When did the nutrition standards go into effect? And what’s the gist of the changes?
The nutrition standards went into effect on Nov. 1, and removed a lot of the less healthy foods from vending machines, snack bars and stores in the schools. The new rules aim to cut calories, fats and sugars from the snacks available to children, due to increasing rates of childhood obesity. Food items on campus are now healthier.
Tell us about the nutritional standards that vending machines and other venues must comply with.
Magical moments become timeless treasures, especially on a journey to the City of Light. Our trip to Paris was no exception. Dear friends of many years decided their wedding anniversary gift to each other would be a month-long stay in the city of romance. Lucky for us, my husband and I didn’t need much encouragement to join them. We at least had to help them discover their next “favorite bistro” around the curving cobblestone corners of Ile Saint Louis.
By the time you read this letter, spring will be on its way. This means our beautiful water will be warmer and residents will be spending time outdoors to enjoy the blissful temperatures. For many, this time of year also holds another meaning – baseball season. We are thrilled to have the New York Mets on our cover this month. The feature inside about the Major League team would not have been possible without the perseverance and help from DLF Media and Doug Farrell’s hardworking team. We have attempted to secure this cover, and story, for more than three years.
What they do: Jessica, 29, is a first-grade teacher at SeaWind Elementary in Hobe Sound and Christopher, 30, is an energy trader at NextEra Energy in Juno Beach.
How they met: Jessica and Christopher went to the same elementary, middle and high schools, but they didn’t reconnect until Mother’s Day in 2012 at Christ Fellowship in Stuart. It was Jessica’s dad who reintroduced the two, believing they’d make a great couple.
1. Cindy Morley
Accredited Bridal Consultant, Eventful Moments
“There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing [a couple’s] reaction when they see their reality for the first time. I still get the chills when they say it’s more than they could have ever imagined.”
2.Lara Fiorelli Andrews
Event Stylist, Lara’s Theme Floral and Event Planning
“Don’t let the process consume you. It’s an exhilarating and wonderful time. Enjoy it and relax.”
Stuart's Old Colorado Inn is set to make its television debut on an upcoming episode of Travel Channel’s reality-based television series “Hotel Showdown.”
Film crews were spotted earlier this month in downtown Stuart shooting scenes for the upcoming episode which features three other Florida hotels competing against the Old Colorado Inn for a chance at a $25,000 prize.