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Walgreens’ closing triggers fears of ‘pharmacy desert’
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Walgreens’ closing triggers fears of ‘pharmacy desert’
Asked about the impact of the closure of a local Walgreens, the roomful of elders at the Vine Street Community Center expressed alarm and concern over access to prescriptions in a city where big drugstore chains are shutting down their outlets in communities of color.
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Walgreens closures spur resident protests
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Walgreens closures spur resident protests
In the falling dusk of a chilly January evening, community members gathered in Roxbury last Friday to protest the looming closure of the Walgreens on Warren Street. Amid a chorus of car horns, sign-wielding demonstrators lined up on the median, chanting, “Hell no, Walgreens!”
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