food deserts

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#3: Cermak Fresh Foods

                    Food deserts is generally a term reserved for po’ black and brown areas in Chicago that lack healthy grocery options. As an underemployed single woman, I can say with certainty the term could be applied to one’s pantry during the last days of the month. Over … Continue reading

Wal-Mart, unions form rock, hard place for Daley. ANALYSIS | Daley caught in big squeeze

The City Council’s failure to resolve the stalemate that has prevented Wal-Mart from building as many as five Chicago Supercenters has put Mayor Daley in a political box he has desperately tried to avoid. He can either grant administrative approval for a Chatham Wal-Mart and risk alienating union leaders who opposed his 2007 re-election and … Continue reading

Unions vs Food Deserts in Chicago

Daley stresses Wal-Mart’s importance in Chatham neighborhood BY MARY WISNIEWKSI Staff Reporter Daley stresses Wal-Mart’s importance in Chatham neighborhood Sat, 16 Jan 2010 04:00 BY MARY WISNIEWKSI Staff Reporter Mayor Richard M. Daley Saturday again stressed the importance of a Wal-Mart in the Chatham neighborhood, but would not say he would grant administrative approval for … Continue reading

In the News 1/4/2010

In The News 1/4/2010 Top 5 iPhone Food Apps “Considering how most of us enjoy a good meal, it should come as no surprise that many of the most popular iPhone applications have to do with food.” Out of the five apps they have listed, only one looks worthy and I already have one~~ Epicurious. … Continue reading

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