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Dining Notes: Panera Bread bagels spread breast cancer awareness

Dining Notes: Panera Bread bagels spread breast cancer awareness


The Panera Bread pink ribbon bagel.

Special treats are showing up in restaurants and coffee shops in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Panera Bread has been making cherry vanilla bagels in the shape of a ribbon in October for 20 years.

They’re available again in outlets across the country, with a portion of the proceeds going to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the largest breast cancer assistance and advocacy organization in the U.S.

In addition, the chain is offering Pink Ribbon eGift cards online all month, with 10% of the proceeds going to the organization.

Omaha has 10 Panera locations. For more details and to buy gift cards, visit

Freebies are brewing at Kwik Shop locations

Kwik Shop is welcoming cooler weather with free coffee Fridays in October.

Customers can get a cup of the company’s Farmhouse Blend in any size on Fridays through the end of the month. It comes hot or iced.

The giveaway will be at every Kwik Shop, with a limit of one per customer.

There are 17 Kwik Shops in the Omaha-Council Bluffs area.

Omaha World-Herald: Omaha Dines

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