CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:06:15 EST Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:06:15 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/PRINT/170229859&source=RSS CPBJ-022417 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 09:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/PRINT/170229859&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229861&source=RSS Hillary Clinton to speak at St. Patrick's Day Dinner in Scranton When she arrives, 214 days will have passed since she last set foot in the Electric City. But on Friday, March 17, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton returns to Scranton. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229861&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229862&source=RSS Sweet Shenanigan's Cupcakery opens in Intercourse Sweet Shenanigan&#8217s Cupcakery has opened a bakery in Intercourse, taking a small retail shop on the east end of town. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229862&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229863&source=RSS 11 major retail chains are drowning in debt and flirting with bankruptcy, report says Many have struggled with growing debt loads and falling revenues amid the rise of online shopping. And many are now candidates for bankruptcy as a result. What follows here is a list of 11 major chains with particularly uncertain futures. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229863&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229864&source=RSS Susquehanna Township board changing zoning to allow growing of medical marijuana Following the state's legalization of medical marijuana, Susquehanna Township was approached by someone interested in leasing space in which to grow it. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229864&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229865&source=RSS Report Pa. courts collected 462.1 million in 2016 Pennsylvania courts collected more than 462. 1 million in fees, fines, costs and restitution last year, including a record 103 million paid online through the PAePay program. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229865&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229866&source=RSS Yesterday's top story Whitaker Center names new president and CEO Harrisburg's Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts has named a former president of the Buffalo Sabres NHL hockey team as its new president and CEO. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229866&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229867&source=RSS Swiss rail again in focus as Harsco records losses for Q4, 2016 overall Harsco Corp. on Friday released its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2016 and the year overall, revealing losses for both periods, and issues related to a European rail maintenance contract were cited as a key factor. Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229867&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CLASSIFIED/170229887&source=RSS Classifieds 021417 Page 1 Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CLASSIFIED/170229887&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229868&source=RSS Buck names executive team at Hershey As she prepares to take the top spot at The Hershey Co. , Michele Buck has gathered an executive team charged with helping her boost growth and innovation at the candy maker. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229868&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229869&source=RSS Leaving your job? Leave no 401k balance behind Some of us work to better our community, others work to build or create something of value, and others choose to work for a sense of accomplishment. Almost all of us work in order to make money, save that money, and one day retire on the income we'd saved for just that purpose. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229869&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229870&source=RSS The Whiteboard A recipe for effective strategic planning In my last column I explained the importance of balancing operating management and strategic management, the management of today and of the future, the Yin and Yang. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229870&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229871&source=RSS Developers reveal plans for Innovation District in York Joe Wagman is well-known in Central Pennsylvania as a veteran leader in the construction industry. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229871&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229875&source=RSS Triple Crown Corp. makes big plans in Harrisburg region &#8220Functionally obsolete&#8221 is far from a positive term It's often used to describe deficient products that can no longer perform their original functions. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229875&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229876&source=RSS New CEO hopes to maintain community roots at Bank of Bird-in-Hand Building a bank from the ground up is no walk in the park in the best of circumstances. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170224/CPBJ01/170229876&source=RSS