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Public Hearing Announcement

Thanks to Emily Ventura and Lauren Cook of USC’s Child Obesity Research Center for an alert regarding a public hearing next week. Members of the public are invited to attend a hearing of the California […] Read More >>>

THANK YOU! to those extraordinary volunteers who helped plan and host the Slow Food Los Angeles eat-ins, to those who supported an event with contributions big and small, and to everyone who participated in one […] Read More >>>

Labor Day Eat-in Details

We’re delighted with the growing media attention that Slow Food’s Time For Lunch campaign is receiving and want to remind our members and friends–new, old, and prospective!–that there are six¬†Eat-ins scheduled in and around Los […] Read More >>>

What is an Eat-in?

We’ve received many inquiries from those of you interested in supporting improvements in school lunches but unsure what an eat-in is, or what it means in the context of the Time For Lunch campaign. What […] Read More >>>

School Lunch on KCRW’s Good Food

Evan Kleiman’s “Good Food” on KCRW is a favorite of Slow Food Los Angeles members and friends for timely information on good, clean, and fair food in and around the city. Don’t forget to tune […] Read More >>>

School Lunch in the News

Mary MacVean looks at the growing momentum in Congress for substantive changes to the Child Nutrition Act–the focus of Slow Food’s Time For Lunch campaign. Among those supporting improvements to the Act are Representative George […] Read More >>>

Calling Cooking Team Leaders for Our Time For Lunch Eat-ins!

Are you planning to attend one of the six Eat-ins planned across Los Angeles for Labor Day? Are you looking for a way to become more involved? Sign up to host a small cooking team […] Read More >>>

Time For Lunch in the Los Angeles Times

News is spreading about the Time For Lunch campaign and about Slow Food Los Angeles’s Labor Day Eat-ins: This morning’s “Daily Dish” on the Los Angeles Times’ website features a piece by Mary MacVean about […] Read More >>>

In the News (part 2)… Wednesday, August 19, 2009

School lunches are more and more in the news, which itself is good news. Slow Food USA’s Time For Lunch campaign is in full swing, and today’s news links reflects that: † “Why a Twenty-Something […] Read More >>>

Mark Your Calendar: Time For Lunch Eat-Ins Approaching!

As we’ve mentioned, one of the key components of Slow Food USA’s Time For Lunch campaign is the Eat-In: a potluck-style gathering to discuss issues and take action. Slow Food Los Angeles is grateful to […] Read More >>>

Slow Food Los Angeles believes that good, clean, and fair food is a right, not a privilege, and we are excited to share news about our participation in Slow Food USA’s Time For Lunch campaign. […] Read More >>>