Not-your-average corner store gets healthy in south Toledo

Stop & Go convenience store kicked off its event at 1256 Broadway.

A convenience store in south Toledo offers residents healthier options when they're on the go.

Stop & Go kicked off its event at 1256 Broadway Wednesday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Grant dollars from Toledo-Lucas County Health Department and Live Well Greater Toledo helped set up the store.

WIC dieticians set up taste-tasting venues of WIC-approved foods for shoppers along with free recipe givewaways. The organizations want to provide low-income communities access to affordable and convenient food stores.

Fresh produce and healthy foods will also be sold at the store.