The mayor of a tiny upstate New York village who supports a massive development aimed at Hasidic Jews trails far behind a challenger — although many ballots were challenged and have yet to be counted.
The Forward showed up on last week’s episode of ‘Blue Bloods,’ when the police commissioner has to deal with the notorious urban ‘knockout game.’
Residents of the upstate New York village of Bloomingburg will head to the polls today for a highly publicized election that could determine the future of the one-stoplight village.
A Jewish comedian rented his Manhagttan apartment through Airbnb. Little did he know the renters planned a no-holds-barred ‘freak’ party in the plush pad.
Sixth-grader Marlowe Dalton celebrated Purim this weekend by delivering holiday gift packages to elderly Holocaust survivors.
A Brooklyn senior citizen’s residence is shuttering. The Hasidic landlord’s decision to evict will force 100 mostly Jewish residents to find somewhere else to live — within weeks.
Big Apple transplants have long bemoaned the paucity of good bagels in the Bay Area. But no one expected a two hour-long line to buy day-old bagels from Manhattan.
Menachem Stark, the Hasidic Brooklyn landlord and father of seven who was abducted and murdered in January, was the winner of an $18,000 raffle drawn Wednesday night, according to the Jewish Political Updates website.
A New York man has gone to court for the return of several Nazi-looted artworks from the controversial collection of Cornelius Gurlitt in Munich.
FBI agents have descended on properties owned by Orthodox developer Shalom Lamm in the upstate N.Y. town of Bloomingburg, the site of a Hasidic development fight.