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The Silver Spork rides into town

by (cjlautenbach)

Submitted 08-05-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

If you’ve ever eaten lunch at a school, you know what a spork is.  If you’ve ever wanted to try lunch from a food truck, you need to find out where The Silver Spork will be.  This chariot of local cuisine is a new kid on the...

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Bartertown Diner raises money for market improvements at the Fulton Street Farmers Market with delicious eats

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 07-29-2011 under NONPROFITS

Fans of fresh, local food now have even more reason to get excited about the Our Goodness is Growing campaign to improve the Fulton Street Farmers Market (1147 E. Fulton). Starting Saturday, July 30, and running right through Saturdays of the...

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Grand Rapids Farmers Markets 101

by (samantha.dine)

Submitted 07-25-2011 under LOCAL LIFE

Despite their rising presence in our city, many of us may have little to no prior knowledge about farmers markets. Perhaps we have lumped them into the category of flea markets, estate states, craft shows; essentially anything we would have to...

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$3 million renovation of Fulton Street Farmers Market unveiled

by (Duncan1551)

Submitted 09-03-2010 under NEWS

For over 80 years the Fulton Street Farmers Market has brought locally grown produce and homemade items to the heart of Grand Rapids. Last Tuesday the association unveiled an estimated $3 million renovation of the market that will improve vendor...

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[MIDTOWN] Fulton St. Farmers Market enters competition for America's favorite farmers market

by (MidtownGR)

Submitted 07-07-2010 under NONPROFITS

Market Manager Melissa Harrington is confident that Fulton Street Farmers Market can take the title of America's Favorite Farmers Market. Often noted for its block's worth of diverse vendors, the market is jam-packed every weekend. "We also have a...

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In season - May 25, 2010

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-25-2010 under NONPROFITS

What's in season? What fresh produce is on the horizon? If you're curious about what's at market, the Fulton Street Farmers Market publishes a list of goods every Tuesday. Currently at the market: Asparagus Rhubarb Carrots Parsnips...

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In studio: Fulton Street Farmers Market

by (WYCE)

Submitted 04-30-2010 under NONPROFITS

Joining Catalyst Radio in studio this week is Melissa Harrington, director of the Fulton Street Farmers Market. Music featured this week comes from Balkan Beat Box with the title cut from their new disc, Blue Eyed Black Boy.   MEDIA ANALYSIS...

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OctoberWest celebrates Westside Sat., Oct. 10

by (Lindy.G)

Submitted 09-15-2009 under LOCAL LIFE

The 3rd annual OctoberWest – the festival highlighting Grand Rapids’ Westside – is planned for Saturday, Oct. 10, and this year’s event is shaping up with a slate of fun fall activities even bigger than in previous years. OctoberWest is in the...

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