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Police Investigating Possible Hate Crime Attack in South Williamsburg

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

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Kosher Pop-Up Serves Artisanal Sandwiches to Crown Heights Crowd

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

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Attack on Hasidic Man in Williamsburg Investigated as Possible Hate Crime

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

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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. 

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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.

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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.

Crown Heights »

Tens of Thousands March in Crown Heights 60th Anniversary Lag B'Omer Parade

Children from around the city thronged Eastern Parkway for the Jewish festival of bonfires and facepaint

New York City »

Bloomberg, Markowitz Pass Buck on Yeshivas' Failure to Teach English, Math

"It’s not for me to intervene," Borough President Marty Markowitz said of the failures.

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Barred From Talmud Studies, Girls Get English and Math at Brooklyn Yeshivas

When it comes to math, science and English, Orthodox girls get a superior education than their brothers.

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