Rakowski Farm's unique impact on Fulton Street Market and local shopping

by (AmiiboZach)

Submitted 02-28-2022 under LOCAL LIFE

Over its past 18 years operating as a vendor for the “Fulton Street Farmers Market,” Pat and Ginny Rakowski’s Family Farm has solidified itself as a neighborhood mainstay, as well as a local business that is not afraid to innovate...

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New butcher shop brings locally sourced meats to Wealthy Street Business District

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 01-12-2016 under NEWS

Louise Earl is a new butcher shop in the Wealthy Street Business District, just down the street from Wealthy Theatre. Co-owners and husband and wife, Matt Smith and Cynthia Esch just opened the shop on January 5. Smith researched and sourced all the...

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Grand Butchers set to open this week

by (erictank)

Submitted 11-12-2013 under NEWS

If everything goes according to plan, Grand Rapids' newest butcher shop will open its doors to the public this week. Grand Butchers, a grocer and deli owned and operated by Margie Zichterman and Lacey Dryer, has been in the final stages of its...

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Fair Farm Bill Rally

by (mm2hunter)

Submitted 11-07-2011 under OPINION

This past Thursday was windy and overcast, with temperatures in the low 40s. That didn't stop the 20+ advocates who came out to support the Fair Farm Bill Rally held at Calder Plaza. Multiple signs read “Help Michigan Grow,” “...

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Grand opening for Nourish Organic Market set for Saturday

by (mm2hunter)

Submitted 10-06-2011 under OPINION

Wondering how to buy food locally, but not sure where to start? Look no further than Nourish Organic Market. Located at 634 Wealthy St SE, Nourish sells products that are organic and locally produced. Here you will find items from Michigan farms...

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