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Smales Pretzel Bakery

Dayton’s Not Dead: Smales Pretzel Bakery

Smales Pretzel Bakery is a local business serving freshly baked pretzels to the Dayton community. Visiting Smales invokes a sense of nostalgia through its rich history, classic pretzels and friendly atmosphere.

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group photo of a poetry slam event

Dayton’s Not Dead: Poetry Slam

The Dayton Poetry Slam hosts open-mics and competitions that allow local poets to share their work and connect with the community.

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Dayton’s Not Dead: Food for the Journey Project

FJP is a local 501(c)(3) organization that provides free meals and emotional support to people in need within the Dayton community.

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whole punched tag from Coffee Hub, coffee

Dayton’s Not Dead: Coffee Hub

Xenia’s and Beavercreek’s Coffee Hub is not only a hub for coffee, but for hope and second chances as well.

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Twist Cupcakery | Photo by Jessica Fugett | The Wright State Guardian

Dayton’s Not Dead: Twist Cupcakery

Twist Cupcakery started when Kate Rivers began baking from home. After creating a delicious dessert spread for her daughter’s first birthday, friends and family realized Rivers’ talent.

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