Food In the News

Recent news items about topics related to this year's Reading Together program.

Lake County Leaders Draw Inspiration from Kalamazoo Wellness Partnership (Highland Park IL)

"Leaders from across Lake County gathered Friday to learn how a novel partnership in Kalamazoo, Mich., is working to create a hub of training opportunities around the synergy between wellness and locally-grown food.

In Kalamazoo, a collaboration between a leading healthcare organization and the local community college promises to bring a ripple of benefits to western Michigan. Sponsors of the inaugural Lake County Leadership Breakfast hoped lessons from Kalamazoo would spark ongoing dialogue about using public and private partnerships to stimulate economic growth in Lake County." More...

—Highland Park-My Home -My Local News, A Chicago Sun-Times publication, Dec 29, 2013