Info to be Menachem Avel Mrs. Rachel kirschenbaum

Mrs. Raquel Kirschenbaum is sitting shiva for her brother Mr. Toby Levy obm at 889 Montgomery St., Crown Heights. Shiva time will be on Wednesday from 10:00am through 9:00pm.

Airbnb to Cancel West Bank Ban

In a reversal of a 2018 policy announcement, Airbnb will not remove listings in Israeli towns in Judea and Samaria from its website. The policy change came in a court settlement Monday between the vacation rental company and a dozen American Jewish plaintiffs who had sued the company, organized by Shurat Hadin-Israel Law Center, a pro-Israel law organization.

Town of Brookhaven Recognizes Education and Sharing Day

On April 3rd, Supervisor Ed Romaine and members of the Town Board of Brookhaven, NY, met with Rabbi Mendy Goldberg to recognize Education and Sharing Day in the Town of Brookhaven.

Shomrim Safety PSA

Following reports of continued break ins to vehicles on the Crown Heights community, Crown Heights Shomrim reminds the community to remove all valuables from your vehicle, and make sure the doors are locked.

NYC Threatens to Close Down Schools if Unvaccinated Children Continue to Attend

New York City warned Brooklyn yeshivas to keep the order to exclude unvaccinated students from classes or face violations and possible closure. The order, which includes yeshivas in Borough Park and Williamsburg, was issued in December 2018 and applied to students who were not vaccinated against measles. A Williamsburg yeshiva violating the order has been connected to over 40 measles cases.