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Sylvia Rothchild

Sylvia Rothchild

I was standing next to the kitchen stove, peering into the array of pots, basking in the warmth and abundance of home. I sampled a...

If anyone had told Simon Halpern a year ago that he would soon spend every day sitting on a park bench instead of in front...

In the morning Kaminsky’s candy store in East Flatbush was a sleepy place. Samuel Kaminsky silently handed his customers their newspapers through a small opening...