Westside Farmers Market Opens this Week

By Jessica Webster, mLive.com The Westside Farmers Market launches Thursday from 3 to 7 p.m. for its tenth season in the parking lot of Zingerman’s Roadhouse at 2501 Jackson Ave. in Ann Arbor. The grand opening festivities include a chocolate grinding demonstration with Mindo Chocolate. Kristin Wagle, in her fourth year as market…

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Prescription for Health

By Jenna Bacolor, Washtenaw County Public Health Rose*, an African American woman in her mid-50s, used to look out her apartment window and watch as shoppers bought fresh produce at the Downtown Ypsilanti Farmers’ Market directly across the street from her building. As a diabetic, she knew that eating fruits and…

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