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In Season: June 15, 2013

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 06-12-2013 under NONPROFITS

Newly in seaon: Strawberries!  Radishes Beets Sugar Snap Peas Coming Soon: Summer Squash Garlic Scapes Zucchini Green Beans Get it Before It's Gone: Asparagus Seedling plants Annuals Hanging Baskets Currently at the Market: Asparagus...

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Rock the block in Southtown

by (benwilkoliver)

Submitted 06-04-2013 under NEWS

Two city blocks on Madison Avenue between Hall Street and Gilbert will be blocked off on June 15 to celebrate community and feature local food, giveaways and entertainment for all ages.   The annual event, organized by LINC Community...

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Build a better city

by (benwilkoliver)

Submitted 06-04-2013 under PLACE-MATTERS

Whether it’s organizing a block party, planting trees in your neighborhood or placing a bench in front of a bus stop, placemaking can be easy. We hope it can all intersect right here on The Rapidian with Place Matters. This page is your place...

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Urban Herd fights hunger

by (Feeding America...)

Submitted 03-13-2013 under NONPROFITS

Wind and spitting rain didn’t stop more than 100 green-clad runners from showing up for the Brooks Urban Herd Pub Run at Trillium Haven Restaurant on Monday evening. The 5K fun run, organized by Gazelle Sports, wound its way through Eastown...

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Michigan loses core of apple crop

by (forcekr)

Submitted 11-28-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

The leaves change color, fall from their branches and swirl toward the now bare ground. Cold winds blow across the West Michigan area warning residents that it is another Michigan fall which means two things: beautiful scenery and trips to the...

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Is your favorite restaurant really local?

by (wendypchef)

Submitted 11-23-2012 under OPINION

Recently Bagger Dave’s held a media event at their newest restaurant in Grandville. The press release offered “the opportunity to check out the restaurant and learn more about this rapidly expanding Michigan-grown company” and...

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In Season: October 26, 2012

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 10-26-2012 under NONPROFITS

  Get it before it's gone- LAST WEEKS! Peppers Tomatoes In season at the Market Winter Squash! Gourds and Pumpkins Root Vegetables Currently at the Market Beets Onions (Green, Candy, Vidalia) Bell Peppers (green, yellow, red, orange,...

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In Season: October 19, 2012

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 10-19-2012 under NONPROFITS

Get it before it's gone- LAST WEEKS! Peppers Tomatoes Herbs Green Beans In season at the Market Winter Squash! Gourds and Pumpkins Root Vegetables Currently at the Market Beets Onions (Green, Candy, Vidalia) Bell Peppers (green, yellow, red...

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Fork Fest 2012 provides chance to get to know local food system

by (ChrisFreemanRealtor)

Submitted 10-19-2012 under NEWS

At first glance, it would be easy to think that Fork Fest was just a food fair where several restaurants were gathered at one spot for you to try their offerings. This casual observation quickly evaporates when you arrive at the venue. Romence...

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In Season: October 12, 2012

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 10-12-2012 under NONPROFITS

Get it before it's gone- LAST WEEK! Peppers Tomatoes Herbs Green Beans New in season at the Market Sweet Potatoes PLENTY of Winter Squash! Gourds and Pumpkins galore! Root Vegetables Currently at the Market Beets Cilantro Parsley Basil...

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