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4 News Now Extreme Team to give Cleone’s Closet and Food Pantry a makeover

The Extreme Team is back with another project! 

Mark Peterson and his team of helpers will give Cleone’s Closet and Food Pantry a much-needed facelift. 

This wonderful non-profit helps the West Plains community by providing access to healthy and nutritious foods. 

The City of Airway Heights is considered a Level 2 food desert. A food desert happens when fresh fruits, vegetables and other healthy whole foods are difficult to find because of unavailability, affordability, distance or limited shopping options. 

Cleone’s works to create a happier and healthier local community. 

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New Focus on Collecting Heart Healthy Food Pantry Items / Public News Service

RICHMOND, Va. – Demand at Virginia food banks has skyrocketed during the pandemic, and a new effort aims to get these community lifelines fully stocked with healthier items.

Ahead of the Richmond Heart Walk, the American Heart Association is collecting nutritious, nonperishable foods to deliver to local food pantries in the Tri-Cities area. Research has shown that food insecurity can lead to hypertension and diabetes, risk factors for heart disease.

Xiomara Encarnacion, Latinx outreach coordinator at the Chesterfield Food Bank, said finding healthy, affordable food for the region’s growing Hispanic and Latino population can be difficult.

“It’s very

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A viral TikTok of a pantry full of 2-year-old junk food with no mold has sparked a debate about healthy diets

  • A TikTok of a pantry full of two-year-old junk food got over 3 million views.

  • In the video, Elif Kandemir explains that her mother keeps the food to see whether it will “go off.”

  • It sparked a debate about whether a lack of mold means the food is unhealthy.

  • Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.

A pantry at the Kandemir house is filled with old junk food. Elif Kandemir/TikTok

A video tour of a pantry filled with two-year-old junk food including Domino’s pizza and McDonald’s burgers went viral on TikTok.

Elif Kandemir has over 7,000 followers on TikTok at

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TikTok Video Showing a Pantry of Old Junk Food With No Mold Went Viral

  • A TikTok of a pantry full of two-year-old junk food got over 3 million views.
  • In the video, Elif Kandemir explains that her mother keeps the food to see whether it will “go off.”
  • It sparked a debate about whether a lack of mold means the food is unhealthy.
  • Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.

A video tour of a pantry filled with two-year-old junk food including Domino’s pizza and McDonald’s burgers went viral on TikTok.

Elif Kandemir has over 7,000 followers on TikTok at the time of writing. But on July 13, her account caught the attention of millions

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