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A Thanksgiving like no other: Pantries cope as pandemic compounds food insecurity

"While the demand for food calmed down for a while this summer, Zwolinski said there has recently been an uptick in aid requests. 

Don Morrison, operations manager at Wayside, said he received new requests for food every day last week, from individuals and organizations. More than one of them, he said, had stopped receiving food from Wayside in recent months, but asked to be put back on its distribution list."

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