Here's the scenario: Your mother-in-law's just called to say she's dropping over for a surprise visit, and you don't have a thing in the house to serve her. A coffeecake or a dozen danish would be perfect, but where should go?
If you're thinking to yourself, Duh, a bakery, you win the first part of our contest. The second part is more difficult: Which one?
You already nominated your favorite local businesses. Now it is time to vote! You have until Aug. 17 to vote. We will announce the winner Aug. 24.
Click on the poll below the post to vote.
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