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All-Female Hasidic Rock Group Needs Your Help to Record Album

The Crown Heights-based band, "Bulletproof Stockings," has played for female audiences for three years.

Williamsburg »

Shigella Bacterial Outbreak Strikes Williamsburg and Borough Park

Symptoms of the bacterial infection, which affects young children, include diarrhea, fever and nausea.

Crown Heights »

Bulletproof Stockings 'Rock Out Without Guys' at Female-Only Shows

The Hasidic alternative rock band based in Crown Heights will play at a Greenpoint bar this Saturday.

Williamsburg »

Police Investigating Possible Hate Crime Attack in South Williamsburg

A 22-year-old man was attacked on Flushing Avenue, NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly said.

Crown Heights »

Kosher Pop-Up Serves Artisanal Sandwiches to Crown Heights Crowd

Yuda Schloss is running Hassid+Hipster out of his Crown Heights apartment.

Williamsburg »

Attack on Hasidic Man in Williamsburg Investigated as Possible Hate Crime

A man was approached and hit in South Williamsburg Sunday night, officials confirmed.

Crown Heights »

Hasidic Teen Attacked in Crown Heights, Police Say

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating a Nov. 10 assault as a possible hate crime. 

Crown Heights »

Hasidic Artists 'Glow' at All-Female Art Bazaar in Brooklyn

Brooklyn's only all-female, all-Hasidic art bazaar will open Dec. 15 in Crown Heights. 

Williamsburg »

Hasidic Residents Blame Poor Security at NYCHA Building for Shooting

Residents blame a lack of police and security cameras for Friday's shooting of a 25-year-old Hasidic man.

Williamsburg »

Little-Known Hasidic Sect Emerges as Political Powerbroker in Mayor's Race

The Hasidic sect of Aroni Jews have emerged as a powerhouse, propelling de Blasio to a primary win.

Crown Heights »

Pop-Up Gallery Hosts 'Creative Soul' Arts Festival in Hasidic Crown Heights

Crown Heights' third annual Hasidic arts festival includes concerts, films and lecture series.

Bushwick »

Hasidic Patients Find New Refuge in Bushwick Hospital

A Shabbat elevator and kosher options are drawing Hasidic patients to Wyckoff Heights for the first time.

Bushwick »

Costume Shop 'Too Sexual' for Hasidic Landlord Denied Lease, Owner Says

The owner of Klawtex said she was denied a lease in the Loom collective for selling suggestive items.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights' 'Mister Rogers' Shows Many Faces of a Changing Neighborhood

Photographer Ruvi Leider's "Close to Home" inaugurates the new genre-defying arts space on Rogers Ave. 

Williamsburg »

Hasidic Swimming Threatened by City's Refusal to 'Guarantee' Female Guard

Hasidic women say they won't swim without a female lifeguard at Williamsburg's Metropolitan Pool.