Boro Park Snapshot: The Gift Place

By Yehudit Garmaise  What Miriam Brieger likes best about running her elegant gift boutique is that “it is a very happy type of.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Table 40

By Yehudit Garmaise    While working for his father Avrum Moshe Roth for three years at Café au Lee on Lee Ave. in Williamsburg, Tovia.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Schmidt Realty

By Yehudit Garmaise: “Don’t give up, and keep on selling,” said Boro Park Realtor Israel Schmidt, who, for the past 15 years, has been.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Germ Squad

By Yehudit Garmaise:   Seven months ago, after Danny Laniado and his business partner Gabi Peretz had to evacuate 15 employees out of their.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Aryeh Schechter Sofer STaM

By Yehudit Garmaise:     Rabbi Aryeh Schechter was so entranced by the beauty and meaning of sofrus when he was first exposed to it,.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Shmaya Reichman: Fundraiser

by Yehudit Garmaise:  When Shmaya Reichman is not driving cars for Lieberman’s Car Service, which is based in Monroe, Boro Parkers can often.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Schreiber’s Homestyle Bakery

By Yehudit Garmaise:Four months ago, when Meilech Litchfield started managing Schreiber’s Homestyle Bakery on 4204 14th Ave., he knew he wanted to.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Esrogei Rieger

By Yehudit Garmaise:  When Shloimy Rieger was younger, he loved to go esrog shopping with his father, Rav Shmaye Rieger, and together survey a.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Glitz Home of Gifts

By Yehudit Garmaise“Many ‘people,’” said Motty Markowitz, the owner of Glitz Home of Gifts, who is really perhaps referring to.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Silvercup Scaffolding

By Yehudit Garmaise    Everywhere we look, we see scaffolding. Everywhere we turn we see more and more beams, platforms, and metal frames..... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: D’Rose Linens

By Yehudit Garmaise     In a store that perhaps could only exist in Boro Park, the same shop that sells linens, sheets, and quilts for.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Tiv Tov Bookbinding

By Yehudit Garmaise    Antique bookbinders make sure that our alte seforim look as regal, beautiful, and holy and their kadosh contents.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Organicer

By Yehudit Garmaise:    Five years ago, when Moshe Neuman opened Organicer on 4717 New Utrecht Ave., several women walked into the shop and.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Steve Styler, MD, Boro Park Pediatrician

by Yehudit Garmaise   When Steve Styler, MD, a pediatrician from Teaneck, NJ, was asked why he chose to establish his medical practice in.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Hungarian Kosher Cuisine

By Yehudit Garmaise: If customers see anything dietetic in Hungarian Kosher Cuisine, it was not created by co-owner, Shmelka Friedman, he.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: Judaica Corner

By Yehudit Garmaise    No one knows the truth that Yidden are the “people of the book,” better than Aron Langsam, the owner of.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: LMB Tailoring

By Yehudit Garmaise: Since 1977, when Michael Buksumski first opened Mike’s Tailoring on 4116 14th Ave., four generations of Boro Park men and boys.... read more

Boro Park Snapshot: N and G Hardware

By Yehudit Garmaise     Eli Shamilov hails from across the world in Baku, Azerbaijan, but his customers at N and G Hardware on.... read more