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Smoked Fish and Wedded Bliss

July 22nd, 2011 · 3:43 pm

Warm congratulations to Emily and Tensho, who shared their pre-wedding moments with us at the shop. The newlyweds incorporated their favorite New York City spots, which included Russ & Daughters, into their wedding memories when they stopped by the shop to shoot portraits on the way to their ceremony! (Photos by Nelson Bakerman Photography, courtesy [...]

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Category: customers · In the Store · Photo
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New York Magazine’s Reasons to Love New York (including an observation about the interaction between customers over babka, and between people in NYC, in general)

January 19th, 2011 · 1:12 pm

New York Magazine‘s sixth annual “Reasons to Love New York” issue came out right in the middle of the holiday rush, so we haven’t had a chance to post until now. They said, “Six years into anatomizing our love for the city, there is still no shortage of things to feel good about in this [...]

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Category: customers · Friends & Neighbors · Press · The Big Screen
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Don’t Let the Sheep Get in Your Eyes

September 29th, 2010 · 1:27 pm

Talk about bashert. This past Sunday while biking in the back meadows of Prospect Park, I noticed a curious gathering of musicians, performers, puppets, and leisurely spectators starting to take form. In that serendipitous New York kind of way, little did I know that I had stumbled upon something magical, and it was a mob. [...]

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Category: Around Town · customers · Events · Friends & Neighbors · Herring · Holidays · Out and About
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Following a Guide Book from Another Era: Paens to Sturgeon, Sonnets to Lox.

July 29th, 2010 · 8:00 am

Video from a recent visit to Russ & Daughters. Jennifer and Ben came to Russ & Daughters the other day for the first time, with tired feet, empty stomachs and a special book in tow. Originally published in 1959, the book was New York Places and Pleasures by Kate Simon. The 4th edition, which had [...]

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Category: customers · Family Business · History · In Line · In the Store · Notes From Another Generation · Russ Family · storefront · Video · Visitors
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Everything is OK. Report from the Company Picnic.

July 27th, 2010 · 8:02 pm

“Is everything ok?” asked the passerby at the sight of shuttered gates and lights off at Russ & Daughters this morning, his voice expressing mild panic as if he had just stumbled upon an unfortunate accident or was shaking someone out of a bad dream.  While we were touched by the outpouring of concern- he [...]

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Category: customers · Entertaining · Hours
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Keira Knightly Loves New York, Deems Bagels and Lox at Russ & Daughters “Amazing”

July 6th, 2010 · 4:27 pm

In this Elle Magazine cover story by Andrew Goldman, actress Keira Knightly talks about making movies in New York and how much she misses the “amazing” Russ & Daughters now that she’s gone: “So, a modest proposal: Knightley told me she’d developed a love of New York while filming Last Night, that she still thinks [...]

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Category: customers · In the Store · Press · The Big Screen · The Well Read Herring
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Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing: Photos and More

June 17th, 2010 · 1:35 pm

New Catch Holland Herring All reports indicate that the Russ & Daughters Herring Pairing with Wylie Dufresne and John Zorn at Astor Center was a great success! Photos, anecdotes, and a ShootBooth slideshow coming soon! Event photographs: Belathée Photography Photo booth portraits: ShootBooth – Jen Snow

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Category: customers · Events · Friends & Neighbors · Herring · Photo · Video · What I Ate Today
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Clupeophilia: Oliver Sacks Writes About Russ & Daughters Herring in The New Yorker

July 13th, 2009 · 3:16 pm

Thanks to Oliver Sacks, Russ & Daughters herring is the “Talk of the Town!”  Sacks writes about the New Catch Holland Herring, and other clupeal delights, in this week’s New Yorker. – Jen Snow

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Category: customers · Events · Featured Product · Herring · Press · The Well Read Herring
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Special Delivery: Quilting with R&D

June 23rd, 2009 · 11:33 am

One of the highlights of my job is to see how Russ & Daughters pops up into peoples lives.  This is one of my favorites, a letter and photos I received today. —Josh Russ Tupper Katie Stewart Sigler wrote: “So my mom is big into quilting.  She makes baby quilts for every baby that crosses [...]

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Category: customers · Photo · The Generationals
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After Almost 100 Years, It Was Time for a Twitter

June 10th, 2009 · 11:30 am

After almost 100 years, it was time for a Twitter. Follow us at http://twitter.com/LoxPopuli Twitter has been great so far. We love hearing from Russ & Daughters fans and Lox Populi readers all over the world.  Note the exchange we had recently with swell website Foursquare (a site that encourages you to explore your city [...]

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Category: customers · Friends & Neighbors · In Line · In the Store · R&D To Do List · The Small Screen · Visitors · While You Wait
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