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They’ll Grow Their Own

by Allan Appel | Aug 17, 2018 7:57 am

Shanda Ferrucci grew up on a farm in the South and likes eating fresh produce, preferably grown by her family. She also likes bargain prices on name brands for paper goods and cleaning products.

She’s going to have both close by at the new Family Dollar store at 1168 Whalley Ave. near the corner of Dayton Street.

The new Family Dollar, which replaces an old CVS, is marking its grand opening week with a partnership with the local Boys and Girls Club to grow veggies and then sell them at a grand farmers market day in front of the new store later in the year.

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Humphrey’s Reborn With Pizza, Craft Beer

by Thomas Breen | Jul 5, 2018 8:12 am | Comments (17)

Mike Zullo tossed a ball of pizza dough in the air, rolled it flat, and topped it with sauteed mushrooms and slices of yellow summer squash that had been prepared in an adjacent kitchen earlier in the day.

As he lifted the pizza into a massive wood-fired oven, customers just a few feet away flipped through a drinks menu that contains cocktails infused with syrups and infusions made in that very same kitchen.

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