Fear and loathing in Crown Heights
A Brooklyn rabbi thought he could swindle hedge-fund king Steven Cohen by playing on his Judaism. It was a bad bet.
Plus Abbas is told to keep talks indirect, and more in the news
For slightly oversweetened morality play
Exhibit by Brooklyn artist on display now
‘New York’ covers the Hasid-hipster clash
Catered Seders, phoney matzah, and more
Bravo’s resident Yenta on the next season
We head to Mile End
Plus oh hi Farrakhan, ‘Brooklyn Shore,’ and more in the news
Plus Foreman fight clear for the Bronx, ballet in Brooklyn, and more
Brooklyn Hasids, cyclists debate controversial lane
Does an outer-borough trend have larger meaning?
Blizzard disrupts nude bike lane protest
Plus Brooklyn and Justice Department menorahs, and more
Levy the wrestler, olives for Hanukkah
Blog responds to NYT article on Midwood
Activists caught repainting Brooklyn’s Bedford Avenue
Bike lane disappears in Brooklyn after months of Hasidic complaints
Molestation arrests up in Brooklyn, mock court puts Abbas in slammer, Maurice Sendak, and more
Author and comedian put on a ‘touching’ show
Ad ran in Yiddish paper, candidate denies placing it
So Brooklyn group sues
At New York’s newest charter school.
Are there any more decent pickles in Manhattan?
Playwright David Adjmi’s love-hate relationship with his Syrian Jewish roots
Too many converts, segregated lectures, and more
Thomas Roma photographs Brooklyn’s synagogues past and present
In Brooklyn’s best bubbly, I found a link to my borough’s storied past
In Williamsburg! The Musical, Hasids and hipsters find common ground