STAMFORD - A Stamford company is trying to give you some healthier options when you need a snack.

Allie's Natural Vending machines offer only healthy food choices. They include well known items like Pirate Booty and Cliff Bars.

Steve DeNicola and his wife started the company they hope will lead kids to making better snack choices.

Allie's Natural Vending currently has 17 machines in southwestern Connecticut, most in YMCA's, health clubs and community centers.