Streit’s Matzo Tenements Sell for $30.5M

50,000 sq. ft. NYC operation is last family-owned matzo factory in the U.S.

Sholem Aleichem Arrives in New York!

Happy 156th Birthday!—the perfect time to look back on the Tevye Stories’ author’s first trip to the Big Apple

Moishe Cohen’s Sweet Lower East Side Legacy

Economy Candy founder, who opened the shop in 1937, died last week at 97

Russ & Daughters Honored in New York Senate

State senate resolution celebrates appetizing shop’s 100th anniversary

Streit’s Matzo To Shutter on Lower East Side

Family-owned company plans to relocate iconic factory after 90 years

‘All-of-a-Kind Family’ on the Lower East Side

Writers and historians discuss Sydney Taylor’s newly-reissued book series

Welcoming Myself Back to My Journalistic Roots

I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.

Pickling Pioneer Preaches Gospel of Fermentation

When it comes to brines, Sandor Katz bubbles with enthusiasm

The Bialy—the Bagel’s Long-Neglected Cousin—Tries for a Comeback

At Kossar’s on the Lower East Side, new owners hope that combining a new look with old recipes will save bialys from extinction

Henry Roth Slept With His Sister and His Cousin

Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?

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