Western Beef Store Launches NYC Food Desert Program

Western Beef Store Launches NYC Food Desert Program

NEW YORK While Western Beef may conjure up images of cattle out on the plain, its latest store is located in an urban food desert. On Aug. 25, New York state and city officials, with an assist from baseball great Darryl Strawberry, marked the official opening of a new Western Beef store in the East Tremont section of the Bronx here, the first supermarket to open under the city's Food Retail Expansion

NEW YORK — While Western Beef may conjure up images of cattle out on the plain, its latest store is located in an urban food desert.

On Aug. 25, New York state and city officials, with an assist from baseball great Darryl Strawberry, marked the official opening of a new Western Beef store in the East Tremont

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