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Cheryl Maier, Private Industry Council; Shant Hagopian, HR Director, Food's Co; Larry Reid, Oakland City Councilman, District 7; Eric Temple, Foods Co. store manager; and, Raylene Gamboa, Foods Co. Deli Coordinator. Photo by Adam Turner.

Largest Supermarket in East Bay to Open in Foothill Square

When a new 80,000-square-foot Food Co. opens in Foothill Square next month, it will be the fulfillment of a dream of City Councilmember Larry Reid, who has been working for 16 years to bring a [...]
Member's of PCM's Community Advisory Council (left to right) Larry Davis, Michael James,  Njelela Kwamilele, Monica White, Erin Meyer, Jumoke Hinton Hodge, and Rev. Curtis Fleming

More than A Grocery Store – A Community Need

With more than 25,000 residents, West Oakland has long needed a grocery store offering fresh and nutritious food at affordable prices. People’s Grocery is 11-year non-profit based in West Oakland that focuses on community building [...]