One makes reference to the "proselytizing pair of rabbis and their families" as part of a large cast of characters and events,3 while another states that Goodman "throws in a pair of Bialystoker
rabbis and some long-lost [Jewish] relations...
The middle parcel is the Bialystoker
building, an official New York City landmark.
Superbly organized beginning with an historical overview of the world of European ghettos, then with informational presentations on the role of baking ingredients, their are specific chapters showcasing breads, bagels, rolls, 'Bialystoker
Kuchen', pastries, cakes, cooks, fillings, toppings, icings, and finishings.
Kobrin's principal Diaspora Bialystoker
is David Sohn (1890-1967), who for nearly half a century represented the public voice of the American Bialystok Diaspora as editor of Der Bialystoker
Stimme and the director of the Bialystoker
Center in New York.
Locals bemoan loss of Bialystoker
Center on the Lower East Side [NYT]
Two of the Lower East Side's remaining great Jewish institutions still proudly bear the name of the Polish city of Bialystok: the Bialystoker
Center and Old Age Home on East Broadway and the Bialystoker
Synagogue on Willett Street.
Next to the bagel (whose history should be told), the bialy evokes nostalgia for a town where the Jews were nicknamed "Bialystoker
kuchen fressers"-"prodigious eaters of the oniony bread buns." At the start of her inquiry, there were no bialys made in Poland, but Ms.
Board members of the historic Lower East Side Bialystoker
Synagogue have sued their president, Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Shlomo Hagler, the New York Post reports, alleging that Hagler is trying to sell an adjacent lot the congregation has owned since 1987, in violation of a Brooklyn rabbinical court's ruling.
landsmanshaft in Melbourne, which was formed with the aim of extending relief to landslayt in Europe and to assist them in immigrating to Melbourne, established the first Jewish hostel in Australia.
Nathan Hilu, an 87-year-old veteran who lives in subsidized housing adjoining the landmark Bialystoker
Synagogue, may be the most significant Jewish Outsider artist you've never heard of.
This article also joins recent work, such as that by Rebecca Kobrin on the Bialystoker
"diaspora," that diversifies what we know of immigrant American Jewry, community by community, and requires us to reconsider the geographic and conceptual lines between "Old World" and "New." (10) As those from the "Jerusalem of the Balkans," the Salonikans provide a valuable case study of a community whose story loomed large in the cultural history and collective memory of the Sephardi world.
Nursing Home, established by Jewish immigrants from Bialystok and a longtime presence in the historical landscape of the Lower East Side, faces an uncertain future.