| May 8, 2014
| 9:28 AM
The Laurel Board of Trade is beckoning Mardi Gras to Main Street as the theme of its 34th annual Main Street Festival, scheduled rain or shine on Saturday, May 10.
The event promises a greater variety of arts and crafts, more food choices than in...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 3:38 PM
As Baltimore Oriole Chris Davis continues his torrid home-run pace, a Baltimore ice cream parlor decided to commemorate the Major League Baseball statistical leader with something cool:
An ice cream flavor named in his honor.
The Charmery, a Hampden...
| Aug 20, 2008
It was one of the first questions fans started asking after Michael Phelps achieved the improbable feat of winning eight gold medals in one Olympics: What will he be worth?
Companies are already lining up to hand Phelps millions of dollars to associate...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:18 PM
(Reuters) - Hershey Co, the No. 1 candy producer in the United States, on Tuesday hiked its chocolate prices for the first time in three years, a sign that a year-long soaring cocoa market is eating into confectioners' profits.
The overall price...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Returning in what has become a yummy tradition, the folks at Nestle Crunch have partnered with the Girl Scouts of America in their joint "reinvention" of the classic Girl Scout cookie (manufactured in Chicago).
The result is the limited-edition Nestle...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:45 AM
Nestle USA is recalling 10,000 packages of Haagen-Dazs chocolate peanut butter ice cream that were incorrectly labeled as another flavor, putting consumers with peanut allergies at risk, the company said.
A customer complaint resulted in the recall of...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Nestle USA is recalling 10,000 packages of chocolate peanut butter ice cream that were incorrectly labeled as another flavor, putting consumers with peanut allergies at risk, the company said.
A customer complaint resulted in the recall of packages...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 6:42 PM
I'm a person who likes to eat. When not eating, I read about food.
I read studies that say drink red wine, eat goji berries, toss down vitamin C, E and D. Coffee's good for us, and so is chocolate, and then there's green tea and kale and real butter....
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:57 PM
In a detailed new report, public health advocate Michele Simon examines the distinct drawbacks of government programs to promote dairy consumption.
These include milk programs in schools and the "checkoff" programs through which the government...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
| Jun 15, 2014
| 2:11 PM
| May 9, 2014
| 6:35 PM
In the three decades since the first U.S. dietary guidelines were issued, Americans have become heavier and more saddled with diabetes and other diet-related diseases. The documentary "Fed Up" takes a look at what happened and offers a most poignant...