Community employees celebrate holidays with feast

Chef Waverly Overton and cook Veronica Ruiz fixed the holiday lunch for more than 2,600 employees at Community Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, Dec. 6, during a holiday celebration that also featured local quartet, The Jeffrey Logan Band. The 135 dietary staff members will feed more than 500 people at Community Regional’s off campus facilities. Employees at Clovis Community Medical Center will celebrate on Dec. 14 and employees at Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital will enjoy festivities on Dec. 15. The menu featured such items as roasted Cornish game hen, pasta puttenesca and pumpkin cheesecake.

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