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  Hershey Park, PA Hotels: Hershey Park Pennsylvania
The focus of most of the area activity is Hershey Park, which was originally established as a park for the Hershey employees, but became a public theme park in 1971.
Hummelstown, PA, as the Hershey Zoo is known today, has been a popular attraction in the Hershey area since the early 1900s when Milton Hershey and Franz Zinner established their animal attraction as part of the original Hershey Park.
The Hershey Country Club was founded in 1930 by Milton Hershey with the plan to establish a complex that strove for sporting excellence and refined luxury.
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  Hershey, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hershey is an unincorporated community within Derry Township in Dauphin County in the U.S. commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 10 miles (16 km) east of Harrisburg.
Hershey, Pennsylvania was originally named Derry Church, Pennsylvania.
It was renamed Hershey, Pennsylvania in 1906 after the growing popularity of Hershey's Chocolate.
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 Milton S. Hershey - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hershey dropped out of school early to work in the confectionery business in his native Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Hershey continued to experiment and perfect the process of making milk chocolate using the techniques he had first learned for adding milk to make caramels.
In the mid 20th century, the trust planned briefly to divest itself of the chocolate enterprise to concentrate on the school, a decision that was called off after protests from workers and from residents of the thriving town.
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 MILTON HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA BIOGRAPHIES
Hershey was first a printer's apprentice, but did not do well at it.
Hershey intended for this to be a factory, the beginning of today's Hershey Foods Corporation.
Hershey also decided to start a school for orphan boys, perhaps because he could not have children of his own, and because he had felt a little like an orphan when growing up.
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 Milton Snavely Hershey - People of Pennsylvania
ilton Snavely Hershey was born on September 13, 1857, in rural Dauphin County in Pennsylvania, near the present-day towns of Hockersville and Hershey.
Hershey believed that his company and the community were intertwined, and that he had a responsibility to his employees and the community.
Hershey established various other trusts and foundations that continue to be extensions of his goodwill.
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 Hershey Pennsylvania Hotels - Discount Hershey Hotel Accommodations
Whether you are in Hershey for business or pleasure, planning for a group or traveling alone, let us show you why hospitality starts here.
Hershey Amusement Park, Chocolate Factory, Reeses Factory, Hershey Stadium, are all within walking distance or a short drive.
The milton motel in hershey pennsylvania is a aaa approved - Three diamond motel located on chocolate avenue only 1.5 miles - From the *sweetest place on earth*.
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 CNN.com - The town chocolate built hits 100 - Mar. 1, 2003
Hershey had failed at candy ventures from New York City to New Orleans before succeeding with caramels, at a plant down the road in Lancaster.
Hershey Chocolate Co. is now Hershey Foods Corp., which brings in more than $4 billion annually and employs more than 6,000 people in central Pennsylvania alone.
Hershey's money also funds cultural institutions, such as the theater and the botanic gardens, and more than $1 million a year goes to the town's public schools.
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 Penn State MD Program - About Hershey, Pennsylvania
Hershey is a thriving resort town of approximately 20,000.
Hershey is a suburban community in a metropolitan area of 400,000 in one of the fastest growing regions in the state.
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania's state capital, located twelve miles away, is the location of the State Museum of Pennsylvania; Senators baseball team at Riverside Stadium, City Island; State Library of Pennsylvania; The Museum of Scientific Discovery; Pennsylvania State Archives, and City Island, which host's year round attractions and extensive special events for all ages.
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 Hershey, Pennsylvania - A History
By 1927, Hershey Estates was incorporated under state law and included a park and zoo (what is today Hersheypark(tm)), a bank, a department store, the Convention Hall, utility companies and various other community building programs and enterprises.
Today, The Hotel Hershey continues to preserve its original historic architecture and ambiance and is one of 100 members of the National Trust for Historic Preservation's Historic Hotels of America.
Located on 33 acres, The Hershey Lodge is ideal for travelers with small children or for those who prefer the relaxed atmosphere of the lush countryside.
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 Hershey Chocolate Corporation - Hershey, Pennsylvania 1920
Hershey also constructed a 7200 seat Hershey Sports Arena in 1936, and the Hershey Stadium was finished in 1939.
The Hershey Chocolate company was dissolved, and three separate companies were organized: the Hershey Chocolate Corporation, the Hershey Corporation, and the Hershey Estates.
The Hershey Corporation was responsible for the Cuban sugar interests and the Hershey Estates was responsible for the various businesses and municipal services in the town of Hershey.
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 Hershey Pennsylvania Hotels ... Compare room rates at leading Hershey hotels
The love of chocolate and the imagination of a candy manufacturer transformed the factory town of Hershey, Pennsylvania into a major tourist destination, beloved by adults and children the world over.
Hershey opened "Hershey Park" in 1907 to provide a place of relaxation for his employees and their families.
Today, it's known as Hersheypark and is billed as "the cleanest and greenest theme park in America." Hershey kept adding to his factory, his park and his town, doing everything possible to make it a pleasant, prosperous place to live and work and a wonderful place to visit.
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 Visit Hershey, PA - HERSHEY'S
With golf for all levels and ages, including 36 championship holes, Hershey is the golf capital of Pennsylvania.
Just a short 30-minute drive frm Hershey, this amusement park is ideal for families with kids 10 and under.
Conveniently located in south-central Pennsylvania, Hershey is only hours away from most major metropolitan areas in the Northeast.
