Friendly’s Ice Cream celebrated its 78th birthday by hosting the largest ice cream party in the world. Nearly 800 guests consumed the frozen treat Thursday as an official from the Guinness Book of World Records looked on. The festivities were held at the company’s corporate headquarters in Wilbraham.
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.