A ‘Positively New Jersey’ experience: Waiting in the bagel line

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It’s a phenomenon that seems to be unique to New Jersey (and of course New York) – weekend mornings waiting in line for fresh bagels.

News 12’s Brian Donohue says that it’s in the bagel line where New Jerseyans get to interact with each other and learn about people’s life stories.

There’s the shop owner who started the business. The owner’s children who run it.

People of all races, religions and creeds standing together all waiting for the same thing in common – New Jersey’s fresh, hot bagels.

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