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More Criminal Damage To Jewish Boundary In Mahwah

MAHWAH – For the third time in recent months, a ritualistic Jewish boundary known as a eruv on a town utility pole has been damaged, according to a report. Read more

New York’s Orthodox Jews Are Expanding Into These Towns, And Some Residents Aren’t Happy

When Moshe Pinkasovits walks with his kids down the street on Saturdays in his new town, he has to watch out for drivers shouting anti-Semitic slurs. Read more

Monsey Jews Protest ‘Anti-Semitic Abuse’ of 3-Year-old Boy

Members of the Jewish community in Monsey, New York are up in arms over the alleged mistreatment of a three-year-old haredi child who was reportedly thrown into the back of a police squad car after being left outside of his home. Read more

Eruvs Vandalized Again In Mahwah; Police Investigate Incident As Hate Crime

MAHWAH, N.J. — Tensions are heating up further in Mahwah, New Jersey over religious boundaries called eruvs. Read more

Rockland County, NY – Journal News: Blame Overdevelopment, Not The Eruv, For The Mess In Ramapo

Rockland County, NY – The recent debate about the implications of a recently installed eruv in several towns in northern New Jersey has created a firestorm of buzz, with area residents finding themselves faced with accusations of anti-Semitism as they attempt to navigate uncharted waters. Read more

Taxi Driver That Killed Monsey Toddler Was Unlicensed

MONSEY, New York – The driver of the taxi that struck and killed a toddler in Monsey did not have a license, Ramapo police said on Monday. Read more

Monsey Toddler Dies After Being Hit By Taxi

Rockland County, NY – A Monsey family is in mourning after a fatal accident took the life of their 14 month old son. Read more

Op-Ed: Has Monsey Outgrown It’s Hatzalah?

A recent tragic event in our community shines a spotlight on a crucial communal issue, that for too long has gone unaddressed. Read more

Mahwah Orders Orthodox Jewish Community To Remove The Eruv

MAHWAH — A portion of the local Jewish community has been ordered to stop building a religious boundary made up of white plastic piping through its town. Read more

NY Sex Offender Gets Prison After Groping Woman On El Al Flight

NEWARK, N.J.  — A registered sex offender who admitted that he improperly touched a sleeping woman aboard a flight from Israel to the U.S. has been sentenced to 13 months in prison. Read more