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Coney Island Avenue Yeshiva Plans Move To Gravesend Building

In order to accommodate a growing number of students, a Sheepshead Bay yeshiva is planning to relocate to a sprawling facility in Gravesend. The Yeshivat Darche...

Kasich Debates Scripture With Yeshiva Students In Borough Park [Video]

Ohio governor and GOP presidential contender John Kasich visited the Orthodox Jewish community of Borough Park Tuesday afternoon and got into a scriptural debate of...

Bensonhurst Man Charged With Hate Crime After Attacking Orthodox Jews

A 23-year-old man has been charged with hate crime after assaulting two Jewish men in separate incidents last week, JP Updates reports: The incidents occurred...

Five Drool-Worthy Passover Desserts To Try At Robicelli’s

Passover is hardly a holiday known for its variety of food options. Since leavened bread is off limits, Jews who observe the eight-day holiday...

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...

Magen David High School Shows Some Love For The NYPD

In the wake of recent terror attacks in France at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and at a Kosher supermarket - which left many Jewish communities shaken...

Entire Community Invited To Attend Kings Bay Y’s Annual Chanukah Extravaganza

The largest Chanukah event in Sheepshead Bay is slated for this Sunday, November 24 at the Kings Bay YM-YWHA holds its annual Chanukah Extravaganza...

Nadler Defends His Vote Against Providing Sandy Aid To Religious Institutions

Recently on our sister-site, Sheepshead Bites, we covered Congress's passage of a bill that would provide financial aid to religious institutions wrecked by Superstorm Sandy and the ensuing...

Dec. 9: Kings Bay Y’s Annual Chanukah Extravaganza Will Pay Tribute...

The following is a press release from our friends at the Kings Bay Y: The Kings Bay YM-YWHA will hold its annual Chanukah Extravaganza on...

Chabad Lubavitch Of Manhattan Beach Presents The Community Torah Scroll And...

The Synagogue of Chabad Lubavitch of Manhattan Beach at 134 West End Ave is completing their very first Torah. For those who are not well...

Fort Hamilton Army Base Holds Holocaust Memorial Ceremony

The United States Army Garrison in Fort Hamilton recently held a memorial ceremony to honor the millions of Jews impacted by the Holocaust. Rabbi Chaim...

Career And Finance Counseling Offered At The Shorefront Y

The following is from our friends at the Shorefront Y:

Photos: Kings Bay Y Chanukah Extravaganza 2011 Draws 1000+

More than 1,000 children, parents and neighbors joined the Kings Bay YM-YWHA (3495 Nostrand Avenue) on Sunday to help usher in the Festival of...

Congregation Israel Of Kings Bay Holds A Chanukah Family Fun Party

Congregation Israel of Kings Bay will hold its annual Chanukah Family Fun Party, 7:30 p.m., December 21 at 3903 Nostrand Avenue, corner of Voorhies Avenue. The event...

Kings Bay Y Chanukah Extravaganza

Our friends at the Kings Bay YM-YWHA are inviting the community to what they are touting as “the largest Chanukah celebration in Sheepshead Bay,”...