Shalom Lamm

By Timothy Knight on Friday, Jun. 24, 2016 - 6:24 pm
Above: Rabbi Irving Goodman at Monday’s forum in Monticello. Photo by Timothy Knight.   Members of Sullivan County's Orthodox Jewish community and elected public officials came together in the Sullivan County village of Monticello on Monday, June 20 to... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 - 11:53 am
National news outlets like Bloomberg News and Newsweek are watching the tiny Sullivan County village of Bloomingburg, which is being rocked by controversy over the arrival of a large community of ultra-Orthodox Hasidic Jews. On Sept. 30, the village held... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Wednesday, Sep. 10, 2014 - 2:11 pm
On Monday, September 8, a group of plaintiffs filed a federal lawsuit accusing the town of Mamakating and the village of Bloomingburg of engaging in "pervasive, government-sponsored religious discrimination" against Hasidic Jews. The plaintiffs ask the US... Read more
By Julia Reischel on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 - 3:51 pm
A man has been arrested for allegedly vandalizing a building in the village of Bloomingburg owned by Shalom Lamm, a developer at the center of a heated controversy over a Hasidic housing development in the tiny Sullivan County village.  The man, 38-year-... Read more
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