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 Hershey, Pennsylvania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Hershey is an unincorporated community within Derry Township in Dauphin County in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
The community is home to the Hershey's chocolate company, Hersheypark, Hershey's Chocolate World, Giant Center, Hershey Theatre, Hershey Spa and Resorts, and Pennsylvania State University's College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.
Hershey is located at 40°16'42" North, 76°39'4" West (40.278423, -76.651240)
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 Wyndham Harrisburg - Hershey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Historic Gettysburg, Lancaster and the Pennsylvania Dutch Country are all nearby attractions.
Hershey Gardens, the Hershey Museum and the ZOOAMERICA North American Wildlife Park are also must-see attractions.
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is home to the state capitol, the National Civil War Museum and the Harrisburg Senator's AA Baseball Team.
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 Dauphin County, Pennsylvania Genealogical Records Information
Located in south central Pennsylvania, this 557.7-square-mile area is approximately 100 miles west of Philadelphia and 200 miles east of Pittsburgh.
The first courthouse became the temporary Capitol of Pennsylvania in the fall of 1812, when state government was moved from Lancaster to Harrisburg, under the Act of February 21, 1810.
History of the counties of Dauphin and Lebanon in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, biographical and genealogical
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 HERSHEY, PENNSYLVANIA
Hershey has built a reputation for itself, and remains proud of it.
This community is built on history, and preserving it for future generations is a way of life.
And don't forget a historic visit to Milton Hershey School's Founders Hall, the largest unsupported dome in the Western Hemisphere.
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 Official Website - Hershey, PA The Sweetest Place On Earth! Call 800-HERSHEY for more information
Exclusive VIP opportunity for guests of Hershey Resorts, including unlimited front-of-line access to rides at Hersheypark In The Dark.
Hershey Theatre presents the finest in touring Broadway shows, classical music and dance attractions, and world-renowned entertainers.
From the Hershey's Milk Chocolate recipe that started it all, we’ve collected 100 more in honor of the 100th Anniversary of Hersheypark.
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 The Story of Milton Hershey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Milton Hershey grew up in the rolling farm country of Pennsylvania.
The town of Hershey, Pennsylvania had a streetcar line, schools, library, sports arena, community center and a special school for needy children.
Today, the town of Hershey is still the home of the factory that Milton Hershey built.
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 Hershey Pennsylvania Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
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 Relocation Hershey PA Pennsylvania, Moving + Jobs - City Guide
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 Hershey Park and Harrisburg Pennsylvania Hotel Accommodations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Our Harrisburg Hotels and Hershey Park Hotels are located in New Cumberland and Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
Hershey is an ideal location from which you can explore the area’s many cultural, historical, educational and entertainment attractions in nearby Gettysburg and Lancaster.
Located in the heartland of American freedom, the Hilton Garden Inn Gettysburg is central to Pennsylvania's historical sights, just minutes from the Gettysburg Battlefields and a short 40 mile drive to Harrisburg and Hershey attractions.
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 Hershey
The small town of Hershey has a big reputation for supplying the world with chocolate and with fun.
The Hershey Bar is perhaps the most famous piece of candy in the world, and Hershey Park is Pennsylvania's version of Disneyland.
The street lights are shaped like Hershey Kisses, and the streets have names such as Chocolate Avenue and Cocoa Avenue.
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 The Hotel Hershey Hershey Pennsylvania Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The Hotel Hershey is one of Americas Historic Landmark hotels.
Hershey and Harrisburg are 30 miles and a world apart from each other.
Hershey and Harrisburg are close in miles but far apart in atmosphere.
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 Yahoo!: Hampton Inn & Suites Hershey - Hotels in Hershey, Pennsylvania
The Hampton Inn & Suites Hershey hotel in Pennsylvania is located in downtown Hershey, Pennsylvania on Chocolate Avenue, just one mile from Hershey Park, Hershey Chocolate World, Hershey Factory Works, Hershey Theatre, Hershey Arena, Hershey Stadium and Giant Center Arena and.3 miles from Penn State University Medical Center.
This Hershey, Pennsylvania hotel offers four room types, many of which have a lovely view of the Country Club of Hershey.
Guests staying at the Hershey, Pennsylvania Hampton Inn and Suites hotel can enjoy the convenience of complimentary wireless high-speed internet in the hotel lobby, meeting rooms and all public areas, as well as coffee and tea 24 hours a day in the hotel lobby.
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 Bed & Breakfast Hershey PA Pennsylvania Cabins & Rentals - City guide
A full breakfast is served in the dining room or on the patio.
Also offers an 1400 sq ft suite with living room, kitchen and jacuzzi bath and shower.A full service restaurant is on-site which specializes in Seafood and Steak.Located 1/2 mile from Hershey Park.
Hershey Lodge & Convention Center West Chocolate Avenue and University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033,
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 Official Website For Hersheypark, Located In Hershey, PA featuring over 60 rides, family entertainment, and fun for the ...
Official Website For Hersheypark, Located In Hershey, PA featuring over 60 rides, family entertainment, and fun for the whole family.
Sweeten your HERSHEYPARK visit with an overnight stay at HERSHEY Resorts, The Official Resorts of the 100 Years of Happy Celebration.
100 W. Hersheypark Drive, Hershey, PA 17033 - 1-800-HERSHEY - info@hersheypa.com
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