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NKU Mayerson Student Philanthropy Project gives grad student, Hosea House a garden

“Newport is a food desert,” says Monica Remmy, a graduate student in Northern Kentucky University’s Master of Public Administration program.   “It is a 30 minute walk from the low income neighborhoods in Newport to the closest large grocery chain that accepts both WIC and SNAP, and carries a regular stock of fresh produce.”   Remmy was determined to find a way to provide a resource...