Herb Glaser is a third-generation baker at Glaser's Bake Shop, a 115-year-old bakery on the Upper East Side of New York City that specializes in pastries, cakes, and cookies. He lives in the same apartment where he grew up, above the shop, and comes to work at 8am. This is a day in his life.
Isaiah Owens is the director of Owens' Funeral Home in Harlem, New York City. From flowers to coffins, he makes the final arrangements for families in mourning. This is the story of a Saturday service.