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A good gut feeling: Fermentation, food are focus of Encinitas event

A good gut feeling: Fermentation, food are focus of Encinitas event

Lauren J. Mapp

March 6, 2019


Filed under Encinitas, Food, NORTH COAST TASTE, Region, San Diego County

The Fermenters Club held its fifth annual San Diego Fermentation Festival at the Leichtag Commons farm in Encinitas on Feb. 17. Festivalgoers were able to learn how to make their own apple ginger sauerkraut in take-home demo jars at a hands-on table and nibble on samples of products from local artisan producers of fermented products.

Roasters brewing up artisan coffee movement in North County

Roasters brewing up artisan coffee movement in North County

Lauren J. Mapp

November 21, 2018


Filed under Carlsbad, Encinitas, Food, North County, Real Beans, Region, San Diego County, Top Stories

Coffee has long been a major component of American breakfasts, but in recent years, a great number of small specialty coffee roasters have popped up in San Diego County, including Encinitas and Carlsbad.

Current earns awards for news site, Encinitas electoral coverage

North Coast Current

July 18, 2018


Filed under Business, BUSINESS NOTES, Media

The North Coast Current was recognized for local news excellence with four awards Tuesday, July 18, from the Society of Professional Journalists San Diego Pro Chapter.

Encinitas opting for an electoral divide

Encinitas opting for an electoral divide

Lauren J. Mapp

August 31, 2017


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Carlsbad, Elections, Encinitas, Encinitas City Election, Escondido, Leucadia, North County, Oceanside, Olivenhain, Politics, Region, San Diego County, Top Stories

Following the receipt of a demand letter from Malibu law firm Shenkman & Hughes, the Encinitas City Council decided unanimously Aug. 30 to move forward with developing a districting process for the City Council election system.

Encinitas Spring Street Fair marks 34th year with music, local vendors

Encinitas Spring Street Fair marks 34th year with music, local vendors

Lauren J. Mapp

April 28, 2017


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, ENCINITAS STREET FAIRE, Leucadia, Olivenhain, SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE

Join the community of Encinitas as it celebrates the season during the annual Encinitas Spring Street Fair April 29 and 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Downtown Encinitas on Coast Highway 101.

VISTA: Melrose Drive farmers market dates back to 1981

VISTA: Melrose Drive farmers market dates back to 1981

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

Dating back to 1981, the Vista Farmers Market at 325 S. Melrose Drive is the oldest farmers market in the North County area, and one of the longest-running markets in the state of California. Open on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Vista Farmers Market features about 100 vendors each week, a...

FALLBROOK: Valley Fort market focuses on crafts, clothing, food

FALLBROOK: Valley Fort market focuses on crafts, clothing, food

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

Open Sundays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Fallbrook Open Air Market at Valley Fort is located at 3757 S. Mission Road in Fallbrook. This market opened in 2014 and about 15 vendors come in once a week to sell art, jewelry, fudge, candy, clothing, hats and other crafts, adding to the selection available...

SOLANA BEACH: Music, food court part of the fun at Cedros market

SOLANA BEACH: Music, food court part of the fun at Cedros market

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

Solana Beach’s Cedros Avenue Farmers Market features a food court where attendees can purchase and enjoy ready-to-eat food from Red Oven Pizza, Same Day Kettle Corn, Conscious Coconut Juice Bar, Jamaican Jerk Hut, Divine Fresh and Chez Christophe. Co-managed by Karen Williams and Sean MacLeod for...

OCEANSIDE: Thursday market brings fresh finds, family atmosphere

OCEANSIDE: Thursday market brings fresh finds, family atmosphere

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. may not be the most common time slot for a weekly farmers market, but that’s exactly what makes the market in Oceanside at 401 Pier View Way unique. Sponsored by Main Street Oceanside, this market includes more than 65 vendors of produce, ready-to-eat food, arts and...

DEL MAR: Long-running market offers seaside view and atmosphere

DEL MAR: Long-running market offers seaside view and atmosphere

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

Upper Shores Park at 225 9th St. is home to the certified and nonprofit Del Mar Farmers Market every Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. It is self-proclaimed as the second oldest farmers market in the San Diego area — having been in operation since 1986 — and features 30 vendors every week. Market Manager...

CARLSBAD: State Street market is in the heart of the village

CARLSBAD: State Street market is in the heart of the village

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

Stop by the Carlsbad State Street Farmers Market on Wednesday nights to shop from more than 55 local produce, craft, prepared food and specialty vendors at 2907 State St. in Carlsbad. Open from 3 to 7 p.m. during the spring and summer (3 to 6 p.m. during the fall and winter), this market serves up...

RANCHO SANTA FE: Market owners emphasize sense of community

RANCHO SANTA FE: Market owners emphasize sense of community

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017


Filed under CORNUCOPIA

On Sundays from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Rancho Santa Fe Farmers Market is open for business at 16079 San Dieguito Road. Owners Diane Haworth and Michael Varbaek took over the Rancho Santa Fe Farmers Market four-and-a-half years ago and have since grown it to more than five times its original size....

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