Market at Mary Costa Plaza opens Saturday

Sandra ClarkOur Town Eats

The iconic Market Square Farmers Market is on hold until a return to Market Square is deemed safe by the city of Knoxville and Nourish Knoxville, the sponsoring organization.
Instead, a …

$260,900 raised for tornado relief

Betsi JamesOur Town Eats

In a five-day campaign, Food City, its vendor partners and its customers raised $260,900 for tornado relief efforts in the Chattanooga area.
More than 40 Food City associates were affected by …

Strawberry farms provide pre-picked fruit

Sandra ClarkOur Town Eats

Farmers across Tennessee say sweet and juicy strawberries are ready for harvest despite the COVID-19 effect on consumers. While picking your own berries from the field will not be the …

Go Cart workers assist customers

Betsi JamesOur Town Eats

Food City employees are stepping up to serve our customers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frontline workers are the courtesy clerks, cashiers, FEMs and Go Cart personal shoppers.
Suzanne Seals at the …

Finding ‘soul’ in corn fritters

Andrew LittleOur Town Eats

I’m concerned about food having soul. Sometimes, in the hands of a seriously gifted cook, a simple head of cabbage can speak to you. How does that happen? Is it …

New rules at New Harvest

Mike DonilaOur Town Eats

The 2020 season of the New Harvest Farmers Market will be open from 3-6 p.m. on Thursday, April 23, at New Harvest Park, 4775 New Harvest Lane.
To keep the community …