Sunday, July 27, 2014 10:36am

Ted Thacker

PROPOSAL FOR MASSIVE FARMERS MARKET ON ‘PUMPKIN PATCH’ SITE WITHDRAWN BY THACKER


Local strawberry-stand magnate Ted Thacker—the guy behind the increasingly iconic Thackerberry Farms booths on street corners around town—has withdrawn his application to hold a massive farmers market on the so-called “Pumpkin Patch” property just south of the MarketPlace shopping center at 6701 E. Pacific Coast Highway. “He is going to pursue different plans in other […]

MASSIVE FARMERS MARKET PROPOSAL CREATING QUITE A PICKLE


A proposal for a massive farmers’ market on the so-called Pumpkin Patch property appears headed for a second and indefinite postponement...and considering the people involved, perhaps more than a little intrigue.