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Iraqi Immigrant Brings Fresh Produce, Jobs to Neighborhood

Altogether, the Kassabs’ businesses employ more than 100 City Heights residents. While Kassab does not require his employees to be City Heights residents, he said he believes employing locals is good for his business and good for the community. | … Continue reading

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The Refugee Paradox: New Americans Lead the Way to Better Health

While refugees carried few tangible items with them to the United States, they did bring healthy eating habits and sound family traditions. These foundations have changed the food landscape in City Heights and are setting the example for longtime residents … Continue reading

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