Hospitality & Retail

Sally Crowe of Shaffer’s Health Center restocks a display of CBD oil products for sale in the Allentown Farmers market shop. PHOTO/STACY WESCOE

CBD oil is hot. But will it burn out?

Cannabidiol Oil – or CBD oil as it is commonly called – is hot right now. People are buying it, selling it and investing in it. CBD oil is made from oil in the seeds of hemp plants – whose cultivation was legalized under the 2018 federal farm bill, making the development of CBD-based products easier ...

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Yorktowne shortfall could cost Hilton franchise, report says

The York County Industrial Development Authority could potentially lose its franchise agreement with Tapestry by Hilton for its renovation of the Yorktowne Hotel if the authority has to scale back its plans due to budget shortfalls, the York Dispatch reported on Tuesday. The estimated cost of the Yorktowne renovation was originally $20 million but has ...

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Former Bon-Ton, Borders face wrecking ball

The Lower Allen Township Development Authority has conditionally awarded a demolition contract to a Steelton-based contractor to tear down the former Bon-Ton and Borders stores on Gettysburg Road. The plan is to redevelop the site with a hotel and retail tenants.

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