| Sep 25, 2014
Community college earns military-friendly ranking
Northampton Community College has been recognized on the Military Friendly Schools list for the third consecutive year.
The college has opened its doors to veterans since it was founded in 1967, and more...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Help fight hunger
A new report released by Feeding America and the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank, Hunger in America 2014, shows that every year, more than 46 million Americans, including 12 million children and 7 million seniors, receive food assistance...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Central Floridians who turn to food pantries for help are often college-educated, part-time or even full-time workers, military veterans or children, a new in-depth study reveals.
Nearly half are white. Only 12 percent are homeless.
"The stereotype of...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Here's a collaboration that's sure to warm up the holidays. Target and Toms -- the philanthropy-oriented company that started by donating a pair of shoes to someone in need for every pair sold -- are teaming on a holiday collection that they referred to...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:55 AM
That gallon of milk you consider a staple in your refrigerator is missing in Central Florida’s food banks. According to Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, milk is one of the items most requested by...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Bring home the free bacon!
Pig out with HoneyBaked Ham's "buy one, get one, give one" promotion on sweet glazed bacon. The coupon's good for a free pound when you purchase one. As a bonus, stores will also donate one pound to South Florida Feeding...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Consider it Hollywood’s healthy alternative to the Happy Meal promotion.
To launch its “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2,” Sony Pictures Animation is joining forces with several fresh produce companies and plans to donate more...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:00 AM
September is Hunger Action Month. Together, we can take action to fight hunger in our community, all month long. Hunger Action Month is our opportunity to join a movement that has a real and lasting impact on our effort to feed more Howard Countians...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 7:17 AM
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Ann Miller, who was a nurse with the Army Nurse Corps during World War II and later founded the Maryland Food Bank, died Wednesday of respiratory failure at Vantage House in Columbia. She was 97.
"Many people may not know that the Maryland Food Bank was...
| Nov 25, 2013
Last spring, CoverGirl announced a makeup line called the Capitol Collection, a marketing tie-in with the "Hunger Games" film franchise, based on the novels by Suzanne Collins.
The makeup is supposed to draw its users closer to the world of Panem, where...