissachar Dov Rokeach warned of the dangers of the...

Manhattan, NY – Famous Kosher Bakery Being Desplaced

Manhattan, NY - The widely known Gertel's Bakery, the last renowned kosher bakery on the Lower East Side, is about to being displaced and make way for condominiums on that place. Located at 53 Hes...

Brooklyn, NY +Fire in Nursing Home+

Brooklyn, NY +Fire in Nursing Home+ Fire Department is on the scene of a fire in the basement laundry room of a 7 story nursing home at 2340 Cropsey Avenue between Bay 34th and 35th Streets, sprinkler...

South Korea – Scientists Have Developed Cancer-Killing Virus

South Korea - South Korean scientists have said they have developed a new genetically altered strain of virus which is highly efficient in targeting and killing cancer cells. The new therapy deve...

Manhattan, NY +Serious MVA+

Manhattan, NY +Serious MVA+ A serious motor vehicle accident in Midtown Manhattan on 47th Street, Hatzolah on the scene are requesting back up and an ambulance to respond code-1.

Asbury Park, NJ +Schools Closed Down after Shooting on the Street

Asbury Park, NJ - Public and private schools in Asbury Park have closed down after a high school student was shot on a street corner. Police say Tylik Pugh was placed on life support to save his o...

Lakewood, NJ – NAACP Leader Wants Audit

Lakewood, NJ - A local NAACP leader delivered a letter to school board members during their board meeting, in which he called for a state investigation into district finances. "A full audit of quest...

Monsey, NY – Meat Market Fined for Sanitary Violations

Monsey, NY - The Rockland Board of Health took action against a local meat market that violated the county's sanitary code. They fined Main Street Take Out Inc. operator, Meal Mart, 41C Main St., ...

London – Mayor Wins Appeal in Case Sparked by His Anti-Semitic Comments

London - London Mayor Ken Livingstone won an appeal against a disciplinary panel ruling that said he had brought his office into disrepute by comparing a Jewish reporter to a Nazi camp guard.  Hig...

Staten Island, NY – Ex-Cop Arrested for Fake ID

Staten Island, NY - A former cop who carried a fake badge and a fake police ID card in his wallet faces criminal charges after he left the wallet in a grocery store. Walter Clemens, 56, found hims...

Sommerville, MA – Naturei Karta Rabbis Urge Yes Vote on Human Rights Questions

Sommerville, MA - Some Naturei Karta rabbis came to Somerville to announce their campaign on behalf of a public policy which will be on local ballots in November. They aim to persuade Somerville citiz...

Brooklyn, NY +Garage Fire+

Brooklyn, NY +Garage Fire+ Fire Department on the scene for a garage fire at 2507 Avenue "J" Hatzolah also responding.

Brooklyn, NY – Driver Arrested After Leaving Child on Bus

Brooklyn, NY - A four-year-old boy was left unattended on a Brooklyn school bus, when the bus driver dropped his classmates off at the Ysdhiva Chaim Berlin in Midwood and parked the bus on Avenue "Z" ...

Manhattan, NY +Major Delays on Amtrak & LIRR+

Manhattan, NY +Major Delays on Amtrak & LIRR+ Due to a smoke condition in one of the Amtrak's East River tunnels under NY, on Amtrak & LIRR is currently experiencing major delays in and out of...

Brooklyn, NY +Pedestrian Struck+

Brooklyn, NY +Pedestrian Struck+ A motor vehicle accident with a female that was struck by the Williamsburg bus on Dahil Road and 38th Street, Hatzolah on the scene requesting medics and the NYPD to r...

Hinsdale IL – Teens Who Painted Swastikas on School Walls Sentenced

Hinsdale IL - Two Hinsdale teens who spray-painted swastikas and an anti-Semitic slur on a wall at their school were sentenced to one year of probation and ordered to perform 30 hours of community ser...

New York – O&R Gas Rate Increase Approved by State

New York - If you live in Orange and Rockland Utilities territory and are a natural gas user, your residential rate will be going up by an average of $1.36 per month beginning on November 1. The ...

George Soros Takes Aim at Israel

Billionaire investor George Soros is leading a move to stitch together an American Jewish political lobby that is "anti-Israel.” Soros, who spent millions attempting to defeat President Bush in 20...

Flatbush, Brooklyn, NY +MVA+

Flatbush, Brooklyn, NY +MVA+ A motor vehicle accident on Coney Island Avenue and Avenue "O" Hatzolah responding.

Swan Lake, NY – Skulener Rebbe In The Catskills

Swan Lake, NY - After undergoing specialized surgery in Los Angeles, Rabbi Yisroel Avrohom Portugal, revered Skulener Rebbe, returned to New York, after three months of recuperation, but instead of re...