CPBJ - Daily News http://www.cpbj.com/section/daily Daily News News en-us Copyright 2016 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 13 Feb 2016 10:12:19 EST Sat, 13 Feb 2016 10:12:19 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219878&source=RSS Beers Hoffman acquires interior design firm in New Cumberland Lititz-based Beers Hoffman Ltd. Architects has acquired Diversified Design, an interior design firm based in New Cumberland, in an effort to control the final narrative on projects. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:11:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219878&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219885&source=RSS Westfield Insurance sells Manheim Township building to Benecon for 7.2M An entity owned by Samuel Lombardo, CEO and chairman of Manheim Township-based Benecon and ConnectCare3, paid 7. 2 million for the Westfield Insurance building on Oregon Road, according to Lancaster County property records. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:28:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219885&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219886&source=RSS Hospital Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania plans move to downtown Harrisburg After selling its headquarters in Swatara Township, the Hospital Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania plans to move to downtown Harrisburg by mid-summer. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:23:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219886&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219889&source=RSS Plans move forward for business center in downtown Lancaster Yesterday, Lancaster City Alliance announced it is moving later this year to a new location &#8212 the same address where the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce Industry is moving. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:57:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219889&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219892&source=RSS Midstate Foreign Trade Zone expands to include Lebanon, Perry counties The benefits offered the region as part of an Expedited Foreign Trade Zone have been extended to businesses in five additional Pennsylvania counties, including Lebanon and Perry in the midstate. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:40:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219892&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219903&source=RSS #ICYMI 5 most-read stories of Thursday, Feb. 11 Banking and the economy dominated our headlines yesterday. But readers also must be thinking about warmer weather. Our top story looked at the recent move by an association focused on hiking in Pennsylvania. Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219903&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219918&source=RSS Harty Brewing opens taproom in Charter's Walden community Michael Harty and Lauren Ishaq used to ride their bikes onto Walden Way for breakfast and lunch at Sophia's at Walden. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 16:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219918&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219930&source=RSS Low vacancy rates risk causing bubble in midstate rents and home prices Low vacancy rates are generally better than high rates in a real estate market. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160212/CPBJ01/160219930&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219923&source=RSS F.N.B. to keep Metro headquarters in addition to downtown Harrisburg base F. N. B. Corp. will occupy both the former Metro Bank headquarters in Swatara Township and its existing regional hub in downtown Harrisburg when it closes this week on a 474 million deal to acquire Metro. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:51:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219923&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219924&source=RSS York's former Lafayette Club becoming a 'hospitality hub' Students in York College's growing hospitality management program are getting a new home where they can learn all aspects of commercial food production management. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219924&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219928&source=RSS Harrisburg-area home sales grew by double-digits in January For weeks, Harrisburg-area real estate professionals have been bragging about heavy January sales activity. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219928&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219929&source=RSS Giving peace a chance in the classroom John Hunter doesn't have to imagine peace. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219929&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219931&source=RSS Proposed state budget calls for aid to expand agribusiness workforce Gov. Tom Wolf's latest budget &#8212 if passed &#8212 proposes to benefit agribusiness through increased funding for agencies focused on creating jobs and expanding training programs. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:06:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219931&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219933&source=RSS Economist expects growth to continue despite volatile market Although volatility in the financial markets has raised concerns about another U. S. recession, Wells Fargo's global economist doesn't see a downturn in his forecast. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219933&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219945&source=RSS P.H. Glatfelter on winning side in anti-dumping ruling The U. S. International Trade Commission has ruled in favor of York-based P. H. Glatfelter Co. and other firms that claimed China was among several countries dumping copy and printer paper products onto the American market. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20160211/CPBJ01/160219945&source=RSS