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Florida town fights new LA Vendors’ Flea Market, tries to take it over

Sept. 21 – Local retailers are forming an association to run the swap meet in Lake Alfred, but city elders have other plans. Read more.

Local regs kill one flea market in Arizona, and another rises in its place

September 14, 2011 by Michael Alterio  
Filed under Flea Market & Swap Meet News

Sept. 14. – A swap meet vendor rescues a market the Kingman City Council shot down. Read more.

New outdoor Las Vegas flea market to debut Oct. 1

Sept. 1 – Local officials just okayed the new market, and after the county gives the nod, the Las Vegas Family Market will be set for its grand opening. Read more.

Oklahoma City officials protest unfair raid on outdoor market

Aug. 31 – City council member asks if health department officials unfairly focused on some neighborhoods over others. Read more.

Flea industry leaders weigh in on Henderson County pet ban

Aug. 17 – A flea market owner and a pet supplier who sells to swap meet vendors offer comments in opposition to the ban. Read more.

Henderson County nixes pet sales at flea markets

Aug. 16 – The only flea-friendly commissioner, Bill O’Connor, was outvoted four to one as his compromise was rejected. Read more.

N.C. county considers lifting its ban on pet sales at flea markets

July 21 – Animal rights activists are battling free market advocates over county regulations. Read more.

Excluded from farmers market, vendor launches market

July 13 – Local businesses and government lend a hand to the new Artisans in the Grove flea market. Read more.

Local regulations trip Vern’s Flea Market

July 11 – Under garage sale rules, South Beloit town elders say outdoor flea market vendors can sell only once every 45 days. Read more.

New winter holiday market planned for Niagara Falls

July 8 – Developer and Western New York prodigal son Mark Rivers is pushing the project. Read more.

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