Fire trucks collide, slam into cars injuring 12

A 65-year-old man was in serious condition and 11 firefighters suffered minor injuries when two fire trucks collided and slammed into two vehicles in Crown Heights late Tuesday night.

NYC homicide rate on the rise

violent shootout in Crown Heights, Brooklyn over the weekend marks New York City’s second quadruple homicide in just one week.

Opioid crisis in Orthodox Jewish communities

Opioid abuse is a serious public health issue. The problem affects almost every community, including the Orthodox Jewish communities in the tristate area. But the numbers, and stories that go along with them, are staggering enough that this tight-knit religious community is now listening. Is this a crisis?