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Haltom City Burglars Target Coin, Vending Machines

Haltom City police are searching for two men who damaged and burglarized a series of coin-operated machines and stole car wash equipment.

12/03/2013

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Fewer School Districts Promoting Junk Food, Soda

There’s been a big shift in how many school districts take money from soda companies and ban junk food from vending machines.

08/26/2013

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USDA Replacing Junk Food In Schools With “Smart Snacks”

Students, say goodbye to junk food temptations during school hours. The USDA is replacing potato chips and candy bars with baked chips and granola bars as part of new standards for the nation’s schools.

06/27/2013

Snacks and drinks with higher nutritional value are displayed. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

USDA Wants “Smart Snacks” In School Vending Machines

When the USDA mandated new nutrition standards for meals served in schools, the amount of snacks sold in vending machines went up significantly. Officials are addressing the issue with a proposed new Smart Snacks in School rule.

CBSDFW.COM–02/06/2013

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Baylor Facilities Going Sugar-Free & Health Conscious

Last year Baylor Health Care System made the decision to remove sugary drinks and fatty food from cafeterias and vending machines. Today those changes are evident at many Baylor locations and looming at others.

09/10/2012

Students purchase healthy snack foods from a Fresh Healthy Vending machine. (credit: Fresh Healthy Vending)

Company Offers Healthy Vending Machine Food

A vending machine company is trying to bring organic and healthy alternatives to the community, and they are starting with area schools.

05/08/2012