it looks like someone is working on the "local items" search issues but it's still not functioning. Actually, it's more broken than before.
Now the blank search in handmade shows "Local Items (2,190)", but clicking on it gives the message "We didn't find anything in Vilnius, Lithuania."
Also - Lithuanian items are still not showing in local search for Europe.
Plus city search doesn't work at all.
Here's my old thread from a month ago: