Boro Park


Reb Betzalel Steinberg, Z”l

Reb Betzalel Steinberg, a legendary member of Boro Park Hatzolah and well-known baal chessed, was niftar Sunday night at the age of 62, after a 10-month illness. Reb Betzalel was born in…

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Medicare Info Session in Boro Park Next Week

Councilman David Greenfield is partnering with the Medicare Rights Center and the Boro Park JCC to host a Medicare information session this Monday for all local seniors who have questions…

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Fatal Shooting on New Utrecht Ave.

A fatal shooting occurred on New Utrecht Avenue and 46th Street in Boro Park early Monday afternoon. According to the New York Police Department, at 12:20 p.m., a 36-year-old black…

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Renovated 18th Ave. Park Reopening On Tuesday

After more than fifteen months of work, the $7.25 million renovation of the 18th Avenue Park is over and it will officially reopen this coming Tuesday. Councilman David Greenfield is…

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3 Men Arrested for Daring Bank Burglaries in NY

Three men have been arrested in connection with two dramatic bank burglaries that were carried out in Brooklyn and Queens this spring, in which around $5 million of cash and…

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Brooklyn’s Worst Streets to Be Repaved

Some of the most potholed streets in Boro Park, Midwood and Bensonhurst are set to be repaved over the summer. Funded by $200,000 in taxpayer funds secured by Councilman David…

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Man Robbed in Boro Park on Friday Night

Police are asking the public for assistance in identifying two men who robbed an elderly Jew in Boro Park last Friday night. The incident occurred at around 9:30 p.m., in…

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Anti-Hate Youth Group From DC Visits Boro Park

A group of young college students from Washington, D.C., visited Boro Park on Wednesday to gain an understanding of the Orthodox community, touring 13th Ave. The group, called Operation Understanding,…

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