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Posts tagged as “food desert”

Roseland One Step Closer to Full-Service Grocery Store

Roseland and West Pullman residents are one step closer to their first full-service grocery store. Chicago Plan Commissioners unanimously approved the construction of a retail…

Longtime Independent Grocery Stores Retain Presence on South Side

In South Side neighborhoods, both independently owned grocery stores and national chains are competing for customers by offering the same service: fresh food.
Last month, Fresh Family Foods, a boutique grocery store from local restaurant chain owner Quentin Love, opened on 336 E. 95th St. in the Chatham neighborhood. Similarly, chains like Walgreens are expanding their services to provide produce for its customers in several South Side neighborhoods.

Greater Auburn Gresham’s Winter News Update

The Greater Auburn-Gresham Development Corporation (GADC) newsletter is available online. Some of the events and news highlighted in this issue includes news that the Community…