Brooklyn

Orthodox Jews, Kosher Market Hit By Paintballs In Brooklyn

07/07/2015 - 20:00

Police are searching for suspects who targeted a kosher market and some Orthodox Jewish individuals in Brooklyn with a paintball gun.

Kosher BBQ Fires Up In Crown Heights

Long-awaited smokehouse already attracting crowds.

06/30/2015 - 20:00
Staff Writer

Izzy’s BBQ Addiction, the long-awaited kosher smokehouse in Crown Heights, is finally open for service.

Whooping Cough Warning Issued In Brooklyn’s Orthodox Communities

05/26/2015 - 20:00

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has issued a warning about an increase in cases of pertussis, or the “whooping cough,” in the Orthodox communities of Williamsburg and Borough Park, Brooklyn.

For Dershowitz, Unlikely Calm At Brooklyn College

05/05/2015 - 20:00
Staff Writer

He’s thrown haymakers at liberal Zionist Peter Beinart on CNN. He’s said President Jimmy Carter and Archbishop Desmond Tutu “have blood on their hands” over civilian deaths in Gaza. And he’s railed against J Street’s so-called “big tent” on Israel.

Alan Dershowitz making a point last week at Brooklyn College, where his Israel views met little resistance. Moshe Berman

Haredi Orthodox Neighborhood Has NYC’s Highest Birth Rate

04/27/2015 - 20:00

A heavily haredi Orthodox neighborhood in Brooklyn boasts New York City’s highest birth rate.

Members of the Orthodox Jewish community walk down a street in a Brooklyn. Getty Images

Hip Kosher Mason & Mug Closes

The small plates place doesn't have a future in Brooklyn.

03/02/2015 - 19:00
Staff Writer

Mason & Mug, the hip, kosher small plates café in Prospect Heights, has shuttered its doors.

Mason & Mug closes its doors. Via facebook.com

Rachel Timoner Succeeding Andy Bachman As Rabbi At Brooklyn Congregation

02/08/2015 - 19:00

 Rachel Timoner was named senior rabbi of Brooklyn’s Congregation Beth Elohim.

Brooklyn Factory Now On Lox Down

12/09/2014 - 19:00
Staff Writer

A Brooklyn factory is up for sale — lox, stock and barrel.

Service Smoked Fish, founded in 1934, is on the market, according to The Brooklyn Paper. Jay Wiener, the factory’s owner, is offering the Throop Avenue building for $9.75 million after reportedly turning down several offers in recent years.

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Brooklyn Factory On Lox Down: Property Prices Spur Building Sale

After eighty years, owner of Brooklyn smoked salmon business offers to sell building for $9.75 million.

12/08/2014 - 19:00
Staff Writer

A Brooklyn factory is up for sale, lox, stock and barrel. 

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