Distressed Cities Report, Food Deserts, Super Tuesday Preview
Amid all the excitement of downtown Cleveland's resurgence and the upcoming Republican National Convention, a new report from the Economic Innovation Group says Cleveland's latest comeback isn't resonating in every neighborhood. It determined Cleveland is the most distressed major city in the United States.
Plus, givng children a sound nutritional foundation is critical for their development. But for families in some of Cleveland neighborhoods that task is even more difficult because getting to the store is an obstacle. A look at the concept of food deserts.
Then, a look ahead at Super Tuesday and what's at stake.
Emily Campbell, Center for Community Solutions
Jim Rokakis, Director, Thriving Communities Institute
Vincent Briley, Manager, Tri-C Adult Diploma Program
Kay Colby, Ideastream, Be Well Health Unit, producer/reporter
Dr. Amy Sheon, Ph.D., Executive Director, Urban Health Initiative; CWRU
Dr. Darcy Freedman, Ph.D, Assoc. Prof. Dept. Epidemiology and Biostatistics, CWRU
Karen Kasler, Ohio Statehouse News Bureau Chief