Student chefs at Prosser Career Academy participated in a national competition and are trying to become one of Chicago’s first school kitchens to incorporate school garden produce into cafeterias.Sarah Conway/Block Club Chicago

Prosser Students Take Their Fight For Healthy, Sustainable School Lunches To Washington

More than 80 percent of Prosser students dump their school lunch. This group of students is trying to change that.

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$22.8 Million City ‘Wellness’ Program Has No Proven Benefits, City Watchdog Says

Inspector General Joe Ferguson said the city has taken no steps to show the program works.

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Avondale Food Pantry Closed Monday Because Manager Hurt In Hit-And-Run While Waiting For Food Dropoff

Up to 50 people were left without food after the manager at Sabeel Food Pantry at 3031 W. Belmont Ave. was hit.