Silver Cuts Ribbon at Newest Downtown Kosher Restaurant

May 12, 2003
Assemblyman Sheldon Silver cuts the ceremonial ribbon to celebrate the grand opening of Circa-NY, a new kosher café and restaurant located next door to Century 21 Department Store and less than a block from ground zero. Also pictured are Abe Safdieh, the restaurant’s manager (second from left); Harry Ashkenazie (center) and Ezra Shalom (far right), co-owners of Circa-NY; and Carl Weisbrod, President of the Alliance for Downtown New York (second from right).