Category: The Big Picture

Job Opportunity with Tompkins Community Action

Announcement from Tompkins Community Action: Food Services Site Coordinator The Food Services Coordinator will provide meal planning, preparation and oversight for a multi-classroom facility serving children from birth to 5 years; includes inventory, ordering, receiving and reconciliation of multiple vendor deliveries; ensures that service delivery adheres to USDA CACFP, Health Department, HACCP, NYS OCFS, Head […]

Category: Food & Eating

South Sup: FREE Spaghetti Dinner @ Southside – Thurs. Apr. 13th

Announcement from Southside Community Center: South Sup: FREE Spaghetti Dinner @ Southside – Thurs. Apr. 13th Join us for a South Sup Spaghetti Dinner on Thursday, April 13th at the Southside Community Center! Enjoy a great community dinner. This event is FREE, family friendly, and open to all. Vegan and gluten free options will be […]

Category: The Big Picture

Local Youth Activists Organize Rally in Support of a Living Wage for All

Announcement from the New Roots Charter School Student Advocacy Alliance: Local Youth Activists Organize Rally in Support of a Living Wage for All The Student Advocacy Alliance, a student-led club at New Roots Charter School, will lead a rally in support of a living wage for all on Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 between 3:45 and 6:45 […]

Category: The Big Picture

Food Sovereignty in the Southside

Announcement from Southside Community Center: REAL TALK is a new program/series presented by Southside Community Center, Inc. We will hold our first teach-in on April 15th, from 11-2PM at 305 South Plain Street, Ithaca, New York 14850. This event will include two sessions and a one hour lunch provided by Greenstar Community Projects. REAL TALK […]

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Refugee-run restaurant offers more than food

A Syracuse restaurant, “With Love,” is making headlines as an unusual eatery with an unusual mission. The Onondaga Community College-sponsored restaurant, “aims to give entrepreneurs—largely refugees and other immigrants, but also aspiring American-born people—a workspace and start-up funding to launch their own food businesses,” explains an article in Saveur Magazine. “It functions as a series of pop-ups: […]

Category: Food & Eating

Spring Holiday Market: “Ham & Lamb”

Announcement from Cornell Cooperative Extension: Spring Holiday Market: “Ham & Lamb” Thursday, April 6, 2017, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM The Finger Lakes Meat Project, Groundswell Center for Food and Farming, and Press Bay Alley are excited to present a Spring Holiday farmers market. On Thursday, April 6 from 4:30-7:30 PM, join us “in the […]

Category: Food & Eating

Friendship Donations Network Free Food Listing

Announcement from Friendship Donations Network: Take a look at the current list of programs served by Friendship Donations Network:  LINK Friendship Donations Network rescues fresh, nutritious  food that would otherwise be thrown away from stores and farms and redistributes it to neighbors in need. We provide  food  donations to hunger relief programs that serve more than […]

The Brooktondale Farmers Market is recruiting vendors for our 2017 season!

Announcement from the Brooktondale Farmers Market: Are you a local farmer, craftsperson, baker, butcher, candlestick maker? Looking for a market to join? We’re breaking-in a brand new pavilion this season and have room to grow.  Our volunteer-run market runs Tuesdays 4-7pm, offering the Brooktondale community fresh local fruits and vegetables, organically raised beef, pork, eggs, […]