NYPD: Rabbi, Man Planned To Murder Man So Wife Could Divorce Under Her Religious BeliefsA rabbi and another man have been charged in New York City in a plot to kidnap and murder a man so his wife could be divorced consistent with her religious beliefs.
Abuse Allegations Prompt Federal Raid At Orange County YeshivaThe federal government is looking into the principal at a yeshiva school in Kiryas Joel for allegedly sexually abusing children.
FBI Conducts Multiple Raids In Kiryas JoelFBI agents conducted raids Thursday in the ultra-Orthodox village of Kiryas Joel in Orange County.FBI agents conducted raids Thursday in the ultra-Orthodox village of Kiryas Joel in Orange County.
Voters OK Expansion Of Hasidic Village Of Kiryas JoelResidents living next to a Hasidic Jewish village in the Hudson Valley have voted to allow its expansion.
Annexation Request Approved For Hasidic Village Of Kiryas JoelThe Monroe Town Board on Tuesday voted in favor of an expansion of Kiryas Joel, the largely Hasidic village in Orange County.
State Picks Hasidic Village Of Kiryas Joel To Lead Annexation RequestThe New York state environmental commissioner on Wednesday chose the Orange County Hasidic Jewish village of Kiryas Joel to lead the review of its request to annex roughly 500 acres of adjacent land.
Officials: Special Needs Brooklyn Boy Found Safe In Orange CountyShimon Zorger of Brooklyn was found Monday morning near where he disappeared in the village of Kiryas Joel.
Welcome To Kiryas Joel: Please Dress AccordinglyA sign in Kiryas Joel, a Hasidic Jewish enclave in Orange County, is evoking mixed reaction by asking visitors to dress and act a certain way while in town.