Category Archives: NY News

Changes Are Coming To Crown Heights

I’m still gathering all the information, but it seems that Inspector Frank Vega is getting the boot. When I can confirm that I will update the blog. Inspector Vega has long been considered part of the problem at the 71st … Continue reading

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Bar Mitzvah Teacher Arrested for Alleged Molestation.

“A Brooklyn man who was helping two teenagers with their religious studies has been accused of molesting the boys.” Things are not looking good right now. It seems that these stories are becoming more frequent and no one is doing … Continue reading

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Arab Attacks Lubavitcher Student in Park Slop Subway. Gets Hit By a Car!

What a crazy story. This is the live we currently live in. PARK SLOPE, Brooklyn [CHI] — A Lubavitcher Bochur became the victim of a blatant hate crime Tuesday evening at around 6:15pm in Park Slope. The incident unfolded inside … Continue reading

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Things I Like About This NY Mag Story on Lipa

It’s not a very big article but it made me laugh. Here are the reasons. 1) It didn’t give any credit to Hamodia by saying its name. Just an “ultra-Orthodox newspaper.” 2) It doesn’t give any credit to Brenner, as … Continue reading

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The New York Times Writes About the Lipa Ban Story

Here is the New York Times story, you can click here for thoughts on this story as well as thoughts on Friday’s article by Rabbi Horowitz. A Clash Between Popular Culture and Orthodox Piety Christian Hansen for The New York … Continue reading

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ChabadTube Gets Another Write Up – This Time in The Forward

Mendy Pellin’s wonderful ChabadTube.com, fresh of its write up in The NY Times, also was written up in The Forward. c Satirical Newscast, Kosher Style By Paula Roth | Tue. Jan 15, 2008 Over footage of burning buildings, Israel Defense … Continue reading

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Subway Riders Beaten After ‘Hanukkah’ Greeting: VIDEO

(source) You can watch video from one of the attackers defending himself. It’s shocking what this kid says.

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