CPBJ - en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:24:58 EST Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:24:58 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310319993&source=RSS On the Move Businesses featured this week Capital Blue Cross, Corporate Facilities Inc. , DHL Express USA, Honor Healthcare Group LLC, Syntonic Technology Inc. , Transcore, Trinity Packaging Inc. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310319993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310319997&source=RSS Donating space to nonprofits a good business model for some midstate companies At any one of Integrity Bank's eight branches on a given weekend, the parking lots are being used for car washes or chicken barbecues held to benefit local cheerleaders, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts or volunteer firefighters. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310319997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310309997&source=RSS Carlisle factory revamp could cost millions, redesign northwest part of town The former LearIAC plant in Carlisle is not your typical brownfield redevelopment project. At least not in Cumberland County. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310309997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310309998&source=RSS Hilton Harrisburg, Crowne Plaza owners investing big With more than 600 combined guest rooms and an annual event list that attracts the who's who in business and politics, they are centerpieces in downtown Harrisburg. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310309998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310309999&source=RSS Lancaster's CRIZ picture slowly develops with potential projects Eleven months after Lancaster landed a City Revitalization and Improvement Zone designation, the program's local landscape hasn't changed much. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141031/CPBJ01/310309999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141030/CPBJ01/141039979&source=RSS Johnson Controls, Hersha do well NiSource falters Johnson Controls Inc. and Hersha Hospitality Trust reported positive earnings results for the previous quarter, while NiSource Inc. said it had a bad quarter. All have ties to the midstate. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141030/CPBJ01/141039979&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141030/REALESTATE/141029649&source=RSS Walkscore goes real estate #8211 a walkability win One of my favorite Web services has been Seattle-based Walkscore. com. My clients glommed onto it immediately when it first launched in 2007. I know, hard to remember back that far. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141030/REALESTATE/141029649&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/310239999&source=RSS LG Health, FM enter fourth phase of Northwest Gateway project For years, work on the Northwest Gateway project in Lancaster had been mostly out of the public eye. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/310239999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141029/CPBJ01/141029768&source=RSS Underwater mortgages in the midstate Cumberland County lowest at 3 percent Central Pennsylvania continues to fare better than the rest of the country for the number of seriously underwater residential mortgages, or properties where the combined loan amount is at least 25 percent higher than the estimated market value. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141029/CPBJ01/141029768&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/310239995&source=RSS West Shore market boosting startup eateries Chef Pippa Calland has cooked in New York, Italy and Southern California. She knows how the restaurant industry eats up young entrepreneurs. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/310239995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141028/CPBJ01/141029735&source=RSS Hampden Township commissioners to hold public hearing on Trindle Road rezoning Hampden Township commissioners will host a public hearing Wednesday night on proposed rezoning of about 25 acres along Trindle Road near the Camp Hill border. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141028/CPBJ01/141029735&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141027/CPBJ01/141029763&source=RSS FM Trust to consolidate branches in Franklin, Fulton counties Chamberburg-based FM Trust, the bank subsidiary of Franklin Financial Services Corp. , announced Monday it will consolidate some of its bank branches in January. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141027/CPBJ01/141029763&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141027/CPBJ01/141029767&source=RSS Midstate building permits down 21 percent through September Residential construction remains sluggish in Central Pennsylvania compared to last year. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141027/CPBJ01/141029767&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029798&source=RSS Newsmakers Real Estate Business featured this week Landmark Commercial Realty Inc. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09:19:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029798&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029820&source=RSS In brief Midstate housing market 'better off' compared to 2012 Four of the five midstate counties covered by the Business Journal were viewed as having a housing market that was &#8220better off&#8221 today compared to two years ago, according to the latest scorecard report from California-based RealtyTrac Inc. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141024/CPBJ01/141029820&source=RSS