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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Fully-vaccinated shoppers no longer have to wear masks or facial coverings at Publix and now kids are getting their cookies back too!

Publix is once again giving free cookies to kids, after pausing the popular cookie giveaway program in March of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Publix cookies, given out in the bakery, are a hot item among the younger crowd but parents love them too because they keep the little ones quiet, at least for a little while.

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The updated mask rules went into effect on Saturday May 15, however, customers who have not been vaccinated, are still required to wear a face mask while shopping.

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