Williamsburg

Hasidic man
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April 12, 2019 - 8:57 am
The United Jewish Organization of Williamsburg says the man was able to catch up to a B57 bus after it had initially passed him by, and as he went in, the driver covered her face and said "go in, measles".
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Bill de Blasio
Photo by Anthony Behar/Sipa USA
April 11, 2019 - 3:29 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday responded to a planned lawsuit against his order requiring residents of some Brooklyn neighborhoods to receive mandatory measles vaccines saying the declaration will survive any legal action.
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Torah Yeshiva
Dreamstime
April 08, 2019 - 6:45 pm
The city’s Health Department is threatening yeshivas in Brooklyn with fines, and possible closure, if they allow non-vaccinated students into their buildings amid the ongoing measles outbreak.
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Williamsburg slashing suspect
NYPD
February 06, 2019 - 10:30 am
The attacked happened near Boerum and White streets around 8 a.m. Sunday.
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Booza, original form of ice cream
Mike Sugerman/WCBS 880
February 01, 2019 - 5:00 am
At the Republic of Booza in Williamsburg, you won't find alcohol, but you will something that in all likelihood you haven't had before.
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Williamsburg Attempted Rape Suspect
NYPD
January 02, 2019 - 2:29 pm
A suspect in an attempted rape in Brooklyn has surrendered to police.
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Hasidic man
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
December 03, 2018 - 2:16 pm
As police in Brooklyn investigate multiple attacks on Jewish people in recent days, the Anti-Defamation League is holding its third annual “Never Is Now” summit in Chelsea.
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Brooklyn church vandalized
NYPD
December 03, 2018 - 1:48 pm
The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating after a Catholic church in Brooklyn was vandalized over the weekend.
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Dreamstime
December 03, 2018 - 12:49 pm
The rodent popped up inside a station booth and began scampering across the desks.
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Hasidic man punched
NYPD
December 03, 2018 - 7:17 am
The city’s Hanukkah celebrations were marred by another senseless attack on a Jewish person.
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