#local food

In Season: May 6, 2017

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-05-2017 under NONPROFITS

New Items: Asparagus Garden Transplants Flower Baskets Produce: Apples Asparagus Carrots Lettuce Microgreens (Radishes, Sunflowers, Peas, Mixes) Mushrooms  Potatoes (Multiple Varieties) Radishes Spinich Swiss Chard Wheatgrass And Much More...

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Donkey Taqueria serves affordable plates, needs some heat

by (Scott Trumbo)

Submitted 08-06-2014 under OPINION

Donkey Taqueria, in a small building at the corner of Wealthy and Henry, occupies what used to be a service station in the 1920's. The menu is divided into appetizers, tacos, tostadas and other small plates. The menu offers enough options to...

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Farm to Fork 2014 Community Feast

by (mlemarketingllc)

Submitted 06-23-2014 under

Come celebrate with us at the Holland Town Center (12330 James St.) to see how our vegetable garden has sprung to life, and get a taste for true farm to fork cuisine prepared using Eighth Day Farm-fresh ingredients by a stellar line-up of local...

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FoodCircles continues to provide meals for hungry children

by (Whitney Pavlica)

Submitted 03-21-2014 under NEWS

Since December 2013, FoodCircles has provided 394 dinners to local children in need. 305 days worth of food has been created for malnourished children in West Africa. A total of 2,239 meals have gone to hungry children. They've been able to do...

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Pilgrim Manor Retirement Community Celebrates 50 Years With a Groovy 1960s Community Picnic

by (Pilgrim Manor)

Submitted 08-22-2013 under NONPROFITS

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Pilgrim Manor Retirement Community is celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a free community picnic on Tuesday, August 27th from 12 to 3 pm. The event will take place on the campus of Pilgrim Manor, 2000 Leonard NE, Grand...

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In Season: June 5, 2013

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 06-05-2013 under NONPROFITS

Coming Soon: Sugar Snap Peas Cherries Eggplant Green Beans    Get it Before It's Gone: Seedling plants Annuals (including marigolds!) Hanging Baskets   Currently at the Market: Strawberries! Asparagus (green and purple)...

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In Season: June 1

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-29-2013 under NONPROFITS

Coming Soon: Strawberries! Sugar Snap Peas    Get it Before It's Gone: Seedling plants Annuals Hanging Baskets   Currently at the Market: Asparagus (green and purple) Rhubarb Greenhouse Tomatoes Carrots Radishes Rutabegas...

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In Season: May 4, 2013

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 05-06-2013 under NONPROFITS

Coming Soon: Asparagus! Strawberries Sugar Snap Peas  Potatoes   Get it Before It's Gone: Seedling plants Annuals Hanging Baskets   Currently at the Market: Asparagus (limited supply!) Rhubarb Greenhouse Tomatoes Carrots...

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W. Dwight Armstrong provides new perspective on large-scale farming

by (Renato)

Submitted 01-25-2013 under OPINION

W. Dwight Armstrong recently spoke on the topic of Feeding the World and the Future of Farming at Calvin College’s January Series. Armstrong is the CEO of the National FFA Organization - formerly Future Farmers of America - and received his...

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The Bitter End Coffee House: Unique grounds

by (Kschmitty)

Submitted 12-06-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

"The environment stimulates thinking," says Grand Valley student, Jessica Pontow. "The ethereal atmosphere helps capture inspiration," agrees fellow student, Patrick Herta. Both Pontow and Herta note the unique setting of the...

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