We just had three inches of rain from Hurricane Sally and the temperature couldn’t have gotten very far into the seventies today but, despite a chilly breeze, the Martinsville Uptown Farmers Market was bustling this morning. I got there just before 10 and the parking lot was practically full.
They’ve recently added an online shopping system for the market, so I was worried that they would be open for pick-up only but that wasn’t the case.
Continue reading Martinsville’s Uptown Farmers Market Appears to be Thriving
Daily Grind is a local coffee house on the edge of Uptown, the business and historic shopping center of Martinsville, and is located at 303 East Church Street. They are a good spot for what I call “fru fru coffee” and a good hot lunch. It’s been a while since I’ve been by so I figured it was a good time to see what was new. I left having had the good lunch that I had expected and a wine club membership that I hadn’t expected. Continue reading Did You Know Daily Grind Has a Wine Club?
A runner friend recently asked me to look up some local races and send her links so she can arrange a visit and a run at the same time. This seemed like something that might be useful for others too so here are the coming race links that I sent her. I used to run and I’ll include some pictures from past races where I have them. Continue reading Local Races for 2020