CPBJ - Business News http://www.cpbj.com CPBJ News CPBJ News en-us Copyright 2018 Central Penn Business Journal Mon, 23 Jul 2018 05:44:36 EST Mon, 23 Jul 2018 05:44:36 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180729995&source=RSS Penn State program aims to connect STEM, liberal arts General education courses are designed to instill students at Penn State Harrisburg with skills in communications and critical thinking, as well as to impart a deeper understanding of social and historical contexts. Fri, 20 Jul 2018 09:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180729995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180729996&source=RSS LifeCare Hospitals to close, displacing 122 workers LifeCare Hospitals of Mechanicsburg LLC, a provider of specialty acute medical care, is shutting its doors, displacing 122 workers. Fri, 20 Jul 2018 08:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180729996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719849&source=RSS Rutter's adds family member to its leadership roster The 11th generation of the Rutter's legacy has joined the family business. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719849&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719853&source=RSS DePasquale estimates up to 581M in annual revenue from regulating, taxing marijuana Pennsylvania could earn at least 581 million in annual revenue from legalizing marijuana for recreational use, according to a report released Thursday by Auditor General Eugene DePasquale. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 16:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719853&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719856&source=RSS A Conversation With Jeramy Culler Jeramy Culler, 36, joined FM Trust in 2006 and was promoted to assistant vice president in February. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719856&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719857&source=RSS Midstate banking veteran Andrew Samuel to launch new bank in region Andrew Samuel worked in Harrisburg and Lancaster for over 30 years before he moved to Florida in 2014 to head up a bank there. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719857&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719861&source=RSS For Camp Hill man, hearing aid business is personal Hearing issues are all too real for Ron Allander, a board-certified hearing instrument specialist. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719861&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719862&source=RSS Armstrong venture among firms seeking tariff exemption A joint venture involving Lancaster County-based Armstrong World Industries Inc. is among the entities nationwide seeking an exception to the federal tariffs on steel and aluminum that were announced by the Trump administration in early March. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719862&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719863&source=RSS Abbottstown snack company adds two industry veterans An Abbottstown co-manufacturer of salty snacks has added two veterans of the snack-food industry to its roster. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719863&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719864&source=RSS Room for competition? As Yorktowne undergoes renovation, area hotelier raises questions As the Yorktowne Hotel embarks on multimillion-dollar renovations, one business owner is questioning whether the project will be a boon or a burden to area hoteliers. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 14:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719864&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719868&source=RSS Pa. revises tax deduction for bonus depreciation With a push from lawmakers, state officials are making tax calculations a little less complicated for Pennsylvania businesses. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 13:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719868&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719870&source=RSS Game on Whitaker Center CEO sees esports potential in downtown Harrisburg When Ted Black interviewed for the job as president and CEO of Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts, he was asked about steps he would take to attract a younger audience. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180720/CPBJ01/180719870&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180719/CPBJ01/180719850&source=RSS Friday hearing halted after Grandview court filing A petition filed by Brew Vino LLC has put a halt to a state panel's hearing, scheduled for Friday, on alleged discrimination at Grandview Golf Club in York County. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 17:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180719/CPBJ01/180719850&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180719/CPBJ01/180719858&source=RSS Lancaster County surveying companies merge Land Grant Surveyors, based in West Hempfield Township, said Thursday it has acquired East Hempfield Township-based Weber Surveyors. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 15:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180719/CPBJ01/180719858&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180719/CPBJ01/180719872&source=RSS Lancaster County warehouse to close, idling 62 workers XPO Logistics Supply Chain is shutting down a Lancaster County warehouse and laying off 62 workers because its customer there is relocating production to another facility. Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180719/CPBJ01/180719872&source=RSS