Category Archives: Groceries

Saturday kid’s cooking classes and workshops at Le District

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Excellent prepared food at Le District

January 13, 2016- This is enough to feed several people and the total was $30. (more…)

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

January 12, 2015- I stopped shopping at Whole Foods once I discovered the meat counter (more…)

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

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. (more…)

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Citrus season at Le District

Update December 29, 2015- Try the large seedless oranges at Le District. (more…)

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Try the pummelo at Le District

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

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Excellent fromage

December 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have not been (more…)

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Le District helps garden club

October 18, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Le District kindly provided (more…)

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Did we chase crappy Gristedes out of town?

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

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Whole Foods feels the pressure to lower prices

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

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DowntownExpress posts obvious infomercial for Gristedes as a real story

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. (more…)

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How ’bout them apples (at Le District)

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

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Look for the FairFood logo

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

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Nice melons at Le District

August 1, 2015- Try the Cavaillon melons at Le District. They are very sweet now. (more…)

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Whole Foods revenue drops after overcharging scandal

July 30, 2015- The WSJ reports, “Whole Foods Market Inc. said sales growth slowed sharply (more…)

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Whole Foods has been overcharging you

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

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Letter: I bought food from Gristedes with mold all over it

July 13, 2015- Letter to the Editor by Nicole (more…)

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Fresh pressed juice and cut fruit at Le District

June 7, 2015- Le District hired a veteran from the Eli’s specialty foods stores to run the grocery store section. (more…)

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Special oyster display at Le District

June 6, 2015- Massachusetts oyster farmers have a nice display set up now at Le District. (more…)

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Review: The grocery section of Le District is a viable option to Whole Foods

May 10, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I finally tried out the grocery section of Le District as a substitute for Whole Foods. I found the (more…)

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