Posts Tagged ‘Food banks’

Nose-to-Tail Population Control

To fight overpopulation, the National Park Service plans to start hunting deer in Rock Creek Park this winter. Officials plan to give the meat to local food banks. While the cull has been controversial with some animal rights groups, chef Robert Wiedmaier is all for it. The owner of Marcel’s and Brasserie Beck frequently features […]

Americans Still Amazingly Generous Despite Economy

The economy may be tanking fast enough to force restaurants like Cashion's Eat Place and Vidalia into developing new marketing plans, and it may be bad enough to send yups in Escalades to the food bank.  But the current economic stranglehold hasn't choked the generosity out of Americans, according to an Associated Press story. Writes the AP: […]