CPBJ - Daily News http://www.cpbj.com/section/daily Daily News News en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Sat, 30 May 2015 12:30:07 EST Sat, 30 May 2015 12:30:07 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529731&source=RSS Local insurers help sponsor two days of free dental care in Harrisburg Hundreds of volunteers have transformed a section of the Pennsylvania Farm Show into a clinic offering free dental care, part of an effort to address what sponsors say is a critical need among the working poor. Fri, 29 May 2015 14:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529731&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529736&source=RSS Susquehanna closes Maryland branch, not merger-related Lititz-based Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. continues its streamlining ahead of its merger with BBT Corp. , as it closed a Maryland branch of Susquehanna Bank this month. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529736&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529748&source=RSS Legislators, Pennsylvania chamber members talk natural gas State House Majority Leader Mike Turzai D-Allegheny helped lead a discussion at Shady Maple Smorgasboard in Lancaster County this morning about the state of the Marcellus Shale industry and the impact Gov. Tom Wolf's proposals -- including a severance tax -- could have on businesses. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529748&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529760&source=RSS Armstrong World asbestos trust sells 86M in stock The Armstrong World Industries Inc. Asbestos Personal Injury Settlement Trust sold off more than 86 million in Armstrong Wold Industries Inc. stock Thursday, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529760&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529763&source=RSS HHS initiative establishes new model to help prevent heart disease Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell announced a broad initiative Thursday aimed at preventing one million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:41:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529763&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529764&source=RSS Lebanon commissioners form group to protect Fort Indiantown Gap Following a trend in many military communities, Lebanon County is forming a Local Defense Group to counter any base realignment and closure program activity targeting Fort Indiantown Gap. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150529/CPBJ01/150529764&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529777&source=RSS HP relocating East Pennsboro Township office California-based Hewlett-Packard Co. , which already has operations in East Pennsboro Township, is relocating its local workforce of 500 to 600 people to a new office building on the Camp Hill Bypass, the company confirmed today. Thu, 28 May 2015 17:00:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529777&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529790&source=RSS Grammy winner John Legend, local award winners highlight Lancaster chamber dinner Although weather issues grounded his plane and made him late for his speaking engagement, singer, songwriter and actor John Legend received an enthusiastic welcome at the 143rd annual dinner of the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce Industry on Wednesday night. Thu, 28 May 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529790&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529783&source=RSS Sen. Casey seeks federal help to prevent bird flu in Lancaster County U. S. Sen. Bob Casey D-Pa. called for the Senate to provide &#8220appropriate&#8221 funding for bird flu diagnosis and prevention Thursday, citing risk to Lancaster County's booming egg-laying hen industry among the reasons for his concern. Thu, 28 May 2015 15:13:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529783&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529785&source=RSS Midstate businesses get nearly 1M in Small Business Advantage Grants Gov. Tom Wolf today announced that more than 30 businesses in the midstate will soon install energy-efficient or pollution-prevention projects with new state grant funds. Thu, 28 May 2015 13:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529785&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529787&source=RSS Apartment conversions continue in downtown Harrisburg A redevelopment trend is slowly but surely progressing in downtown Harrisburg &#8212 converting smaller vacant office spaces to residential use. Thu, 28 May 2015 11:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529787&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529788&source=RSS Apio expansion receives LERTA approval, could add 250 jobs Guadalupe, Calif. -based Apio Inc. officials described plans Wednesday for an expansion of the company's Penn Township plant that could add 250 jobs as the company sought tax incentive approvals from the county commissioners and the South Western School Board. Thu, 28 May 2015 10:44:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529788&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529795&source=RSS Lancaster County businesses American Axle Manufacturing, Forever 21 to close Axle maker American Axle Manufacturing and fashion retailer Forever 21 are both shuttering Lancaster County operations in July. Thu, 28 May 2015 09:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150528/CPBJ01/150529795&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150527/CPBJ01/150529815&source=RSS Hamilton Health Center agrees to 270K settlement of federal False Claims Act matter Hamilton Health Center Inc. of Harrisburg has agreed to pay 270,000 to settle allegations made under the federal False Claims Act. Wed, 27 May 2015 15:08:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150527/CPBJ01/150529815&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150527/CPBJ01/150529820&source=RSS U.S. News ranks PinnacleHealth among best for common procedures Harrisburg-based PinnacleHealth said Wednesday that it has been rated by U. S. News World Report as one of the top hospitals in the country for five common surgical procedures and conditions. Wed, 27 May 2015 11:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150527/CPBJ01/150529820&source=RSS