shopping http://wvxu.org en Get a Taste of the Bluegrass State at Friendly Market http://wvxu.org/post/get-taste-bluegrass-state-friendly-market <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">From locally-produced fruits, vegetables and grass-fed beef to candles and soap crafted by regional artisans,&nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/friendlymkt" target="_blank">Friendly Market</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;in Florence, KY has a wide variety of items to satiate the&nbsp;palate of any locavore.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Jack Berberich</strong>, owner of Friendly Market, is a Kentucky native and maintains strong connections with the local agriculture of the commonwealth. Berberich and the other merchants at the market work diligently to make sure that the very best Kentucky has to offer is available in one easy-to-find location.</span></p><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:20:56 +0000 Jim Nolan 24766 at http://wvxu.org Get a Taste of the Bluegrass State at Friendly Market World's Longest Yard Sale cuts through Tri-State http://wvxu.org/post/worlds-longest-yard-sale-cuts-through-tri-state <p>The <a href="http://www.127sale.com" target="_blank">World's Longest Yard Sale</a> is underway and it runs straight through the Tri-State.</p><p>The sale spans 690 miles along US 127 from Addison, Michigan to Gadsden, Alabama.</p><p>In Covington, venders line MainStrasse Village with everything from antiques and housewares to jewelry, records, and vintage clothing.</p><p>Diana Durham has a small stand with chairs and lots of cookware. She says business is good and she's having a lot of fun. She's visited before but this is her first year as a seller. What prompted the change?</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:36:34 +0000 Tana Weingartner 15668 at http://wvxu.org World's Longest Yard Sale cuts through Tri-State