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Good money, in demand ...
By DAVID KISH  |  February 10, 2012

Taking the Food Stamp Challenge

My breakfast on Day One of "The Food Stamp Challenge" cost 81 cents.
By BRIAN C. JONES  |  November 04, 2011

Nutrition Tips

Serving Size 9 panels.
Big Fat Whale
By BRIAN MCFADDEN  |  September 09, 2011

Digging into school nutrition

It's not only in the classroom that change is coming to Maine schools. Local cafeterias are revamping their curricula as well.
What's for lunch?
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  August 19, 2011

Staying 'classy' over food

As many problems as there are in society over racial and ethnic hang-ups, I've long maintained that the bigger separator of people in this country (and probably most nations) is socioeconomic class.
Trader Joe's comes to Portland
By SHAY STEWART-BOULEY  |  January 07, 2011

Crossword: ''Rumble in the Bowl''

Part of this unbalanced breakfast.
Part of this unbalanced breakfast.
By MATT JONES  |  June 25, 2010

Stop feeding crap to your kids

Stop feeding crap to your kids


It's just baby fat. He's hungry so I keep feeding him. He's just big for his age. These are all excuses for having obese kids. The worst part is the parents of these children are killing their own lovable kids, slowly. And it happens more often than you think.

By Lisa Spinelli  |  April 07, 2009