CPBJ - Daily News http://www.cpbj.com/section/daily Daily News News en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:52:31 EST Fri, 01 Aug 2014 01:52:31 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739919&source=RSS Lebanon County tourism committee looking for input The transition team for the new Lebanon County tourism promotion agency is looking for help to shape the new board. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:05:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739919&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739932&source=RSS SARAA awards nearly 800,000 in new contracts traffic down in June The Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority awarded four contracts this week totaling 796,330. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:16:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739932&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739939&source=RSS Unilife ups investment in capital improvements by 16 million Ahead of announcing its fourth-quarter earnings in August, York County-based Unilife Corp. said it has spent more than expected in capital expenditures in the last few months, but for good reason. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739939&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739934&source=RSS Labor Unemployment claims tick up Initial unemployment insurance claims ticked up slightly last week, according to the U. S. Department of Labor. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739934&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739938&source=RSS PPL earnings down, announces electric utility plan to build transmission line As PPL Corp. reported lower overall earnings for the second quarter, its electric utilities company announced plans to construct a major power transmission line costing between 4 billion and 6 billion that would foster more natural-gas-powered generation plants. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739938&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739940&source=RSS Sinclair Broadcast Group closing Allbritton deal on Friday Maryland-based Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. said it will close its 985 million acquisition of Allbritton Communications on Friday. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:21:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739940&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739945&source=RSS Dentsply, Exelon, NiSource announce second-quarter earnings Dentsply International Inc. reported steady growth in the second quarter, despite slow markets in North America and Europe. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:35:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140731/CPBJ01/140739945&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739961&source=RSS Have a business-related legal question? Ask Michael Miller during our live chat The Business Journal will hold an &#8220Ask the Lawyer&#8221 live chat at 1 p. m. Aug. 7. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739961&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739975&source=RSS Franklin Financial strong UGI solid PREIT struggles Three companies with midstate ties announced quarterly earnings. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739975&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739976&source=RSS Senate passes Highway Trust Fund extension Toomey amendment rejected The U. S. Senate passed a short-term extension of the federal Highway Trust Fund Tuesday, clearing the way for an agreement to keep the fund solvent. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:18:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739976&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739978&source=RSS Harrisburg KPMG office names new managing partner International accounting firm KPMG LLP has named Cathy Pomanti as the new managing partner of its Harrisburg office. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:56:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739978&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739984&source=RSS Hershey post office building part of mixed-use development plans A Cumberland County commercial real estate agent and developer and a Dauphin County custom home builder have mixed-use development plans for a 5-acre parcel along West Chocolate Avenue in Derry Township that was owned by the Hershey Trust Co. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739984&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739986&source=RSS Water Street Health Services New dentistry model will help victims of abuse Water Street Health Services is joining several partners to study a new model of dentistry that treats people who suffer from traumatic triggers, which impact dental health. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140730/CPBJ01/140739986&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140729/CPBJ01/140729747&source=RSS Report Central Pa. added 8,000 nonfarm jobs since June 2013 Nonfarm employment grew by 8,000 seasonally adjusted jobs in the midstate over the last year, according to the latest jobs data from the state Department of Labor and Industry. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140729/CPBJ01/140729747&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140729/CPBJ01/140729748&source=RSS Farm Bill could be implemented by the fall After prolonged negotiations and compromise in Washington, D. C. , the 2013 Farm Bill passed &#8212 in 2014. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140729/CPBJ01/140729748&source=RSS