Schools in New York have launched a “zero waste” program that will reuse, recycle or compost all types of waste over the next five years.
After over two years of rallying, New York fast-food workers will likely see a significant increase in their hourly wage.
Last November, food assistance recipients saw across-the-board cuts, causing more to turn to food banks to fill the gap.
New York is the latest in a growing list of cities using social media to sleuth out food borne illness outbreaks.
Vermont's bill differs from bills passed in Connecticut and Maine as it doesn't contain a clause that requires other states to pass similar measures.
Five Staten Island Wendy's are testing technology that allows cars to pay for fast food using hands-free technology mounted on the windshield.
New York and Chicago's Food Film Festival has seen a spike in submissions for documentaries that follow foods from farm to table.
Two New York hospitals have become the latest testing ground for a project to curb diet-related diseases with fresh produce.
New York City's ban on sugary beverages was struck down in appeals court Tuesday.
As early as April, Greek yogurt could be offered in your child's cafeteria.
A year after Hurricane Irene devastated northeastern food distribution networks, Hurricane Sandy redoubled the damage.
Fair concessionaires pour fryers-full of creativity into developing the greasiest and tastiest snacks imaginable. Here are some of our 2012 favorites.
Michael Bloomberg's plan to limit the size of sugared drinks has been met with both cheers and jeers.
Weeks after Hurricane Irene tore through the east coast, farmers, consumers, and government officials are still taking stock of its impact.
Good food, healthy food, and local food is coming to your neighborhood by way of food trucks.
Could banning toy giveaways reduce the allure of fast food restaurants for kids?
Reducing soda consumption is undeniably a healthier choice for consumers. However, Michael Bloomberg's proposal raises controversial issues of classism.
Food service giant Sodexo settled with the state of New York over complaints that it had been overcharging public schools for five years.
Last year, the Obama administration proposed the implementation of a soda tax, but the initiative fell flat. Maybe.