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With 'Despicable Me 2,' fans again go bananas over Gru's minions

...Renaud thought of other memorable sycophants of cinema - the orange-skinned Oompa-Loompas from Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," the brown-robed Jawas from "Star Wars?" - and realized that short stature was a major part of their appeal...
Fast time, sweet reward

...19. In addition to the track meet on Aug. 10, the four days in Hershey will include a tour of the Hershey's chocolate factory, an afternoon in the Hersheypark theme park and time in a town so devoted to chocolate that the street lights are...
Cinema Guide

...a special high school for heroes. Will's problem: He has no powers of his own. CONTINUING "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," (PG) *** Where: Glacier Cinemas. Times: daily at 4, 6:50, 9:20; additional Saturday and Sunday...
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Hershey trip caps Walton's busy year

...recording the same leap she had in Juneau - 7-5 1/2. In addition to competing, Walton got to tour the Hershey's chocolate factory and spend time at the Hersheypark amusement park. She also met legendary U.S. decathlete Rafer Johnson, who...
movies where & when

...Sunday matinees at 1:50 and 4:20 p.m.; Sunday through Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," (G) shows at 7 and 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1; 4, 7 and 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2; and 4 and 7 p.m...
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A good deed

...because I know many would not have acted in this honorable manner. Paul, to quote a line from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, "So shines a good deed in a weary world." Teri Heuscher Juneau
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...I think `What would draw people? It's the music of `My Fair Lady.' It's the story of `Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,'Â '' said high school acting teacher Roz Brown, who selects most of the high school plays. ``We also have...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...water-bottling plant in Sitka couldn't be happier. Ditto for entrepreneurs wanting to build a fish-food plant and a chocolate factory at Alaska Pulp Co.'s old mill site, five miles east of the Baranof Island town. The state Department of Environmental...
Pickin' and grinnin'

...blueberry's a keeper, and everyone loves pie. You can cram your freezer fuller than that girl from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, you know, the one who turns violet. I forget her name. Point is, pretty much any picker at any skill level will...
Saturday's Hershey Track & Field a treat for all ages

...with other local youth. National Hershey's meet qualifiers are flown to Hershey, PA, given a grand tour of the chocolate factory and housed for the meet. In the past, the Hershey's event used to be an enormous community event in Juneau...


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