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House flipping: It's down in Pa., but still lucrative

By Jason Scott
November 24, 2014 12:08 PM

House flipping in Pennsylvania was down 32 percent in the third quarter compared to last year, but the average gross return on investments was up, according to California-based RealtyTrac Inc. CONTINUE READING

Starting a brewery may take more legal legwork than it seems

By Jason Scott
November 20, 2014 03:30 PM

Patrick Freer Jr. knew from the first batch of homebrew. His dream was realized in January with the opening of Snitz Creek Brewery in Lebanon. CONTINUE READING

DenTech rehabbing Four Seasons Produce building in East Cocalico as new headquarters

By John Hilton
November 24, 2014 08:27 AM

DenTech Inc. is in the midst of a major renovation of the former Four Seasons Produce building at 1975 N. Reading Road in East Cocalico Township. CONTINUE READING


Newsmakers: Construction

By November 21, 2014 02:48 PM

Businesses featured this week: Eastern PCM LLC, High Concrete Group LLC CONTINUE READING

On the Move

By November 21, 2014 12:30 PM

Businesses featured this week: Amy's Nail Salon & Spa, Deacon Industrial Supply Co., DVB Financial LLC, Gray Water Ops Properties LLC, Integrative Counseling Services PC, Jory Properties II LP, Lancaster Pickle Co., Lindt & Sprüngli (USA) Inc., Micron Inspection and Calibration Service, Moses Family Jerky, Reynolds Consulting Engineers,... CONTINUE READING

Four game-changing technology trends facing construction companies today

By Dawn Kirchner-KingNovember 20, 2014 03:30 PM

As the economy battles its way out of a recessionary period, the construction industry continues to compete for growth. The goal to be better, stronger and faster relative to the competition is driving initiatives to improve operating efficiencies, do more with less and reduce costs. CONTINUE READING

Country Meadows breaks ground on Lehigh Valley facility

By Brian Pedersen, Lehigh Valley Business JournalNovember 20, 2014 02:29 PM

Derry Township-based Country Meadows Retirement Communities broke ground Wednesday on its fourth Lehigh Valley facility. CONTINUE READING

Atlantic Sunrise pipeline company names new VP in charge of Marcellus

By John Hilton
November 20, 2014 08:26 AM

An energy infrastructure company that owns a natural-gas pipeline in the midstate and has plans to build at least one more named two senior vice presidents this week. CONTINUE READING

CPBJ30: 1999, shadowed by Y2K, brought deals with bigger lasting effect here

By Heather Stauffer
November 13, 2014 04:30 PM

The looming threat of Y2K was a regular theme in 1999, as businesses that had made computers central to their enterprises prepared for the possibility of worldwide malfunction. CONTINUE READING

Newsmakers: Construction

By November 14, 2014 04:07 PM

Businesses featured this week: Benchmark Construction Co. Inc., RLS Construction Group CONTINUE READING

In brief: Warfel building $8.6M addition at Mifflin County retirement community

By Jason Scott
November 14, 2014 12:08 PM

East Hempfield Township-based Warfel Construction Co. was recently awarded an $8.6 million expansion project for Valley View Retirement Community in Mifflin County. CONTINUE READING

In brief: Reynolds working on $46M school project in Armstrong County

By Jason Scott
November 14, 2014 11:58 AM

Harrisburg-based Reynolds Enterprises Inc. is providing construction management services on Armstrong Junior-Senior High School in Armstrong County. CONTINUE READING

Real Services expects year-end completion of $1.7M oral surgery office

By Jason Scott
November 14, 2014 11:31 AM

York-based Real Services Inc. is wrapping up a $1.7 million office project in Swatara Township for Conestoga Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Ltd. CONTINUE READING

South Middleton officials say Summerbridge solar-powered development nearly ready to go

By John Hilton
November 14, 2014 08:39 AM

With final land development approval in hand, EarthNet Energy is working out the final details associated with its solar-powered Summerbridge development in South Middleton Township, Cumberland County. CONTINUE READING

Editorial: It's our 30th anniversary. Thank you.

By November 13, 2014 04:30 PM

“How did it get so late so soon?” —Dr. Seuss CONTINUE READING