A grocery store has its grand opening today in one of the Chicago area’s starkest examples of a food desert.
Some African-American neighborhoods have a dearth of grocery stores. They also won’t have any marijuana dispensaries, CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.
Soon, yet another inner-city garden will offer healthy, fresh food. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.
Illinoisans in so called “food deserts” will have better access to fresh food under a new state program.
Witnesses describe an expletive-filled phone call to Gov. Pat Quinn over how the governor has dealt with casino gambling and pension reform.