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Borough Park

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  • Miami Newborn Named for Slain Brooklyn Boy

    Miami Newborn Named for Slain Brooklyn Boy
    It is a tribute from a Florida family to a Brooklyn boy who was killed just days before his 9th birthday. The parents of a newborn in Miami named their infant 'Leiby' -- in memory of the 8-year-old boy from Borough Park who was snatched from a Brooklyn...
  • Leiby Kletzky Memorial Fund Nears $250K, New Photos Of Victim Surface

    Leiby Kletzky Memorial Fund Nears $250K, New Photos Of Victim Surface
    The Leiby Kletzky Memorial Fund--established in the name of the 8-year-old Brooklyn boy, who was snatched and murdered by a stranger he met on the street, is close to having raised nearly a quarter million dollars less than a week after it was created,...
  • Newborn Named for Slain Leiby Kletzky [EXCLUSIVE PHOTO]

    Newborn Named for Slain Leiby Kletzky [EXCLUSIVE PHOTO]
    PIX 11 News has obtained an exclusive photo of a Miami baby named in honor of the slain, Brooklyn boy, Leiby Kletzky. The baby boy--Ezreil Leib Rudski---was born on the same day, July 13th, that Leiby's remains were found. The baby's father, Shmuli...
  • Stranger Danger Video Gets New Look, After Leiby Death

    Stranger Danger Video Gets New Look, After Leiby Death
    A video that was produced for the Orthodox Jewish community about "stranger danger" -- BEFORE the kidnapping and murder of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky -- is getting fresh buzz on YouTube. A group called the Torah Safety Commission produced the video...
  • Brooklyn Boy's Alleged Killer Was Coerced Into Confessing: Lawyers

    Brooklyn Boy's Alleged Killer Was Coerced Into Confessing: Lawyers
    Defense attorneys for a man who confessed to kidnapping, smothering and dismembering an 8-year-old Brooklyn boy claim their client's admission of guilt was coerced by authorities. Lawyers for Levi Aron said detectives took advantage of his "fragile...
  • City Threatens To Shut Down Bus Company For Segregating Passengers

    City Threatens To Shut Down Bus Company For Segregating Passengers
    Mayor Bloomberg has warned the Orthodox Jewish operators of the B 110 bus in Brooklyn that the city will shut down the bus line if they continue to force women to sit in the back. "A women who walks on that bus doesn't feel discriminated because that...
  • Texas Nurse Shoots Mother, Kidnaps Newborn Boy

    Texas Nurse Shoots Mother, Kidnaps Newborn Boy
    HOUSTON, Texas -- A nurse accused of killing a Texas mother in a parking lot and stealing her 3-day-old son had suffered a miscarriage and believed she needed to show her fiancé that she had a child, authorities said Wednesday. A judge refused to allow...
  • Nurse murders mother, kidnaps newborn

    Nurse murders mother, kidnaps newborn
    We’re slowly finding out what happened yesterday in a story that has the whole nation asking 'why.' What started out as a routine trip to the doctor for Kala Golden and her newborn son, ended in the worst way imaginable. Montgomery County sheriff`...
  • 10 Hurt in Brooklyn Bus Crash

    Ten people have been injured, one seriously, in a bus crash in Brooklyn, The Associated Press is reporting Tuesday. The accident occurred at 6:53 a.m. at 49th Street and 14th Avenue in Borough Park.  A New York City Police spokeswoman told Newsday police...
  • Palin Fans: Gettin' Wiggy With It

    BOROUGH PARK, N.Y. - Looking to don a coif like John McCain's Vice Presidential running mate Sarah Palin?  You're in luck. A wig wholesaler in Borough Park, Brooklyn that typically caters to Orthodox Jewish women has turned into a local hot spot for...
  • 8th District: Jerry Nadler

    Congressman Jerrold Nadler represents New York's Eighth Congressional district. The Eighth, one of the most diverse districts in the nation, includes Manhattan's West Side below 89th Street, Lower Manhattan, and areas of Brooklyn including Borough Park,...
  • Famous Pickle Store Headed to Brooklyn

    Famous Pickle Store Headed to Brooklyn
    Even Peter Piper can't stop the proud purveyor from packing up all the pickles, the pickled peppers too. So after nearly 100 years as a Lower East Side staple, it's time to say goodbye to Guss' Pickles. "The problem is not too many customers," owner...