Category Archives: Local Supports Local

Local Supports Local: Fred the Butcher

  Battenkill Valley Creamery continues it’s Local Supports Local project with Fred the Butcher in Halfmoon, NY. Founded in 1979 by Fred Buonanno, this must stop butcher shop is co-owned by David MacVane and his family with Fred Buonanno’s son … Continue reading

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Local Supports Local: LePage’s Market, Cohoes, NY

Battenkill Valley Creamery continues our Local Supports Local with a talk with Tony LePage at LePage’s Market, located at 342 N Mohawk St #1740, in Cohoes, NY. Owned by Tony and Sandra LePage, the market has operated at it’s current … Continue reading

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Local Supports Local: Yushak’s Market

Battenkill Valley Creamery continues our Local Supports Local project with Yushak’s Market, a Shushan institution since 1941, when Michael and Mary Yushak opened its doors. In its 80th year, we chatted with Denny Yushak, their son and the current owner. … Continue reading

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Local Supports Local: Wayside Country Store

We continue our local supports local project with Wayside Country Store, an Arlington institution. Started in 1850, the Tschorn family has owned the business since 1984 and is in its third generation. We spoke with Chelsea Tschorn (pictured above) about … Continue reading

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Local Supports Local: Cambridge Food Co-Op

Battenkill Valley Creamery continues our Local Supports Local project with The Cambridge Food Co-Op and Acting Manager Katie Kerr. The cooperative is a Cambridge institution, in operation since 1976. “I left my job at a bank in October of 2019, … Continue reading

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Local Supports Local Highlight: Sherman’s Store

  We stopped by Battenkill Valley Creamery vendor Sherman’s Store in West Rupert, VT yesterday, and talked with new co-owner Carol Connors. She re-opened the store with business partner Pat Garrison in late October of last year. “It’s home. When … Continue reading

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