The visit came at the invitation of Nachman Mostofsky, executive director of a politically right-wing Orthodox organization and the brother of Aaron Mostofsky, who was arrested by the FBI.
Gershon Kranczer, 65, eluded authorities for years in Israel.
A livestream video of the funeral posted to the local news site BoroPark24 showed men packed tightly into the study hall, with hardly any attendees wearing masks.
Daskal "exploited the vulnerability of a young teenager by grooming her for sex."
As the product of an Orthodox education, I am not surprised by any of this political extremism.
A retired airplane mechanic, Marvin came down with a fever in late March. Zippora, a former travel agent who worked for the now-defunct airline TWA, got one several days later.
Aaron Mostofsky, whose father is Kings County Supreme Court Judge Steven Mostofsky, entered the building wearing fur pelts and a bulletproof vest carrying a riot shield he said he found.
Note was pre-scheduled to post • Earlier posts reveal that she had previously shared her struggle with mental illness and anorexia, which she had reportedly had since the age of 12
The Zoom marathon was a farbrengen, a unique experience.
With the positivity rate ticking upward and the city’s COVID situation growing more dire, the in-person operation of New York City’s Jewish schools remains precarious.