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2014-09-04 16:26:02

MHS community rallying behind one of its own HERSHEY, Pa., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Milton Hershey School® (MHS) graduate Garry Gilliam 2009 will make his official NFL debut tonight as an offensive tackle for the defending Super Bowl champions Seattle Seahawks. Gilliam, an undrafted free agent, was signed this weekend as part of the Seahawk's 53-man roster. "When people tell me there's a high chance that I can't do something or won't do something, it drives me to prove them...

2014-07-29 23:01:19

MHS students harvest and deliver fresh produce to children during summer. HERSHEY, Pa. (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 Milton Hershey School® (MHS) has partnered with the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank to distribute fresh produce to local children living in needy communities. The school’s Agricultural and Environmental Education (AEE) interns are participating in the joint venture. “This collaboration between Central Pennsylvania Food Bank and Milton Hershey School is a great example of...

2014-06-18 12:30:08

Pop Recording Artists Karmin and Jason Derulo Team Up with Twizzlers Twists and Jolly Rancher Candy in the Sweet Summer Showdown HERSHEY, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two of music's most popular artists are locked in a heated debate: which candy makes the summer sweeter? Pop-duo Karmin and international superstar, singer-songwriter Jason Derulo, are partnering with Twizzlers Twists and Jolly Rancher Candy to offer consumers exclusive content and access to thousands...

2014-06-04 00:20:39

New Flagship Store at New York-New York Hotel & Casino Features 'All Things Hershey' LAS VEGAS, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Las Vegas Strip got a whole lot sweeter today as the Hershey's Chocolate World retail experience opened at New York-New York Hotel & Casino. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/7236351-hershey-s-chocolate-world-las-vegas-flagship-store-unwrapped The West Coast flagship store, which...

2014-05-23 23:01:18

Disney has made the move to turn an extremely popular movie into what is sure to be an epic run of On Ice shows, and Disney On Ice Frozen is set to launch in September. Fans interested in attending shows in Hershey, Pennsylvania can visit TicketProcess.com today. (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 Disney has become known for putting on amazing displays of choreography and artistry while entertaining fans who get their hands on Disney On Ice tickets. The Frozen edition of the show will be the 34th...

2014-05-21 23:01:55

‘Healthier Generation’ Recognizes MHS Students’ and Staff’s Healthy Initiatives Hershey, Pa. (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Milton Hershey School® (MHS) was recently awarded national recognition for its health and wellness initiatives from the Alliance for a Healthier Generation’s Healthy Schools Program. The program, founded by the American Heart Association and Clinton Foundation, supports schools that make specific changes to create a healthier environment for students. The...

2014-05-17 23:01:13

Tickets to see the Zac Brown Band live at Hersheypark Stadium go on sale today to the general public online at TicketProcess.com. Fans can now find a large number of discounted tickets to all events happening over the labor day weekend at Hersheypark Stadium. (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 Some big names will be performing at Hersheypark Stadium this summer in August over the Labor Day weekend as including Jimmy Buffett, Zac Brown Band, as part of the popular Southern Ground Music & Food...

2014-05-16 23:04:19

Jimmy Buffett recently announced a concert date in Hershey, Pennsylvania at the Hersheypark stadium over the long Labor Day Weekend with The Zac Brown Band & Alan Jackson. Fans can now find tickets for this upcoming show online today at TicketProcess.com. (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Jimmy Buffett will make an appearance at Hersheypark Stadium for the first time as part of a special Labor Day weekend concert that will also include the Zac Brown Band. Tickets for the show go on sale today...

2014-04-22 08:26:26

Helps Hershey with commitment to environmental sustainability PITTSBURGH, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GENCO, the leader in delivering product lifecycle logistics(®) solutions, announced today that it is participating in The Hershey Company's Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Program at its Western distribution center in Ogden, UT. Hershey's ZWL Program is intended to divert materials that would typically end up in landfills to alternate channels, such as recycling, reuse or incineration....

2014-03-31 12:27:14

Fan and charitable activities help celebrate Reese's sponsorship of the NCAA and NCAA Final Four® Weekend HERSHEY, Pa., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With NCAA March Madness® underway, Reese's Peanut Butter Cups is getting in on the action by announcing their sixth year in sponsoring the Reese's College All-Star Game, which will be played as part of the 2014 NCAA Final Four weekend. The game complements the brand's sponsorship of Reese's Final Four Friday® and its relationship...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'