| Nov 17, 2010
| 4:33 PM
As the season for colds and flu nears, School District 220 officials are reminding parents to keep sick children home and to monitor illnesses at …...
| Mar 29, 2010
| 4:39 PM
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is working with state health officials from Mississippi and Louisiana to notify consumers, food service operators and retailers nationwide about an outbreak of norovirus associated with oysters recently harvested from...
| Apr 4, 2010
Health officials are still trying to determine what's led to a stomach flu outbreak that forced the closure of three oyster harvest areas in the past two weeks.
The areas in St. Bernard, Plaquemines and parts of Lafourche and Jefferson parishes have been...
| Apr 5, 2010
State health workers are still trying to find out what's led to a stomach flu outbreak that forced three oyster harvest areas to close.
In the past two weeks, areas in St. Bernard, Plaquemines and parts of Lafourche and Jefferson parishes have closed...
| Apr 7, 2010
The state Department of Health and Hospitals is investigating additional reports from people who say they got sick after having eaten raw oysters.
DHH spokeswoman Olivia Watkins said department staff are looking into calls received Monday about...
| Mar 24, 2010
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Wednesday closed a Plaquemines Parish molluscan shellfish harvesting area. DHH also ordered a recall of all oysters harvested from the area since March 6, including shucked, frozen, breaded and post-harvest...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 3:56 PM
Health officials on Friday confirmed that a norovirus was responsible for the illnesses that forced a Shawnee Mission School District elementary school to close this week.
According to the Johnson County Health Department, a norovirus caused the outbreak...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 8:26 PM
It's been such a chaotic week for Jocelyn Manderino.
Ever since she was named Fountain Valley High girls' water polo coach last month, she's felt as if she's been playing catch-up.
This past week, she could barely breathe with all the pressure and...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 4:43 AM
Hundreds of millions of eggs are at the center of a nationwide recall. The tainted eggs are causing salmonella poisoning in at least four states.
So far, Pennsylvania has not seen any cases of salmonella because of these tainted eggs. But the recall is...
| Aug 28, 2010
Everything about the new Deluca's Deli in the Americana says "Italia." Strains of its lyrical language are bandied about over glass deli cases, products from Tuscany and Umbria scale its industrial metal shelving, and food offerings, like porchetta and...
| Sep 18, 2010
| 7:15 AM
For Purdue, its another not-so-pretty victory in an up-and down, injury riddled non-conference season.
For Ball State, its another in a growing number of losses since their 12-win 2008 season.
Together they produced a slow, steady and non-spectacular...