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A mini economy follows Dead and Company on tour. What happens now that the show's over?

Jul 28, 2023
Vendors who have been following the band around for decades must now figure out what’s next.
Brian Platzke, a longtime Live Grateful vendor, sells original Deadhead T-shirt designs.
Izzy Bloom

Holiday traditions keep New Mexico tamale makers busy

Dec 23, 2022
In this region, it wouldn’t be the holidays without tamales. But vendors and restaurants are facing higher costs for ingredients and staff.
Because costs are up for holiday treats like tamales, many businesses pass those costs on to customers.
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