| May 27, 2010
| 9:34 PM
As unemployment continues to stay high and Wall Streetâs roller coaster has investors on edge, Americans -- particularly adults -- are gobbling up candy as a relatively cheap way to indulge themselves. According to the National Confectioners Assn.,...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 4:34 PM
I scream, you scream, the judges screamed for ice cream when they selected Sue Compton's recipe for the $1 Million Grand Prize. Compton's Mini Ice Cream Cookie Cups was named the grand prize winner in the 44th Pillsbury BakeâOff Contest. Right after...
| Oct 7, 2010
| 4:24 AM
The Pennsylvania Attorney General's office is investigating the trust that runs the Milton Hershey School amid questions how much it paid for a golf course bought to serve as buffer zone for the school.
The Patriot-News of Harrisburg reported Thursday...
| Oct 13, 2010
After putting on 40 pounds with the birth of her second child, radio host Julie Guy was overwhelmed with the thought of getting back in shape. In 2007, she joined The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training, a local group that trains runners and...
| May 4, 2010
| 3:43 PM
Author Lori Longbotham has penned a terrific book on coconut desserts. Who knew there was so much to know about coconut?
She gives valuable tips on selecting coconut milk, coconut cream, shredded dried coconut and coconut extract. You'll also learn how...
| May 15, 2010
You want to be romantic — OK, scratch that. You actually don't want to be romantic, but Someone wants you to be romantic and you don't want to lose Someone to Someone Else.
Problem is, you don't really do sentimental. Or rapturous. Or feelings, for...
| May 28, 2010
Hawking the latest treats at the Sweets & Snacks Expo in Chicago this week, confectioners made promises that seemed too sweet to believe.
Saleswomen for Hershey Co. handed out Reese's Minis, chocolate-peanut butter cups the size of marbles, which they...
| May 28, 2010
First, I'd have some grilled and diced chicken breast, chopped celery, vadalia onion, green peppers, grated, sharp cheddar cheese, romaine lettuce, and a drizzle of ranch dressing all wrapped up in a warm, wheat tortilla.
A bag o' chilled, juicy,...
| Jun 1, 2010
| 9:14 AM
The Hershey Company ( NYSE: HSY) announced it has reached a tentative labor agreement with the union representing employees at its 19 East Chocolate Avenue and West Hershey facilities.
If the deal goes through, it would mean the older plant at 19 East...
| Jun 1, 2010
| 5:47 PM
A tentative agreement between the Hershey Company and its workers could stop production at the chocolate maker's historic downtown Hershey plant. It could also lead to the loss of hundreds of jobs.
Hershey's landmark Chocolate Avenue plant started...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 5:36 PM
The Hershey Company says shifting candy production from the century old East Chocolate Plant to its newer facility across town will keep the candy maker competitive and cost effective. On Friday, union workers will decide whether or not to go along with...