Top Value Supermarket, the first supermarket in years to open in the food desert that is Overtown today, had its grand opening on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016. The store opened just as residents were preparing for the effects of Hurricane Matthew. Overtown resident, Abdulah Dobey, 34, carries 3 cases of water through the aisles as he stocks up on supplies for himself and his daughters in preparation for the storm.
Top Value Supermarket, the first supermarket in years to open in the food desert that is Overtown today, had its grand opening on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016. The store opened just as residents were preparing for the effects of Hurricane Matthew. Overtown resident, Abdulah Dobey, 34, carries 3 cases of water through the aisles as he stocks up on supplies for himself and his daughters in preparation for the storm. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com
Top Value Supermarket, the first supermarket in years to open in the food desert that is Overtown today, had its grand opening on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016. The store opened just as residents were preparing for the effects of Hurricane Matthew. Overtown resident, Abdulah Dobey, 34, carries 3 cases of water through the aisles as he stocks up on supplies for himself and his daughters in preparation for the storm. Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com

This Overtown supermarket opened just in time for Hurricane Matthew

October 05, 2016 6:08 PM