school lunches

Tuna salad sandwich
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Justin Udo
September 11, 2019 - 9:46 am
The Cherry Hill school district is working on changing a controversial lunch policy, following backlash from the community. It was the district's policy to serve tuna sandwich meals to students with outstanding lunch bills. However, that policy of not giving those kids foods like pizza, burgers, or...
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Todd Carmichael
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Justin Udo
July 25, 2019 - 1:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio/AP) — A Pennsylvania school district that warned parents behind on their lunch bills that their children could end up in foster care — and then rejected the La Colombe CEO's offer to pay the overdue charges — is apologizing and says it wants to accept the donation after...
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Todd Carmichael
Matt Rourke/AP, file
July 23, 2019 - 3:59 pm
(Associated Press) — The president of a Pennsylvania school board whose district had warned parents behind on lunch bills that their children could end up in foster care has rejected a CEO's offer to cover the cost, the businessman said Tuesday. Todd Carmichael, chief executive and co-founder of...
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J. Scott Applewhite/AP
January 08, 2019 - 7:51 am
By Tami Luhby, CNN (CNN) -- Millions of low-income Americans could have a harder time affording food if the partial government shutdown continues into February. Funding for food stamps, school lunches and nutrition for pregnant women and young children is expected to run out next month if the...
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Students sampled meatless chicken nuggets, vegan burgers, dark chocolate and sea salt bars, vegan meatballs, turkey chili, organic cereal bars, and other offerings from two dozen vendors before rating them.
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Mike DeNardo
December 05, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The students were the ones dishing out grades Tuesday at the School District of Philadelphia headquarters, where kids taste-tested a smorgasbord of potential lunch fare. Students sampled meatless chicken nuggets, vegan burgers, dark chocolate and sea salt bars, vegan...
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