PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A popular Kosher bakery in the Rhawnhurst section of Philadelphia has closed abruptly.
Hesh’s Bakery, a landmark on Castor Avenue for more than 50 years, posted a message on its website notifying customers it has closed.READ MORE: Injuries Reported After Accident Involving SEPTA Trolley, CSX Train In Darby
“It is with a very sad and heavy heart to tell you that Hesh’s Bakery is now closed and will not be reopening. We thank you for your patronage. We will miss you.”READ MORE: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw Claims She's Not Resigning, Despite Rumors Saying She Might Become New York City's Top Cop
The bakery was known for serving Kosher treats such as chocolate chip pound cake to the local Jewish community.
The owners have not revealed why they closed up shop.MORE NEWS: Man Shot During Attempted Double Carjacking In Holmesburg Section, Police Say