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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

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

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....

LEUCADIA: Sunday market touts family-friendly atmosphere

LEUCADIA: Sunday market touts family-friendly atmosphere

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017

Held Sundays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Paul Ecke Central School at 185 Union St., the Leucadia Farmers Market is open every week, rain or shine, except for Easter Sunday. From the ever prominent Suzie’s Farm to the lesser known Poppa’s Fresh Fish Company, this weekly market features a wide...

ENCINITAS: Downtown market is place where neighbors meet

ENCINITAS: Downtown market is place where neighbors meet

Lauren J. Mapp

April 18, 2017

Encinitas Station Farmers Market, located at 649 S. Vulcan Ave. in Encinitas, is walking distance from the train station and open every Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. — and open until 8 p.m. from May to August. This market opened in 2012 and features many locally grown and produced foods, said Angie...

Coast not quite clear post-election

Coast not quite clear post-election

Lauren J. Mapp

April 29, 2016

Measure A — the special election in Carlsbad to vote on the development of a mall at the Agua Hedionda Lagoon — was defeated at the polls earlier this year, but the idea of development at the site remains a subject of controversy and inspiration in North County. Cori Schumacher — a local surfer, environ...

Taking root: Encinitas continues work on urban farming policy

Taking root: Encinitas continues work on urban farming policy

Lauren J. Mapp

February 15, 2016

Among recent changes in the local farming community, Encinitas’ Urban Agriculture Subcommittee continued a discussion of a new urban agriculture ordinance and agricultural permit during the second of five Planning Commission public hearings last month. Led by appointed City Council members Catherine Bla...

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Lauren J. Mapp