Archive for November 25th, 2008

KQED Radio: Food Banks

KQED Radio: Food Banks

| November 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

Mobile Food Bank
Food banks across the state are struggling with longer lines and fewer donations this holiday season. But one Central Valley food bank will soon have a unique way to deliver fresh produce to rural communities.
The Holidays and Food Bank Demands
This is the official start of our end-of-the-year holidays and is always the busiest time of year for food banks and soup kitchens. In the midst of a dire economic crisis, local food banks say they’re seeing unprecedented demand for hot meals and groceries.

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KQED's Forum: Thanksgiving 2.0

KQED's Forum: Thanksgiving 2.0

| November 25, 2008 | 0 Comments

KQED talks with local chefs about new twists on the traditional Thanksgiving meal and listeners call in to share their new traditions. Guests:
Charles Phan, owner and chef at The Slanted Door;
Douglas Keane, chef at Cyrus;
Joey Altman, chef at Miss Pearl’s Jam House;
Annie Somerville, chef at Greens

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