Outside vendors resistent to switch to earth-friendly to-go containers.
District tries to explain to community group that department can only do so much to get kids to eat healthy.
Arlington Heights District forced to remove healthy items due to low sales.
In California, companies such as Kid Chow are providing healthy food for students.
Submission that wins the most Twitter votes wins.
Truck set to debut at end of the month.
Vending and snack program already meets new proposed guidelines.
Hospital is responding to report that it threw away $181,000 worth of food last year.
The DOE has ordered eight districts to repay about $170 million to programs that offer free and reduced-price meals.
Bill would expand the free lunch program by 61,500 students.
Oversight of payment collection just one of the problems cited in report.
Survey was conducted with input from the adult food service committee along with other parents from each school.
Stolen items are utensils, coffee mugs and bowls.
Foods sold outside reimbursable meals must meet nutrition standards, including calorie, sugar, sodium and saturated fat limits.
Food is Elementary was developed by Food Studies Institute and is designed to teach children basic nutrition and cooking skills.
No more fryers for the agency in charge of the push for healthy meals.
Fresh ingredients help hospital follow nutritional guidelines.
Healthier foods targeted for vending, snacks sold in schools.
Students with outstanding lunch bills of more than $50 will not be allowed to participate in after-school activities.
Opening session at next month's conference will feature a "Meet The Press"-style briefing.