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Skverer Rebbe of New Square Set To Visit Israel

The Skverer Rebbe of New Square, Rabbi Duvid Twersky, shlita is leaving his headquarters near Monsey, New York next Sunday for a visit to the Holy Land. Read more

Shaul Spitzer Celebrates Engagement

The Skverer community is celebrating the engagement of Shaul Spitzer, who was recently released from prison after serving a sentence for his involvement in the fire set to the home of Aharon Rottenberg on Truman Avenue in New Square. Read more

New Square – Aron Rottenberg: Keep Shaul Spitzer In Prison For Setting Me on Fire

Aron Rottenberg lives with the burns inflicted on him by Shaul Spitzer, who set him on fire trying to burn down Rottenberg’s New Square house in 2011. Read more

Judge: New Square Rabbi Moshe Taubenfeld Not Guilty In Sex Abuse Case

A Rockland judge on Thursday found New Square rabbi Moshe Taubenfeld not guilty of allegations he sexually abused a boy over a five-year period. Read more

Closing Arguments Begin in Rabbi Moshe Taubenfeld Sex Abuse Trial

NEW CITY – Closing arguments began Friday in the trial of the Rockland County rabbi accused of sexually molesting a young boy. Read more

Rabbi Moshe Taubenfeld Daughter Testify Bolsters Prosecution

NEW CITY – Rockland Rabbi Moshe Menachem Taubenfeld’s daughter took the stand for the defense Wednesday in his sex-abuse trial. Read more

Defense Begins In Rockland Rabbi’s Sex Abuse Trial

NEW CITY – The defense began their case Monday in the high-profile sexual abuse trial of Rockland Rabbi Moshe Menachem Taubenfeld. Read more

New Square Firebomber Shaul Spitzer May Walk Years Early

Rockland County, NY – The New York State Supreme Court has reversed the sentence of a New Square resident who was convicted on charges of assault after setting fire to the home of a fellow village resident in May 2011 and has ordered the case back into Rockland County court for further proceedings. Read more