Just across the Providence-Pawtucket line, one of the few bagel bakeries in the area, Barney’s, has just closed. A victim of the Atkin’s craze. You can read more about it at the Projo.
After 18 years of bagel making, Barney’s Bakery closes
PAWTUCKET — Baked-goods supplier Barney’s Bakery Inc. shut down this week, putting about 25 employees out of work as the 18-year-old company filed for state receivership.