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Following on the heels of the successful Universal Free Breakfast program extended to all students in Durham Public Schools this year, the school district announced a new program allowing 10 schools to provide free lunch as well—regardless of a student’s economic status. Under the United States Department of Agriculture’s Community Eligibility Provision, DPS now offers […]

Join “The Chain” for its May 22, One O’clock networking lunch til 2:30 pm at The Palace International, 1104 Broad Street, Durham, NC. The featured guest speaker Kioka Dunston will talk about stress management. There is a nominal cost for lunch. Kioka Dunston is a Certified Personal and Executive Coach and owner of kiokacoaching, inc. […]

Packing a lunch is not just something that is for grade school kids; grown-ups can brown bag it too! Bringing your lunch to work is…

A mother in Canada packed lunch for her two daycare-aged children last December. The lunch she packed included leftover homemade roast beef and potatoes, carrots, an orange and milk. The mom received a $10 fine from the daycare and a note saying that she failed to include a grain component to the lunches. The daycare […]

WHO:          School-Age Children (18 years and younger) WHAT:        Breakfast (7:45- 8:30) & Lunch (11:00-11:30) WHEN:        July 8th  thru July 31th , 2013 WHERE:      Central Elementary Cafeteria 154 Hayes Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 Details:        The Cafeteria at Central Elementary School will be providing a FREE nourishing Breakfast and Lunch this summer. The session will start […]

Michelle Obama is scheduled to attend a North Carolina Women for Obama luncheon next month in Raleigh, said a campaign official on Sunday. The luncheon is slated for March 2 and will be held at the City Center Marriott. Ticket prices will begin at $500 and will benefit the Obama Victory Fund. The first lady […]

VIA: It’s been many years since I had to prepare lunches for schoolchildren. But I did do it for more than a decade, and mostly on a budget. With hot lunches at many schools being costly or of poor nutritional value, it is certainly wiser and healthier to pack your own. While there is […]