Sep 25, 2009

Stadium bids sealed

Harrisburg is sealing bids on the publicly funded renovation of the city's baseball stadium, citing an arrangement designed to put the risk of cost overruns on the construction manager.

Sep 25, 2009

Lawsuit: State favored union contractors

A lawsuit filed in Commonwealth Court by a group of construction firms
and business organizations alleges that an agreement between the state
Department of General Services (DGS) and the Harrisburg-based
Pennsylvania State Builders and Contractors Trade Council sought to use
union-only work for construction of prisons.

Sep 25, 2009

Wolf to expand its territory south in four-phase process

The Wolf Organization Inc., which recently began doing business as Wolf, is rolling out a four-phase expansion plan.

Sep 25, 2009

In brief: Red Rose Transit to receive $2.5M for energy efficiency

The Red Rose Transit Authority has received $2.5 million in economic
stimulus money from the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) for energy
efficiency upgrades in the overhaul of its main facility in Lancaster.

Sep 25, 2009

In brief: CB Richard Ellis named to top technology list

CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. is recognized on the 2009 InformationWeek
500 list as one of the most innovative information technology users in
the U.S.

Sep 22, 2009

Vibra to partner on Ohio hospital

Cumberland County-based Vibra Healthcare is partnering with Ohio-based
Summa Health System of Akron to build a 60-bed acute-rehabilitation
hospital there, the company said today.

Sep 21, 2009

Update: Construction begins on Logos Academy building in York

Work began today on Logos Academy's new school building in downtown York that will consolidate all students under one roof.

Sep 21, 2009

House panel issues report to help business enterprises get contracts

The state House Select Committee on Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Inclusion issued a report that makes recommendations aimed at helping minority business enterprises (MBEs), women's business enterprises (WBEs) and disadvantaged business enterprises (DBEs) get state contracts.

Sep 18, 2009


Honors, designations and recognitions

Sep 18, 2009

Columbia to gain ‘Experience’

The sounds of machinery are once again echoing down Third Street in Columbia, and William Ashley said he thinks his great-grandfather would be pleased.

Sep 18, 2009

Miller’s Surplus Home Center chooses Cumberland County

Justin Miller was deliberate when he chose Cumberland County for the location of his family's fourth Pennsylvania store in the Miller's Surplus Home Center chain.

Sep 18, 2009

Recession inhibits opportunities for workers with disabilities

The recession has put pressure on all segments of the workforce, and
people with developmental disabilities have not escaped the
consequences of its effects, including layoffs and budget cuts.