Around Town Written by Emily Parker
At the 18,000 square foot facility products from many regional farms will be processed and packaged for convenient pick-up by distributors, who will deliver the products to grocery stores, schools, healthcare facilities, restaurants and food pantries throughout the region.
Building on our agricultural experience through our existing Finger Lakes Fresh brand and distribution network, this project will create new jobs in our area, promote stability and growth for family farmers, and make healthy, local food more accessible to consumers at a reasonable cost. Construction of the facility is expected to be completed by October 2013.
Pet of the Week
Are you looking for an energetic medium-sized dog? Maybe you’re looking for me! I’m Shep, the cutest little hound around. I love squeaky toys, running really fast in the play yard, and learning fun new tricks. My previous owners say I’m crate-trained, housebroken, and have already learned some basic manners. I had a rough start to life and need some understanding people to help me overcome some of my fears. I don’t like other dogs and want to be the only pet in your home, but don’t worry! I’m so playful and give so many cuddles you’ll never run short. I find kids overwhelming and living with them in my previous home got pretty stressful, so I’d rather live with adults and maybe older teenagers in my forever home. Do I sound like a good match for your household? Come talk with the staff here and arrange to meet me!
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