Families find ways to combat rising grocery prices
Superstition Ranch Market
Dave Cozad of Colorado Springs stocks up on fruits and vegetables for his mother in Mesa with his grandson Evan on Friday, March 18, 2011, at Superstition Ranch Market in east Mesa. [Mike Sakal/Tribune]
A worker at the Hostess/Wondery bakery thrift shop in Mesa has to move fast to stock the shelves with bread, March 15, 2011.
Bernette Burgeson loads up groceries in her car at Fry’s in west Mesa. Burgeson said she is noticing a jump in grocery prices and is using more coupons to save money.
Sherry Powers holds three full bags of baked goods that cost her a total of $17 at the Hostess/Wonder thrift bakery on March 15, 2011.
The Hostess/Wonder thrift bakery at 816 E. University Drive has become a busy place for large families seeking grocery bargains, a worker said.
Signs showing bargains at the Superstition Ranch Market in Mesa on Friday, March 18, 2011.
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