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Are you ready for the Health Insurance changes in 2015?

Every person and business in this country is being affected by the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act (PPACA), and everyone should be prepared for some of the peculiar changes that are approaching.  Individuals have been mandated to have cov More...

Amfire deal will cut 412 jobs

LATROBE, PA (AP) — An $86 million deal in which Alpha Natural Resources will sell its Amfire Mining subsidiary to western Pennsylvania’s Rosebud Mining Co. will have another cost: 412 jobs.  More...

CAMBRIA COUNTY

Founded on March 26, 1804, from parts of Bedford, Huntingdon and Somerset counties, Cambria County boasted a population of 143,679 at the conclusions of the latest Census. More...

For the Record

FOR THE RECORD

NEW CORPORATIONS BEDFORD Deckside Landscaping andLawn ServiceLawn care, landscaping290 Mill Ridge Road, Everett BLAIR Top Nails 1 & Spa, Inc.Nail salon, spa126 E. Chestnut Ave., Altoona More...

Legals

Corporate fraud protectionA

look at small businesses and common fraud schemes

For those who own or manage a business and are getting ready to wrap up the year 2014, do yourself a favor and take a few additional precautions this year. More...

Keystone Energy Forum comes to Centre County

STATE COLLEGE, PA – About 80 people gathered at the Nittany Lion Inn on Friday, Nov. 14 for the first Keystone Energy Forum (KEF) held in Centre County. More...

News

Baby boomers grow fitness and rehabilitation industry

Long before health and fitness was promoted by celebrities such as Jane Fonda and Richard Simmons, “the godfather of fitness” hosted the first fitness television program in 1953 by way of the self-named Jack LaLanne Show. More...

Business Briefs

MVEDP board member election completed

PHILIPSBURG, PA - Officials of the Moshannon Valley Economic Development Partnership (MVEDP) announced recently that five candidates for seats on the partnership’s board of directors have been elected for three-year terms on the board. More...

Paris Companies and CEO honored by the 2014 Chase Smart 50 Program

DUBOIS, PA - Paris Companies and CEO, Dave Stern, were recently selected as members of the greater Pittsburgh area Smart 50 for 2014. More...

BB&T pushes into Mid-Atlantic with Susquehanna buy

NEW YORK (AP) — The commercial bank BB&T is buying Susquehanna Bancshares in a cash-and- stock deal worth about $2.5 billion. More...

People

J.C. Blair welcomes OB/GYN

HUNTINGDON, PA – J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital’s board of directors is pleased to announce the appointment of obstetrician/gynecologist Joseph Meyn, M.D., FACOG, to its medical staff. He will join Dr. Norman Navarro in J.C. More...

John Sider named as director of Second Stage Capital for Ben Franklin/CNP

HARRISBURG, PA - Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Central and Northern Pennsylvania has announced the appointment of John Sider as its Director of Second Stage Capital.  More...

OB/GYN joins Geisinger– Lewistown

LEWISTOWN, PA – Laura Silverstein, M.D., has joined the OB/GYN department at Geisinger–Lewistown.  Prior to joining Geisinger, Silverstein practiced with Valley Care Medical Foundation, a multi-specialty, community- based practice pr More...

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