Some Groups, Residents Say Gov. Cuomo Has Taken Criticism Of Orthodox Jewish COVID-19 Noncompliance Too FarThere has been a war of words in New York's efforts to contain the coronavirus. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has made it clear the cluster zones are focused on ultra Orthodox Jewish communities.
Cuomo Says He Will Withhold Funding From Local Governments That Don't Enforce In Areas With COVID-19 Micro-ClustersNew York City, and Orange and Rockland counties could see dramatic cuts in the cash they get from Albany.
Lawrence Emerges As COVID-19 Hot Spot On Long IslandThe governor is urging faith leaders to keep strict guidelines in place over the coming holiday weekend to stop the spread.
Campaign Finance Violation Complaint Levied Against Struggling Presidential Candidate De BlasioNew York's Orthodox community is the latest target for Mayor Bill de Blasio's decidedly unorthodox presidential campaign, and its raising eyebrows.
Eruvs Vandalized Again In Mahwah; Police Investigate Incident As Hate CrimeTensions are heating up further in Mahwah, New Jersey over religious boundaries called eruvs.
CBS2 Exclusive: Police Say Paintball Shooter Is Targeting Brooklyn Orthodox Jewish CommunityPolice on Monday were looking for a man who targeted the Orthodox Jewish community in Brooklyn with a paint ball gun, in what is suspected to be a hate crime.
Orthodox Jewish Wife Turns To Social Media In Fight For Religious DivorceWith the help of family and friends, Rivky Stein created a Facebook page in which she accuses her husband of raping and beating her while she was pregnant, WCBS 880's Marla Diamond reported.
Volunteers, Police Search For Missing Rockland County FatherAn extensive search is under way in Harriman State Park for a Rockland County father of seven missing since Friday. Police said Peretz Sontag, 50, was last seen leaving his Pomona home on Friday morning.
Victim's Father Determined To Break Cycle Of Abuse In Brooklyn's Hasidic, Orthodox Communities Mordechai Jungreis said he was victimized twice -- once when his son was sexually abused by a member of the community and again when he was shunned trying to get him help.
NYC Jewish Women Want To Join All-Male EMT GroupNow a group of women in one of the country's largest Orthodox Jewish communities is proposing to join up with Hatzolah as emergency medical technicians to respond in cases of labor or gynecological emergencies.