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Westwood Farmer's Market is Back. Tell Your Mother.

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OK, well it isn't exactly the same make and model as the old farmer's market, which recently kicked the bucket -- but it's got heart, which is all that matters. You see, the popular Westwood Farmer's Market of Weyburn Ave was shut down by the LAFD in March 2006 because of safety concerns during construction. There were problems re-establishing the farmer's market on other nearby streets because as everybody knows, Westwood residents and merchants can be little bitches at times.

And instead of saying "fuck this," Westwood Village Farmer's Market people decided to put up with a year of negotiations with numerous Westwood groups and associations. Their patience paid off -- the new farmer's market is:

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Sundays, 10am to 3pm on Broxton Ave, right across from the Fox Village Theater.


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