BUS WAS ALSO HIT AND KILLED. 18 STUDENTS ON THE BUS WERE INJURED. FOR MANY FAMILIES ON A BUDGET, FIXING HEALTHY MEALS AT HOME IS NO PICK FLICK IN THE SUMMER TIME. JENNIFER FOUND AN ALTERNATIVE THAT TO ADD UP TO SAVINGS IF YOU ARE WILLING TO BE FLEXIBLE JEN? Reporter: WELL, KAREN, ALL OF THE PRODUCTS I FOUND ARE THE SAME YOU WOULD FIND AT YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD GROCERY STORE, BUT AT A DISCOUNT. THEY COME FROM A SALVAGE STORE. PEOPLE THAT SHOP THERE CALL IT A HIDDEN GEM. GROCERY CLEARANCE CENTER IN OAK CLIFF, PRODUCE, PACKAGED GOODS, DAIRY ALL COME FROM MANUFACTURERS AND DISTRIBUTORS. ITEMS MAKE IT HERE FOR VARIOUS REASONS. THEY COULD BE DISCONTINUED, MISLABELED OR HAVE DAMAGED PACKAGING OR THE ITEMS COULD BE NEAR OR PAST THE BEST BUY DATE. THE VALUE IS IN THE EYE OF THE SHOPPER. A REGULAR CUSTOMER THAT DRIVES 45 MINUTES TO SHOP HERE — THEY OFTEN HAVE ALOT OF SANDWICH TYPE FIBBINGS AND ALSO ALOT OF FRUITS AND EVERYTHING AND WITH THE PRICES THAT THEY HAVE ON THEM, I THINK IT’S REALLY GOOD FOR FAMILIES TO COME HERE. OUT OF DATE FOOD IS NOT OLD OR BAD FOOD. IT’S JUST MAYBE PAST THE MANUFACTURER’S DATE OF FRESHNESS. Reporter: THE GROCERY CLEARANCE CENTER OWNER SAID DIFFERENT PEOPLE INTERPRET FOOD DATES IN DIFFERENT WAYS. U-S-D-A SAID THAT LABELS LIKE USE BY, SELL BY ARE NOT REQUIRED AND ARE NOT SAFETY DATES WITH THE ONE EXCEPTION BEING INFANT FORMULA. U-S-D-A SAID MOST THINGS ARE SAFE TO EAST PAST THE DATE UNTIL SPOILAGE ISEST. WE HAVE HAD ALOT OF GOOD DEALS ON POPULAR ITEMS. REGULAR STUFF AND PRICEYER STUFF YOU WOULD FIND AT GROCERY STORES. I THOUGHT THIS WAS REALLY INTERESTING. A DOZEN ORGANIC EGGS FOR $2. THIS IS NOT A DATE ISSUE IN THIS CASE. THESE HAVE NOT HIT THEIR BEST BUY DATE YET. SOMETHING TO CONSIDER IF