Regional Market

The Regional Market on Park Street pulls in shoppers for many reasons.  That plot of parking lot punctuated by sheds that sits smack dab in the middle of Destiny USA, NBT Bank Stadium and the Regional Transportation Center is a hot spot on Saturday and Sunday mornings year round. The official hours are from 7 a.m. to p.m. those days. (And on Thursdays as well from May to November.) Try finding a parking spot on the weekend from, say, 10 a.m. to noon.

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The fall harvest season has finally arrived, along with the Harvest Moon, and Central New Yorkers can look forward to a bountiful produce selection as cooler weather sets in.  

Farmers gathered at the Syracuse Regional Farmers’ Market on Thursday to sell fruits and vegetables with the familiar tastes of fall.  Wayne Haas, of Farmer Haas in Onondaga, worked for the Syracuse Fire Department for 30 years and decided to farm his land when he retired: