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Brooklyn, NY – A Disgraceful Judge John Wilson Frees The Borough Park Kidnapper.

May 17, 2007 at 11:48 PM
Your Voice on VIN, by Pinchas Milech. Brooklyn, NY - The attempted kidnapping, earlier this week, by 19-year-old suspect Bernard Mutterperl, ended safely only because, as Mutterperl stated “she was lucky.” The teen himself admitted that when he sees little kids, he goes after them. Any decent human being should be horrified, merely by the idea of entertaining such an appalling thought in...

Virginia – Gun Enthusiasts Show Their Displeasure With Mayor Bloomberg.

May 17, 2007 at 11:41 PM
Virginia - Openly armed firearms enthusiasts packed a normally sedate government building Thursday night, hoping to win a pistol or rifle while sending a defiant message to gun-control advocates, especially New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The Virginia Citizens Defense League, a gun-rights group, organized the "Bloomberg Gun Giveaway" in large part to thumb its nose at Bloomberg, who...

United Kingdom – London Mayor tells Bloomberg Ignore The Critics On Congestion Plan.

May 17, 2007 at 10:58 PM
United Kingdom - London mayor Ken Livingstone has backed New York's plan to adopt a traffic-fighting vehicle fee, urging mayor Michael Bloomberg to ignore critics and any drop in approval ratings. He spoke from his own experience of introducing a so-called congestion charge in central London in 2003 and said private traffic had dropped nearly 40 percent, cyclists had nearly doubled and bus...

Brooklyn, NY +3 Car MVA+

May 17, 2007 at 08:54 PM
Brooklyn, NY +3 Car MVA+ A motor vehicle accident involving 3 vehicles on Avenue "T" and Coney Island Avenue, Hatzolah responding to the scene with multiple ambulances...

Brooklyn, NY – Get Ready For Major Traffic Problams on 86 Street.

May 17, 2007 at 07:54 PM
Brooklyn, NY - A water and sewer project that's expected to get started in a few weeks, and heavy equipment moves in to dig up trenches in the street. "The biggest concern is parking, all of the parking on 86th Street is going to be eliminated for the period of time they are in the commercial district,” said John Logue, who is the president of 86th Street Bay Ridge BID. "No matter how you...

New Jersey – Air Force Handing Out cash To Fire Victims

May 17, 2007 at 07:45 PM
New Jersey - The U.S. Air Force opened a claims processing center in Tuckerton at noon today for anyone affected by the fire who needs immediate assistance such as food, shelter, medical expenses or other necessities. Those residents who need cash for immediate assistance can go to the Barnegat location. Proof of need - such as a photograph of a damaged house - is required. The New Jersey...

Kiryas Joel, Monroe, NY +Industrial Accident+

May 17, 2007 at 07:15 PM
Kiryas Joel, Monroe, NY +Industrial Accident+ KJ Hatzolah on the scene at 7 Dinev Dt at the KJ Paultry, Hatzolah BLS on the scene requesting ALS on a rush for an aided that was struck in the head when he fell 15' from a forklift and is unconscious. Chopper Stat Flight Air-1 is requested L/Z on Israel Zupnick Drive at the school parking lot, ETA 15 min...

Gaza City, Gaza Strip – Israeli Airstrikes Target Hamas

May 17, 2007 at 07:11 PM
Posted 13:11 Gaza City, Gaza Strip - Israel targeted Hamas with three airstrikes, destroying a compound and a car carrying senior commanders of the Islamic group and killing three people in a new layer of violence added to Palestinian infighting that has paralyzed the Gaza Strip. All of the strikes were in Gaza City, where 22 Palestinians were killed Wednesday in the most widespread factional...

New York, NY +City Wide Search for Police Inpersonater+

May 17, 2007 at 06:24 PM
New York, NY - NYPD send out a city wide BOLO for an Hispanic male that is driving a 1998 4-Door Chevy Malibu and has in his posession handcuffs, police like radio, a gold shield and possibly a handgu and he is impersonating a police officer. Authorities to be very cautious when approaching him, he is considered extremely dangerous. [VIN...

Monsey, NY +Pedestrian Struck+

May 17, 2007 at 06:06 PM
Rockland County, Monsey, NY +Pedestrian Struck+ A motor vehicle accident with a pedestrian that was struck on Monsey Blvd and Sunrise. Hatzolah on the scene requesting Medics to respond in...

United Kingdom – Maker Of Popular Chocolate Bars Has Kasharus Problem.

May 17, 2007 at 04:56 PM
Kashrus Alert. United Kingdom - Makers of Britain's most popular chocolate bars, including Mars, Snickers, Maltesers and Milky Ways, admitted that they now contain an ingredient derived from a cow's stomach. This month, Masterfoods began using animal rennet to produce the whey needed for its products, rather than a vegetarian alternative. Rennet is extracted from the stomach-lining of...

Manhattan, NY – Debris Falls From WTC Skyscraper Crashes Through Firehouse

May 17, 2007 at 03:54 PM
Manhattan, NY - Demolition work at the former Deutsche Bank building at the site of the WTC, has been put on hold after a steel pipe fell from the 40-story onto a neighboring firehouse. The 15-foot piece of steel fell from the 35th floor of the building, which is in the process of being taken down. It pierced the roof of the Engine 10 Ladder 10 building, sending debris into the eyes of two...

Los Angeles CA- LAX Airport Terminal Evacuated.

May 17, 2007 at 03:53 PM
Los Angeles, CA LAX Terminal Evacuated A 'prohibited item' found in checked luggage has pronted a bomb squad to a terminal at LAX. [vin] U/D 4:00 pm All Clear given....

United kingdom – Synagogues Across the UK Will Pray For The Safe Return of Missing 4-year-old This Shabbat.

May 17, 2007 at 03:29 PM
United Kingdom - A story that grabbed media headlines of a UK 4-year-old girl Madeleine McCann who disappeared in Portugal while on vacation with her parents marked the 14th day of the search The Jewish community in the UK has joined the nation’s anguish for her to be found. Synagogues across the UK will pray for her safe return on this Shabas. Jewish community members have also helped...

Albany, NY – Senate Approves Sullivan County Tax Increase

May 17, 2007 at 03:01 PM
Albany, NY - The State Senate approved an Assembly bill sponsored by Aileen Gunther to allow the County of Sullivan the ability to raise its sales tax for two years by one-half of one percent, and to increase its hotel and motel room tax from two percent to a maximum of five percent. With Senate approval all that is left is for the governor to sign the legislation and for the county to conduct a...

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