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Question the Chutzpahdiks: Brooklyn Welcomes The First Edition Of Jewish Comic...

It would have been enough for us to have been graced by an editor of Spider-Man, or a legendary cartoonist, or an editor of Batman,...

Neighbors Observe Holocaust Remembrance Day With Two Local Events

Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, passed last week and was observed on Sunday with two local events remembering the victims of the Nazi atrocities. Ruth Lichtenstein,...

Manhattan Beach Jewish Center, Built In 1952, Nominated For Historic Designation

The 63-year-old Manhattan Beach Jewish Center at 60 West End Avenue is just one of two properties in all five boroughs nominated by Governor...

Local Pols Join Be Proud Foundation For Passover Food Distribution Event,...

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joined the Be Proud Foundation for the 6th annual Passover Food Distribution event on Friday, distributing nearly 600 packages...

Synagogue Scare Suspects Were “Devout Christians” Interested In The “Beautiful Facades”...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHAXvCrjUXc Cops successfully tracked down the two men whose interest in an Ocean Parkway synagogue over the weekend sparked off a terrorism scare, and investigators determined...

Queen Elsa Reigns Supreme At Annual Marks JCH Purim Carnival

Move over, Queen Esther. It was Queen Elsa who ruled at the annual Purim carnival at Marks Jewish Community House of Bensonhurst on Sunday, which drew more than...

Suspicious Activity At Two Local Synagogues Puts NYPD On Terrorism Alert

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHAXvCrjUXc Police are looking to speak to two men described as "Middle Eastern-looking" who locals say were acting suspiciously near two Ocean Parkway synagogues and attempting...

Suspicious Activity At Two Local Synagogues Puts NYPD On Terrorism Alert

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHAXvCrjUXc Police are looking to speak to two men described as "Middle Eastern-looking" who locals say were acting suspiciously near two Ocean Parkway synagogues and attempting...

11 Awesome Purim Parties Around Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay's Jewish institutions prove that there's more than just one way to celebrate Purim. With disco and dining, kids and cooking, carnivals and...

Looking For A Jewish Day Camp In Brooklyn? Here’s Our List

These six summer camps teach Hebrew and Judaism.  They also have swimming, arts, and friend making opportunities! Sprout Brooklyn Day Camp Red Hook,[email protected] or call 917-595-1500 ext....

Happy Hanukkah To All Our Readers

This evening at sundown (4:13pm) will begin the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah — aka Chanukah, or חֲנֻכָּה — the joyous eight-day “Festival of Lights,” which recalls...

Jacob Fetman Of Midwood Indicted For Embezzling $237,000 From Jewish Outreach...

The chief financial officer of Manhattan-based nonprofit Aish HaTorah, Jacob Fetman, of Midwood, was charged yesterday with embezzling more than $237,000 from the international Jewish...

Wishing You A L’shana Tova!

Sheepshead Bites wishes all of our observant readers a L’shanah tova. Have a terrific Rosh Hashanah, and a happy, healthy new year. For those interested in...

Wishing You A L’shana Tova!

Bensonhurst Bean wishes all of our observant readers a L’shanah tova. Have a terrific Rosh Hashanah, and a happy, healthy new year. For those interested in...

Brooklynites Unite At Asser Levy Park To Show Support For Israel

The following is a press release from the offices of Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz: A large crowd of Brooklynites young and old, cheering and waving Israeli...