Feds Hit Brooklyn Rabbi With Child Porn Charges

03/05/2014 - 19:00

A rabbi identified as a teacher at an unnamed girl's seminary on Brooklyn has been charged with distributing child pronography via the Internet, a federal offense.

Samuel Waldman, 52, was arrested Wednesday at his Kensington, Brooklyn home by agents of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations unit, according to Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, who announced the arrest and will prosecute the case.

Party Or Cooking Class?

Both! A foodie groupie gets tips -- and dinner -- at the JCC.
05/19/2013 - 20:00
Staff Writer

Dear reader. You will be forgiven for assuming that, as the creator of the Jewish Week’s Food & Wine section, I am a foodie. What I really am is a foodie groupie: I don’t have the time/money/discipline/passion to become a really great home cook, say, or an intrepid explorer of extreme ethnic foods in the darkness of the outer boroughs.

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