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Aug 14, 2017

Homebuilders try to ramp up staff to satisfy buyer demand

Strong buyer demand has put a strain on the available supply of homes in Central Pennsylvania, which has fueled greater competition and driven up home prices but also catapulted homebuilding activity to new heights.

Aug 14, 2017

Glatfelter: Exercising skills, hard and soft

A half-mile paved macadam walking track encircles the York Township offices of Glatfelter Insurance Group, while treadmills and other on-site exercise facilities are easy to find inside the company's 120,000-square-foot headquarters.

Aug 14, 2017

At Cargas, a culture of shared capitalism

While Beatlemania rocked the world, a man landed on the moon and business boomed for the Big Three U.S. automakers, the early seeds of Cargas Systems' company culture took root in Chip Cargas' mind.

Aug 14, 2017

Contractors focus on HR growth, specialized approaches, geographic expansion

Many of Central Pennsylvania's biggest general contractors saw revenue rise in 2016, much as it has for the past few years as the economy regained its footing.

Aug 14, 2017

Stewart Group nearly nabs top spot

A longtime family-led company in York that operates in many of the industries represented on the Business Journal's annual Top 100/250 private companies list filed combined revenue figures for the first time and nearly topped this year's list.

Aug 14, 2017

Attention commuters: Lighting up could cost you

Harrisburg's main bus hub has been declared a no-smoking zone, with violators facing a $50 fine.

Aug 14, 2017

State, credit unions to partner on more financial reality fairs for former inmates

After a successful pilot in Harrisburg earlier this year, Pennsylvania credit unions and state agencies plan to partner on more events meant to teach finance skills to former inmates.

Aug 14, 2017

York County business owner Stan Brown called a “patriarch,” and a savvy businessman

A well-known York County businessman has died.

Aug 14, 2017

The future of buildings

The Central Penn Business Journal's annual Real Estate & Development Symposium was held Aug. 9 at the Hershey Lodge in Derry Township.

Aug 14, 2017

Top 100/250 2017: Stability in a tight labor market

Companies of all sizes are represented on the Business Journal's annual Top 100/250 private companies edition.

Aug 14, 2017

York marketing/public relations firm now reaching out to Harrisburg

A York-based advertising and marketing firm that has concentrated on clients in the York-to-Baltimore corridor is hoping to snag customers in the Harrisburg area, joining other agencies that have crossed county lines in Central Pennsylvania.

Aug 12, 2017

PinnacleHealth, UPMC move closer to union

A formal deal joining PinnacleHealth with the state's largest health system is expected to be finalized in early fall, officials said Friday.