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November 14 2012

Hershey Transitions from 100-Year-Old Factory

November 14th, 2012Posted by 

In June 2010 The Hershey Company announced project “Next Century,” a modernization program that would result in an investment of $200-225 million plant expansion of the existing West Hershey facility and approximately $50-75 million in upgrades to distribution and administrative facilities located in Hershey, PA. Part of the project involved ceasing production at the original […]

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October 31 2012

Amish Country: Just How Fast are Amish Communities Growing?

October 31st, 2012Posted by 

A recent census reports that a new Amish community is founded every 3 1/2 weeks in the United States. Known for their idyllic and sustainable lifestyle that rejects modern technology, the Amish are found in 30 states across the United States, and in the province of Ontario, Canada. Researchers at Ohio State University predict that […]

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