Wegmans http://wrvo.org en Wegmans takes a stance on genetically modified food http://wrvo.org/post/wegmans-takes-stance-genetically-modified-food <p></p><p>Upstate New York grocery store chain&nbsp;Wegmans&nbsp;has come out and said federal food regulators should develop standards and labeling practices for foods that contain genetically modified ingredients.</p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:40:18 +0000 Ryan Delaney 54574 at http://wrvo.org Wegmans takes a stance on genetically modified food A new age of cheese for upstate New York http://wrvo.org/post/new-age-cheese-upstate-new-york <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>It’s soft, stinky and delicious, and it’s an opportunity for economic development.</p><p>Upstate New York looks ready to usher in a new era of cheese production. A partnership between supermarket chain Wegmans Food Markets and Cornell University hopes to make the region a leader in the artisanal cheese industry.</p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 11:16:33 +0000 Kate O'Connell 40212 at http://wrvo.org A new age of cheese for upstate New York North side could have grocery store again in time for Christmas http://wrvo.org/post/north-side-could-have-grocery-store-again-time-christmas <p>Residents on Syracuse's north side could have a grocery store within walking distance again by the end of the year.</p><p>Syracuse's development agency approved tax breaks Thursday morning to help Tops Friendly Markets replace a Wegmans that left this summer. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 17:10:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 25574 at http://wrvo.org North side could have grocery store again in time for Christmas Local food economy overcomes obstacles http://wrvo.org/post/local-food-economy-overcomes-obstacles <p>Recently, local food has been turning up on more grocery store shelves and restaurants in upstate New York. But the local food economy still faces challenges to bringing agricultural products from farm to table.</p><p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 11:00:01 +0000 Joanna Richards 24929 at http://wrvo.org Local food economy overcomes obstacles Wegmans replacement on north side of Syracuse likely http://wrvo.org/post/wegmans-replacement-north-side-syracuse-likely <p>The road is clear for another grocery store to move into the empty Wegmans Pond Street location on Syracuse&#39;s north side.<br /><br />Wegmans, which closed its store there last month, has agreed to sell the property to Morgan Acquisitions. &nbsp;<br /><br />Mayor Stephanie Miner says the deal doesn&#39;t stop another grocer from moving in.</p><p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 20:03:46 +0000 Ellen Abbott 22633 at http://wrvo.org Grocery access to improve for one Syracuse neighborhood http://wrvo.org/post/grocery-access-improve-one-syracuse-neighborhood <p>Grocery shopping will soon be easier for residents of one south side Syracuse neighborhood.&nbsp; The announcement of a new grocery store in the Valley Plaza solves one problem, but others still exist in Syracuse when it comes to the access to affordable food.<br /><br /> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 13:21:11 +0000 Ellen Abbott 22413 at http://wrvo.org Grocery access to improve for one Syracuse neighborhood