CPBJ - Daily News http://www.cpbj.com/section/daily Daily News News en-us Copyright 2017 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:43:01 EST Sat, 21 Oct 2017 15:43:01 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029983&source=RSS Business swap, part two Ralph Vartan gets a taste of being Merlot Mike, credit union VP Three days after watching Mike Wilson tour construction sites with tenants, run staff meetings on future developments and call press conferences to extend daily restaurant operations in Midtown Harrisburg, developer Ralph Vartan got to experience what it's like living in his friend's shoes &#8212 literally. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 13:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029983&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171019763&source=RSS Manufacturing panel to address issues at HACC Adams County may be best-known for the Gettysburg battlefield, but manufacturing is the sector where the highest number of its residents work, its economic leaders say. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171019763&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029992&source=RSS Upper Allen OKs first phase of Oakwood Hills development The first phase of a large mixed-use project near Messiah College in Upper Allen Township has been approved for construction. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 09:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029992&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029993&source=RSS Donegal Mutual Insurance CEO taking leave of absence Donald Nikolaus, the CEO of Donegal Mutual Insurance, is on a medical leave of absence, the Lancaster County-based company said Thursday. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 08:47:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029993&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029999&source=RSS Chamber unveils Amazon designs, not financial incentives We now know what an Amazon. com campus in Dauphin County could look like, but details on what it might cost to bring such a facility here are still a secret. Fri, 20 Oct 2017 07:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171029999&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171019768&source=RSS Developer's plan for high-end apartments wins preliminary OK from Springettsbury officials A plan by a York-area developer to convert a church just east of York into a 12-unit apartment building has received the preliminary backing of Springettsbury Township officials. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171020/CPBJ01/171019768&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019765&source=RSS Wagner takes aim at severance tax during energy industry support rally State Sen. Scott Wagner thinks Pennsylvania's drillers are about ready to get the shaft. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019765&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019767&source=RSS Pa. to combine some corrections department, parole board functions Pennsylvania plans to combine certain functions of its Department of Corrections and its Board of Probation and Parole in an effort to eliminate bureaucratic redundancies, Gov. Tom Wolf's office announced Thursday. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 14:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019767&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019770&source=RSS Pa. House approves bill to license home inspectors The state House this week passed a bill that would require home inspectors to be licensed in the commonwealth. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019770&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019771&source=RSS Central Pa. banks lend record amounts through small business program Banks in Central Pennsylvania made fewer but larger loans through the U. S. Small Business Administration's signature lending program in the last fiscal year. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019771&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019772&source=RSS Presbyterian Senior Living opens 14.4M campus expansion project Dillsburg-based Presbyterian Senior Living on Wednesday opened Westminster Place at Ware Apartments, a 61-unit apartment building on its Ware Presbyterian Village community in Chester County. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 10:09:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019772&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019784&source=RSS Chamber Amazon bid has been submitted And now we wait. Thu, 19 Oct 2017 08:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171019/CPBJ01/171019784&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171018/CPBJ01/171019790&source=RSS UGI Utilities breaks ground on new headquarters in Lancaster County UGI Utilities has broken ground on its new corporate headquarters in northeastern Lancaster County, a project that will move about 150 jobs from its existing home in Muhlenberg Township. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171018/CPBJ01/171019790&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171018/CPBJ01/171019794&source=RSS Bank of Bird-in-Hand debuts plans for mobile branch Bank of Bird-in-Hand is working on a bank branch on wheels that could start rolling through Lancaster and Chester counties early next year. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:12:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171018/CPBJ01/171019794&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171018/CPBJ01/171019797&source=RSS Pa. House committee passes shale tax A proposed severance tax on natural-gas drilling in Pennsylvania cleared the House Finance Committee today on a 16-9 vote, setting up a possible floor vote next week. Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20171018/CPBJ01/171019797&source=RSS