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C&G Savings Bank and Cresson Community Bank finalize merger; renamed PennCrest Bank

Altoona, PA – C&G Savings Bank, headquartered in Altoona, Pennsylvania, recently merged with Cresson Community Bank, headquartered in Cresson, Pennsylvania, to form the newly named PennCrest Bank. More...

Ice luminaries project receives $50k Knight Cities Challenge grant

STATE COLLEGE, PA – Knight Cities Challenge recently awarded a $50,000 grant to fund an ice luminaries project in the State College area. The Centre Foundation will be partnering with The Make Space to create the ice sculptures. More...

Clearly Ahead Development attends Site Selectors Guild

DUBOIS , PA – Clearly Ahead Development recently attended the Site Selectors Guild in Nashville, Tennessee. More...

New LEED alternative compliance path encourages timber use in construction

On April 5, the U.S. More...

News

The “new normal” in Pa. building construction

A Q&A with Jim Brown, the new president of the Pennsylvania Builders Association

The construction industry has been on the tail end of the economic recovery, however, analysts predict 2016 will be a strong year for the industry. More...

Meeting the rules and requirements of healthcare construction

As the recession began to wind down and more patients came into the healthcare market as a result of the Affordable Care Act, hospitals and health systems began to focus on population health by moving care delivery to the most appropriate and lowest- More...

Thousands of Pennsylvania nursing home workers to receive higher minimum wage

Eight nursing home facilities within the Pennsylvania Business Central readership have agreed to pay their workers a better wage. More...

Community

Clearfield County brings new investors, certifications to Pennsylvania

In 2000, Rob Swales, CEO of Clearly Ahead Development, started his career with the Clearfield County Economic Development Corporation with the help of the Clearfield County government. More...

People

Urish Popeck & Co appoint new partner

State College, PA - Urish Popeck & Co., LLC recently appointed Kevin M. McGarry, CPA as partner with the regional accounting and consulting firm. The appointment was effective Jan. 1, 2016. More...

Stephen C. Gildea as CEO of Tyrone Regional Health Network

TYRON E, PA - The board of directors at Tyrone Regional Health Network has announced the resignation of CEO Stephen C. Gildea. Gildea served as chief executive officer at Tyrone Hospital, now known as Tyrone Regional Health Network since 2009. More...

Feature article, TV commercial honored with 2016 Cuppie Awards

WILLI AMS PORT ORT, PA - Thomas Speicher, writer/video editor for Pennsylvania College of Technology, took home two Silver Cuppie Awards recently in a competition sponsored by the College and University Public Relations and Associated Professionals. More...

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