Stories tagged: peanuts
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 12:19 a.m.
‘Peanuts’ creator Charles Schulz’s widow flees California wildfire, home destroyed
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – The widow of the late Charles Schulz, creator of the iconic “Peanuts” comic strip, escaped the fire racing through Santa Rosa this week, but the hillside …
Sat., June 18, 2016, 11:09 p.m.
Uncrustables sandwich contract for schools draws Portland parents’ ire
PORTLAND – The Portland Public Schools Board has tabled a proposed contract to purchase pre-packaged peanut butter and jelly sandwiches after parents complained that they contain high-fructose corn syrup. The …
Mon., March 21, 2016
Pioneering approach to prevent peanut allergies in children provides ongoing protection, study shows
Research last year showed that exposing infants to bits of peanut butter – rather than keeping peanuts away from them – offered initial protection for most children at high risk …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 5, 2015, 3:17 p.m.
Review: ‘Peanuts Movie’ a worthy romp for the beloved gang
Thankfully, “The Peanuts Movie” isn’t just a small-screen special writ large. The filmmakers take visual advantage of their cinematic scope with a bigger story, more sophisticated animation and effective use …
Thu., Oct. 31, 2013
Sweet potatoes and peanuts need warm soil and weather
A while back I wrote about a couple of growing experiments another gardener and I at the Resurrection Community Garden were trying: sweet potatoes and peanuts. Now that the plants …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2013
It was year to try growing two Southern favorites
Many gardeners, myself included, like to experiment each summer with vegetables we don’t normally grow here just to see if this is that one summer we could grow them. Well, …
Mon., Aug. 26, 2013, 7:39 a.m.
ConAgra recalls cookie dough because of peanuts
OMAHA, Neb. — ConAgra Foods Inc. is recalling some Kroger’s Break ‘N Bake chocolate chip cookie dough packages, because they contain peanuts.
Tue., March 24, 2009
Yoke’s markets recalls raw Spanish peanuts
Yoke’s Fresh Markets is recalling raw Spanish peanuts that the grocery chain sold in bulk from July 18, 2008, to March 16 because of potential salmonella contamination. Peanuts were distributed …
Mon., March 23, 2009, 5:30 p.m.
Yoke’s recalling bulk Spanish peanuts
Yoke’s Fresh Markets is recalling raw Spanish peanuts that the grocery chain sold in bulk from July 18, 2008 to March 16, 2009 because of potential Salmonella contamination.
Wed., Feb. 18, 2009
Alps Candy store recalls its honey roasted peanuts
LEAVENWORTH, Wash. — Alps Candy of Leavenworth is recalling its Honey Roasted Peanuts because they were made with peanuts recalled by the Peanut Corp. of America in the salmonella outbreak. …
Fri., Feb. 13, 2009
Texas orders peanut recall
DALLAS – Texas health officials ordered the recall Thursday of peanut products from a plant operated by the company at the center of a national salmonella outbreak, days after tests …
Wed., Feb. 11, 2009
Nation in brief: Offshore drilling plan delayed
The Obama administration put the brakes Tuesday on a push to expand oil and gas drilling off America’s coasts and promised to speed development of offshore wind farms. Interior Secretary …
Fri., Feb. 6, 2009
Peanuts were sold to lunch program
WASHINGTON – Peanut Corp. of America sold 32 truckloads of roasted peanuts and peanut butter to the federal government for a free lunch program for poor children even as the …
Wed., Feb. 4, 2009
Spotlight shines on peanuts
A massive recall of foods that might contain salmonella-tainted peanuts has the whole nation looking askance at foods once noshed with abandon. The lesson is a familiar one to those …