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Downtown outdoor market opens in Grand Rapids for 2014 season

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 05-06-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Written by Erin Cataldo The Grand Rapids Downtown Market rolled out the “fresh” with the reopening of the Outdoor Market for its second season as Downtown Grand Rapids’ only farmers’ market. Thousands of eager shoppers bought...

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In Season: May 3, 2014

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-02-2014 under NONPROFITS

Coming Soon: Asparagus Rhubarb Currently Available: Apples Carrots Pizza Crusts Kale Quiche Lettuce Greens Micro Greens Wheat Grass Potatoes Celery Root Parsnips Onions Garlic Leeks Honey Chicken Milk Beef Lamp Pork Eggs (chicken & duck)...

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Granola Goddess to open shop on Plainfield

by (erictank)

Submitted 04-29-2014 under NEWS

After looking for the past two years for her own space, Molly Dawson has finally found a home for Daily De-lish, her artisanal granola and cookie operation. Up until recently she had been baking out of Suburba, an Ada culinary hotspot. But as her...

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West Michigan Cooperative sees growth, opportunities in new space on Michigan Avenue

by (keri.amlotte)

Submitted 04-01-2014 under NEWS

Since their founding in 2006, West Michigan Co-op, a Grand Rapids based online farmers market, had been sharing space with other businesses during their monthly pick-up nights. But after years of growth, West Michigan Co-op had outgrown the shared...

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Downtown Market offers programs to supply low-income peope with food, business skills

by (dansteenwyk)

Submitted 02-03-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

“We’re part of the Heartside neighborhood and we consider ourselves part of the neighborhood,” says Mimi Fritz, president of the Downtown Market. “If we’re needed for something we’re here. We want to make sure we...

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In Season: November 30, 2013

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 11-30-2013 under NONPROFITS

Just In at the Market: Wreaths & Garland Egg Nog Christmas Trees Get it Before It's Gone: Chestnuts Currently at the Market: Brussel Sprouts Turnips Sweet PotatoesWinter SquashPie...

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In Season: November 23, 2013

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 11-15-2013 under NONPROFITS

Just In at the Market: Wreaths & Garland Get it Before It's Gone: Broccoli Currently at the Market: Brussel Sprouts Cranberries Turnips Sweet PotatoesWinter SquashPie...

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In Season: November 9

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 11-05-2013 under NONPROFITS

Just In at the Market: Cranberries Get it Before It's Gone: Fall Raspberries Broccoli Celery Currently at the Market: Brussel Sprouts Cranberries Turnips Sweet PotatoesWinter SquashPie...

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Downtown Market brings local flavor to Grand Rapids

by (rpontius)

Submitted 09-03-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The Downtown Market opened its doors this Labor Day weekend to a warm reception from Grand Rapids residents. “We’ve gotten really great reactions so far,” says Emily Davis, the Market Assistant and Event Coordinator Intern. “...

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Shop Seasonally: serving up spice with peppers and onions

by (Amy Hinman)

Submitted 08-13-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

As the season progresses, crops that need more time to develop are finally becoming ready. Consider making some fresh pizza sauce with just-ready tomatoes, or baba ganoush with a fresh eggplant.   Events at the market: The Downtown Market: On...

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