Nine Arrested in NYC at Jewish Protest of Gaza Operation

Civil disobedience act targeted the Friends of the IDF office in Times Square

Popular 1950s Actress Mona Freeman Dies at 87

Was named New York City’s first ‘Miss Subways’ in 1941, when she was 14

Sinkhole Forms Outside Katz’s Deli

Water main ruptures outside iconic New York City restaurant

Rabbi Charged in Major Child Pornography Bust

At least 70 others, including a police officer, nabbed in federal investigation

NYC Cabbie Suspended For Swastika Armband

Deranged driver will lose his operator’s license for 30 days

Park51 Owners File Permits for Demolition

Future plans for the controversial Lower Manhattan site not yet known

Tenement Museum Planning Major Expansion

The $8 million project means more space for the Lower East Side institution

NYC Probably Not Getting ‘Beastie Boys Square’

Community board halts plan to rename Lower East Side intersection

Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love: ‘It’s a Scream How Levine Does the Rhumba’

A new compilation revives the once ubiquitous, now mostly forgotten Latin-Jewish connection of the 1940s to the ’80s

EU Offers Aid for Peace Deal; Bloomberg’s Legacy

Plus Israeli soldier killed patrolling Lebanese border, and more in the news

A Pilgrimage to the Vanishing Streets of My Grandmother’s Lower East Side

My family’s history gave me a pedigree as a Jewish New Yorker—until a visit revealed how quickly the past disappeared

NYC Synagogue President in $25 Million Feud

Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Shlomo Hagler sued by board members

Now Is the Time for All Communities To Speak Out Against Knockout Attacks Targeting Jews

Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness

Jews Dominate NYC Mayoral Write-In Votes

If there are moral victories to be had, a vote for Lou Reed is one of them

Rabbi Rambo Preaches ‘Knockout’ Self-Defense

The strangest CNN segment we’ve seen in a long time

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