Sewell’s Grocery, others launch Mayor’s healthy corner store initiative

The Scotlandville community was re-introduced to Sewell’s Community Grocery, 469 Elmer Ave., the first of the healthy corner stores in the initiative.

Plans underway to bring grocery, fresh foods to Scotlandville ‘desert’

Community input needed by Dec. 16 By Jasmine Hastings Jozef Syndicate reporter SCOTLANDVILLE-The Food Access Team of Together Baton Rouge revealed the organization’s plan to bring a “high-quality” grocery store or farmers market to North Baton Rouge, an area identified as a food desert for decades. “The progress we have made in less than three … Continue reading