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The Catskills Nevele Hotel tries to regain past glory!

  If the Nevele Hotel in New York’s Catskill mountains is renovated, will people actually flock there? In other words will the old saying, ‘You can’t go home again’, be proven false in this case if the Nevele Hotel Casino and Spa is successful with its proposed $640 million dollar renovation project? Will people who have become accustomed […]

The Jewish deli: The end of an era on Long Island?

Jewish delis becomming an endangered species

The Jewish delicatessen, once a staple on Long Island, is slowly disappearing from view! Growing up on Long Island there was nothing like a trip with my parents to the local kosher deli for a hot pastrami on rye with spicy mustard. It was as we say a taste sensation that would only get to […]