2016-09-16

Northwest names Golding New York region president



BUFFALO, N.Y. – John J. Golding has been named president of Northwest Bank’s New York region. In his new role, Golding will be responsible for overseeing 36 offices in Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Erie, Monroe and Niagara counties. Golding comes to Northwest from First Niagara, where he most recently served as senior director of Small Business Banking. In that role, he developed […]

Second phase of Route 322 PMG project underway



State College, PA – Phase Two of the three-phase Potters Mills Gap project got underway recently in Centre County. This project will create a new local interchange on Route 322 at Sand Mountain Road, just west of “Seven Mountains”. Through late September, drivers will encounter eastbound and westbound lane closures at the Sand Mountain Road intersection. Drivers should expect to […]

Clearfield Bank & Trust Company announces name change



Clear field, PA – CBT Financial Corp. has announced the name change of its wholly owned subsidiary, Clearfield Bank & Trust Company to CBT Bank. The company hopes the new name signifies growth and prosperity while maintaining the same values and integrity upon which the Bank was founded in 1902. The Bank is not making any other significant changes and […]

Citizen’s Electric supports regional growth



Lewisburg , PA – Citizens’ Electric Company of Lewisburg, PA is investing $500 in Focus Central Pennsylvania (Focus) to support regional growth by promoting the region to attract new corporate investment. A check was presented by Citizens’ President and CEO Eric Winslow, CFO Gene Cree and VP of Engineering and Operations John Kelchner to Focus’s Executive Director Lauren Bryson at […]

Excela Health completes sale of former Jeannette Hospital property



JEANNETTE , PA – After nearly five years of aggressively marketing the Jefferson Avenue property on which the Jeannette District Memorial Hospital (JDMH) was built, Excela Health has completed the sale to a firm that shares the health system’s commitment to the health and well-being of the community. Craig Anlauf, president and CEO of the Palms Communities, a real estate […]

Chamber President Bob Layo announces retirement



Johnstown, PA – The Greater Johnstown/Cambria County Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Robert F. Layo has announced that he is retiring from the position, effective Oct. 31, 2016. Layo has had the position at the 106-year- old chamber since 1983. At the time, the Johnstown metropolitan statistical area led the country in unemployment at 26 percent and was still […]

Larson Design Group listed on Point of Beginning’s Top 100 Geospatial Companies



Williamsport, PA – Point of Beginning (POB) magazine, a national publication dedicated to the surveying and mapping industry, has listed Larson Design Group (LDG) among its top 100 companies for 2016. To be considered, companies answered a questionnaire about the services they provide and their revenues. Companies were listed alphabetically with stars indicating the revenue category the company falls into. […]

Physician assistant joins Geisinger Philipsburg



PHILIPSBURG, PA – Heather Burmeister, certified physician assistant, recently joined Geisinger Health System and will see patients at Geisinger Philipsburg. Board certified, Burmeister received her master of health sciences from Lock Haven University, in 2010. Prior to joining Geisinger, Burmeister provided care at Middlesex Hospital Primary Care, Madison, Conn. Burmeister is a member of the National Commission on Certification of […]

John F. Devine named VP of medical affairs of Evangelical Community Hospital



Lewisburg , PA – John F. Devine, DO, FACP, emergency medicine physician at Evangelical Community Hospital, has been named the Hospital’s vice president of medical affairs. Devine has been affiliated with Evangelical since 1987 when he began as a physician assistant in the emergency department. