Holocaust survivor Ursula Nelson was planning to live out the rest of her life at her quiet apartment in Queens, N.Y. That changed one morning in 2011.
Sol Adler, the disgraced former executive director of the 92nd Street Y, has hanged himself in his Brooklyn home — two years after the organization’s corruption scandal.
The world’s oldest living man is a 111-year-old scholar of the occult who calls New York City his home.
New Jersey Rabbi David Wax pleaded guilty to kidnapping charges as part of a scheme to force an Israeli man to give his wife a get.
Valerie’s decision to set me up with my future husband was a triumph. My marriage felt blessed in every way. Was it too triumphant for our matchmaker?
A Brooklyn construction worker was indicted for the kidnapping and murder of Brooklyn real estate developer Menachem Stark.
Finding the perfect NYC roommate is hard, but Ruth Messinger and Francesca Sternfeld did it. The fact that they’re grandmother and granddaughter is an added bonus.
A former New York policeman was arrested for allegedly spray-painting anti-Semitic graffiti in an Orthodox Jewish neighborhood of Brooklyn.
Cardinal John O’Connor, the late archbishop of New York, was technically Jewish. New genealogical research shows his mother converted to Catholicism — and hid her roots.
Police have charged a construction worker with the kidnap-murder of Brooklyn Hasidic businessman Menachem Stark. They say he confessed to the crime, which was a botched robbery.