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Downtown Middletown project enters homestretch

Downtown Middletown project enters homestretch

Gov. Corbett: $2 million Army Heritage Center Foundation grant will spur economic growth

Gov. Corbett: $2 million Army Heritage Center Foundation grant will spur economic growth

See photos from our Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies event

See photos from our Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies event

Business Journal Daily News

LVC, DCED to partner on municipal official training

The Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development and Lebanon Valley College's Office of Graduate & Professional Studies will partner to train municipal officials in the workings of the local government. Read More »»

Low-fare airlines help slow passenger declines at HIA

Summer passenger numbers declined by more than 2 percent at Harrisburg International Airport in Middletown, but officials say low-fare airlines offer growth potential for the future. Read More »»

Lebanon County wins appeal over dietary workers union at Cedar Haven

A Commonwealth Court ruling handed down Tuesday upheld Lebanon County's 2012 decision to privatize the dietary department at Cedar Haven, the county-owned nursing home. Read More »»

Downtown Middletown project enters homestretch

The final phase of a $1.6 million downtown infrastructure project in Middletown kicked off today. Read More »»

Demuth Museum, Lancaster Museum of Art to merge

The Demuth Museum and Lancaster Museum of Art are joining forces. Read More »»

Ship U completes $65 million second phase of student-housing project

Shippensburg University Student Services Inc. and Campus Apartments are finished with the $65 million second phase of a project to upgrade the university's on-campus residences. Read More »»

HHS: Pa. Obamacare marketplace may add insurer in 2015

Preliminary data shows that 15 insurance issuers may participate in Pennsylvania's Obamacare marketplace in 2015, up from 14 in 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced today. Read More »»

Gov. Corbett: $2 million Army Heritage Center Foundation grant will spur economic growth

Gov. Tom Corbett will announce a $2 million Economic Growth Initiative grant tomorrow for the Army Heritage Center Foundation in Cumberland County. Read More »»

United Way of Pennsylvania names Kristen Rotz president

After a six-month search, United Way of Pennsylvania today announced it has named Kristen Rotz its next president, effective Oct. 6. Read More »»

F.N.B. completes acquisition of Maryland's OBA Bank

Another midstate bank merger has been completed, as F.N.B. Corp. announced it has finished the merger with OBA Financial Services Inc. of Maryland. Read More »»

See photos from our Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies event

Check out photos of some of the winners -- as well as some of the sponsors -- of Monday's event. Read More »»

Richards Energy Group reorganizes management structure

Rapho Township-based Richards Energy Group announced management changes this morning that include the promotion of Pete Richards to company president. Read More »»

Market monitor raises concerns on PPL, Riverstone merger

The independent market monitor for PJM Interconnection, the regional transmission organization whose service area includes Pennsylvania and 12 other states, plus the District of Columbia, said the proposed spin off of PPL Corp.'s electric generation business would reduce competition. Read More »»

Verizon tops local network performance again

Verizon continues to be the top-performing wireless phone network in both Harrisburg and Lancaster, according to signal strength report company RootMetrics. Read More »»

Hampden Township awards contract for traffic signal in business district

Hampden Township officials hope a traffic signal at the intersection of St. John's Church and Industrial Park roads will better regulate commercial traffic through the area. Read More »»

Purchasing power: Many midstate households had more in 2009

Median household income has dropped across much of the midstate since 2009, according to Business Journal analysis of the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey for 2009 and 2013. Read More »»

PPL land transferred to conservancy now part of state park system

Land transferred from PPL Holtwood to the Lancaster County Conservancy is now part of the state park system. Read More »»

CEO Andrew Samuel leaving Susquehanna Bancshares

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. has named a new president and CEO for Susquehanna Bank and announced that Andrew Samuel, the current holder of the position, will leave the company to relocate for personal and family reasons. Read More »»

York County Solid Waste Authority steady in 2015, warns of future increases

The York County Solid Waste Authority is not raising the fee charged to haulers and others who drop trash off at the facility, but the executive director warned that could change in coming years. Read More »»

Don't be left off the list

The survey is out for our annual nonprofit wish list, one of our most popular lists each year. Twenty-five organizations will appear in the paper, while everyone who submits information will appear on our website. Read More »»


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Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies 2014

Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies 2014
You’ve heard of hot rods, hotshots, hot commodities, hot spots, hot trends, hot gossip and even hot wings. But have you seen our hot list? And by hot list, we mean our 2014 Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies. Simply put, these businesses are smart, quick and focused, and they’re blazing their way through Central Pennsylvania, growing faster and stronger than the competition.

Construction & Real Estate Report - Fall 2014

Construction & Real Estate Report - Fall 2014

Lancaster County Business Report 2014

Lancaster County Business Report 2014
From the addition of an archery academy, a new laser tag facility and the expansions of Trop Gun Shop and The Volleyball Corner to the recent announcement that next year’s U.S. Women’s Open golf championship will be held in the area, Lancaster County’s business community has been experiencing many victories. Find out how these sports and leisure activities are playing out for the local economy.

United Way of the Capital Region 2014

United Way of the Capital Region 2014
Now more than ever, our community counts on United Way of the Capital Region (UWCR) and its safety net of services. From food pantries to life-sustaining medications, UWCR supports more than 80 programs and services that are needed to keep Central Pennsylvania strong. Learn more about this positive force in our region and how you can help.

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