CPBJ - Morning Roundup http://www.cpbj.com/section/roundup Morning Roundup News en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:00:59 EST Sun, 23 Apr 2017 04:00:59 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429955&source=RSS Lawmakers introduce bill to consolidate state health, human services agencies Lawmakers are paving a legislative path for four existing state agencies to become one &#8211 a goal that Gov. Tom Wolf outlined in his budget proposal for the fiscal year that starts in July. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:12:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429955&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429956&source=RSS Dortmund soccer team bus attacker hoped to profit from club's share slump In what seems like a plot from a James Bond movie, police arrested a man on suspicion he attacked the bus of German soccer team Borussia Dortmund GmbH last week as part of a scheme to profit from a slump in the club's share price. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429956&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429957&source=RSS Weis Market in Fogelsville becomes grocery chain's first LEED certified store Weis Market in Fogelsville was honored Thursday as the Sunbury-based grocery chain's first store to be awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, or LEED, certification. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429957&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429958&source=RSS Attorney U.S. must pay Chambersburg family 42 million after local doctor causes birth injury A federal judge on Thursday handed down a nearly 42 million verdict against the federal government for a Chambersburg child who suffered a forceps injury at birth in 2012 that resulted in severe brain damage, according to a news release from Kline Specter, PC, the office of the family's attorney. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429958&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429959&source=RSS Residents angry over decision to close Giant in Lancaster city 'Let's fight them tooth and nail' The planned closing of the Giant grocery store in Lancaster city brought around 80 residents out to a community meeting Wednesday night to air complaints about the grocery retailer's decision and strategize ways to keep the neighborhood from losing its grocery store. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429959&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429961&source=RSS Yesterday's top story Shapiro License plate scam raises PennDOT questions Investigation into a New York City-based crime ring accused of massive fraud using Pennsylvania license plates has put the state's transportation department in the spotlight. Fri, 21 Apr 2017 07:12:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429961&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429975&source=RSS York ministry, coffee shop teaming up to open ice cream shop A downtown York business and a faith-based ministry are planning to launch a neighborhood ice cream shop that will provide job training and life skills to employees. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170421/CPBJ01/170429975&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429995&source=RSS PPL Center in Allentown lands another major sports event The national sports spotlight will once again shine on downtown Allentown and the Greater Lehigh Valley when the PPL Center hosts the 2018 and 2019 NCAA Division 1 Men's Ice Hockey Regionals. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429996&source=RSS U.S. House banking chairman unveils Dodd-Frank replacement The head of the U. S. House of Representatives' banking panel has unveiled the Republicans' most ambitious plan so far to loosen financial regulations, a 600-page bill to replace the Dodd-Frank financial reform law. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:13:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429997&source=RSS Law change could boost little-used state crowdfunding laws Startups across the country could soon get a boost thanks to changes in federal rules that will make it easier for them to find local investors. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429997&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429998&source=RSS Coming home Alcoa to move headquarters from New York to Pittsburgh The aluminum giant that was founded in Pittsburgh nearly 130 years ago and based in the city for decades will shutter its New York headquarters and move its offices to Pittsburgh by September in an effort to save 5 million, Alcoa announced Wednesday . Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429999&source=RSS Yesterday's top story Restaurant planned for former Carlisle factory site The owner of Marcello's Ristorante Pizzeria hopes to open a second eatery - this one a little more upscale - in the footprint of Carlisle's manufacturing past. Thu, 20 Apr 2017 07:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170429999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170419779&source=RSS Shapiro License plate scam raises PennDOT questions Investigation into a New York City-based crime ring accused of massive fraud using Pennsylvania license plates has put the state's transportation department in the spotlight. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170419779&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170419780&source=RSS Wind, hail dent Donegal Q1 earnings A series of severe storms knocked down Donegal Group Inc. 's earnings by nearly 57 percent in the first three months of 2017, the company announced Wednesday. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 15:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170420/CPBJ01/170419780&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170419/CPBJ01/170419794&source=RSS Aura Espresso Room opens in downtown Lancaster with European-style coffee drinks Aura Espresso Room has opened in downtown Lancaster with a variety of European-style coffee drinks offered in a small lounge and from a sidewalk takeout window. Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170419/CPBJ01/170419794&source=RSS