Maryland grocery stores close for the season after mall shooting


A Maryland grocery store chain announced that it will close for Thanksgiving.Walmart said the closure is “due to the high volume of merchandise and the increased risk of violence.”The company did not say when it will reopen.The shooting occurred in a mall in suburban Maryland’s Capital Region about an hour north of Washington, D.C. The […]

Why I went vegetarian for health reasons, explains how a vegan diet changed my life


I’m a vegetarian, but I can’t eat meat.Why?Because I love the taste.It tastes so good and healthy.For me, it was a matter of life or death.But it’s a question that’s not as easy as it sounds.I’m not an expert on vegan diets.What I am, however, is a fan of what they have to offer.It’s not […]

Why should I pay more for groceries?


More than a decade ago, when the nation was experiencing a historic economic boom, grocery stores were the go-to places for the rich to shop.Now, the cost of groceries has risen so much that the grocery stores are now struggling to keep up with the ever-rising costs of living.Nowhere is this more evident than in […]

What’s happening at your grocery store?


What is happening at the grocery store this week?A few retailers have had issues with their supply chain.Here are some of the big stories: •Amazon: The online retailer has had a problem with its supply chain that could affect shipments from Florida and Texas.Some customers may not be able to pick up their groceries because […]

How to find the best grocery store in the US


There are lots of grocery stores in the United States, but few of them offer the variety of foods found at Whole Foods Market and Costco.While there are a few grocery stores that sell meat, fish and seafood, the bulk of the grocery business is sold to restaurants. That’s because there are just so many restaurants […]

When the #Berkeley #FoodBiz is going out of business, it’ll be a ‘big deal’ for Latinos


On January 4, the Berkeley Food and Wine Market closed its doors.Its loss is not the only loss the city has seen in its food sector.It is a loss for Latino communities.For decades, Berkeley has been a center of food-producing innovation, attracting companies like Nestlé, Cargill, and Kraft to help create and sell their food […]

Woman in wheelchair, wheelchair-bound dies after shooting at grocery store in Florida


A woman was killed and two others wounded in a shooting at a Florida grocery store on Saturday, police said.It happened around 2 p.m. at the store in Palm Beach Gardens.Police said they received a call about a possible shooting and saw a woman, a woman in her 40s, walking with a cane and with […]