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From Mattox to Mad Ox: Couple follows dream, opens bakery

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Posted: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am

In starting their new venture, Mathew and Karris Mattox were influenced by comments from Mathew’s late father, Mike Mattox.

Dealing with his own illness, the elder Mattox, a Council Bluffs firefighter for a quarter of a century, told them that life is short and that they should follow their dream.

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3 comments:

  • noels posted at 6:42 am on Sun, Sep 22, 2013.

    noels Posts: 22

    Nice place; forward looking concept for CB, but a bit overpriced: $1.99 for an
    underbaked croissant. C'mon man!

     
  • underdogstokes posted at 4:44 pm on Tue, Sep 17, 2013.

    underdogstokes Posts: 1

    The caramels sound wonderful! In fact everything sounds great. Can't wait for this bakery to open. Yum!

     
  • Erin posted at 12:58 pm on Tue, Sep 17, 2013.

    Erin Posts: 20

    Woohoo! Have been waiting for this place to open; happy the time is also here. Also, love that the proceeds from their caramel turtles will benefit cancer research -- sign me up!