| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:29 AM
In honor of the 60th anniversary of marshmallow Peeps and in anticipation of making a record 1 billion marshmallow chicks and bunnies this Easter, Just Born of Bethlehem is airing its first national television commercial in a decade featuring a......
| Apr 3, 2013
| 4:28 PM
How many Peeps can Shaquille O'Neal fit in his mouth? Jimmy Kimmel decided to find out and on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" challenged the basketball great to a contest to see how many of the marshmallow candies made by Just Born......
| May 7, 2013
| 4:25 PM
It's Mom's special day Sunday and some area attractions will help you celebrate by offering free or discounted offers for mothers this weekend. Mothers get in for half price at Lehigh Valley Zoo Sunday. Moms and their kids can visit the newest babies at...
| May 23, 2013
| 7:13 AM
Disputes over the government's sugar program break down regionally rather than politically. It pits lawmakers from states like Pennsylvania where candy making is big business against those from states where sugar is grown.
Helping to lead the candy...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:52 AM
On a distant Valentine’s Day, a young Chicago gal living the sweet life enjoyed a swanky lunch in the Gold Coast with a new suitor and a dozen of the loveliest red roses. And, on that very same day, enjoyed a dinner date with another handsome...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Ken Ulman confirms what many have suspected all along — parents of fat kids are too stupid to decide what their kids should drink. Finally an adult takes charge. This is why I voted for him — his vision sees priorities and he acts —...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 3:02 PM
From many little yellow peeps, one artistic family saw a giant yellow bird.
At the sixth annual "Peep Show" in downtown Westminster, the massive 3,810-marshmallow-strong Big Bird drew the biggest oohs and ahhs among the young kids and older fans who...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:42 AM
The sixth annual Peep Show at Carroll County Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster, will be open for viewing March 31, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 410-848-7272.
Taneytown Library, 10 Grand Drive, Taneytown,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:22 AM
When The Baltimore Sun inaugurated its Peeps Recipe Contest this year, it was a way to acknowledge the unstoppable force that has become the Peep.
[See photos of all Peeps recipe contest entries here.]
Once, the marshmallow treat was mere Easter...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Love them or hate them, Peeps are popping.
Fluffy little sugar-coated marshmallow critters, around since the 1950s, are no longer merely an Easter-basket staple. They're cultural touchstones, with fan clubs, a clothing line and even a store devoted to...
| Mar 17, 2013
Easter is early this year, but not to worry: A whole season's worth of deals on everything from basket stuffers to hams to clothing is packed into March -- so hop to it.
Jewel-Osco: Ham coupon
There's a coupon on the front of the Jewel ad...