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Russ & Daughters is honored to be featured in The Sturgeon Queens – an independent documentary.

January 30th, 2014 · 12:55 pm

You can watch the movie now at film festivals around the country, and in the Fall of 2014 on select PBS stations. THE STURGEON QUEENS tells the story of four generations of the Russ family – and how they took their business from a tiny storefront stocked with herring barrels to the famed smoked fish [...]

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Category: Events · Family Business · Friends & Neighbors · History · Russ Family · storefront · The Big Screen · Video

Video Art at the Appetizing Shop: James Cohan Gallery Presents VIDEOBYTES at Russ & Daughters

November 21st, 2011 · 1:31 pm

DOWNLOAD PDF In collaboration with James Cohan Gallery, Russ & Daughters is pleased to present the exhibition Videobytes, an installation of video and film works shown in a continuous loop 24-hours a day, seven days a week in the Russ & Daughters storefront window. The presentation will run from Friday, November 4th to Sunday, December [...]

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Category: About · Friends & Neighbors · storefront · The Big Screen · Video
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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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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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Smoked Whitefish: A Love Story? A Short Film?

April 2nd, 2009 · 10:23 am

We are lucky to hear wonderful stories and to see great photos from customers all the time.  Some stop by the store to share, some e-mail, or call. Some customers post things on Flickr or Twitter or Vimeo.  But I recently opened my e-mail and was totally surprised by a delightful — and delightfully odd [...]

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Category: customers · Feedback · Matchmaker · The Big Screen · The Small Screen · Video
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Twilight Becomes Night: Essential New York

November 13th, 2008 · 2:16 pm

Witnessing the astonishing rate at which small, independent businesses were (and are) disappearing in New York, was one of my primary motivations for returning to my family business and helping to make sure that Russ & Daughters continues. For Virginie Alvine Perette, a lawyer turned filmmaker, it was the motivation to make a film. I [...]

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Category: In Other News · The Big Screen
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November 10th, 2008 · 7:00 am

Welcome to Lox Populi, the place to head for daily updates about all things related to Russ & Daughters: bits of history, tastes of new treats, recipes, customer stories, traditions, anecdotes, kvetching, and kvelling. But we can’t do it without the lox and we can’t do it without the people. So, please send us your [...]

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