New York’s Second Avenue Deli now has two locations—neither of which is on Second Avenue. JTA has video of the new branch’s opening, featuring a cameo by television and Yiddish stage star Fyvush Finkel.
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August 19, 2011 | 12:15 pm
September 28, 2006 | 8:00 pmDuring Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, a strict fast is observed -- no food or drink for 24 hours. So, it is always important to remember that the Yom Kippur Eve menu has special requirements.
The prefast dinner should be quite light, ending with a delectable dessert to help the...
March 23, 2006 | 7:00 pm
The tables were filled and the clock turned back at Canter's on Monday, as the landmark Fairfax deli lowered the price of a corned beef sandwich to 75 cents in honor of the restaurant's 75th anniversary.
Cashier Tom Gordon, who answered questions between fielding phone calls and...
August 25, 2005 | 8:00 pm
"Pickles, Inc." is an unpretentious PBS documentary about eight Arab widows from a village in northern Israel, who break all kinds of traditions by starting a tiny factory producing homemade pickles.
As modest as it seems, "Pickles," which airs Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 9 p.m. on KCET, can...