CPBJ - Morning Roundup http://www.cpbj.com/section/roundup Morning Roundup News en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 26 May 2017 19:11:53 EST Fri, 26 May 2017 19:11:53 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529880&source=RSS Pennsylvania Turnpike expects 2M vehicles over holiday Officials anticipate more than 2 million vehicles will use the Pennsylvania Turnpike during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Fri, 26 May 2017 08:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529880&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529881&source=RSS Trump blasts 'very bad' German carmakers over U.S. sales German carmakers found themselves at the receiving end of renewed attacks by President Donald Trump, who reportedly chided them for selling too many vehicles in the U. S. , contributing to a lopsided German trade surplus that&#8217s hurting the U. S. economy. Fri, 26 May 2017 08:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529881&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529882&source=RSS Merger of prisons, parole agencies hits opposition in House Governor Tom Wolf's bid to merge the Department of Corrections and the Board of Probation and Parole is hitting another wall of resistance. Fri, 26 May 2017 07:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529882&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529883&source=RSS Non-profit Safe Harbour in Carlisle names new president, CEO The board of directors for Safe Harbour, Inc. has selected Scott K. Shewell as the next president and CEO of Safe Harbour, effective August 1. Fri, 26 May 2017 07:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529883&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529884&source=RSS Could legislative support be TMI's salvation? Exelon Generation officials say they may look to state lawmakers for solutions to keep the financially struggling Three Mile Island nuclear plant afloat, but such a move already has opposition. Fri, 26 May 2017 07:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529884&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529885&source=RSS Yesterday's top story Senate Plaza implosion slated for Saturday morning The long-awaited implosion of the vacant six-story Senate Plaza office building off Erford Road is scheduled for Saturday morning, according to East Pennsboro Township, where the building is located. Fri, 26 May 2017 07:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529885&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529887&source=RSS Audit intensifies call to cut fees at school employees' pension fund Few people are going to debate it over Memorial Day burgers this weekend, but the state of Pennsylvania's public school employees' retirement fund matters - and people should pay attention, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said during a news conference Thursday. Thu, 25 May 2017 16:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170526/CPBJ01/170529887&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529921&source=RSS Nearly 19,000 in Missouri could be stranded after insurer pulls out of Obamacare Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City is the latest insurer to announce it is withdrawing from Obamacare next year, citing big losses and uncertainty. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529921&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529922&source=RSS Apple partners with community colleges to teach coding The company announced Wednesday the rollout of a year-long app development curriculum at six community colleges, including Harrisburg Area Community College. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529922&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529923&source=RSS City Council criticizes Giant's handling of East End supermarket closure Giant Food Stores&#8217 handling of the closure of its supermarket on the east side of Lancaster isn&#8217t winning the company any fans in city government. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529923&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529924&source=RSS Former transportation manager convicted of stealing 153K in one-dollar bills still on CAT pension list More than two decades ago, Capital Area Transit's then-manager of transportation stole 153,000 from the authority - mainly in the form of one-dollar bills. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529924&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529925&source=RSS List Kinsley, by far, is midstate's largest general contractor Kinsley Construction Inc. remains the midstate's largest general contractor by a wide margin, according to a new national list compiled by trade publication Engineering News-Record, or ENR. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529925&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529926&source=RSS Yorktowne now to reopen in phases extending into 2019 York's refurbished Yorktowne Hotel will reopen in stages, starting in late 2018 and continuing through the first quarter of 2019. Thu, 25 May 2017 08:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529926&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529927&source=RSS Yesterday's top story Senate Plaza implosion slated for Saturday morning The long-awaited implosion of the vacant six-story Senate Plaza office building off Erford Road is scheduled for Saturday morning, according to East Pennsboro Township, where the building is located. Thu, 25 May 2017 07:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170525/CPBJ01/170529927&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170524/CPBJ01/170529941&source=RSS The fate of Three Mile Island could be decided this week Here's how The fate of Three Mile Island could be decided this week as the iconic nuclear power plant competes for a share of the region's electric market. Wed, 24 May 2017 08:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20170524/CPBJ01/170529941&source=RSS