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Seven-Time Felon Arraigned for Robbery of Child’s Scooter

A 59-year-old man with at least seven prior felony convictions has been arraigned for allegedly robbing a Boro Park child of his scooter earlier this month. Six-year-old Simcha Rotenberg was…

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Video Released of Theft of Boy’s Scooter

Video has been released of a man robbing a six-year-old Boro Park boy of his scooter earlier this month, in an incident that made headlines across the city, Six-year-old Simcha…

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Midwood Man Attacked While Walking to Shul

A Jewish man was beaten and robbed by two men as he headed to shul in Midwood Friday morning. Around 5:45 a.m. Friday, 41-year-old Levi Zupnik was making his usual…

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PHOTOS and VIDEOS: Tisha B’Av Around the World

  In the El Ghriba Synagogue in Djerba, Tunisia. (EJN) (Hanekuda) In St. Anton, Austria. (EJN) Shul of the Baal Shem Tov in Mezibuz, Ukraine. (EJN) In Kerestir, Hungary. (EJN)

BD’E — Harav Yoel Kahan, Zt”l

We are saddened to report report the passing of Harav Yoel Kahan, zt”l, a famed chassid and chozer of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, zt”l. He was niftar on Thursday, 6 Av,…

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BD”E: 9-Year-Old Niftar in Accident in Chicago

A tragedy occurred in Chicago on Wednesday evening, when a 9-year-old boy playing on his bicycle was hit by a pickup truck. Authorities identified the boy as Hershell Weinberger, a”h, …

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UAE Ambassador to Belgium Visits Antwerp Kehillah

The kehillah in Antwerp hosted an honored visitor on Monday, when HE Muhammad Abushaab, the ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Belgium, and also to the EU, was given…

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