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Town, developer deny charges that Whole Foods properties are underassessed (access required)

In its continuing effort to oppose a grocery store project that has already won town approval, Brighton Grassroots has issued a statement this week charging that the town has undercharged the developers, Daniele Family Cos., by hundreds of thousands of ...

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Conflict over Whole Foods development continues in and out of court (access required)

The Daniele Family Cos. recently knocked down the old Mario’s restaurant on Monroe Avenue in anticipation of a Whole Foods grocery store development, but arguments are to be heard in Monroe County Supreme Court this week on a motion to ...

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Grassroots group readies for referendum on Whole Foods project, despite hurdles (access required)

Brighton Grassroots is trying to raise support for a referendum that could impact the Whole Foods Grocery store project proposed by the Daniele Family Companies. The group, represented by long-time public relations executive Howie Jacobson, has taken out a full-page ...

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Approval of Whole Foods project ‘energizes’ opposition (access required)

The Brighton Planning Board’s decision this week to approve plans for a Whole Foods grocery store on Monroe Avenue apparently won’t stop a community organization that is suing over the project. “They had a good inning,” said Howie Jacobson, the ...

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