Huge quantity of assembled produce boxes and essential food items, such as Orange Juice, Gefilte Fish, Wraps and Challah Rolls, available outside F.R.E.E. 1383 President Street.
ASP will resume tomorrow, Monday, August 3rd through Sunday, September 5th, 2020, following the new one day a week schedule.
A new speed camera is being installed on Remsen Avenue facing northbound at East 53rd Street. The location, right before Rutland Rd, has a rapidly growing Jewish community in the area known as Remsen Village.
A full 40 foot trailer of food has arrived in Crown Heights with boxes of food and milk for free distribution to anyone and everyone in the community.
Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations will be suspended from Monday, July 27 to Sunday, August 2, 2020. Meters will remain in effect.
Chamah is currently distributing food at 546 East New York Ave. Everyone is welcome. Food items include dairy products for the nine days and fruits and vegetable.
As a large storm sweeps into New York City, a Flash Flood Warning has been issued for the five boroughs through 9:00 PM. Heavy rainfall will cause flooding of highways and streets.
As in the past, in following with the minhag of hearing a siyum each day of the 9 days, there will be a siyum broadcast live over the radio each day. Please see the extended article for days, times and radio stations.
Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations will resume on Monday, July 20th, 2020, with only one day a week per side.
The National Weather Service has issued a heatwave advisory for the New York City area as hot and humid weather is expected to arrive over the weekend and remain through Tuesday.
In preparation for Tisha B’av, a free, printable paper model of the Beis HaMikdosh, that kids can assemble, is being made available by Tzivos Hashem Traditional Crafts Workshops.
A sheriff vehicle has been reported to be traveling through Crown Heights, handing out fines to local merchants for social distancing and mask compliance.
Alternate Side Parking and street cleaning regulations have been suspended again, this time through July 19th. The city announced that it evaluate for further suspensions after that.
The National Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for a large swath of the North East, including New York City, that is projected to last through Friday.
Rabbi Shmuel Lesches, Magid Shiur in the Yeshiva Gedola of Melbourne, Australia, has compiled a guide to the laws and customs of the fast of the 17th of Tammuz and the three weeks for the benefit of the wider Lubavitch community.
Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations will be suspended from Sunday, July 5th to Sunday, July 12th, 2020. Meters will remain in effect.
Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations and meters will be suspended on July 3rd-4th, 2020, for Independence Day.