Around here we're pretty hesitant to declare the arrival of summer. One week's cloudless skies seem to give way to the next week's cold and rain the minute we bust out our shorts and sandals.

But in preparation for the day that the sun does stick around (fingers crossed), we've gathered up six summer staples from local producers to get the season in gear. Pop on some shades and peruse our slide show to start feeling the heat. 

 

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