A weekly talk show about people in the Mon Valley area of Pittsburgh

A weekly public affairs show about McKeesport and the Mon Valley, produced in cooperation with WEDO (810) and WZUM (1550).

Two Rivers, 30 Minutes for March 4, 2016

03-04-2016

Guest: Marti Gastel, owner of Dorothy's Candies in White Oak

Topic: Americans bought $2 billion in Easter candy last year. How does one local business handle the rush?

How discussed: What is the history of Gastel's business? How has it survived as other small candy businesses have closed? What is the history of chocolate in the U.S.? What are some tips consumers should use to make sure they're getting good chocolate when they're shopping in a store?

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