In a major initiative by the Orthodox Union, residents of the New York area are being reminded once again that there is thriving Orthodox Jewish life that exists beyond the boundaries of New York City (more…)
This letter, written three years ago, is being publicized now as per the request of Rav Neuwrith’s family, since he has been quoted erroneously and the family wishes to clear up any misconception that may have arisen from people misquoting him.
Senator Simcha Felder (D, Brooklyn), together with Assemblyman Michael Simanowitz of Queens, is calling on Mayor de Blasio to prevent the release of unclaimed bodies without prior written authorization by the deceased person or their next of kin. (more…)
After nearly five months since New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged to release a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the City’s half-day Universal Pre-K (UPK) program, OU Advocacy-Teach NYS, the nonpartisan public policy arm of the Union of Orthodox Jewish (more…)
For the second year in a row, the Jewish community is being urged to attend a mass asifa to rally behind the security of Har Hazeism. The asifa is being organized by the International Committee for (more…)