CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:58:49 EST Tue, 28 Mar 2017 23:58:49 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329810&source=RSS Stock market gathers momentum Dow on track to halt 8-session skid U. S. stocks accelerated gains in late-afternoon trade Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average poised to snap an eight-day skid with gusto, as investors welcomed better-than-expected economic data. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329810&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329812&source=RSS Unilife senior VP leaving company for new firm A top official with York County's Unilife Corp. is leaving the firm for a position with another life-sciences company. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329812&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329814&source=RSS Denied School board opposes TIF for downtown Hershey project It's back to the drawing board for a Cumberland County developer after a school board voted against a tax incentive that would have supported construction of a public parking garage as part of a redevelopment project in downtown Hershey. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329814&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329815&source=RSS McClure one of 11 service businesses that Talen Energy might sell McClure Co. , a Susquehanna Township-based mechanical contractor, could be sold as parent company Talen Energy Corp. explores a sale of its energy services business. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329815&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329816&source=RSS York's RSDC buys former Cobblestone's building The former Cobblestone's building in downtown York has so much potential, and in a location that's really becoming an attractive area for development, real estate developer Dylan Bauer noted. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 11:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329816&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329817&source=RSS Man charged in deadly stabbing of former Harrisburg nonprofit arts director The Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, D. C. said they have made an arrest in the deadly stabbing of a former central Pa. artist last week. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329817&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329818&source=RSS World Uber to pull out of Denmark Uber will withdraw from Denmark in April because of new taxi laws that require drivers to have fare meters and seat sensors. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:50:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329818&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329820&source=RSS Nation After GOP health failure, next battle could shut down government Republican leaders are eager to avoid a government shutdown but the demise of their Obamacare repeal could leave some conservatives spoiling for a fight that raises the odds of a standoff. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329820&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329821&source=RSS Odd Elon Musk creates Neuralink brain electrode firm Tesla chief executive Elon Musk has launched Neuralink, a start-up which aims to develop technology that connects our brains to computers. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329821&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329822&source=RSS Business Dow at risk of longest losing streak since 1978 The last time the Dow fell nine days in a row, Jimmy Carter was in the White House. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329822&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329823&source=RSS Banking exec is York County's 'Business Achievement' winner A leader of the banking industry in York County for nearly a half-century is being honored with a top award from the county's economic organization. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329823&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329824&source=RSS Wolf pushing 1M van-pool program for commuters At a time when ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft are making headlines, Gov. Tom Wolf is putting the state's backing behind an older form of ride sharing van pools. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329824&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329825&source=RSS Lancaster tech firm to pitch insurance software in San Francisco A local software company is putting Lancaster on the map this week at an insurance technology conference in San Francisco. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329825&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329826&source=RSS You're 'destroying the Republican party' Trump to Pa. congressman Rep. Charlie Dent, a U. S. Congressman whose 15th district includes parts of Dauphin and Lebanon counties, said President Donald Trump angrily accused him of destroying the Republican party last week. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329826&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329827&source=RSS Court tosses Pennsylvania lawsuit over nursing home services A state court is dismissing the Pennsylvania attorney general's office lawsuit accusing a nursing home operator of failing to meet residents' most basic human needs in some homes. Tue, 28 Mar 2017 08:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170328/CPBJ01/170329827&source=RSS