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Jan 24 2024
A trio of Columbia-area restaurants and chefs have been named semifinalists for the most prestigious culinary awards in the United States, marking the second straight year that multiple Midlands culinary institutions have been recognized among the nation’s best. Lula Drake Wine Parlour, City Limits Barbeque and Kiki’s Chicken and Waffles are all 2024 James Beard Award semifinalists, announcedThe State
Jan 07 2024
CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper-Natrona County Health Department inspects restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, mobile food units, commissaries, and food vending operations. Every facility has an unannounced inspection at least twice a year. According to the department, “There are three types of violations: priority, priority foundation and core.” While the department of health is lookingOil City News
Jan 17 2024
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Jan 21 2024
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Alaska is one of 15 states opting out of a federal program that would have provided eligible families at least $40 per month to help reduce child summer hunger. According to U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, the Summer Electronic Benefit Transfer Program for Children marks a “historic opportunity to dramatically reduce child summer hunger” across the countryAlaska's News Source KTUU/KYES
Feb 04 2024
Six food trucks took their place Saturday in a semicircle on the lawn in front Harrah’s Casino and quickly got to work serving a waiting crowd. Food trucks are popular on the Mississippi Coast, and local residents proved it for the camera crews milling around the scene. The large crowds dispersed into snaking lines over the lawn for food brought from across the country. The show — in its 17thSun Herald
Jan 10 2024
Moving beyond efforts to block expansion of health care for the poor and disabled, Republican governors in 15 states are now rejecting a new, federally funded summer program to give food assistance to hungry children.
The program is expected to serve 21 million youngsters starting around June, providing $2.5 billion in relief across the country.
The governors have given varyingWashington Post
Jan 03 2024
Okla. (KXII) - Later this year, the USDA will implement Summer EBT, a new spin on an existing nutrition program. The CEO and President of Hunger Free Oklahoma Chris Bernard says that the program has actually been around for a while. “It’s actually been operating since the pandemic started,” Bernard said. “It was called Pandemic EBT, and it was designed to cover the cost of meals that peopleKXII
Feb 03 2024
In a wild crossover of duty and delivery, a New Jersey police officer seamlessly transitioned from apprehending an Uber Eats driver to completing the food delivery, finding himself on the front porch of a home belonging to none other than “Jersey Shore’s” Snooki. Officers Mike Zvolensky and Alex Tredy, with the Florham Park Police Department, were out on routine patrol on Jan. 21 when theNew York Daily News
Jan 18 2024
From Philly and the Pa. suburbs to South Jersey and Delaware, what would you like WHYY News to cover? Let us know! The Food Bank of Delaware unveiled its new 70,000-square-foot facility in Milford, Delaware, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony earlier this week. The transformative initiative is geared towards enhancing and ensuring greater accessibility to its services for the benefit of Kent andWHYY
Dec 29 2023
OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska’s Republican governor on Friday reiterated his rejection of $18 million in federal funding to help feed children who might otherwise go hungry while school is out. Nebraska will not participate in the 2024 Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer for Children — or Summer EBT — program, Gov. Jim Pillen said in a written statement. That statement came as advocates for childrenThe Columbian