Main goal of farmers market to curb childhood obesity

The Los Angeles Community Development Foundation (CDF) will host the grand opening of their Certified Growing Experience Farmers Market at 750 Via Carmelitos on Saturday, Oct. 20 from 10am to 2pm. The California Freshworks Fund along with the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation awarded funds to the CDF to initiate the farmers market at the…

City of LB to offer walk-in flu clinics

The City of Long Beach Department of Health, with assistance from the American Red Cross, has announced the dates for its 2012 flu clinics. This year’s walk-in flu clinics will begin on Oct. 23 and continue through Nov. 30. The clinics are for people age 60 and older and adults ages 18–59 who are at…