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PNC, Hershey Co. get perfect scores on gay rights

By November 20, 2014 08:23 AM

Eleven Pennsylvania-based companies, including The Hershey Co. and PNC, earned perfect scores in the 2015 “Corporate Equality Index,”... CONTINUE READING

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'Consolidation' might be the word for some shale companies

By November 20, 2014 08:22 AM

The for-sale sign WPX Energy Inc. recently put on its Marcellus shale wells and land could signal more moves among natural gas producers struggling with low prices, observers say. CONTINUE READING

Revel buyer backing out of deal, report says

By November 20, 2014 08:19 AM

Brookfield US Holdings, the Canadian asset management firm that successfully bid $110 million for the shuttered Revel Atlantic City, is now backing out of the deal, according to a Wednesday evening report by The Press of Atlantic City. CONTINUE READING

County development agency offering nonprofits free use of Santander Stadium

By November 19, 2014 08:30 AM

The York County Industrial Development Authority, which owns the stadium, will award one nonprofit use of Santander Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 15. A second group will get use of the stadium's White Rose Hall on a date to be determined. CONTINUE READING


Senate rejection of Keystone XL measure sets up 2015 showdown

By November 19, 2014 08:28 AM

Keystone XL pipeline backers came up one vote short in the Senate and vowed to try again in January, when they expect to have enough support to send a bill to President Barack Obama. CONTINUE READING

Harrisburg Treasurer responds to questions raised about residency, business taxes

By November 19, 2014 08:27 AM

Harrisburg's new city treasurer confirmed he has been a city resident since last year by providing a utility bill, his driver's license and proof of voter registration, city officials said. CONTINUE READING

Conewago officials set to sign on airport property

By November 19, 2014 08:27 AM

Conewago Township officials plan to finalize the purchase of a nearly 100-acre property the township hopes to transform into a community park on Dec. 16. CONTINUE READING

Shopper promotions increasing for Small Business Saturday

By November 19, 2014 08:26 AM

On Small Business Saturday, Lancaster County small shop owners are offering an array of promotional goodies to tempt customers into their doors. CONTINUE READING

Norfolk Southern boosts Pa. rail network with $217M acquisition

By November 19, 2014 08:23 AM

Virginia-based Norfolk Southern Corp., which has growing intermodal freight operations in Central Pennsylvania, has announced a $217 million acquisition of nearly 283 miles of rail line between Sunbury and Schenectady, N.Y. CONTINUE READING

Local restaurant owner acquires liquor license for Allison's Bar location

By November 19, 2014 08:22 AM

Alcoholic beverages may be coming to the Royal Square section of downtown York, at a location with a storied history and a violent end. CONTINUE READING

Halliburton-Baker Hughes deal could start merger movement

By November 19, 2014 08:20 AM

Halliburton Co.’s deal for Baker Hughes Inc. may be just the start of big energy takeovers as oil prices slump. CONTINUE READING

Financial planning gets a dose of virtual reality

By November 19, 2014 08:19 AM

Welcome to "StockCity," a virtual-reality landscape dotted with skyscrapers representing the stocks in a person's investment portfolio. A Web version is being released Wednesday at , but StockCity ultimately is meant to be viewed on the Oculus Rift, a virtual-reality headset that still hasn't been released on the mass market. CONTINUE READING

Do sad desks lead to sad employees?

By November 18, 2014 08:14 AM

One desk was stashed in a forbidding storage closet. One was crammed into a corner. Another was curiously isolated in a large, spooky warehouse and surrounded by skids stacked with boxes. CONTINUE READING

Olympics considers vetting lobbyists of bidding cities

By November 18, 2014 08:13 AM

Olympic officials are considering vetting lobbyists employed by cities bidding to host the games. CONTINUE READING

Cybersecurity expert puts focus on training people, not developing technology

By November 18, 2014 08:12 AM

Speaking to hundreds of information technology professionals, security expert Reg Harnish did not once mention “malware.” Nor did he delve headlong into the complexities of firewall protections. Not one of his eight pieces of advice had anything to do with technology. CONTINUE READING

Youngsters embrace technology that combines art, software in 3D printing

By November 18, 2014 08:11 AM

Joey Bennett likes computers, much like any typical 13-year-old, but he does more than play games. CONTINUE READING

Philadelphia will soon learn whether it gets a second casino

By November 18, 2014 08:10 AM

Gamblers from southeastern Pennsylvania and across the border into New Jersey already have their pick of four nearby casinos. CONTINUE READING

Yoga studio set to open in Annville

By November 18, 2014 08:08 AM

Lebanon Valley College alum Brittany Shearer will open Studio B Power Yoga at 21 E. Main St. on the second floor. CONTINUE READING

Latter half of 2005 hit on still-current discussions

By November 18, 2014 08:07 AM

The General Assembly's ill-fated pay raise was the topic of Business Journal editorials in July 2005. Local business response to Hurricane Katrina filled the pages in August. And stories on the historic Majestic Theater's $16 million renovations in Gettysburg were featured in November and December. CONTINUE READING

Owners of The Iron Horse Inn plan to close Strasburg restaurant Jan. 1

By November 18, 2014 08:06 AM

The owners of The Iron Horse Inn have put the Strasburg restaurant up for sale, saying they plan to close it Jan. 1 if they can’t find a buyer by then. CONTINUE READING

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