How sweet it will be for newspaper staffers in Hershey
Spring arrives a week late this year, as newspaper staffers converge on Hershey, Pa., March 29 through April 1 for the annual America East operations conference and trade show.
The gathering not only will be later but also will be larger. An expanded and refurbished convention center this year will house exhibitors on the same show floor. The larger facilities also will host a conference program that has grown beyond the handful of production and technology sessions of just a few years ago.
During that same time, the event has grown to include the New Media World two-morning symposium and the yearly print quality contest.
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