Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Wed, 03/21/2012 - 8:54am
Salem's school superintendent says boneless lean beef trimmings, also known as "pink slime," are probably being served in Salem school lunches, but he doesn't think there is any health risk to students.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 01/30/2012 - 4:25pm
The first major nutritional overhaul of school meals in more than 15 years means most offerings — including the always popular pizza — will come with less sodium, more whole grains and a wider selection of fruits and vegetables on the side.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 01/25/2012 - 2:04pm
School meals for millions of children will be healthier under obesity-fighting U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) standards unveiled on Wednesday that double the amount of fruits and vegetables in cafeteria lunches - but won't pull French fries from the menu.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 01/05/2012 - 4:29pm
A new report released by the Chicago Public Schools' inspector general has uncovered a host of misconduct allegations against CPS employees and officials, including improperly disbursed benefits that resulted in a loss of over $1 million in district funds.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 01/02/2012 - 4:35pm
Beef taco pie Tuesdays in Duval County public schools could join the likes of EverBank Field under a proposed state bill that would allow local school boards to sell the naming rights to school cafeterias.