08 30 2015
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The Wake of Vanport
Effort part of Michelle Obama's campaign against childhood obesity

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Michelle Obama's campaign against childhood obesity moved a step forward Wednesday with the announcement that Wal-Mart and other retailers plan over the next five years to open or expand 1,500 stores in areas without easy access to fresh fruit, vegetables and other healthy foods.

A Somewhat Secret Place

21 years ago an Act was formulated to afford similar protections for the disabled as those against discrimination by the Civil Rights Act. Disability was defined as "a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits a major life activity. Now local artists are throwing a celebration called "A Somewhat Secret Place" on Tuesday July 26th 7–9 pm in Portland Pearl district

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