CPBJ - Morning Roundup http://www.cpbj.com/section/roundup Morning Roundup News en-us Copyright 2018 Central Penn Business Journal Sun, 25 Feb 2018 00:49:36 EST Sun, 25 Feb 2018 00:49:36 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229935&source=RSS Lancaster Parking Authority board chairman stepping down The longtime chairman of the Lancaster Parking Authority board announced his resignation Thursday, a year before his term would end. Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229935&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229936&source=RSS General Mills to buy Blue Buffalo pet food for 8 billion General Mills Inc. agreed to buy Blue Buffalo Pet Products Inc. for about 8 billion, adding the maker of natural dog and cat food to a portfolio that includes Haagen-Dazs ice cream and Cheerios cereal. Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180223/CPBJ01/180229936&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229943&source=RSS Visit Lebanon Valley has new president After a two-month search, Visit Lebanon Valley has found a new leader. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 14:33:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229943&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229949&source=RSS Mini-casino license awarded in Cumberland County A second mini-casino is in the works for Central Pennsylvania. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 11:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229949&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229952&source=RSS Applebee's closed 99 locations last year #8212 and it's about to close dozens more Applebee's and IHOP are planning to close up to 120 restaurants between the two chains this year, as the brands try to correct some major missteps. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229952&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229954&source=RSS Pa. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale might challenge U.S. Rep. Scott Perry Eugene DePasquale, the state auditor general and former state representative for York, is considering running against U. S. Rep. Scott Perry. Thu, 22 Feb 2018 08:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229954&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229955&source=RSS Lancaster County waste authority CEO to retire Jim Warner, CEO of Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority, is retiring at the end of the year after nearly 25 years in the role. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229955&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229995&source=RSS Feds outline new rules on short-term insurance New rules proposed by the federal government could open up consumer options for short-term health insurance plans. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180222/CPBJ01/180229995&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229960&source=RSS Delaware firm relocates to Carlisle Dianne Denison wanted to put her business in an industrial-rich area with easy access to big cities in the Northeast. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229960&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229964&source=RSS George's B-Street Subs in Hanover up for sale by owner The owners of a popular Hanover borough sandwich shop have put the restaurant and its location on the market. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229964&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229973&source=RSS Urged on by Trump, GOP to fight Pennsylvania's district map Encouraged by President Donald Trump, Republicans vowed Tuesday to fight Pennsylvania's new court-imposed map of congressional districts as dozens of candidates assessed their chances under newly formed districts and the odds that a federal court could block them. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229973&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229974&source=RSS Amazon to create another 125 tech jobs in Pittsburgh Amazon has announced plans to create another 125 technology jobs in Pittsburgh, more than doubling its current tech workforce in the city. Wed, 21 Feb 2018 08:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180221/CPBJ01/180229974&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229987&source=RSS Highmark exec joins Hershey Medical Center board In its first move since announcing a 1 billion partnership with the insurance carrier, Penn State Health appointed an executive of Highmark to the board of the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229987&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229989&source=RSS State to auction off 30 expired liquor licenses The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is planning to auction off a new batch of expired restaurant liquor licenses, its fifth auction in a process that began in 2016. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:36:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229989&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229998&source=RSS Jim Warner, who transformed waste authority into national model, built community projects, to retire James D. Warner, who transformed the county's waste authority into a national model, expanded its renewable energy footprint and insisted on building quality-of-life projects in the communities it impacts, is stepping down at the end of the year. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20180220/CPBJ01/180229998&source=RSS