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NightSide – School Lunches

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Daily Talker: Mother Fined For Kids’ Lunches

A mother in Manitoba, Canada was charged a $10 fee after she sent them to daycare with a lunch that included roast beef, potatoes, carrots, an orange and milk.

The reason? The dayare said it didn’t include any grains as required by the provincial Early Learning and Child Care department. The daycare gave her kids Ritz crackers and sent home a note saying she would be charged a fine of $5 per child.

11/19/2013

Coelho Middle School in Attleboro.

Cafeteria Workers Will Be Fired For Denying Attleboro Students School Lunch

The school lunch company announced that it is taking disciplinary actions against four of it’s employees it says denied school lunch to students who didn’t have enough money.

04/05/2013

Coelho Middle School in Attleboro.

Several Attleboro Students Denied School Lunch Because They Couldn’t Pay

As many as two dozen children at the Coelho Middle School were denied lunch Tuesday because they couldn’t pay for it.

04/04/2013

First Lady Michelle Obama and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Stop, Michelle Obama! The Children Are Hungry

In recent decades, the government has taken to feeding needy children to combat the negativity of trying to learn while being hungry. Now, with new Obama administration regulations on school lunches, we have a government that is causing hunger.

09/26/2012

School lunch (File Photo by Debbi Morello/Getty Images)

Shame Sandwich? School Serves ‘Cold Cheese’ For Unpaid Lunches

Some parents are criticizing a new policy at a Rhode Island school that gives cold cheese sandwiches to students who fall behind on lunch payments.

12/10/2011

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New Nutritional Guidelines May Force Chocolate Milk Off School Menu

Some new state and federal guidelines may do away with a school kid favorite: chocolate milk.

10/19/2011

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Mass. Health Officials Approve Strict School Nutrition Standards

Health officials approve new school nutrition standards that could be among the toughest in the country and will help combat childhood obesity.

07/13/2011

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Keller @ Large: Cameras Coming To A School Lunchroom Near You?

Cameras are currently set up in San Antonio schools photographing what students are eating in an effort to fight childhood obesity.

05/12/2011

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