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.

Sep 17, 2009

Less hostility good for business, marginal for unions

It can be difficult to bring businesses and unions to the same table
without at least one issue creating acrimony between the groups. But
that's been changing for the better of everyone, union heads and
company executives said.

Sep 17, 2009

Howard Hanna Real Estate Services adapts to succeed in recession

Even as the real estate market crashed in 2008, Howard Hanna Real
Estate Services Inc. sold 22 percent more houses than it did in 2007
when the market was not as troubled.

Sep 16, 2009

Wormleysburg riverfront revitalization begins tonight

The reconstruction of Wormleysburg's Edgewater District along
the Susquehanna River will begin tonight with a groundbreaking ceremony for a public plaza at the entrance to
the Walnut Street Bridge.

Sep 16, 2009

Ground breaks for Wal-Mart shopping center in York County

Dirt is moving on a long-awaited project in Newberry Township,
York County.

Sep 15, 2009

Lobar to build $23M military reserve center in Scranton

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $23 million
contract to Dillsburg, York County-based construction firm Lobar Inc. to build
an armed forces reserve center in Scranton.

Sep 11, 2009

Pa. Corrections Department to nab new offices in Cumberland County

A land deal expected to close this month in Hampden Township, Cumberland County, will help consolidate some state Corrections Department functions.

Sep 10, 2009

In brief: SBA, state officials to outline stimulus for business

David Dickson, director of the U.S. Small Business Administration's eastern Pennsylvania office, will speak to businesspeople Sept. 28 about how the federal economic stimulus package is being used in Pennsylvania and its opportunities for businesses.

Sep 10, 2009

In brief: Highway Equipment & Supply Co. opens in W. Earl Twp.

Swatara Township-based Highway Equipment & Supply Co. opened its second location in Lancaster County on June 8.