grocery store http://wrvo.org en Hard cider industry on tap to become next local food craze http://wrvo.org/post/hard-cider-industry-tap-become-next-local-food-craze <p>As families all over New York State enjoy holiday celebrations, sweet and hard ciders will undoubtedly be on the menu at many gatherings. The industry has expanded in recent years, and in New York, recent legislation could take the hard cider industry to greater heights.<br /><br />On a brisk fall Friday morning in Utica, the Nail Creek Pub has just opened for business. As the lunch crowd files in, they’ll have their choice of craft beers from New York state, but another product produced in their own backyard is beginning to make a splash. Just ask pub owner Chris Talgo.<br /> Wed, 25 Dec 2013 11:34:00 +0000 Ray Biggs 48987 at http://wrvo.org New grocery store ends food desert http://wrvo.org/post/new-grocery-store-ends-food-desert <p>A food desert on Syracuse's north side is no more.&nbsp; The grand opening of a TOPS Grocery store means a place to shop in one of the city's most diverse neighborhoods. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 20:36:30 +0000 Ellen Abbott 31956 at http://wrvo.org New grocery store ends food desert 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