Dorchester Food Co-op looking toward 2022 grand opening

Will Kreznick

Local

“It’s definitely great to be at this stage where we’re only about a year away from a grand opening.”

A rendering of the Dorchester Food Co-op. Rendering by CoEverything, courtesy of Dorchester Food Co-op
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After roughly a decade of organizing, the Dorchester Food Co-op is closing in on its planned grand opening in 2022.

And with the co-op comes opportunities, according to Marcos Beleche, president of the organization’s board of directors. These include access to nutritious food for residents in

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Second Opinion: Addressing Food Insecurity in California | Blue Shield of California

Will Kreznick

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Dr. James Cruz

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June 22, 2021

One in four Californians currently struggle with food insecurity, which is defined as a lack of consistent access to enough food for an active, healthy life.

Dr. James Cruz

Historically, food insecurity has impacted the Black and Hispanic communities disproportionately but even more so in this last year. The pandemic has been an equal opportunity destroyer of lives and livelihoods, and communities of color have been most adversely impacted by COVID-19. Throughout communities of color, food insecurity became aggravated due to the social and economic impacts of COVID-19 including parents and caregivers

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Mayor Fulop Announces the 2021 Summer Food Service Program to Ensure All Jersey City Youth has Access to Free, Healthy Meals During Summer Recess

Will Kreznick

Mayor Fulop Announces the 2021 Summer Food Service Program to Ensure All Jersey City Youth has Access to Free, Healthy Meals During Summer Recess

 

52 Sites Citywide will Serve 225,000 Meals to Kids

 

JERSEY CITY – Mayor Steven M. Fulop and the Jersey City Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced today the start of this year’s Summer Food Service Program, providing free, healthy meals to all children, ages 18 and under, to ensure there is no gap in healthy food access during the summer months when school is out of session.

 

The federally funded, state-administered summer program is

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Spirulina Market Value Predicted To Reach US$ 856 Million

Will Kreznick

LOS ANGELES, June 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Global Spirulina Market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of around 10.3% during the forecast period 2020 to 2027 and to reach around US$ 856 Mn by 2027.

Rising demand for healthy supplements and wide applicability in various end use industries are major factors expected to drive the growth of global spirulina market.

The market in North America is expected to account for major revenue share in the global spirulina market due to rising awareness among consumer related to healthy food consumption. Consumer spending on consumption of healthy food is

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Neena Guptas Delicious Breakfast Meal Is Giving Us Healthy Food Goals (See Pic)

Will Kreznick

As soon as we wake up, we get to our daily chores. Whether it is cleaning the house or getting ready for work meetings. There are endless things that can keep us busy in the morning. And when that happens, most of us tend to skip breakfast. Breakfast is said to be the most important meal of the day, yet some of us just make a cup of coffee or chai and have it with some bread. Having only one part of the breakfast may not help us gain the required nutrition of the day. If you are also running

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