Unit In Ford Heights Apartment Complex Converted Into Grocery StoreA grocery store has its grand opening today in one of the Chicago area's starkest examples of a food desert.
Chicago Already Has Medical Marijuana 'Deserts'Some African-American neighborhoods have a dearth of grocery stores. They also won't have any marijuana dispensaries, CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Urban Farms Expanding In ChicagoSoon, yet another inner-city garden will offer healthy, fresh food. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
Illinois Fresh Food Fund To Provide Groceries For 'Food Deserts'Illinoisans in so called "food deserts" will have better access to fresh food under a new state program.
Mayor Emanuel Downplays Report He Cussed At GovernorWitnesses describe an expletive-filled phone call to Gov. Pat Quinn over how the governor has dealt with casino gambling and pension reform.