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Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Last Saturday just before closing time, dark storm clouds came at us at record speeds and people were scrambling back to their cars before the downpour hit. We were fortunate that there was no lighting! Hopefully... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Satuday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Satuday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Last Saturday, the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market was a little calmer than opening day. It was a typical June weather day, with sun, clouds, wind and an occasional rain drop. It was nice to see... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Satuday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Satuday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Opening Day for the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market was absolutely spectacular – the sun was shining and the waters glimmered….. and people kept pouring in, creating a record day for visitors,... [Read more]

Local resident selling Smoked Cheese at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

Local resident selling Smoked Cheese at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

Area resident Rick Cosgrave recently launched a cheese smoking operation called ‘SeaSmoked Foods, LLC,’ and his smoked cheese will be available at the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for Opening Day of the 2016 Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for Opening Day of the 2016 Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto says it is less than two weeks until Opening Day – Saturday, June 4 – for the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market! Coming off another very successful season, the Market will be bringing... [Read more]

Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market’s Opening Day is Saturday, June 4!

Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market’s Opening Day is Saturday, June 4!

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market’s 2016 Opening Day is Saturday, June 4, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m, with the popular ‘Food Truck-In’ featuring over 10 Trucks. The Saturday market will run... [Read more]

Advertiser Dana K’s Kafe in downtown Des Moines is open seven days a week

Advertiser Dana K’s Kafe in downtown Des Moines is open seven days a week

Here’s a down home, oven baked, scratch-made reminder to our readers that Advertiser Dana K’s Kafe is a great place to meet friends and family darn near any old time: Dana K’s is open... [Read more]

New Highline College program aims to combat South King County’s Food Desert

New Highline College program aims to combat South King County’s Food Desert

Andy Satkowski waters the edible garden at Highline College earlier this year. The garden gives students like Satkowski, who is enrolled in the college’s new Urban Agriculture certificate program, hands-on... [Read more]

Archie’s Mexican Restaurant: Family Friendly and Open Seven Days a Week

Archie’s Mexican Restaurant: Family Friendly and Open Seven Days a Week

Advertiser Archie’s Mexican Restaurant, located in Normandy Park, is a great place to meet friends and enjoy holiday times together. Archie’s opens at 11 a.m. every day including Sunday, so... [Read more]

Forget ‘Cyber Monday’ – get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man!

Forget ‘Cyber Monday’ – get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man!

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of nerding out and clicking “Buy Now” from corporate websites during Cyber Monday – you should SHOP LOCAL... [Read more]

REMINDER: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive is Sat.

REMINDER: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive is Sat.

REMINDER: The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is teaming with civic groups, hometown merchants and individuals to come to the aid of the Des Moines Area Food Bank during the first-ever Des... [Read more]

JOB: ‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ restaurant looking to hire Servers

JOB: ‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ restaurant looking to hire Servers

‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ – located in the Normandy Park Towne Center and opening soon – is looking to hire Servers. This new business is a “Southern inspired restaurant with a Pacific Northwest... [Read more]

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of the usual turkey, turducken, or tofurkey – you can order SAUSAGE in time for Thanksgiving! That’s right…SAUSAGE... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s (final) Musings for the 2015 Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s (final) Musings for the 2015 Des Moines Farmers Market

Another successful season came to a close with the unfortunate cancelation of our annual Chili-Cook-Off on the last day. I think everyone will agree, safety is foremost on our list. On Friday with the... [Read more]

HELP: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive will be Dec. 5

HELP: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive will be Dec. 5

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is teaming with civic groups, hometown merchants and individuals to come to the aid of the Des Moines Area Food Bank during the first-ever Des Moines... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

UPDATE: Due to concerns about safety during this stormy weather, the Farmers Market scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 31 has been CANCELLED. I think we had all phases of the beastly weather last Saturday. Burrrrr,... [Read more]

Welcome new Advertiser ‘Dana K’s Kafe’ in downtown Des Moines

Welcome new Advertiser ‘Dana K’s Kafe’ in downtown Des Moines

We’d like to extend a down home, oven baked, scratch made welcome to our newest Advertiser – Dana K’s Kafe. Dana K’s is tucked away just behind and down the sidewalk from the Scotch... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Last Saturday saw lots more shoppers than in previous weeks and I think the nice weather had a lot to do with it. Most vendors had a good sales day, including our market wines. The new Waterfront Red blend... [Read more]