brunch http://peoriapublicradio.org en Some prisoners getting two meals a day instead of three http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/some-prisoners-getting-two-meals-day-instead-three <div>Illinois prisons are expanding a program to feed some inmates two meals a day instead of three. IPR'S Brian Mackey has more on prisoners eating brunch.</div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Illinois Department of Corrections has combined breakfast and lunch at two prisons so far. S</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">pokesman Tom </span>Shaer<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;says this is not a money-saving measure, but it is easier on the staff. In a prison, mealtime means not just preparation, serving and clean-up, but also moving inmates from their housing area to the dining hall.&nbsp;</span>Shaer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> also says inmates prefer the brunch schedule.</span></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 12:06:44 +0000 Brian Mackey 11986 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Some prisoners getting two meals a day instead of three