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Spitting on food in a grocery store is not cool and could be deadly

April 5, 2020 by


By Asher Klein ‘Customers Took Him Down’: Man Coughed, Spit on Produce at Mass. Stop & Shop, Witness Says. While Kingston police have no information indicating the man accused of coughing, spitting and getting into a fight at the store has the coronavirus, they said he was taken to a hospital for evaluation. A man […]

Good food news in the Corona Virus stay at home Era

April 4, 2020 by


There is good food news out there. Supermarkets are restocking. There may be limits on certain items and you know what I am talking about, but you can pretty much get what you want to buy here in New England. Since I couldn’t get food delivery and needed certain fresh items I gingerly ventured out […]

Is Food Delivery Safe?

March 30, 2020 by


I have been watching and adhering to the protocols of my state with regards to the  COVID-19 pandemic.  I stay home and when I do go out avoid crowds, wear gloves and a mask and get in and out of open stores as quickly as possible. I am happy to report that I was able […]

Food Safety and the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

March 19, 2020 by


Information from the Food and Drug Administration: Q:  Is the U.S. food supply safe? Currently there is no evidence of food or food packaging being associated with transmission of COVID-19. Unlike foodborne gastrointestinal (GI) viruses like norovirus and hepatitis A that often make people ill through contaminated food, SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19, is a virus […]