Business Journal Daily

Mar 17, 2023

City of Harrisburg frees itself of decades-long debt

Harrisburg is debt free in 2023, the city making a final payment this week on a decades-long debt that totaled more than $125 million.

Feb 8, 2023

Heart of Harrisburg serves as home to Fetterman’s new office

U.S. Senator John Fetterman announced Wednesday the opening of his regional office in Harrisburg. 

Feb 6, 2023

Lehigh state rep brings background in business and labor to new role

Ryan Mackenzie (R-Lehigh), already versed in the ways and means of the Pennsylvania House Labor and Industry Committee as vice chairman, has been appointed to serve as chairman.

Feb 6, 2023

Proving recession proof, The Hershey Company enjoys sweet earnings

The year 2022 was an historically sweet one for The Hershey Company. 

Feb 2, 2023

Area businesses receive loans to spur business, create and retain jobs

Businesses in Adams, Lancaster, and York counties are receiving new low-interest loans through the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA). 

Jan 12, 2023

Pa. Senate passes bill to stop gas tax increase

Addressing transportation costs facing Pennsylvania drivers, the Senate of Pennsylvania passed legislation Wednesday aimed at stopping the automatic gas tax increase. 

Jan 4, 2023

Hopewell Manufacturing, Inc. receives more than $350,000 in new funding

Franklin County’s Hopewell Manufacturing, Inc. has been approved for a 10-year, $354,742 loan to purchase machinery and equipment to expand production at its facility in Waynesboro Borough.

Sep 26, 2022

New ER entrance opens at LGH

Lancaster General Hospital’s new public emergency department entrance will open at 4 a.m. Sept. 29. 

Jul 19, 2022

Pennsylvania housing prices continue to increase

Prices may be falling slightly at the pump, but there’s been no relief in housing prices. 

May 9, 2022

Bitcoin tumbles more than 50% below its all-time high as crypto plunges again

The world's most valuable cryptocurrency was down 5% Monday after plunging again over the weekend. 

May 6, 2022

PPL reports first quarter earnings after last year’s first quarter losses

Allentown-based PPL Corp. today announced first-quarter earnings after posting a loss in the first quarter of 2021. 

May 5, 2022

Dow plunges 1,000 points, wiping out Wednesday’s surge

US markets fell sharply Thursday, eviscerating all of the gains from Wednesday after the Federal Reserve's announcement of its plans to increase in its benchmark interest rate won over investors.