Archive for February, 2010

FIRST THEY CAME FOR THE FISHES……

Bagel, no lox? By Michael Orbach • THE JEWISH STAR Salmon Anisakis, a roundworm, typically does not grow to more than two centimeters long and about the width of a human hair, but the parasite may cause big problems for kosher fish lovers. Some charedi rabbonim in Israel as well as a number of their […]

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Posted on February 26, 2010 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics, Kosher Alert

KOSHUS NEXOR

KOSHUS NEXOR Rabbi Ichweis Alles of Yeshivat Trumbinik recently announced that he will no longer allow students at his yeshiva to read any books. Saying that reading is zilzul zman (a waste of time), the rabbi said, “Hence forth, our students will not sully their young, impressionable minds with the worthless dribble of thousands of […]

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Posted on February 25, 2010 at 12:04 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics

GOLDBERG’S NEW YORK BAGELS- BALTIMORE

We recently had the opportunity to eat at Goldberg’s during a brief visit to Baltimore. Located at 1500 Reistertown Rd, and certified by the Star-K, the restaurant is a most interesting place. Upon entry, there are two counters- one for just buying baked goods and the other for ordering food. Once you order, they give […]

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Posted on February 24, 2010 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Restaurants

NEW PESACH PRODUCTS

From the Feb 22 edition of Kosher Today: Record Number of New and Improved Passover 2010 Products to Hit Supermarket Shelves New York…by Eda Kram…As supermarkets around the country open their Passover 2010 sets, consumers will find an unprecedented array of new foods and wines that will make this holiday “more interesting than in recent […]

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Posted on February 23, 2010 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher New Products, Passover