WHERE TO WATCH
Freegans Fight Food Insecurity in NYC
August 28, 2020
Cheddar takes a look into the life of Freeganism — the practice of salvaging wasted food. In New York City, freegans are fighting against food insecurity compounded by the coronavirus pandemic. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello reports.
Stocks Climb, Erasing Earlier Losses, as Economy Heats Up
Feb 26, 2021
Parallel & Ceres Acquisition Corp. Combine to Create Publicly Traded U.S. Cannabis Wellness Company
Another cannabis company is going public via a SPAC deal! Parallel, the multistate cannabis company behind Surterra Wellness and New England Treatment Access, will merge with Ceres Acquisition Company to go public on the NEO exchange. The $430 million SPAC transaction values Parallel at about $1.8 billion and brings some unlikely allies to the table like entertainment mogul Scooter Braun. James Whitcomb, Chief Development Officer of Parallel and Joe Crouthers, the CEO of Ceres Group Holdings and Chairman/CEO of Ceres Acquisition Corp. joined Cheddar to discuss.
Aug 24, 2020
Community Fridges Movement Online Feeds the Hungry IRL
Two Bronx women are on a mission to reduce food waste and insecurity in New York City and have set up a community fridge where people can donate fresh foods, free for anyone to take. The movement of providing community fridges is not a concept limited to just NYC. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello reports.
Sep 2, 2020
Urban Gardening Essential to Fighting Food Insecurity in Cities
As food insecurity remains a growing problem in the U.S., due in part to the coronavirus pandemic, urban gardening can be a sustainable way to fight hunger. In New York City, urban farmers provide produce for the city's most vulnerable. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello reports.