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Cooking Holiday Meals is a Challenge in N.C.’s Food Deserts

More than a million North Carolinians live in areas without access to fresh food. By Rose Hoban Nothing says “holiday” more than a festive meal – perhaps a ham or a turkey with all the trimmings. But for people who live in areas without ready access to food, preparing those meals can be complicated by limited […]