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Supino Pizzeria in Detroit ranks No. 1

Published on August 27, 2009 - 1:29 pm

Supino Pizzaria

Metro Detroit will always love its thick, square, Sicilian-style pizzas, but here as across the country, tastes are turning to lighter, more modern styles. The deceptively simple pies at Supino Pizzeria n Detroit's Eastern Market do more than follow the trend. They help define it.

Owner Dave Mancini's hand-stretched crusts are wide, round, very thin and wonderfully crisp.

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Hunger hits Detroit's middle class

Published on August 7, 2009 - 7:13 am

Food has long been an issue in this city without a major supermarket. Now demand for assistance is rising, affecting a whole new set of people.

By Steve Hargreaves, CNNMoney.com staff writer

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CROSBY MINT FARM WILL BE SELLING PRODUCTS AT THE DETROIT EASTERN MARKET ON SATURDAY AUGUST 8TH 2009

Published on August 6, 2009 - 9:14 am

 

***MEDIA ALERT***

PEPPERMINT JIM WILL BE SELLING PRODUCTS AT THE DETROIT EASTERN MARKET ON SATURDAY AUGUST 8TH 2009.

HELP PRESERVE THE OLDEST, CONTINIOUSLY FAMILY OPERATED MINT FARM IN THE U.S. BY SUPPORTING THE CROSBY MINT FARM, ST JOHNS, MICHIGAN.

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Fresh, Fresh, Exciting: Near East Side Dwellers Get Boxes of Green Goodness

Published on August 4, 2009 - 10:11 am

Detroit's Near East Side boasts an overabundance of gas stations and liquor-lotto marts, where residents are more apt to find rows of Colt 45 and Fritos, rather than bundles of fresh greens or bushels of apples. These neighborhoods are in general a prime example of a community in the city without easy access to quality grocery stores and fresh produce.

That's not the case this summer, however.

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Saturday Morning Marketing: Entrepreneurs Use Eastern Market to Grow

Published on August 4, 2009 - 9:16 am

August 4, 2009


As Detroit's community marketplace, Eastern Market has attracted people from all walks of life to shop, mingle and work for generations. Now, a new breed of entrepreneurs is thriving at the old market.

Each week, these foodie entrepreneurs steadily increase their followings, with new customers getting turned on to their goods.

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