Lawsuit Aims To Stop Jewish Chicken Slaughter Ritual In BrooklynThe lawsuit filed by the Alliance to End Chickens as Kaporos claims Brooklyn's streets are being turned into slaughterhouses.
Dov Hikind, Home Depot Team Up To Distribute Smoke Detectors After Brooklyn Fire That Killed 7Hikind, D-Brooklyn, said every home should have the detectors, especially in his community because observant Jews will not stop using hot plates and slow cookers on the Sabbath.
Bodies Of 7 Children Killed In Brooklyn House Fire Buried In IsraelSeven Jewish siblings who were killed in a devastating house fire in Brooklyn over the weekend were laid to rest in Jerusalem on Monday at an emotional ceremony attended by several thousand mourners.
Police: No Crimes Committed In Photo, Video Incidents At Brooklyn SynagoguesThere are concerns in Brooklyn after someone reported seeing two more Jewish institutions being photographed by two men in the neighborhood, Assemblyman Dov Hikind said Monday.
Police Investigating Incidents At 2 Brooklyn SynagoguesAssemblyman Dov Hikind, D-Brooklyn, said the same men were involved both times.
Push On For More Police Patrols In Midwood, Borough Park After Terror Attacks Across EuropeFollowing a recent wave of anti-Semitic attacks across Europe, people in Brooklyn are worried about their streets, their schools and their synagogues, and say now is the time to hire additional protection.
NYPD: Knife-Wielding Suspect Who Stabbed Student At Brooklyn Synagogue Fatally Shot By PoliceA man wielding a knife who stabbed an Israeli student inside a Brooklyn synagogue was fatally shot by police early Tuesday morning when he refused to drop the knife, police said.
Hundreds Protest Met Premiere Of 'The Death of Klinghoffer'Some big-name politicians joined protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.
Assemblyman: City Reprogramming Muni-Meters To Accept Advance PaymentsAssemblyman Dov Hikind said the city's Department of Transportation has agreed to reprogram every muni-meter in the city over the coming months to accept payments an hour before they go into service.
Funeral Held For NJ Student Found Dead In IsraelMourners have buried a New Jersey yeshiva student who was found dead after he went missing while hiking on the outskirts of Jerusalem.
CBS News: Body Found In Jerusalem Forest Is That Of Missing N.J. StudentAaron Sofer of Lakewood, went missing last Friday when he went on a hike with a friend in the Jerusalem Forest.
New York Area Families Grow Concerned As Crisis In The Middle East EscalatesThe fighting showed no signs of slowing, despite international calls for a cease-fire and growing concerns about the mounting civilian death toll in Gaza.