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Local chains earn good marks in Consumer Reports

The latest issue of Consumer Reports rates 52 grocery chains and ranks them based on several factors. Here’s how some chains with local stores did: Wegmans, which has a store in Mechanicsburg, ranked NUMBER 1 out of all the chains … Continue reading

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A girl and her search for canned pumpkin

Pumpkin pie. Pumpkin rolls, pumpkin cookies, pumpkin muffins, pumpkin ice cream, pumpkin lattes. Where has all the orange goodness of fall gone? As a self-proclaimed foodie, I’m in constant search of the next great recipe — especially pumpkin. But to … Continue reading

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The debate over self-serve checkouts

The Associated Press said that many grocery stores are reconsidering the self-serve checkout lanes. In fact, one Massachusetts grocery chain is eliminating them. And research shows more customers prefer the traditional checkout lanes.

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