CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:50:55 EST Thu, 28 Jul 2016 23:50:55 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729736&source=RSS SP 500, Nasdaq climb as Apple, Facebook march higher The SP 500 and Nasdaq Composite edged higher Thursday amid mixed corporate results, but Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. continued to outperform the broader market on better-than-expected quarterly earnings. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729736&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729744&source=RSS Attorney General plans Hershey Trust announcement There will be an announcement of importance Friday afternoon concerning the Hershey Trust Co. , according to the office of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, though no details have been released. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:23:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729744&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729755&source=RSS Worker dies after AC unit falls on her at Johnson Controls A 37-year-old worker at a York County Johnson Controls plant died Wednesday night after she was crushed by a commercial air-conditioning unit she was helping to load onto a trailer, officials said. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 12:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729755&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729756&source=RSS York County doctor paying 300K in settlement over opioid prescriptions A primary care doctor in York County has agreed to a 300,000 settlement to resolve his role in pre-signing nearly 150 prescriptions for oxycodone that were later filled by his former office manager and her husband. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729756&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729757&source=RSS Feds Contractor on I-81 bridge project embezzled funds, dumped pollutants into Susquehanna A western Pennsylvania contractor dumped contaminants into the Susquehanna River during a bridge project on Interstate 81 and stole from his workers' benefit plans, federal prosecutors say. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 11:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729757&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729758&source=RSS Odd The merch Philly street vendors are selling most during the DNC There&#8217s so much for sale on the streets of Philadelphia this week, but what&#8217s behind these drop-in sales operations, and which one is getting the most business? Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729758&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729759&source=RSS World Switzerland, land of peace, sees gun sales soar after terror attacks As nations around Europe tighten their gun laws after a series of terror attacks in several countries since 2015, the Swiss are bucking this trend by turning to firearms for protection. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729759&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729760&source=RSS Unilife names permanent CEO, cuts ties to Shortall York County-based Unilife Corp. has made its temporary CEO permanent and formed a new executive team that is tasked with bringing back the company from a series of near-ruinous missteps. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 10:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729760&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729761&source=RSS Lancaster County billboards put Trump before the Amish The latest element in a campaign to woo Amish people to vote for Donald Trump and other Republicans has swung into place. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729761&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729762&source=RSS U.S. Why restaurant recession fears are on the rise Americans eat out when they're feeling good about things. That's why a recent slowdown in restaurant sales is alarming some. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729762&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729763&source=RSS Business Clinton campaign drops in on small business group Small-business advocates attending a champagne brunch and panel discussion on the state of micro-business and microfinance in Philadelphia Wednesday got a shot of inspiration from a surprise guest. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 09:50:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729763&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729767&source=RSS Hersha leverages joint-venture money to buy Boston hotel Hersha Hospitality Trust didn't waste much time before using the proceeds of a recent joint-venture deal to buy another hotel. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729767&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729769&source=RSS Union protests asbestos removal company Residents in the area of Hudson and North Sherman streets were awakened Wednesday morning to the sound of a drum beating across the street as a handful of union members gathered with a giant inflatable rat. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729769&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729770&source=RSS Downtown York openings and closings A look at York retail and restaurant openings and closing shows a trend of growth. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729770&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729771&source=RSS We'll put coal miners back to work, Trump says at Scranton appearance Less than 140 miles north of Philadelphia, where the Democratic Party is in the midst of its national convention, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump appeared before 3,000 supporters at a rally in Scranton. Thu, 28 Jul 2016 07:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160728/CPBJ01/160729771&source=RSS