Some bar mitzvah boys make viral videos. Others skip the drama and invite Nicki Minaj. The singer performed at a New York City teen’s bar mitzvah over the weekend and had some advice for the guests.
New York City has added two Muslim holidays to the public school calendar. Sigal Samuel explains why the move is good for children — and why Jews should cheer it.
Bill de Blasio seems to be spending a lot of time worrying about European Jews. Those close to the New York mayor say his concern is genuine — but it’s also smart politics.
Vegans and omnivores alike are in mourning because Cinnamon Snail, the popular kosher, vegan food truck, will no longer roam the streets of New York City.
If you consider Brownsville to be nothing more than a crime-ridden and impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood, think again. It was once a leafy suburban paradise for the Jews.
The leading rabbinical school of Conservative Judaism will sell development rights at its historic Upper West Side property, and plans to use the gains to fund new developments.
Comedian Joan Rivers’ will left money to several charitable organizations to which she was connected.
Getting tired of your windowless closet, better known as a NYC apartment? Well, if you have a spare $26 million to drop on a new crib, Lauren Bacall’s 9-room pad just hit the market.
The New York City clinic that treated comedian Joan Rivers made several errors, including not noticing her deteriorating vital signs during surgery, according to a federal investigation.
As if Uber hasn’t gotten enough negative press, New York police are investigating flyers showing swastikas above the taxi app’s logo that mysteriously appeared in Hasidic Williamsburg.