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Satmar Charity Is Suing NYC

A Williamsburg charity is suing the city for not getting a tax break in what insiders say is mayoral payback for its rabbi’s role in the circumcision controversy. Read more

Williamsburg Families Won’t Identify Mohels After Babies Herpes

The New York City Health Department said it cannot complete an investigation into who it says infected four infants with herpes through a Jewish circumcision rite because the boys’ families will not identify the mohels. Read more

FBI Investigators Questioning Leaders In Williamsburg Satmar Community

FBI investigators are questioning leaders in Williamsburg’s Satmar Hasidic community in their expanding inquiry into Mayor de Blasio’s fund-raising practices. Read more

Borough President Eric Adams Allocates $500,000 To Jewish Organizations In Brooklyn For Security Enhancements

Brooklyn, NY – Two major Jewish organizations were among the recipients of more than half a million dollars in funding from Brooklyn Borough Hall, announced Borough President Eric Adams at a press conference held today in front of the NYPD’s 90th Precinct in Williamsburg. Read more