MILWAUKEE COUNTY — Milwaukee County Board Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic on Thursday, June 25th announced Milwaukee County’s adoption of the S.E.E.D. program. S.E.E.D. stands for Sowing, Empowering, and Eliminating Deserts of Food. 754 more words
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By Ryan Schuessler
Roger Chilen remembers what Brewster was like before the town largely became a collection of vacant storefronts and crumbling houses.
There were businesses and families and crowded town barbecues in front of the bar. 199 more words
In its efforts to combat disproportionately high obesity rates and poor health in low-income communities, the Obama administration has turned its focus to food deserts, defined as low-income communities lacking supermarkets or large grocery stores. 829 more words
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The mission to make healthy food available to city residents reaches another milestone.
Pat Warren reports on a new tool that shows where the greatest needs are. 311 more words