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Baltimore's grocery stores are second-rate
Baltimore's grocery stores are second-rate

As a recently relocated resident to Baltimore, I almost choked on my coffee while reading Lynne Agress' paeon to our local grocery stores ("An ode to Baltimore's grocery stores," April 19). Having lived on the East Coast and in the Midwest, I am astounded by how second-rate the grocery markets are in Baltimore. In the Midwest, the Kroger and Giant Eagle chains are building and remodeling food palaces that make the big market leaders here look like run-down discount stores. If you think Wegman's is the last word in food stores, you are in for a surprise if you visit a Giant Eagle Market District store. They have an amazing selection, are clean and well lit, and...