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In Chicago, A Plan To Quench ‘Food Deserts’

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=129160851

Walgreens is piloting several food centers in Chicago after Mayor Daley approached the chain about helping end “food deserts” — areas bereft of grocery stores and food options. Walgreens is now selling fresh produce and light perishable groceries in low-income and/or black communities in Chicago.

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