neighborhood produce

Bringing Fresh Food Home

An expansive, deserted building sits on Broadway in Winter Hill. Even though the property has been vacant for 11 years, the sign’s imprint still points out to passersby that this was once a Star Market. The vacant grocery store looms heavily for the people of Winter Hill. The empty building and the lack of in-neighborhood […]


Neighborhood Produce Wants to Bring Fresh Fruits and Veggies to Winter Hill

Massachusetts is a national leader in a lot of fields: energy efficiency, education and economic opportunities for LGBT individuals, to name just a few. But the state is close to the bottom—48th in the nation—when it comes to grocery store availability, with just one store for every 10,000 people. That doesn’t sit well with Matt Gray. “I’ve seen a lack of fresh […]