Topic: bakery

Youssef Arkhtarini, baker at Aleppo Sweets, previously owned bakeries in Syria, where he sold baklava by the stacks every day.

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Syrian eatery Aleppo Sweets draws crowd to Ives Street

February 28, 2019 0 comments

Feb. 24 marked the one-month anniversary of Aleppo Sweets’ opening on Ives Street. The shop has a warm and welcoming atmosphere: Copper Turkish tea sets decorate the front of the restaurant, a dozen plants and lamps hang from the azure ceiling and Arabic songs play softly in the background.

Insomnia Cookies to open on Thayer Street

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Insomnia Cookies to open on Thayer Street

February 1, 2017 0 comments

Many students may be familiar with the small, inconspicuous gray house just a few blocks up from Pembroke campus and CVS.