New York Mayor Bill de Blasio reportedly praised Israel at a private gala event hosted by the pro-Israel group AIPAC in Manhattan.
Dawn Zimmer was a stay-at-home mom. Now she’s the first Jewish mayor of Hoboken — and a big thorn in the side of embattled N.J. Gov. Chris Christie.
Eric Goldstein has been named the new head of New York’s Jewish federation. The Wall Street lawyer has long been active in the community, but has no non-profit management experience.
Jeff Jacoby asked for our help when his son went missing, and got it. The columnist should explain why the teen ran away, so it can be a teachable moment for all of us.
Five men believed to be mobsters were taken into custody on Thursday on charges of murder and other crimes linked to an infamous 1978 Lufthansa Heist at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Police are reportedly investigating what happened to $1.7 million that vanished from a business account tied to slain Brooklyn real estate developer Menachem Stark.
New York State says Relief Resources, an Orthodox mental health agency, is a do-nothing, corrupt charity. A joint Forward/WNYC investigation refutes the charges.
Two Modern Orthodox high schools in New York allow female students to lay tefillin. Will Friedman says women today aren’t just allowed to do this — they are obligated.
Eric Goldstein, a financial litigation lawyer, has been chosen to head the UJA-Federation of New York, the nation’s largest Jewish federation.
Jeff Jacoby, the Jewish Boston Globe columnist whose 16-year-old son Caleb went missing for four days in early January, has finally broken his silence.