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2010-10-15 15:02:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a high-stakes wager placing Ghirardelli and Hershey's chocolates on the line, Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senator Arlen Specter today announced that they have placed a friendly wager on the National League Championship series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the San Francisco Giants. The winner of the bet will receive a supply of delicacies from the loser's home district: Ghirardelli's chocolate from San Francisco or Hershey's chocolate...

2010-10-04 08:00:00

HERSHEY, Pa., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Scharffen Berger® chocolate and TuttiFoodie.com announce the Fourth Annual Chocolate Adventure Contest® - Cupcake Edition 2010. With cupcake mania stronger than ever, this is the perfect chance for chocolate and cupcake enthusiasts to put their creativity to the test. As part of the contest, daring bakers are invited to develop an original cupcake recipe using Scharffen Berger chocolate and one or more of 14...

2010-07-06 10:04:00

HERSHEY, Pa., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- MILTON HERSHEY SCHOOL® (MHS) recently received the Ladies' Home Journal "Do Good" stamp in recognition of the School's 100th anniversary of providing life-changing opportunities to children in need. Introduced in April 2009, the Ladies' Home Journal "Do Good" stamp is awarded to corporations that are committed to helping make the world a better place in which they live. Established in 1909 by Milton Hershey, founder of the iconic...

2010-06-16 10:30:00

CAMP HILL, Pa., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from Highmark Inc., Pinnacle Health System and Penn State Hershey Medical Center today discussed ways to improve quality measures in health care that will ultimately result in better patient care, improved health outcomes and ways to save valuable health care dollars. "Highmark's pay-for-performance program has demonstrated measurable outcomes since the program began in 2002," said Mike Fiaschetti, market president of the central region for...

2010-06-15 16:12:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today congratulated the Hershey Bears for winning the Calder Cup for the 11th time in the AHL team's history. "Although a Pennsylvania team did not bring home the NHL's Stanley Cup this year, Pennsylvania's die-hard hockey fans still have good reason to celebrate, thanks to the terrific victory by the Hershey Bears," the Governor said. "I congratulate head coach Mark French, MVP Chris Bourque and the entire...

2010-04-26 10:35:00

HERSHEY, Pa., April 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association (PVMA) is asking for nominations for the 2010 Dr. A. Wayne Mountan Memorial Media Award and the Wodan Animal Hero Award. Each year, PVMA presents the Dr. A. Wayne Mountan Memorial Media Award to the Pennsylvania news media for excellence in communicating veterinary medical contributions in animal and public health to the public. Each award includes an engraved plaque and cash prize. Up to four...

2010-02-11 09:28:00

DALLAS, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you are a modern day Casanova, a hopeless romantic or just love to flirt, your favorite pick up line may earn you more than just a smile or grimace this Valentine's Day. Pizza Hut is inviting consumers with silver tongues to share pick up lines - the best, the worst and the cheesiest - by tweeting @pizzahut for the chance to win a single order of HERSHEY'S® Chocolate Dunkers®, Pizza Hut's chocolate-topped dessert...

2010-02-03 08:30:00

HERSHEY, Pa., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T* is working with Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center to provide complimentary AT&T Wi-Fi access in hospital patient areas. Under a new contract, AT&T and Penn State will equip nearly 500 patient rooms throughout the Medical Center with AT&T Wi-Fi capabilities, allowing patients and their visitors to access high speed wireless broadband. For healthcare facilities like Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Wi-Fi is an...

2009-11-13 16:13:00

$244 Million Project Expected to Create 1,500 Jobs HERSHEY, Pa., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today heralded the start of construction on the new Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital and said the $244 million project is good news for the regional economy, but most importantly, for sick children and their families. The project is expected to create 300 construction jobs and another 1,200 jobs once the facility is completed. "Today's groundbreaking is...

2009-11-03 07:00:00

CLEVELAND, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider of innovative information technology and hospitality software solutions, has announced that Hershey Entertainment & Resorts in Hershey, Pa. has selected InfoGenesis(TM) POS and Eatec(®) Solutions by Agilysys to streamline operations and control costs. The company will use the solutions at Hersheypark, Hersheypark Stadium, Giant Center, Hershey Lodge, The Hotel Hershey, Dutch...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.