Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act

Reader Input: Congress should help the children

Sept. 30 came and went with little notice. For many, it’s just another day on the calendar. For me and other child hunger advocates around the country, it’s an importan ...

Latest school nutrition standards old news for PUHSD

The U.S. Department of Agriculture raised nutrition standards last month for vending machines and other food retailers in schools, but the changes are of little consequence to Plac ...

New school lunch regulations worry nutrition specialists

At the start of the school year, students will see some subtle, yet important changes to the food they're served in cafeterias. Portions of the US Department of Agriculture's Healt ...