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Carolina Estrella was killed by a hit-and-run driver Saturday morning. (credit: the Estrella family.)

82-Year-Old Woman Killed In Artesia Hit-And-Run

Authorities Saturday said an 82-year-old woman was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in the city of Artesia.



Truck Stolen From Food Bank That Serves 30K LA Families

World Harvest Food Bank, which serves 30,000 families in Los Angeles, is concerned about the upcoming holiday season after one of its trucks was stolen.

CBS Los Angeles–11/13/2012

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Riverside Food Bank Asks Public To Help Them Compete For $1 Million Prize

The Second Harvest Food Bank has been in business for more than three decades, but the Riverside-based organization says an increasing demand for food is stretching them to the limit.


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Covina Food Bank To Close Its Doors Permanently

A food bank first formed in 1933 will close its doors Monday due to lack of resources and support.


Elizabeth Mooney and her daughter, Dixie. (credit: CBS)

Food Pantries Strapped By High Demand, Low Donations

Food pantries are places of last resort for many people down on their luck, trying to survive in this economy. But the L.A. Regional Food Bank reports that many of the agencies that provide free food for those in need are in need themselves.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/26/2011

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Struggling Food Banks Short On Thanksgiving Turkeys

At least one local food bank will be giving out more chickens than turkeys this Thanksgiving thanks to record demand amid a lingering recession.