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Even in winter, 32nd Street farmers market thrives with loyal customers

Even in winter, 32nd Street farmers market thrives with loyal customers

Wearing thick mittens on a raw, rainy Saturday morning, Marc Rey was busy tracking down missing portable bathrooms at the 32nd Street Farmers Market in Waverly, because the company that provides them was running late.

"People stay in bed when it's like this," said Rey, 73, of Tuscany-Canterbury, who is president of the farmers' market board.

But hundreds of customers were milling around the market and about 40 of the usual 50 vendors, including popular anchors like South Mountain Creamery, Zeke's Coffee and Blacksauce Kitchen, were on hand. Miranda Betts, running the Farm to Face falafel stand, was much more interested in selling food than she was in finding...

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