San Francisco School Lunches Cutting The Sugar; No More Chocolate MilkOne carton of chocolate milk includes about 40 percent of the recommended daily allowance of sugar in a child's diet, supporters point out.
Ask A Los Angeles Expert: 5 School Lunches Kids Can Make ThemselvesThere are several simple lunch recipes where kids can become empowered to begin developing their skills as chef for the day.
California Company Recalls 60K Pounds Of Ground Beef That May Contain Plastic BitsA California meat company is recalling nearly 60,000 pounds of ground beef believing the product -- bound for school lunches in several states -- might contain small pieces of plastic.
Send Kids Back To School With Fun, Yummy Lunches!Chef Ronnie Woo, an executive chef and owner of The Delicious Cook, stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to show viewers some really fun recipes that the kids will enjoy for their back to school lunches!
Ask a Chef: Best Back To School Lunch RecipesEven highly trained chefs deal with kid critics when it comes to lunch box offerings. The Executive Chef of Shaw’s Crab House in Chicago says use fresh ingredients and a little risk and you get fewer orders of pb&j this school year.
Local Students To Compete In 'Cooking Up Change 2012'Culinary students from Santa Ana Valley High School visited KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about Cooking Up Change, a healthy cooking contest.
LAUSD Enlists Parents In Effort To Get Students Eating Healthier MenuLos Angeles Unified School District officials are enlisting the help of parents in an effort to get students to eat the new, healthier school lunches now being served on campuses.
LAUSD Students Roundly Reject Healthier School Lunch MenuThe revamped school lunches at Los Angeles Unified School District have won awards, commending them for improving the menu at the second largest school district in the nation. Too bad the students don’t agree.
Back to School: Then and NowGoing back to school is the same as it's always been. Only the details are different. Kids are still kids.
Thinking Outside the (Lunch) BoxMaking lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don't eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.
Green Living for the School YearGoing back to school is a time for change. Here are some ways to change our habits and help the planet this school year.