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New Law Helps Families Stretch Food Dollars

By Patty Lane, Maureen Cavanaugh and Peggy Pico Listen to the full KPBS Midday Edition interview here. A new California law will help low-income families stretch their food dollars with healthy food choices and support farmers by expanding their markets. … 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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City Heights Farmers Market Celebrates Five Years, but Not Without Some Bumps

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 Bianca … Continue reading

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Tweet City Heights: Filner Hires City Planning Rock Star

By Megan Burks Filner Hires City Planning Rock Star to Head Planning Department Mayor Bob Filner announced this week he’s hired former Ventura mayor and prominent sustainable development expert Bill Fulton to head the city’s planning department. U-T San Diego … Continue reading

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