Tag Archives: Food Justice

Actividades Agrícolas en City Heights

Beth Townsend, coordinadora de voluntarios de Peace Garden en Fairmount Village, dijo que está viendo un aumento en el interés por la agricultura doméstica. | Foto por City heights Life Por David Ogul City Heights se está convirtiendo rápidamente en … Continue reading

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Albertson’s Closes City Heights Store

Photo Courtesy of Kimco By Megan Burks The Albertson’s in City Heights is one of 11 in southern California closing its doors next month. The departure comes two decades after Price Club founder Sol Price and CityLink developed the Albertson’s … Continue reading

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Mid-City Youth Look to Prevent Crime With Survey of Alcohol Retailers

The Latino Youth Council found at least 28 stores that sell alcohol in the Mid-City area violate state beverage control standards. | Video Credit: Nicholas McVicker By Dwane Brown The Latino Youth Council released an assessment on Friday of 30 … Continue reading

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Huerto Reúne a los Arrendatarios de Viviendas Asequibles

Por Bianca Bruno Traducción facilitada por City Heights Life Click here to read it in English Dentro del pequeño centro de aprendizaje de los Apartamentos Town and Country Village, podemos ver a niños pequeños haciendo su tarea en una mesa. … Continue reading

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A Food Bank’s New Year’s Resolution

An increasing need for long-term help has Feeding America thinking less about filling bellies and more about nutrition. | Video Credit: Brian Myers, Media Arts Center San Diego. By Megan Burks Forklifts scurry through Feeding America San Diego’s Sorrento Valley … Continue reading

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The Fruits of Providing Cash Incentives for Healthy Eating in San Diego

At the farmers market in City Heights, customers are able to use food stamps to purchase their fruits and vegetables. It’s a helping hand for the customers and a boon for the farmers. | Photo Credit: Sam Hodgson By Randy … Continue reading

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Monroe Clark se Vuelve Verde

Photo por Christina Chomut Por Julia Richardson Traducción facilitado por City Heights Life Click here to read it in English A primera vista, la fotografía y la jardinería no parecen tener mucho en común. Pero en la Secundaria Monroe Clark … Continue reading

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Living With ‘Food Insecurity’ in an Era of Abundance

Public health experts and operators of local food pantries are working to alleviate a reality in which many residents of low-income neighborhoods do not know when they will eat their next nutritious meal. Continue reading

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Monroe Clark Middle Goes Green With Campus Garden

A new community garden at Monroe Clark already is bearing fruit…er, vegetables.| Photo Credit: Christina Chomut By Julia Richardson Haga clic aquí para leerlo en Español At first glance, photography and gardening may not appear to have much in common. … Continue reading

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Garden Brings Affordable Housing Tenants Together

Video Credit: Brian Myers, Media Arts Center San Diego By Bianca Bruno Haga clic aquí para leerlo en Español At the small learning center located at the Town and Country Village Apartment Complex, young kids do their homework around a … Continue reading

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