Category Archives: Groceries

Excellent prepared food at Le District

Tweet January 13, 2016- This is enough to feed several people and the total was $30. Tweet

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Try the hormone-free, antibiotic-free milk at Le District

Tweet January 12, 2015- I stopped shopping at Whole Foods once I discovered the meat counter Tweet

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Review: The meat counter at Le District is the best in the area

Tweet December 19, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I purchased my first meat from the Le District meat counter and it was a very positive experience. Tweet

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Citrus season at Le District

Tweet Update December 29, 2015- Try the large seedless oranges at Le District. Tweet

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Try the pummelo at Le District

Tweet January 9, 2016- The latest seasonal items at Le District are the pummelo (a sweet grapefruit) Tweet

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Excellent fromage

Tweet December 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have not been Tweet

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Gristedes makes moves to close the south store

Tweet December 13, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The atrocious Gristedes on West Thames, which we previously reported might be closed down Tweet

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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A tour of the fromagerie at Le District

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

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Le District helps garden club

Tweet October 18, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Le District kindly provided Tweet

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Did we chase crappy Gristedes out of town?

Tweet October 8, 2015- by Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV has been the only source to report on the unacceptable conditions and quality Tweet

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Whole Foods feels the pressure to lower prices

Tweet September 29, 2015- Press release, “Grocery chain Whole Foods is cutting about 1,500 jobs over the Tweet

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DowntownExpress posts obvious infomercial for Gristedes as a real story

Tweet September 22, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have seen a lot of crappy super-biased reporting in the Downtown advertising fliers, but this one takes the cake. Tweet

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How ’bout them apples (at Le District)

Tweet September 13, 2015- We will be working with the chefs to make a special apple cake and pie. Stay tuned. Tweet

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Figs and Fennel at Le District

Tweet Update August 19, 2015- The NYT has come out with their own story about how to cook figs. Tweet

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Look for the FairFood logo

Tweet August 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD A growing movement is making a real impact on migrant farm workers in the South. Tweet

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Nice melons at Le District

Tweet August 1, 2015- Try the Cavaillon melons at Le District. They are very sweet now. Tweet

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Whole Foods revenue drops after overcharging scandal

Tweet July 30, 2015- The WSJ reports, “Whole Foods Market Inc. said sales growth slowed sharply Tweet

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Whole Foods has been overcharging you

Tweet Update July 2, 2015- In the wake of the bad press, the two CEO’s of Whole Foods are now admitting that they Tweet

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