| Aug 12, 2010
| 5:54 AM
If you have ever thought to yourself, "I can make a better candy bar then this," here is your chance. Hershey's Chocolate World has a new interactive exhibit called Create Your Own Candy Bar that allows guest to build a milk chocolate bar from scratch,...
| Aug 12, 2010
They say that laughter is the best medicine, but some people might endorse chocolate instead.
The dark variety has been shown to reduce blood pressure better than a placebo. Scientists credit the flavanols in dark chocolate—they are thought to...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 3:13 AM
Here are the best coupons and deals found in the Sunday Chicago Tribune for Jan. 9, 2011. After a long hiatus, there are great deals at CVS again this week, like cheap or moneymaking Electrasol Finish dishwasher tabs (depending on how many coupons you...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Consumer Reports tested cocoas from names like Ghirardelli and Godiva to classics like Hershey's and Swiss Miss and even an organic one from Dagoba.
Consumer Reports served up cocoa to its trained panelists. The testers looked at nutrition and calories,...
| Feb 6, 2011
| 12:59 PM
If you plan to get out of town Saturday, you'll have a difficult time if you don't take along a significant other. That's right. Because it's Valentine's Day weekend, which means everyone is coupling up — at least temporarily — to have a...
| Aug 31, 2010
| 7:36 AM
From the Dining@Large blog:
It's back-to-school time. And while the kiddos learn reading, writing and arithmetic, parents get schooled in the politics of schoolhouse eating.
With all the attention on childhood obesity these days, lots of lunchbox...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 1:09 PM
Kellogg's has added tasty chips to its Special K line of savory snacks. We love the crisp Sour Cream & Onion Cracker Chips; there are also Sea Salt Chips. Munch tasty Multi-Grain or Savory Herb crackers for a heartier snack. Buy a box for...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 5:30 PM
Reporting from Hershey, Pa.--
After more than a century, the town that chocolate built still makes its namesake confection and remains a candy lover's nirvana.
Billed as the "Sweetest Place on Earth," the company town has grown over the last century...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 1:22 PM
Nature's 4th of July fireworks initially led park rangers at the Blue Ridge Parkway to cancel the annual sunset/fireworks hike up Sharp Top Mountain.
Clearing skies reversed that decision and about 60 hikers of all ages headed up to 3,800 feet for the...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 2:31 PM
This Wearin' of the Green thing just gets more complicated all the time. You've got questions and — since St. Patrick is not around to answer them — allow me.
Dear Answer Angel: My husband and I are invited to a St. Patrick's Day party and he...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 1:52 PM
The 34th annual Hershey's Track and Field Games North American Final Meet took place on the Milton Hershey School Campus on Saturday.
Carl Lewis, a nine-time Olympic gold medalist and an ambassador for the event, says he too started out at events like...