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The Simple Way to Avoid Hidden Sodium

09:32 23 March in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Do you know how much salt you consume daily? As the federal government pointed out recently, the foods we eat often contain a lot more sodium than we realize, even when they don’t taste particularly salty! For example: 1 packet Quaker instant oatmeal, maple...

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CRA Awareness Month!

15:16 07 March in GreenMarket by cra

by Paula Detwiller Have you ever wondered who’s in charge of the Delray GreenMarket? Sure, we all know that GreenMarket Manager Lori Nolan is in charge, but who does she work for? The answer is the Delray Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA). If you’ve been around Delray Beach...

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It’s National Sweet Potato Month!

10:57 24 February in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Seems natural, doesn’t it, that the same month we celebrate love and romance is also National Sweet Potato Month? This healthy root vegetable is easy to adore, offering a rich abundance of Vitamin A, a significant amount of Vitamin C, and enough fiber...

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“The Stinking Rose” Takes Center Stage

17:18 10 February in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller What flavors your food like nobody’s business, boosts your immune system, and keeps vampires away? Garlic, of course! And if you love garlic, the place to be this weekend is the 13th annual Delray Beach Garlic Fest, Friday evening through Sunday at Delray’s Old School...

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Have You Read The Pineapple?

10:01 12 January in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller A new community newspaper has debuted in Delray Beach! The Pineapple is a free monthly publication dedicated to covering what’s happening in downtown Del ray—which includes, of course, the Delray GreenMarket! Pick up your copy at the market this weekend, or at other local...

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Hot Tea for You and Me!

14:55 10 January in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller “There is no trouble so great or grave that cannot be much diminished by a nice cup of tea.”  - Bernard-Paul Heroux, 1900s Basque philosopher  There’s something very comforting about cradling a hot cup of tea in your hands on a chilly January day....

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She’s Got a Thing About Key Limes

10:53 30 December in GreenMarket, Vendor by cra

By Paula Detwiller Lots of little kids set up lemonade stands. But Delray Beach native Winnie Edwards was different. She picked key limes off her family’s backyard tree, made fresh limeade and sold it on Swinton Avenue. It was the beginning of her love for “all...

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Shop Local for the Holidays at the GreenMarket

16:56 16 December in GreenMarket by cra

By Paula Detwiller Why not make the Delray GreenMarket your “mall-ternative” as you do your holiday gift-shopping this year? Strolling through our open-air market on a Saturday morning is much more fun than fighting crowds at the mall. We’ve got a great selection of unique gifts...