Meals on Wheels, Long Beach
Meals on Wheels of Long Beach Inc. delivers freshly cooked meals for $8.75 per day Monday-Friday, between 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Deliveries include an 8-ounce carton of 1 percent milk. An alternate dessert is available for those on a diabetic diet. Contact Client Manager Caron Adler at (562) 439-5000, ext. 1, or visit www. mowlb.org to complete an online application. To cancel a meal for the following day, you must contact Adler before 9 a.m. the prior business day. Menu is subject to change without notice.
Thursday, Aug. 5: Baked ziti with turkey, whole-grain roll, and green beans with pimentos; cheesecake; roast beef and cheese sandwich, with spinach, tomato and pickle, plus confetti slaw.
Friday, Aug. 6: Rosemary chicken breast with creamy garlic sauce, au gratin potatoes, and Brussels sprouts; fruit cocktail; spinach salad, with chicken, mandarin oranges, dried cranberries, feta cheese and vinaigrette dressing; plus crackers.
Monday, Aug. 9: Homemade meatloaf with brown gravy, mac and cheese, and green beans with pimentos; oatmeal cookies; egg salad sandwich, with spinach and tomato, plus homemade potato salad.
Tuesday, Aug. 10: Curry chicken, brown and wild rice, and zucchini with tomatoes; pears with cinnamon; turkey and ham Cobb salad, with egg, tomato, bacon and blue cheese dressing, plus crackers.
Wednesday, Aug. 11: Pork loin with adobo sauce, ovenbrowned potatoes, and peas and onions; fresh banana; turkey and cheese sandwich, with lettuce, tomato and pickle, plus tricolor pasta salad.