Get your hands on Birmingham’s best bagels at these five locations, including Homewood Bagel Co.

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Yum! Look at this Asiago Rosemary bagel. Photo via Homewood Bagel Co.

For all you bagel lovers out there, Birmingham is a great place to get your bagel on! Check out these 5 amazing bagel establishments in the Magic City.

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Little Savannah, Crestline Bagel and The Filling Station among neighborhood restaurants receiving their inspection scores in the past 30 days

Crestline Bagel Company
Jennifer and Ralph Yarbrough owners of Crestline Bagel Company, Photo by Pat Byington

4 popular Birmingham neighborhood restaurants received their health inspection scores over the past 30 day, since Bham Now last reported scores in mid-April.

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Local Honey Holiday Challah for the New Year

Shana Tova!

This past week, Jews celebrated the start of the year 5778 as well as the start of the month of Tishrei, or head of the year. The month of Tishrei is a time we usually refer to as the High Holidays, which includes Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, and Simchat Torah/Shemini Atzeret. Many of the traditions, customs, and rituals are fairly well known, like dipping apples in honey and fasting on Yom Kippur. Others, like dancing with the Torah scrolls on Simchat Torah, usually aren’t referenced in sitcom jokes. Continue reading “Local Honey Holiday Challah for the New Year”