Business, Health

More Than Gourmet recalls beef, veal broth, stock products due to contamination with hydraulic oil

NOTTINGHAM, MD—More Than Gourmet, Inc. has recalled approximately 6,896 pounds of ready-to-eat beef and veal broth and stock products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically hydraulic oil, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The ready-to-eat broth and stock items were produced on March 1, 2021, April 7, 2021 and April 8, …


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Public health alert issued for ground turkey products due to possible Salmonella risk

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service is issuing a public health alert for approximately 211,406 pounds of raw ground turkey products. The products in question were produced by Plainville Brands, LLC, a Pennsylvania establishment, and are being recalled due to concerns the products may have caused Salmonella Hadar illness. A recall was not requested because …


Baltimore County Public Schools meal distribution to pause during spring break

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—The Baltimore County Public Schools meal distribution program will pause during the school system’s spring break from Monday, March 29, through Monday, April 5.  Meal distribution will resume on Wednesday, April 7. Curbside meal distribution is available for all virtual students and for hybrid students when they are not receiving in-person instruction. Curbside meal distribution is available at all …

Latest BCPS meal distribution changes to affect Parkville High School beginning Wednesday

PARKVILLE, MD—Changes have been made to the Baltimore County Public Schools meal distribution program to accommodate the start of hybrid learning. On Wednesdays for the remainder of the school year, beginning Wednesday, March 17, there will be no curbside meal distribution at Parkville High School. Families who normally pick up meals at Parkville High on Wednesdays should visit Parkville Middle …

BCPS announces meal distribution changes beginning Monday, March 1

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Some Baltimore County Public Schools students will begin attending classes in their school buildings during the week of March 1st. To facilitate the Phase I and Phase II hybrid instruction model, the school system will modify its meal distribution program beginning on Monday. Under this new plan, school officials say all elementary school students who opted for in-person …

Baltimore County Public Schools officials announce meal distribution changes beginning Monday, March 1

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Some Baltimore County Public Schools students will begin attending classes in their school buildings during the week of March 1. To facilitate the Phase I and Phase II hybrid instruction model, the school system will modify its meal distribution program beginning Monday, March 1st. Under this new plan, all elementary school students who opted for in-person hybrid instruction …

BCPS meal distribution schedule affected by Presidents’ Day holiday

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—The usual Monday and Wednesday meal distribution schedule for Baltimore County Public Schools will be altered during the week of Feb. 15 – 19 due to the Presidents’ Day holiday on Monday, Feb. 15. Due to the closure of the school system on Monday, next week Baltimore County Public Schools will distribute meals on Wednesday, Feb. 17, only. …

BCPS announces changes to meal distribution program effective Monday, February 1

TOWSON, MD—Baltimore County Public Schools has announced changes to its meal distribution program effective Monday, February 1. The bus stop at Lansdowne Elementary School has been removed from the list of distribution locations, and Lansdowne High School has been added to those schools offering curbside pickup from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Through its meal distribution program, BCPS provides school …