CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:56:39 EST Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:56:39 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029915&source=RSS Strike ends State System, APSCUF reach tentative agreement A strike by faculty members at Pennsylvania's 14 state universities is over. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029915&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029916&source=RSS Dow edges lower as GE results outweigh Microsoft's record U. S. stocks edged lower on Friday after the latest batch of corporate earnings raised concerns about whether the pace of economic activity was justifying equity valuations, although major indexes were off their lows of the day, on track to break a two-week decline. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029916&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029917&source=RSS Trump plans weekend appearance in Gettysburg Donald Trump is bringing his battle for Pennsylvania to Gettysburg. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:50:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029917&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029918&source=RSS Off the Clock After hours, out and about, and other noteworthy sightings See what businesses and nonprofits have been doing to improve communities around Central Pennsylvania. Featured organizations include DeSouza Brown Inc. , the Downtown Mechanicsburg Partnership and the Junior League of Lancaster. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029918&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/SUPPLEMENT/161029919&source=RSS Giving Guide 2016 Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/SUPPLEMENT/161029919&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029920&source=RSS Strike update No talks planned as day three winds down As the strike by faculty members at all 14 state-owned universities consumed a third day on Friday, the president of Millersville University's teachers' union said no single thing has professors on the picket lines. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029920&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/FACEFORWARD13/161029921&source=RSS It's still Reed's vision we're just living in it The complaints could have been raised by college students anywhere There's nothing for young people to do. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/FACEFORWARD13/161029921&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029923&source=RSS Lancaster startup crafts software for insurance brokers A Lancaster-based software company has created a tool that pulls up group health plan quotes for insurance brokers to provide to businesses. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029923&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029924&source=RSS How much did Central Pa. give so far to 2016 presidential campaigns? Who have been the top recipients of campaign donations in Central Pennsylvania during the 2016 election season? Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029924&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029925&source=RSS Our View Don't let laws, regulations write themselves Cars and trucks may eventually drive on their own. Laws and regulations, however, need a human touch. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029925&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029926&source=RSS Flagger Force president helping to keep girls safe in Kenya In the tiny remote village of Okela, Kenya, high school girls walk two to three miles to school. The trek can be dangerous, sometimes deadly. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029926&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029927&source=RSS From corn to the Caribbean Investors move from farmland to luxury vacation rentals Tangible assets. Stable investment opportunities. A diverse portfolio that can weather dips in the stock market. These are the main reasons that a group of Central Pa. investors started pooling money together in 2012. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029927&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029929&source=RSS Nation Obamacare architect blames this Republican for insurers bowing out Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, one of the architects of the Affordable Care Act, joined the FOX Business Network&#8217s Maria Bartiromo to discuss the law, which he does not view as a failure despite its problems. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029929&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029931&source=RSS Business PNC Bank to close 8 central Pa. branches PNC Bank which has more than 2,600 banks is closing 87 branches by the end of the year including eight in the midstate. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029931&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029932&source=RSS World Bombardier to cut another 7,500 jobs through 2018, most in rail Canadian plane and train maker Bombardier Inc will shed jobs for the second time this year, cutting about 7,500 positions over two years in a continued push to turn around its rail division. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161021/CPBJ01/161029932&source=RSS