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Random Reflections on Today

It’s nearly 11:30 p.m., and I finally get to sit down for an appreciable amount of time that doesn’t involve crafting soap or eating a meal.  569 more words


Tootsie Roll names 83-year old widow as new CEO

NEW YORK —  Tootsie Roll lost its 95-year old CEO this week — and then tapped his 83-year old widow to take his place.

Melvin and Ellen Gordon, who were married for 65 years, ran the Chicago candy maker together for decades. 196 more words


Tootsie Roll’s 95-Year-Old CEO Melvin Gordon Dies

Tootsie Roll Industry’s long-time CEO Melvin Gordon died Tuesday at the age of 95 after a brief illness, ending his reign as one of the oldest leaders of a publicly-traded company. 254 more words

How Many Licks or: Goodbye to a Pioneer


I don’t really have a lot to say on the subject but it seems, according to the Chicago Tribune, that the chairman of Tootsie Roll Industries, Melvin Gordon, has passed away at the young age of 95. 145 more words

Life As We Know It

I Could Quit Any Time

They’re everywhere this time of year. Christmas cookies. Pie. Hot cocoa. Gift boxes of chocolates. Stockings full of sweets.

And one of the most common New Year’s resolutions is to lose weight. 460 more words

Food And Drink

Sweet Holiday Treats

Stairway to Heaven! Avail of the sales on delicious holiday treats and satisfy your sweet cravings. When it’s getting cold outside, it’s time to nibble on chocolates, cookies, pretzels, dried fruits and candies. 399 more words

Cadbury Milk Chocolate

Wrapping 101: The Tootsie Roll

Now that you can make a beautiful gift bag it is time to learn a new wrapping technique; the Tootsie Roll! Don’t worry this is really easy to do, it only takes 5 steps. 211 more words