CPBJ - Government http://www.cpbj.com/section/government Government News Government en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:19:06 EST Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:19:06 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140423/CPBJ01/140429906&source=RSS PennDOT announces midstate construction plans for next 10 years PennDOT Secretary Barry J. Schoch and several state and local officials announced an Interstate 283 construction project today, among others planned to be completed over the next 10 years. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 11:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140423/CPBJ01/140429906&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140423/CPBJ01/140429920&source=RSS Unilife responds to 'malicious blogs' York County-based Unilife Corp. has issued a statement in response to what it characterizes as a series of malicious blogs containing false and misleading information published over recent months by short sellers on the Seeking Alpha website. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140423/CPBJ01/140429920&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140422/CPBJ01/140429937&source=RSS Lancaster County projects land PENNVEST funds Two Lancaster County projects are among the 13 awarded 41. 7 million in low-interest loans and grants from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, which is known as PENNVEST. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140422/CPBJ01/140429937&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140422/CPBJ01/140429947&source=RSS Orrstown Bank relieved of stricter state enforcement Fed order still stands Orrstown Financial Services Inc. on Monday announced the termination of the formal agreement of regulatory action it made with the Pennsylvania Department of Banking &#8212 now Department of Banking and Securities &#8212 in March 2012. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:46:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140422/CPBJ01/140429947&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429974&source=RSS Keystone Restorations president charged in murder-for-hire plot The owner of Keystone Restorations Builders Inc. in Manchester Township is accused of hiring someone to commit murder. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429974&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429976&source=RSS PPL wants to change how it sets pricing for default customers An electricity provider in the midstate is asking the state Public Utility Commission to change how the provider sets prices for those who do not shop around for a power supplier. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429976&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429981&source=RSS Brazilian machinery manufacturer to build factory in Franklin County A Brazilian machinery manufacturer plans to construct a new factory in Franklin County and hire 73 new workers. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429981&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429991&source=RSS Farms in Lancaster, Cumberland counties preserved The state Agricultural Land Preservation Board added several farms recently in Lancaster and Cumberland counties to its farmland preservation program. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140421/CPBJ01/140429991&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/304179995&source=RSS Central Pa. businesses sweat potential National Guard cuts When Kevin Zearfoss bought Moose's LZ Bar Grill in Lebanon County in 2005, the prime location served as a huge part of his businesses plan. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/304179995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/140419721&source=RSS Newsmakers Lobbying Business featured this week Triad Strategies Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/140419721&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/304179997&source=RSS Bills rekindle discussions about minimum-wage increases Linda Grove bought her first Subway franchise in York in 1991. She eventually owned four restaurants in the city and neighboring West York. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140418/CPBJ01/304179997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419752&source=RSS Pa. general fund revenues below budget for first quarter A state Independent Fiscal Office report shows general fund collections are off in the first quarter of 2014. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419752&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419753&source=RSS Susquehanna basin water quality focus of analysis The state Department of Environmental Protection will keep up its analysis of water quality, water flow, sediment, pesticides, hormones, invertebrates, fish tissue and more in the Susquehanna River basin in 2014. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419753&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419766&source=RSS Dickinson Township residents file court appeal to stop warehouse plan A group of residents who oppose the Goodman Birtcher warehouse project in Dickinson Township filed a land-use appeal Wednesday in the state Supreme Court. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:27:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419766&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419776&source=RSS Ruling cuts Pa. tobacco losses by two-thirds A judge has overruled an arbitration panel's decision reducing a cut in Pennsylvania's tobacco settlement receipts by two-thirds. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140417/CPBJ01/140419776&source=RSS