A year of change in Your Town
Whole Foods opens after months of dispute
After nine months of renovations and intense neighborhood debate surrounding the store's arrival, Whole Foods Market finally opened its Hyde Square store in Jamaica Plain..
Hi-Lo Foods, a Spanish style grocery store, closed its location after 15 years. When Whole Foods announced its decision to open at the Hi-Lo site, an intense debate that lasted nine months began. The move demonstrated the changing demographics of JP. Take a look here for a complete history of the Whole Foods-Hi-Lo controversy.