Wednesday, July 17, 2024

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Williamsburg +Water Main Break+

Williamsburg +Water Main Break+ Large water main break at Bedford Ave corner Flushing Ave, FD on the scene DEP has been notified of the water main break.

Williamsburg +B.Q.E. Traffic Alert+

Williamsburg +B.Q.E. Traffic Alert+ A disabled corrections bus with some prisoners on board on the eastbound of the B.Q.E. And Flushing Ave, one lane is closed, PD Highway units are requested to the s...

Man Accused Of Kapparos Chicken Death Was Busted

A man from Williamsburg was charged with animal cruelty for causing the deaths of 35 chickens meant for slaughter in a kapparos ritual and keeping 307 more in squalid conditions with many of them cove...

Williamsburg +M/D Fire+

Williamsburg +M/D Fire+ A fire in a multiple dwelling at 583 Flushing Ave between Lee Ave and Marcy Ave, FD and PD are on the scene reporting some injuries.

Flatbush +Overturned Vehicle+

Flatbush +Overturned Vehicle+ A MVA with an overturned auto and an RMP on Ocean Ave and Ave P, Hatzolah responding, ESU requested to upright. U/D: 08:23 Hatzolah was canceled due to EMS being on the ...

Two Brooklyn Leaders To Directly Benefit From Mayor Bloomberg’s Election Victory

. Councilman Simcha Felder is poised to take a job in the Bloomberg administration and Assemblyman Dov Hikind is considering running for Felder's vacant seat.Felder wouldn't reveal what his new post ...

French Jews Worry Violence May Spread

As France was plunged into a state of emergency after nearly two weeks of rioting by poor and disenfranchised immigrant youth, some Jewish leaders worried that the uprising could morph into anti-Semit...

In The Elections, The Dirty Trick Of The Year Came In Monroe

The ruling KY bloc is said to have distributed last-minute campaign literature feeding the anti-KY sentiment of many Monroe voters by urging them to vote for the SaveMonroe slate.   Follow us. Incumbe...

Hezbollah Militant Suspected In 1994 Argentina Attack

AIRES, Argentina -- The Argentine government identified a Hezbollah militant as the suicide bomber who detonated a van packed with explosives outside a Jewish community center in 1994, killing 85 peop...

Queens Protesters Want Former Nazi Guard’s Deported

Scores of students protested on 89th Street near Northern Boulevard in Jackson Heights, Queens this afternoon, demanding that a former guard at a Nazi forced labor camp be deported. The protest, stage...

New Yorker Sign Gets Red

. The sign New Yorker, which refers to the New Yorker Hotel, at 481 Eighth Avenue and 34th Street, is in the process of trading in its white letters for red ones that can light up.

How Much Money Did Mayor Bloomberg Spend?

It may be a while before we learn exactly how much New York's billionaire mayor spent on his campaign for a second term. Mayor Michael Bloomberg's campaign had spent just under $67 million as of two w...

Jordan – Blast Hits Three Major Hotels, Al-Qaida Is Suspected.

AMMAN, Jordan - At least 60 people have been killed and 300 injured in three separate explosions at three hotels frequented by Westerners at the Grand Hyatt hotel, the Radisson SAS Hotel and a Days In...

Williamsburg +Bedford Gardens Bulding Fire+

Williamsburg +Bedford Gardens Bulding Fire+ A fire in Bedford Gardens 74 Ross St of Wythe Ave Building #2 U/M/D 6 story building, FD L-128 fast truck on the scene Hatzolah requested to Apt #2-C for re...

Queensboro Bridge +Jumper Up+

Queensboro Bridge +Jumper Up+ At the 59th Street Bridge mid-span on the lower level PD ESU on the scene with a jumper on the edge of the bridge, Harbor and Aviation are responding. U/D: 11:07 PD have...

Monsey, NY – Payroll Tax Service Owner Sentenced On Tax Evasion And Fraud Charges

Owner of Monsey, NY payroll tax service, PAL Data Processing, Inc. was sentenced to 37 months in federal prison following his guilty plea to charges stemming from his theft of more than $2.3 million e...

Borough Park +Pedestrian Struck+

Borough Park +Pedestrian Struck+ An Accident in Borough Park at 13th Ave and 50th Street has a pedestrian struck Hatzolah requested.

Kiryas Yoel Ruling Party Launches 11th Hour Sly Campaign Yesterday

Monroe - Kiryas Yoel's ruling party appears to have launched an 11th-hour sly campaign blitz loaded with dark humor and deep irony to re-elect their allies on the Monroe Town Board, which surpasses in...

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Town of Fallsburg Election Roundup

In the Town of Fallsburg, where thousands of homes are proposed, write-in candidate Kenny DeMars' call for a building moratorium became an issue. Incumbent Democrat Steve Levine, who was leading handi...