nutrition

Reader Input: What we feed our children matters

Wow, last evening I watched the “Fed Up” movie at the State Theatre. What an eye-opener it was for me. One point that is high on my list is that this is the first gen ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Healthy eating for Auburn’s seniors; Celebrating 162 years of fire suppression in Auburn; PCWA declares drought; and author recalls childhood in Loomis

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: Local-area chefs are sharing their passion for proper nutrition when it comes to the senior community. Reporter Amy Lobenberg is writing about the impo ...

Auburn nutrition educator wins national awards

As her illustrious career at UC Davis draws to a close, Auburn resident Marilyn Briggs sees her many successes – programs started, essays published, awards won – as ste ...

Reader Input: Boycott bottled water machine

The recent article about Placer High teaching the kids nutrition was impressing me until I saw the Dasani water machine in the photo (“Latest school nutrition standards old n ...

New nutritional guidelines bring more vegetables, potential for waste

Under a clear sky and blazing sun, Tristen Huff, a junior, picked plump, yellow pear tomatoes from the garden at Chana High School on Wednesday. A few lush, green rows over, Devon ...