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Auschwitz Restaurant Tops Kickstarter Goals

An initiative to build a kosher café near Auschwitz has surpassed its initial fundraising goal on Kickstarter. Staff at the Auschwitz Jewish Center originally launched the quest on Kickstarter, an online fundraising platform, asking potential contributors to donate funds toward a desired $25,000. Organizers promised the proposed restaurant, to be called Café Oshpitzin, would produce vegetarian items […]

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Katz’s Delicatessen Photo Book Tells Delicious Story

No need to grab a ticket, New York’s famed Katz’s Delicatessen is coming to bookstores near you. To coincide with the deli’s 125th anniversary on September 18, Bauer and Dean Publishers the first-ever book about the institution, “Katz’s: Autobiography of a Delicatessen.” The book about the Lower East Side classic features 645 photos of pastrami […]

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