St. Mark’s Church Greenmarket is Now Open

Last modified June 27, 2014 at 8:25 am

Now in its fourth week of this season, GrowNYC  brings its Greenmarket to St. Mark’s Church. The organization has been outfitting the East Village with local fruits, veggies, organic baked goods and  other farm delights since 1981, or before “organic” and “eat local” was a thing. So what’s in store for this year? This season, our farmers include Bread […]

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Hester Street Fair to Return May 7

Last modified March 8, 2011 at 9:21 am

With winter finally nearing its end, foodies and market-goers can revel in the news that the Hester Street Fair will soon return.

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Billy’s Antiques Now Has Weekend Farm Stand

Last modified December 6, 2010 at 12:00 am

Hanging above the entrance of Billy’s Antiques & Props is a cardboard sign that says, “fresh corn sold here, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays.”  Piqued at this apparent diversification, we reached out to Billy Leroy for comment.  The answer – Billy’s Farm Stand.

Hester Street Fair to Gain Greenmarket

Last modified December 6, 2010 at 12:00 am

With the inaugural weekend of the Hester Street Fair behind us, there is now more juicy news to report on the fledgling flea market.  Yesterday morning, we received confirmation that the local Greenmarket, which usually resides along Grand Street in the summertime, will in fact be migrating southward to the sidewalk just outside the Fair […]