May 20, 2021

Western Pa. advisory firm expands into Philadelphia, Atlanta with new merger

JFS Wealth Advisors, a Mercer County-based wealth management firm with offices in Camp Hill and Lancaster, is set to acquire a competitor that will grow the company into the greater Philadelphia area and Georgia.

May 19, 2021

F&M Trust fills two regional leadership roles

Chambersburg-based F&M Trust recently filled two regional leadership roles.

May 17, 2021

Restaurants received nearly $72 million in relief funds over the weekend

Pennsylvania’s restaurants, bars and other businesses have already received nearly $112 million in pandemic relief through the state’s $145 million COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program (CHIRP.)

May 17, 2021

Business owners, take time to plan the future

The business owner needs to have a great relationship with two or more financial sources so they get to evaluate various options and aren’t limited to just one solution which may not be the best solution for their current situation.

May 12, 2021

Pennian Bank to open loan office in Camp Hill in June

Pennian Bank announced the opening of a new loan production office on the West Shore, at 2120 Market St. in Camp Hill.

May 11, 2021

Mid Penn underwrites public offering of 2.99 million shares of common stock

Mid Penn Bancorp Inc., the parent company of Mid Penn Bank, announced that it has completed its underwritten public offering of 2.99 million shares of common stock at a price of $25 per share, before underwriting discounts.

May 10, 2021

Centric Financial reports record earnings for first quarter

Centric Financial Corp., the parent company of Centric Bank, announced that net income for the quarter ending March 31, 2021, totaled $3.6 million, or $0.43 per basic and diluted share, a record high level of quarterly earnings.

May 7, 2021

Report: Business owners see ‘hope on the horizon,’ but a new guard is taking over

Buffeted by the pandemic economy, many businesses invested in e-commerce and other technology to meet customer needs. That’s one of the findings of the most recent quarterly Business Owner Outlook report from Wilmington Trust and M&T Bank. The national survey also showed that chaos brought by COVID-19 has caused some changing of the guard and early retirements.

May 5, 2021

Four mid-state businesses awarded PIDA loans for business expansion

Four businesses in Lancaster and York counties will receive low-interest loans through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA).

Shops reopening with new social distancing rules following Coronavirus closures. 'Open' sign in shop window on a bright sunny day.
May 5, 2021

Community First Fund gets $3M grant to help small business recovery

Wells Fargo has selected Lancaster-based Community First Fund to receive a $3 million grant as part of its Open for Business Fund, a nationwide small business recovery effort.

May 4, 2021

Traditions Bank forms holding company

Traditions Bank of York, which formerly went by the name York Traditions Bank, has completed its reorganization into a holding company structure.

Apr 30, 2021

Mid Penn Bankcorp announced record Q1 earnings of $9.3 million

Mid Penn Bancorp Inc., the parent company of Mid Penn Bank and MPB Financial Services LLC, reported a record level of earnings for the quarter ended March 31 of $9,312,000, or $1.11 per common share basic and $1.10 per share diluted.