Growing Hasidic Jewish Village Could Become A Town, Under Deal In Upstate NY

KIRYAS JOEL, N.Y. – A fast-growing Hasidic Jewish village has finalized an agreement with local opponents that could ease its path to expanding its borders as a more independent town. Read more

Monroe, NY – NYSP Releases Sketch Of Armed Robber In KJ Area Heist

Monroe, NY – Hoping for help from the public, police have released a sketch of a man wanted in connection with a Tuesday holdup at a Monroe store selling fresh fruit arrangements. Read more

Monroe, NY – Self-Described ISIS Supporter Arrested After Making Bomb Threats Near Kiryas Joel

VILLAGE OF MONROE – An Oregon man who claimed early Wednesday morning that he was on his way to leave explosives at LaGuardia Airport has been charged with falsely reporting an incident and making terroristic threats. Read more

Kiryas Joel – Employee At Store Arrested After Spraying “Death To Jews”

Monroe, NY – An Orange County resident who sprayed hate messages inside a residential building in Kiryas Joel was arrested yesterday by the New York State Police and charged with a bias crime in the act of vandalism. Read more