We can, must solve food problem, NOW

Will Kreznick

A fairly recent UNICEF report confirms what most Belizeans believe, that the majority of our people aren’t eating right. Food (and water) is the number one need of all living organisms on earth, with good, wholesome food being essential to the proper functioning of the many organs of the human body. Our diet has been slipping for decades, and the evidence of that is the number of relatively young Belizeans who are suffering from debilitating diseases.

UNICEF says “the world’s children are getting progressively heavier, with 18 percent of children and teens aged 5-19 overweight in 2018, compared to only

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Taco Bell facing food shortage due to supply chain issues

Will Kreznick

Don’t be shell-shocked if Taco Bell is out of your usual on your next run to the restaurant.

The fast-food chain is the latest company to fall victim to supply chain shortages in recent months, posting a message on its website Tuesday to warn customers that some of its menu items might be temporarily unavailable.

“Sorry if we can’t feed your current crave. Due to national ingredient shortages and delivery delays, we may be out of some items,” reads the message at the top of the Taco Bell website.

Here’s the message Taco Bell customers will see when they
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10 events around Dayton include concerts, festivals and food

Will Kreznick

2) Rose Music Center

It’s another busy week of Rose Music Center, 6800 Executive Blvd., Huber Heights, which ushered in the 2021 season with John Fogerty on Friday, July 16. That show was followed quickly by 3 Doors Down on Saturday, July 17 and the Beach Boys on Sunday, July 18.

The summer of outdoor concerts continues at the venue with country rocker Brantley Gilbert at 8 p.m. Friday, July 23. Cost: $23.50 to $73. The following night, the legendary Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons grace the Rose stage at 8 p.m. Cost: $23.50 to $103. Beloved rock ‘n’

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Food Truck Tracker: July 24-30

Will Kreznick
Lane’s Ferry food truck will be parked at Jerry’s Barber Shop in Rocky Point this weekend. (Port City Daily photo/Courtesy Lane’s Ferry Food Truck)

WILMINGTON — Port City Daily publishes the Food Truck Tracker every Friday, so folks can know where to access the best mobile eats while planning their weekend activities.

All schedules, which will run Friday to Friday, are subject to weather conditions and cancellations. The addresses of where the food trucks will be parked are alphabetized at the bottom.

Run a food truck and want to be included? Send schedules every Thursday by noon to Shea Carver

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General Mills Proved the Doubters Wrong on Pet Food; Now It’s Buying More

Will Kreznick

Packaged food maker General Mills (NYSE:GIS) is probably best known for iconic brands like Cheerios and Betty Crocker. However, it also owns the leading natural pet food brand in the country, Blue Buffalo. It’s a great business that’s set to get even bigger thanks to a recent acquisition.

Wall Street didn’t start off liking General Mills’ shift into the pet market. Here’s a look at this business and why it’s about to get even better.

Image source: Getty Images.

The first step for General Mills

Pets have become an increasingly important business for a lot of companies, and consumer staples

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