Stories tagged: food
Thu., May 26, 2016, 1:57 p.m.
Wendy’s says Todd Penegor is now CEO and president of the hamburger chain, a move that was previously announced late last year.
Tue., May 24, 2016, 3:18 p.m.
Scratch-made ramen takes a lot of time and effort, but flavorful noodle soup is a belly-warming reward.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 11:12 a.m.
Amid a massive frozen foods recall involving millions of packages of fruits and vegetables that were shipped to all 50 U.S. states, Canada and Mexico, authorities who want to stem …
Fri., May 13, 2016, 2:33 p.m.
Republican leaders have proposed more than $23 billion in food stamp cuts in a budget plan that could be brought to the House floor in the next two weeks, several …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
McDonald’s says it’s testing fresh beef at 14 restaurants in Dallas, but that it’s too early to say whether fresh beef could replace its frozen patties nationally. The Oak Brook, …
Fri., May 6, 2016, 5:23 a.m.
Barring widespread heavy rain or other disasters, Northwest cherry growers expect to hit the 20-million-box mark during the upcoming harvest, according to the first forecast from Northwest Cherry Growers, a …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 2:06 p.m.
A listeria outbreak that led to a massive recall of frozen fruits and vegetables is being investigated by the U.S Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
A man is in custody after he admitted to spraying a contaminant that officials believe contained mouse poison on unpackaged food at several Michigan grocery stores, authorities said.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 7 p.m.
Winterwoods Tea Co. offers recipes for Mother’s Day
Sat., April 30, 2016, 9:01 p.m.
Scientists have some great news for those who love coffee, tea and wine: Drinking any of these beverages is associated with a healthier and more diverse community of microbes living …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 5:32 a.m.
Like the indestructible Twinkie, Chicken McNuggets are practically a culinary punchline, a symbol of hyper-processed fast food with a list of ingredients that reads like a chemistry exam. But now …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 7 p.m.
Here’s a primer, along with some simple ways to keep food waste to a minimum.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 9:44 a.m.
McDonald’s sales rose 5.4 percent at established U.S. locations in the first quarter, marking the third straight increase as the chain fights to stage a comeback.
Thu., April 21, 2016, 9:56 a.m.
The federal government has added several populations of economically important food fish, including stocks of salmon and flounder, to its list of fish stocks that are being subjected to overfishing.
Tue., April 19, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
Coca-Cola wants Diet Coke fans to feel more like they’re drinking “the real thing.”
Thu., April 14, 2016, 10:39 a.m.
An Ohio businessman who started specialty food company Hickory Farms that sells sausage sticks and cheese trays has died. Richard Ransom was 96.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 5:20 p.m.
More than 1,200 pounds of fresh and healthy food rolled up to Coeur d’Alene Assembly Church on Wednesday as volunteers prepared to open the church food pantry to the public …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 4 p.m.
Elevate your salmon game with this new go-to guide
Tue., April 5, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
It has taken a month and nearly $350,000 to remove the rats from the Snohomish High School cafeteria. Everett school officials say the building is expected to reopen next week …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 8:50 a.m.
Subway is moving ahead and posting calorie counts on menu boards nationally despite another delay in a federal rule requiring the information.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 4 p.m.
New statistics on death rates in the United States appear to confirm a grim prediction – that obesity is reversing decades of steady expansion in Americans’ life spans, according to …
Mon., April 4, 2016, 3:11 p.m.
The federal government says man-made global warming is making America sicker and it’s only going to get worse.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
Ask any restaurant server or bartender about side work and you are liable to get an earful. Sweeping floors, washing dishes, making salad? These are tasks that should pay minimum …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 2:54 p.m.
The widow of Benihana’s founder has lost her bid for part of his fortune after a yearslong dispute with his children and grandchildren over his will.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 10:22 a.m.
McDonald’s Corp. said Thursday it plans to open 1,500 new restaurants in China, South Korea and Hong Kong as it looks to faster-growing markets to help drive a global turnaround.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 1:39 p.m.
Chipotle apparently has burgers on its mind. The Denver-based chain applied for a trademark for “Better Burger” earlier this month.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 12:48 p.m.
A clash over chocolate-filled cookies has culminated in Trader Joe’s settling a lawsuit filed by Pepperidge Farm.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
Food manufacturers and pesticide applicators could be subject to “stop work” orders under new regulatory authority being considered by Oregon’s farm regulators.
Tue., March 22, 2016, noon
Returned Peace Corps volunteers share tastes from the time they served overseas
Sun., March 20, 2016
SANDGATE, Vt. (AP) – Once a side venture that helped farmers pay their taxes, Vermont maple syrup is becoming big business, with corporations buying up thousands of acres of trees …