Sunday, December 4, 2022

Breaking News

New York City – Famous Jewish Philanthropist Killed In Accident

New York City - Andrea Bronfman, wife of former Seagrams chairman Charles Bronfman, has reportedly been killed in a traffic accident in New York City.The Bronfmans, whose father Sam founded the Seagra...

Extreme Real Estate, Brooklyn Style

Brooklyn - Two rival developers in the fast-gentrifying Dumbo neighborhood in Brooklyn have gone to battle across the lot line of their properties. On one side is David Walentas, the tenacious visiona...

New York – Historic Synagogue May Be Demolished

New York - Yesterdays part of the roof collapse at the historic Lower East Side synagogue at 87 Rivington Street -The First Roumanian-American Congregation-, has created the possibility that the 19th-...

New York – UN To Hold Series Of Events In Memory Of Holocaust Victims

New York - Over six decades after the liberation of the Nazi death camps began, the United Nations this week will hold a series of solemn events culminating on Friday with the first universal observan...

Pedestrian Dies in Car Crash Police Link to Alcohol

New York - 25-year-old graduate student Hannah Engle was struck and killed by a drunken driver early yesterday in a hit-and run accident as she was crossing 14th Street and 2nd Avenue with friends in ...

Deaborn, Mich. – Ford Announces New Cuts

Deaborn, Mich. - Ford Motor announced a revamping plan today that will cut at least 25,000 jobs and close 14 plants and other facilities by 2012.

Manhattan +Major Delivery On F.D.R. Drive, Causing Traffic Delays+

Manhattan +Major Delivery On F.D.R. Drive, Causing Traffic Delays+ At the F.D.R. Drive at 96th Street near the exit ramp, a woman is giving birth in an auto on the ramp, PD and EMS are on the scene, e...

Tribourgh Bridge +All Lanes Subject To Closure+

Tribourgh Bridge +All Lanes Subject To Closure+ A vehicle on fire at the Tribourgh Bridge Manhattan/Bronx bound is causing heavy traffic delays on the span out of Queens, and all lanes are subject to ...

Baby Boom In Borough Park

Borough Park is the baby-boom capital of the New York. The heavily Orthodox Jewish Brooklyn neighdorhood recorded 4,523 births in 2004, by far the most in the city. The birth rate was 24.4 per 1000 re...

Staten Island – Woman And Kids Saved From Major Accidernt.

Staten Island - Two moms and their three babies narrowly avoided tragedy yesterday when their car crashed on the Staten Island Expressway. Rachel Boyer, 23, of Lakewood, N.J., was driving with her two...

New Hempstead +Working Fire+

New Hempstead +Working Fire+ A fire in the basment of a large 2 story 60x40 unkn type structure at 6 Red Oak Lane, has heavy smoke showing from the eves, FD checking for extension, fast team from Thie...

New York +Winter Storm Warning+

New York +Winter Storm Warning+ A winter weather warning has been issued for Rockland, Orange, Putnam and Sullivan Counties for later tonight through monday, a few inches of snow along with some ice.

Manhattan +Synagogue Structure Collapse+

Manhattan +Synagogue Structure Collapse+ FD calling a 10-60 -major emergency response- in regards to a roof that collapsed of the 4 story 25x60 building on the Lower East Side at 87 Rivington Street n...

Manhattan +Plane Down East River+

Manhattan +Plane Down The Water+ A small plane is down in Manhattan in the water of the East River at 23rd Street. NYPD ESU, aviation and Harbor units are all enroute. U/D: 11:08 ESU on the scene rep...

NYC – Mayor Bloomberg Insisted, The City Does Not Impose Ticket-Writing Quotas

NYC - Mayor Bloomberg, insisted that the city does not impose ticket-writing quotas on its cops - just "performance standards" - despite a contrary ruling by a city arbitrator this week."There are not...

NYC Mayoral Aide Weighs Race Against State Senator, And Has Backing Of Brooklyn Conservatives

A potential candidate to oppose state Sen. Diane Savino has scooped up support from Brooklyn Conservatives but has yet to touch base with Staten Island party leaders. Brooklynite Fred Kreizman, 28, ci...

Woodbury – Home Sales Boom By Hasidic And Orthodox Buyers

Woodbury - A continuing wave of Hasidic and Orthodox families and investors are buying homes in the tree-lined neighborhoods of Woodbury, that surrounds the much more urban and densely populated Villa...

Williamsburg +Youngster Gets Beaten By Perps+

Williamsburg +Youngster Gets Beaten By Perps+ Early Sunday about 3:00 in the morning, while 2 young boys were walking on Ross Street between Lee and Bedford Avenu's, two perps jumped from a vehicle an...

Flatbush +Fire At Synagouge+

Flatbush +Fire At Synagouge+ A fire broke out during Shabbos at the synagouge in Flatbush on East 19th Street and Kings Highway, FD called the fire suspicious.

Williamsburg +Carbon Monoxide Incident+

Williamsburg +Carbon Monoxide Incident+ A high carbon monoxide reading of appox 150 PPM in a 2 story 75x75 brick synagouge/school at 212 Williamsburg Street East between Lee Avenue and Marcy Avenue as...