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WNY Olympian Home For The Holidays

11:55 AM, Dec 15, 2012   |    comments
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Olympic Silver Medalist Jake Kaminski, right, and his wife Amanda preparing cookies at family owned bakery in Buffalo

BUFFALO, NY - It's a long way from being bestowed with silver on the medal stand in London, to being covered with chocolate and frosting in the back room of a bakery in Kaisertown.

But it's a journey being relished by Jake Kaminski, the Elma native who has returned home to Western New York for the first time since capturing a Silver medal with his teammates at the Summer Olympics.

Kaminski is home for the holidays with his wife Amanda, and both are helping Kaminski's family prepare goods at his family's business, the Pumpernik N' Pastry Shoppe on Clinton Street.

Kaminski will also display his Silver Medal to customers who ask to see it.

Click on the video player to see our story, "Catching Up With Kaminski", by 2 On Your Side Reporter Dave McKinley and Photojournalist Norm Fisher from Eden.

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