Salad and Go has opened a location at Val Vista Drive and Pecos Road. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)
A Salad and Go location opened March 10 at 1660 E. Pecos Road, Gilbert. The Gilbert-based chain with locations throughout the Phoenix area serves healthy, organic, ready-to-eat meals at affordable prices. This is the fourth location in Gilbert. www.saladandgo.com
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.