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  • Waiter, Hold the Knishes

    By Debra Nussbaum Cohen

    December 13, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    They're vanquishing the Viennese table, banning the bars, and even putting the kibosh on fancy kugels in Borough Park and other fervently Orthodox neighborhoods, where weddings have become extravagant -- and very, very expensive -- affairs.

    A group of 27 influential Charedi rabbis...