Midnight grocery runs

Midnight grocery runs

There are 4 comments on the Lowell Sun story from Oct 8, 2010, titled Midnight grocery runs. In it, Lowell Sun reports that:

Once a month, just after midnight, the beeping checkout scanners at a Walmart just off Interstate 95 come alive in a chorus of financial desperation.

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Arte

Somerville, MA

#1 Oct 8, 2010
One in seven Americans lives in poverty, and more than 41 million are on food stamps, a record. Last year the figure was about 35 million.

I heard just recently that it is now over 43 million.

How's the hope and change working for you?
KSM

Prides Crossing, MA

#2 Oct 9, 2010
In Boston, The Greater Boston Food Bank is finishing off a new warehouse for food distribution:

www.gbfb.org
HerrBGone

Chelmsford, MA

#3 Oct 9, 2010
Arte, I hope we can change it back. This isn't the America I grew up in.
John

Billerica, MA

#4 Oct 10, 2010
when are people going to wake up and vote ? I don't mean vote for the same old same ole, look at Barny Frank, he should have been voted out, but no, they vote him and others like him back in...I don't care who did what, It happen on their watch..vote all these bums out.

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