CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 27 Oct 2016 04:53:34 EST Thu, 27 Oct 2016 04:53:34 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161027/INSIGHTS/161029860&source=RSS Cloud-computing for small businesses It's vital Computer systems are not about to get less important to businesses. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161027/INSIGHTS/161029860&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029821&source=RSS Stock market retreats as Apple sinks, crude oil loses ground U. S. stocks retreated Wednesday on the back of a sharp decline by shares of Apple, the largest U. S. company by market cap, and as a rebound by crude oil fizzled. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029821&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029827&source=RSS Mowery hires developer Derek Dilks as director of special projects Midstate real estate developer Derek Dilks, who recently dropped plans for a large redevelopment project in downtown York, has been hired as director of special projects by Silver Spring Township-based R. S. Mowery Sons Inc. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029827&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029828&source=RSS What are Pennsylvanians buying at wine and spirits stores? What's the Keystone State's most popular liquor? Favorite wine? The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board released that data and more today in its 2015-16 annual report and retail year in review. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029828&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029829&source=RSS World Women won't earn as much as men for 170 years, report says The global gap in earnings between men and women will not be closed for another 170 years if current trends continue, according to a new report from the World Economic Forum. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029829&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029830&source=RSS Business PNC launches new payment tool for commercial customers PNC Financial Services Group Inc. has launched a new payment tool that enables businesses to pay their customers directly into their bank accounts using only a mobile phone number or email address. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029830&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029832&source=RSS Nation Wall Street leaders too insulated, says watchdog for U.S. rescue fund Wall Street executives are too shielded from prosecution and should answer for misdeeds committed by underlings, the watchdog for a multibillion-dollar bailout said on Wednesday. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:13:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029832&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029833&source=RSS Odd Mercedes-Benz starts luxury pickups for adventurers, rich dads Mercedes-Benz is building pickups with nubuck-leather seats and oak trim, in a bet that double-cab trucks will reel in wealthy parents and sailboat owners the same way off-road SUVs did a few decades ago. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029833&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029834&source=RSS Outlets, refashioning open new horizons for thrift stores Hip-hop star Macklemore and Goodwill Keystone Area have something in common Both have drawn inspiration from a popular thrift store in Seattle. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029834&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029837&source=RSS Short-term casino fix clears Pa. Senate The state Senate on Tuesday passed an emergency bill that would give lawmakers six months to fix a provision in the state law governing taxation of casinos, while allowing slot revenue to continue flowing into local communities that host casinos. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029837&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029838&source=RSS Ex-Sandusky lawyer Karl Rominger gets federal prison time for tax evasion Former high-profile attorney Karl Rominger of Carlisle will now serve an additional 20 months in prison on federal tax evasion charges on top of the 5-and-a-half to 18 years he is serving for stealing more than 767,000 from clients. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:23:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029838&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029839&source=RSS Trial delayed for former Harrisburg Mayor Stephen Reed The trial of Harrisburg's former mayor, who is accused of stealing historic artifacts from the city, has been delayed. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029839&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029841&source=RSS Ban on non-compete agreements pushed The Obama administration Tuesday called on states to ban agreements prohibiting many workers from moving to their employers' rivals, saying it would lead to a more competitive labor market and faster wage growth. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029841&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029842&source=RSS Decision in McDonald's payroll card suit is upheld on appeal An appeals court has upheld a judge's decision that the owners of 16 McDonald's restaurants in Pennsylvania violated state law by paying hourly employees strictly with fee-laden debit cards. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 08:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029842&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029843&source=RSS Centric Bank CEO Patti Husic named to national banking board The Harrisburg area has a new local voice on the American Bankers Association's board of directors. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20161026/CPBJ01/161029843&source=RSS