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United Airlines is improving first class meal offerings in push to win over business travelers

...been a target of cost-cutting. With U.S. airlines each year carrying 645 million passengers domestically, every little food decision had big implications. In the 1980s, then American Airlines CEO Robert Crandall famously decided to remove...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/united-airlines-improving-
Fort hospital recognized for low surgical complications

...laparoscopic surgery, said when a gastric bypass or weight loss surgery is performed, the stomach pouch is reduced to hold less food. In some cases, he said, the opening where the stomach connects to the small intestine is too large and food goes right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-04/fort-hospital-recognized-low
Wrong direction

...an Augusta woman was arrested recently after her 1-year-old was found alone in wet diapers in an apartment with little food but easy access to dangerous cleaning materials.Such alleged outrageous behavior, while a bit shocking, shouldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-12/wrong-direction
Rethink school lunches

...best.Yes, kids have been scraping uneaten food from their trays long before the new standards took effect. But at least food waste wasn't compounded by increased costs and regulatory hassles.The cafeteria quandary should serve as a cautionary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-08/rethink-school-lunche
Upcoming Give a Meal campaign can triple the impact of your giving

...Washington counties will lose $10,556,654 that normally would be spent in local grocery stores. This means much less food for hungry families, and less money spent in our local communities.This year, Bank of America again is partnering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-11-17/upcoming-give-me
Hummingbirds migrating earlier; warmer weather may be reason

...indicates that higher temperatures in their winter habitat may be the reason.Researchers say the early arrival could mean less food at nesting time for the tiny birds that feed on insect pests, help pollinate flowers and are popular with birdwatchers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-02-17/hummingbirds-migrating-earlie
305 billion coupons sent out last year

...percentage than their total percentage in 2011. That means we are seeing more medicine coupons and personal care items and less food item coupons. These non-food items are generally not seen as highly needed items compared to food items.Manufacturers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2013-03-07/305-billion-
Georgia parents accused of abusing teen son also were investigated in 2009

ATLANTA - A Georgia couple accused of locking their teenage son in a bedroom for years with little food had been investigated for abuse previously.Paul and Sheila Comer were arrested last week after 18-year-old Mitch Comer was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-09-26/georgia-parents-accuse
Couple accused of abusively starving teen to appear in court

DALLAS, Ga. - A Georgia couple accused of confining their teenage son to a bedroom for years with little food are scheduled to appear in court.A bond hearing is set for Paul and Sheila Comer Thursday morning in Paulding County Magistrate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-10-04/couple-accused-abusively-starving-t
Georgia couple indicted in confinement of teenage son

...confining their teenage son to a bedroom for years with little food.A Paulding County grand jury handed down an indictment...confined to a bathroom and bedroom for years and was given little food. He told police he was sometimes forced to kneel for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-10-23/georgia-couple-indicte