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James Woetzel appears in court on Aug. 13, 2014. (credit: Christine Sloan/CBS 2)

Man Accused Of Driving Into Farmers Market, Killing 1, Pleads Not Guilty

James Woetzel, 48, has been charged with vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a fatal accident.

08/13/2014

James Woetzel (credit: Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office)

Driver Charged In Crash That Killed Woman At NJ Farmers Market

James Woetzel, 48, has been charged with vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident which resulted in death, authorities said Monday.

08/11/2014

Hawthorne farmers' market after truck crashed through and hit at least three people (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Killed After Pickup Truck Barrels Into NJ Farmers’ Market

Hawthorne Mayor Richard Goldberg said the driver hit two people after going through the barricades and kept going, eventually hitting another woman who became stuck under the truck.

08/10/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Greenmarket Gifts

While you load up on apples, potatoes, garlic, and other produce this weekend, you can also do your holiday shopping. What follows are six farmers’ market stands that sell great gifts.

12/07/2012

Farmers Market in Crown Heights - Brooklyn, NY (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Farmers Market Brings Communities Together In Crown Heights

With the bleak central Brooklyn cityscape as a backdrop, you might be surprised what a little color is capable of.

06/18/2012

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Farmers Markets Blossom Over Past Decade In New Jersey

If you like fresh fruits and vegetables, they’ve gotten easier for you to find in New Jersey, WCBS 880′s Monica Miller reported.

06/18/2012

Apples at Montgomery Place Orchards - Annandale-on-Hudson, NY - Sep 22, 2011 (credit: Deborah Rodriguez / WCBS 880)

Bloomberg Hands Out Apples In Queens To Celebrate Food Day; Communal Table In Times Square

The goal of the nationwide celebration is to focus on eating healthy food. Apples are touted as an easy and inexpensive way to eat better.

10/24/2011

Brooklyn Grange - Queens, NY (file / credit: Brooklyn Grange on Facebook)

Stories From Main Street: Rooftop Farming In Long Island City

Brooklyn Grange is a 40,000 square foot rooftop farm in Long Island City, whrere they grow things like the white icicle radish.

10/17/2011

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NYC’s 3 Best Bars For Greenmarket Cocktails

New York’s greenmarkets are not only an inspiration to city chefs, but to bartenders as well. Drink to your health and make the most of summer’s bounty before it’s gone with a fresh ingredient cocktail at one of these NYC bars.

CBS New York–08/24/2011

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Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long

08/22/2011

Farmers Market (file / credit: clipart.com)

Weekly Farmers’ Market In Mount Vernon Starting Today

After a successful test run, the city is going ahead and bringing in a farmers’ market every Thursday from now until October 27.

08/04/2011

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Community Group Turns Brooklyn Backyard Into Budding Vegetable Garden

What was essentially a 50 by 50 foot overgrown mess behind the Montauk Avenue home was being converted into a huge vegetable garden.

05/13/2011

New Yorkers at Union Square Farmers Market/Getty

Report Highlights Struggles Of Farmers Markets In NYC

Manhattan Borough President Stringer, in a published report, said groups wanting to open farmers markets face high fees, confusing rules and a lack of coordination among agencies.

04/12/2011