Latest Center for Food Action Stories

2008-10-09 15:00:00

WINTER is coming, and the cupboards are almost bare in North Jersey's food pantries. The Center for Food Action's pantries in Bergen and Passaic counties are experiencing their most serious food shortages in two decades.

2008-10-07 15:00:00

By HARVY LIPMAN, STAFF WRITER As far as the people running North Jersey's food pantries are concerned, the annual Action Against Hunger food drive couldn't be coming at a more crucial time.

2008-09-13 12:00:17

MONTVALE, N.J., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) employees are filling three new SUV models with nonperishable food items for those in need.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.