Williamsburg

Williamsburg
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Steve Burns
January 11, 2020 - 2:19 pm
Neighborhoods with large Jewish populations are getting 100 cameras amid a rash of anti-Semitic attacks in which people have been harassed, punched and more.
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Hasidic man walking by police car in Brooklyn
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
January 02, 2020 - 9:55 am
The victim of an anti-Semitic attack in Brooklyn has spoken out, saying that the rise in violence against Jews recalls past horrors.
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NYPD
Kimberly Dole
October 03, 2019 - 8:15 am
Police released video surveillance of a group of teens seen smashing the windows of a Brooklyn synagogue during Rosh Hashanah prayers.
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Suspects in Williamsburg assaults
NYPD
August 15, 2019 - 7:20 pm
Police have arrested all suspects in connection with a string of attacks on Hasidic Jewish men in Williamsburg.
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Suspects in Williamsburg assaults
NYPD
August 13, 2019 - 9:04 am
Three Hasidic men were pushed and punched in a string of attacks in Brooklyn that happened in a span of about 40 minutes Monday.
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Police
Onnes
May 09, 2019 - 7:51 am
A video shows a Jewish man in Brooklyn being assaulted as he was walking on Rodney Street in Williamsburg Tuesday night at around 7:30 p.m.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio Public Health Crisis
Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office
April 19, 2019 - 6:35 pm
After one preschool was closed and reopened, the city has closed four more yeshivas in Williamsburg for failing to turn over vaccination and attendance records.
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Netflix
AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File
April 18, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Netflix will expand its operations in New York City, adding 127 jobs in its Manhattan marketing and development office and building six sounds stages in Brooklyn.
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Measles vaccine
John Meore/The Journal Newsv
April 16, 2019 - 2:56 pm
A man raising money for charity in Williamsburg is accused of spreading measles to 39 people in Michigan.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio Public Health Crisis
Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office
April 12, 2019 - 7:27 pm
A lawsuit is expected to be filed next week, challenging the city's mandatory vaccination order in Williamsburg.
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