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Whole Foods accents two halves of Charlestown

In the modern evolution of Charlestown — as young professionals have ingrained themselves alongside the natives who are proud to call themselves “Townies” — the arrival of a Whole Foods Market may be more than just a milestone. It may be a tipping point.

It’s not just the fact that the high-end symbol of yuppie America is coming to town; it’s that it will be the only supermarket in the neighborhood, replacing Johnnie’s Foodmaster.

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