CPBJ - Daily News http://www.cpbj.com/section/daily Daily News News en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:42:17 EST Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:42:17 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919785&source=RSS CMS ACOs saved Medicare 372M Accountable Care Organizations have improved patient care and saved Medicare 372 million, the Centers for Medicare Medicaid Services said today. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:31:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919785&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919786&source=RSS Hand and Stone's Susquehanna Township franchise first of five midstate locations Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa, a New Jersey-based chain with more than 160 locations in the U. S. and Canada, has opened its first Central Pennsylvania franchise in the Shoppes at Susquehanna Marketplace in Susquehanna Township. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:54:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919786&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919787&source=RSS Colonial Park Mall owner Glimcher Realty to be acquired for 4.3B Glimcher Realty Trust, which owns the Colonial Park Mall in Lower Paxton Township, announced it will be bought by Washington Prime Group Inc. for 4. 3 billion in stock and cash. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:37:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919787&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919788&source=RSS Capital BlueCross to open retail location in Cumberland County Capital BlueCross opened its first retail health and wellness store in the Lehigh Valley in 2012, and today it announced plans to open its second in Cumberland County in spring 2015. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:26:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919788&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919789&source=RSS Harrisburg, PinnacleHealth, PHFA partnering on homeownership incentives To boost homeownership in Harrisburg, the city and PinnacleHealth System will announce two housing incentive programs this afternoon. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919789&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919790&source=RSS Chicken farm gets 509,000 tax-free loan through YCIDA A Lancaster County couple will receive a 509,000 tax-free loan from the York County Industrial Development Authority as part of a 1. 51 million project to build an organic-certified chicken farm near Brogue, York County. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919790&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919800&source=RSS State grant for connector road to boost businesses, new Marriott, in Shippensburg The Shippensburg University Foundation will receive a 590,626 state grant to complete a connector road that officials say will improve access to local businesses and ease traffic congestion. Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:29:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140916/CPBJ01/140919800&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919814&source=RSS Separate PUC rulings impact UGI, Columbia Gas, PPL The state Public Utility Commission approved three separate items that have effects on companies that do business in Central Pennsylvania. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:48:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919814&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919815&source=RSS CPA firm Wagner Associates Inc. is aligning with Wildeman and Obrock The Lower Paxton Township CPA firm Wagner Associates Inc. has decided to align with Wildeman and Obrock. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919815&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919816&source=RSS Corbett administration's Healthy PA program under review for 48M price tag Auditor General Eugene DePasquale has sent a letter to Gov. Tom Corbett requesting details on the 48 million spent by the commonwealth to prepare for Healthy PA, the administration's Medicaid expansion alternative plan. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919816&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919837&source=RSS Glatfelter to acquire German electrical paper maker for 11M York County paper maker Glatfelter has acquired a maker of electrical papers based in Germany for about 11 million. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919837&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919838&source=RSS Study More nonprofits are adopting good governance practices Nonprofits are increasingly adopting good governance practices recommended by the IRS, according to a new Urban Institute study. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919838&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919841&source=RSS Dauphin County home sales up for sixth month in a row in August Dauphin County home sales were up for the sixth month in a row in August &#8212 and seven months out of eight this year &#8212 while Cumberland County posted its second straight decline, according to the latest figures from the Greater Harrisburg Association of Realtors. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919841&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919849&source=RSS Fitch affirms Pa's 2.3 billion unemployment bonds at AA outlook stable Fitch Ratings affirmed the AA long-term rating on the Pennsylvania Economic Development Financing Authority's unemployment compensation revenue bonds series 2012A, 2012B, and 2012C. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140915/CPBJ01/140919849&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/140919874&source=RSS Lebanon County names tourism board The Lebanon County Board of Commissioners has approved an initial board of directors for the new Lebanon County tourism promotion agency. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20140912/CPBJ01/140919874&source=RSS