Feb 28, 2020

No end in sight for industrial warehouse growth

The Central Penn Business Journal hosted an industrial warehousing discussion recently with several members of the development and construction business community. Included in the roundtable were Charlie Courtney, Jim Snyder, and Seth Hughes.

Feb 21, 2020

Charles S. Merris Jr. named 2020 engineer of the year

Charles S. Merris Jr., P.E. has been selected by the Central Pennsylvania Engineers Week Council to receive the 2020 Engineer of the Year Award.

Feb 21, 2020

CPBJ’s Construction Activity Index for Q1

Construction companies in Central Pennsylvania ended 2019 with high hopes for 2020, but optimism has since dropped.

Feb 20, 2020

Investors buy Crayola’s sales and marketing operations building for $5.2M

Two holding companies from New York bought the facility for Crayola’s sales and marketing operations in Easton for $5.2 million, plus a property in Lancaster.

Jan 28, 2020

York Traditions Bank to move into Lancaster

York Traditions Bank announced plans this week to open a full-service branch location in Lancaster County with an expected opening date in the fall of 2020.

Jan 27, 2020

Staffing service opens in Mechanicsburg

A national staffing service has opened an office in Cumberland County.

Jan 27, 2020

Homeowner’s insurance app, Openly, goes live in PA

A new home insurance app called Openly designed to enhance the offerings of independent insurers to homeowners is now live in Pennsylvania, company executives told the Central Penn Business Journal.

Jan 24, 2020

In Lebanon, a new concept in housing for the handicapped

 A Lebanon County retirement community designed a new proof of concept apartment as it looks to ease its rapidly growing waiting list for handicap accessible living.

Jan 17, 2020

UGI purchases land for training complex

Groundbreaking on the training center is expected to begin in the spring. It will be used to provide training for UGI personnel within its 45-county service area.

Jan 10, 2020

A conversation with: Vern McKissick III

We sat down with Vern McKissick III of McKissick Associates to talk about the latest Rose Rent Lofts project in Chambersburg, his educational facilities expertise, being a LEED accredited professional.

Sep 16, 2019

Members 1st finalizes plans for new headquarters

Members 1st Federal Credit Union closed a deal Friday afternoon for a piece of land in Hampden Township that will house its new headquarters.

Sep 10, 2019

Lancaster County event-planning business changes name

Lancaster County-based Alegre Concierge Services has announced that is has changed its name to Alegre Events, along with adding two new employees. The event-planning business operating out of Penn Township is not changing its scope or focus, company officials said, but is renaming to better reflect their offerings that include consulting, corporate and non-profit event […]