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Every Person in New York

September 26th, 2009 · 10:06 am

People at Russ and Daughters on Houston Street August 30, 3009. By Jason Polan. From the series “Every Person In New York.” It seems like every person in New York is at Russ & Daughters this weekend, picking up orders and watching as salmon is sliced at the counter. The shop is open from 9:00 [...]

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Category: Around Town · Friends & Neighbors · In Line · In the Store · Out and About · storefront · Visitors · While You Wait
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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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The Benches are Back!

May 5th, 2009 · 2:08 pm

The benches are back!  After a debacle with a small – yet strong – dog, outdoor seating has returned to the Russ & Daughters’ storefront on East Houston Street, just in time for Spring!  Join us for bagels on the benches. Catch up on the story, previously on Lox Populi: And the Dog Ran Away [...]

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Category: customers · In the Store · Photo · storefront · What I Ate Today · While You Wait
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Rozhinkes Mit Mandlen

November 24th, 2008 · 6:13 pm

As another holiday approaches, it seems the perfect time to share with you a great moment from this fall’s High Holidays.  The Russ & Daughters erev Yom Kippur line is legendary.  Throughout that day, each year, a crowd gathers, numbers are clutched, stories and recipes are swapped, friendships and shidduchs are made, and this past [...]

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Category: Holidays · In Line · In the Store · Tradition · Video · While You Wait
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Gastropolis: The Soul of a Store

November 14th, 2008 · 2:14 pm

Third generation Russ, Mark Russ Federman, has an essay, “The Soul of a Store,” in the just published Gastropolis: Food and New York City (edited by Annie Hauck-Lawson and Jonathan Deutsch).  This Sunday, November 16, Mark, Annie, and Jonathan will sign books on the bench outside of Russ & Daughters, from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 [...]

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Category: Events · History · In the Store · The Well Read Herring · While You Wait
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Welcome

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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