Jamestown Public Market Open for Business

Jamestown Public Market Open for Business

Article Contributed by  Heidi Woodard Summer is a vivacious time in Western New York, full events, parties, and family get togethers. The warmer summertime weather signifies a time-honored Jamestown tradition, the Jamestown Public Market. “In one form or another the Jamestown Public Market has existed for over 100 years” remarked Linnea Carlson, Public Market Manager, […]

Submission Deadline for Jamestown Community Cookbook is Oct. 5

JAMESTOWN – Creating Healthy Places to Live, Work and Play, together with the Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market and DJDC, is compiling recipes to include in the first-ever Jamestown Community Cookbook. “Tell us how you use the fruits and vegetables you buy at the Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market by sharing your favorite recipe(s) with us,” said […]

Collective Groove Performing at Community Day

JAMESTOWN – Collective Groove, the Steel Drum band from Infinity Visual and Performing Arts will headline the 7th Annual Farmers Market Community Day on Friday, Aug. 31 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. during the weekly Univera Healthcare Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market. “We are very excited to have Collective Groove perform during the event,” said […]

Food Desert Incentive Program

JAMESTOWN – A portion of the $10,000 that the Univera Healthcare Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market (DJFM) received through the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets Fresh Connect Grant are being used to enhance access to healthy foods for over 2,000 low income residents of the city.  These funds are now promoting the Food […]

EBT Program Now Operating at Market

JAMESTOWN – Those with food stamp benefits are now able to use their food stamp (EBT) card at the Univera Healthcare Downtown Jamestown Farmers Market. This electronic transaction is made possible through wireless technology, which is set up at the market manager’s booth. Upon arrival to the market, food stamp customers can use their card […]