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[Business Courier:] A Cincy Baking Superhero is Retiring His Cape, Tights

A superhero of the Cincinnati food industry is hanging up his cape and tights, retiring after feeding the Queen City for nearly 50 years.

John Marx, the not-so-mild-mannered alter ego of Bagel Man and the founder of Marx Hot Bagels, sold his bakery and is retiring. The 78-year-old has been …

[WCPO:] Loss of 1865 Synagogue an "Absolute Tragedy": Stadium Project Plan

“There’s nothing to protect it,” Muller said. “It really is an absolute tragedy that the building will be torn down.”

It was built in 1865 to house Ahavath Achim, or the Congregation of Brotherly Love, said photographer J. Miles Wolf. He researched the property for his exhibit, …

[American Israelite:] Marx’s Hot Bagels Has Been Sold

Marx Hot Bagels is under new ownership.

The long-time bagel shop in Blue Ash was sold recently to Y. Y. Davis, who bought it from John and Danielle Marx.

Marx has owned the shop since 1969 when he took over a company that was in bankruptcy. He got his start in baking at Kroger’s at Eight…

[WLWT:] Local Holocaust survivor has ties to CA synagogue shooting

A Holocaust survivor from our area has a personal connection to synagogue in Poway, California where one person was killed and three others injured in a shooting last weekend. More.>

[Jewish Philanthropy:] Wexner Heritage Program Announces Three New Classes

The Wexner Foundation has announced three new classes of the Wexner Heritage Program with volunteer leaders from Cincinnati, OH, Rochester, NY and Seattle, WA. In Cincinnati the program is supported by a partnership with the Jewish Foundation of Cincinnati. More.>