| Jun 14, 2015
| 7:53 AM
Ask anyone what their favorite retro candy is, and seconds later, you're bound to hear that person reminisce about the good old days with their cherished sweet.
"People love their American heritage, so seeing iconic American candies makes them proud...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 9:36 AM
NEW YORK (JTA) — Hamantaschen talk is always about the filling: prune, poppy, apricot and strawberry, just to name a few favorites. I love being creative with the fillings, but this year I wanted to change up things with a flavored dough rather than...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 9:35 AM
CENTRAL CAMILO CIENFUEGOS, Cuba On the weathered railway platform of this faded sugar town, retired mechanic Pedro Ramon Prieto Napoles, 74, awaited the "Hershey train" and waxed nostalgic about the years the mill was humming.
"I miss the sound of the...
| Jun 5, 2015
| 6:25 PM
Seniors who stepped into the Oasis Senior Center event space Friday morning to commemorate the anniversary of the beginning of the Battle of Normandy enjoyed a trip back to 1944.
Singer Bonnie Bowden belted out selections from the Great American...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 11:21 AM
Luke Bennett, 17, will be a senior at Hinsdale Central in the fall. The soccer player answered questions outside of the Oak Brook Public Library.
Q: Where do you play soccer?
A: I play at school and with the Oak Brook Soccer Club. I play defense.
| May 28, 2015
| 8:40 AM
Hershey’s Chocolate World is tough to miss on the Las Vegas Strip. The exterior features a 74-foot high by 24-foot wide replica of a Hershey’s Milk Chocolate Bar, an 18-foot Reese's Peanut Butter Cup and eight dancing Hershey's Kisses....
| Jun 19, 2015
| 12:11 PM
HERSHEY (AP) — Hershey is expected to cut about 300 jobs by the end of the year as it looks to simplify its operations. The candy maker also cut its revenue outlook for the year.
Its shares fell more than 3 percent in afternoon trading Friday....
| Nov 15, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Mark your calendar: January 1, 2020.
As this future year unfolds, the gap between how much cocoa the world wants to consume and how much it can produce will swell to 1 million metric tons, according to Mars Inc. and Barry Callebaut, the world's...
| Oct 8, 2008
It seems incongruous that the ingredient so integral to, say, a Hershey's Kiss, is the same one that for centuries played a major role in religious and cultural rituals.
Of course, anyone addicted to Hershey Kisses may not think it strange at all....
| Jun 17, 2015
| 3:54 AM
Ahh, chocolate. There probably isn't a more magical ingredient on earth than the sweet, dark brown flavoring used for more than 3,000 years. Today most chocolate is consumed in the form of candy — a development that has sparked heated debate among...
| May 6, 2015
| 5:59 AM