CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:20:47 EST Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:20:47 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENTNIA/140739967&source=RSS Giving Guide Featuring Nonprofit Innovation Awards 2014 Central Pennsylvania&#8217s nonprofits don&#8217t sit around waiting for funds to fall into their pockets. Quite the contrary, they&#8217re actively fundraising, networking and getting the community involved in their causes. See how 10 organizations are doing this, and how we can reach out to show our support. Also featured in this publication. . . Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENTNIA/140739967&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENTHEALTHCARE/140739968&source=RSS Healthcare Symposium 2014 On Friday, July 25th three hundred health care professionals from the region joined together at the 2014 Healthcare Symposium held at the Sheraton Harrisburg-Hershey. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENTHEALTHCARE/140739968&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENTHEALTHCARE/140739969&source=RSS 2014 Health Care Report Click the image to the left to page through the 2014 Health Care Report. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENTHEALTHCARE/140739969&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENT40U40/140739970&source=RSS 2014 Forty Under 40 Winners 11-20 Winners are listed alphabetically. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENT40U40/140739970&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENT40U40/140739971&source=RSS 2014 Forty Under 40 Winners- 1-10 Winners are listed alphabetically. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/EVENT40U40/140739971&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739975&source=RSS Franklin Financial strong UGI solid PREIT struggles Three companies with midstate ties announced quarterly earnings. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739975&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739976&source=RSS Senate passes Highway Trust Fund extension Toomey amendment rejected The U. S. Senate passed a short-term extension of the federal Highway Trust Fund Tuesday, clearing the way for an agreement to keep the fund solvent. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739976&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739978&source=RSS Harrisburg KPMG office names new managing partner International accounting firm KPMG LLP has named Cathy Pomanti as the new managing partner of its Harrisburg office. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/BLOGEXTRA/140739979&source=RSS Renting world Homeownership rates continue to fall What would you guess if someone asked you the homeownership rate among younger households &#8212 those 35 and younger? Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/BLOGEXTRA/140739979&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739980&source=RSS RealtyTrac Percentage of 'seriously underwater' mortgages continues to fall Nearly 9. 1 million U. S. homes, or 17. 2 percent of all homes with a mortgage, were &#8220seriously underwater&#8221 in the second quarter, according to the most recent data from California-based real estate data firm RealtyTrac Inc. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739980&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/HEALTHCARE/140739981&source=RSS How the ACA boosted revenue for two hospitals Both LifePoint and UHS are raising their annual earnings projections on the strength of their Q2 numbers. According to LifePoint CEO Leif Murphy, the Tennessee-based chain's quarterly revenue per equivalent admission rose 2. 5 percent thanks to an increasing number of insured patients and higher payment rates from contracted insurers. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:23:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/HEALTHCARE/140739981&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/HEALTHCARE/140739982&source=RSS A health trade-off that's here to stay Lower cost, limited choice Traditionally, there were a few ways that health insurers could keep premiums low for individual health plans. They could select people with no prior health problems, to limit the chances of getting stuck with big hospital bills. They could pare back the services and products they offered to avoid ones that could be expensive, like maternity care. . . Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/HEALTHCARE/140739982&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/HEALTHCARE/140739983&source=RSS California health insurance rates rise up to 88 in '14 Health care insurance premiums for individuals in California rose between 22 percent and 88 percent in 2014 from last year, even after the federal health care overhaul, the state&#8217s insurance commissioner said. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/HEALTHCARE/140739983&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739984&source=RSS Hershey post office building part of mixed-use development plans A Cumberland County commercial real estate agent and developer and a Dauphin County custom home builder have mixed-use development plans for a 5-acre parcel along West Chocolate Avenue in Derry Township that was owned by the Hershey Trust Co. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739984&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739987&source=RSS Business Putin jeopardizes Russian firms' access to 600 billion Escalating European Union and U. S. sanctions jeopardize access to funding for Russian companies, threatening to cut them off from international capital markets that have provided at least 600 billion in debt and equity financing since the country emerged from its 1998 default. 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