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  • April 27, 2017 | Voices for Healthy Kids

    News from Oklahoma: Healthy Food Access Progress

    SB 506 – Healthy Food Financing Initiatives – was officially signed into law on April 25, 2017, by Governor Mary Fallin. After passing 3 committees and each chamber, this enabling legislation will serve as a vehicle to begin securing public and private funding to address food access throughout...

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  • February 23, 2017 | NPR

    Preserving The Flavor Of An Atlanta Neighborhood

    Keitra Bates is standing in front of an empty storefront on Atlanta's Westside. The walls are yellow-painted stucco over cinder blocks, with iron bars on the windows and doors, and a small side yard littered with abandoned tires. A corner store, the Fair Street Superette, is next door.

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  • February 21, 2017 | Civil Eats

    Losing a Grocery Store Changes a Neighborhood

    When the large Pathmark grocery store in the shadows of the Manhattan Bridge closed in 2012 after nearly 30 years in business, it made the news. A&P, the company that owned Pathmark, declared bankruptcy and sold its 49 New York City locations that year. Now, the Lower East Side space is on the...

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