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This Sunday, October 4th, New York City’s Lower East Side will be a pickle-lover’s paradise. Pickle Day 2015 will take place on Orchard Street, paying homage to the days when pickle shops thrived in the neighborhood.
The oldest family-owned matzo company in the United States, Streit’s Matzo, is in contract to sell its Lower East Side factory buildings for a reported $30.5 million. According to New York real estate blog The Real Deal, a deed was filed with the city May 11 confirming the sale of the 90-year-old buildings to Cogswell Realty, a midtown-based real estate firm.
The 90-year-old Streit’s Matzo Factory on the Lower East Side will close after Passover.
Alex Wolfman, a descendant of Yonah Schimmel, the knishery’s original owner. Flickr.