• LBfarm Food

    Urban Farms Allow Community to Eat Local on Thanksgiving (VIDEO)

    Nov 16, 2012

    Patrick Moreno

    With a variety of urban gardens in west and central Long Beach, residents have some healthy, local options for their Thanksgiving meal.
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    Urban Farms Allow Community to Eat Local on Thanksgiving (VIDEO)

    Nov 16, 2012

    Patrick Moreno

    With a variety of urban gardens in west and central Long Beach, residents have some healthy, local options for their Thanksgiving meal.
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    CA's Pickiest Eaters Grade New School Lunches

    Oct 23, 2012

    Jacob Simas

    Two months into a new school year that saw stricter federal nutrition guidelines go into effect for school meals, youth reporters from New America Media fanned out in high schools across California to interview their peers and check out the view from the lunch line.
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    CA's Pickiest Eaters Grade New School Lunches

    Oct 23, 2012

    Jacob Simas

    Two months into a new school year that saw stricter federal nutrition guidelines go into effect for school meals, youth reporters from New America Media fanned out in high schools across California to interview their peers and check out the view from the lunch line.
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    Farmers Market Brings Healthy Food to Coachella Residents

    Oct 13, 2012

    Brenda Rincon

    The mission of the non-profit Palm Springs Cultural Center and its Certified Farmers’ Market Program does not end with their weekly markets. Rather, it extends into the local community.
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    Farmers Market Brings Healthy Food to Coachella Residents

    Oct 13, 2012

    Brenda Rincon

    The mission of the non-profit Palm Springs Cultural Center and its Certified Farmers’ Market Program does not end with their weekly markets. Rather, it extends into the local community.
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  • garden of comfort and serenity Food

    Comfort and Serenity in the Iron Triangle

    Aug 31, 2012

    William H. Fraker

    In the neighborhood known as the Iron Triangle, comfort and serenity can be found at the corner of 6th and MacDonald, where a once-barren lot is now host to chickens, rabbits, beehives, and dozens of blossoming garden beds. In and amongst this thriving hub of life, a burgeoning community has taken root and found peace. The hard work and commitme...
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    Comfort and Serenity in the Iron Triangle

    Aug 31, 2012

    William H. Fraker

    In the neighborhood known as the Iron Triangle, comfort and serenity can be found at the corner of 6th and MacDonald, where a once-barren lot is now host to chickens, rabbits, beehives, and dozens of blossoming garden beds. In and amongst this thriving hub of life, a burgeoning community has taken root and found peace. The hard work and commitme...
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  • Liberty-Ship Food

    Liberty Ship Café Cooks Up Savory Co-op Model

    Jan 23, 2012

    Edgardo Cervano-Soto

    Liberty Ship Café not only serves tasty Latin-fusion lunches at the Farmer’s Market in Richmond, Calif., it’s cooking up a cooperative business dream. The city of Richmond is spurring interest in worker cooperatives, learning how to utilize the model of worker cooperatives to decrease the city's unemployment and reenergize its economy. <br/>
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    Liberty Ship Café Cooks Up Savory Co-op Model

    Jan 23, 2012

    Edgardo Cervano-Soto

    Liberty Ship Café not only serves tasty Latin-fusion lunches at the Farmer’s Market in Richmond, Calif., it’s cooking up a cooperative business dream. The city of Richmond is spurring interest in worker cooperatives, learning how to utilize the model of worker cooperatives to decrease the city's unemployment and reenergize its economy. <br/>
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