Households not already receiving the maximum benefits will receive a supplemental allotment to bring the amount of benefits received up to the maximum allotment for a household of that size.
Avocado is a magic fruit to me. I stalk them. Friends in the neighborhood know of my avocado addiction and either offer them to me or tell me their trees “haven’t fruited this year.” Either way, there is usually a way to find them on the islands.
All of the soup I make, not just the black bean, tend to turn out more like stew. So, if you made my black bean...
DOA recognizes the importance of production within its local food system, especially at this critical time, and it wants to be as supportive as possible while maintaining the highest food and health safety standards.
The original recipe for this hearty black bean soup is for slow cookers, but it has been adapted for a stove and soup pot.
This recipe was developed out of much trial and error from a “gluten free” banana bread recipe that my son Jason found. Here, after more than a year of delicious testing, is a recipe I am comfortable presenting for others to attempt.
With restaurants shut down and people home sheltering, there has never been a better time to cook. The other consideration is that good health is the best defense at any time.
Bags of fresh produce will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis while supplies last.
Application forms can be picked up at the Summer Food Service’s main office at 2133 Hospital Street, Christiansted.
On Jan. 21, Clean Sweep Frederiksted will launch the Urban Garden Workforce Development program, a free program that promises to teach participants the fundamentals of urban gardening and farming.