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Hey Ms. Carol, what’s cooking?

Carol Jones points to the M.O.R.E Foundation sign on the corner of Chestnut Street and 34th Street in West Oakland, on Saturday, March 14.

Shannon Stroud,
Metro Editor

March 19, 2015

Carol Jones sits on the corner of 34th Street and Chestnut Street in West Oakland, dressed in her black funeral attire. “Ms. Carol, you cooking today?” yells a man walking across the street, and Jones yells back, “No honey, not today. Come back Monday, I’ll feed you!” As a West Oakland native,...

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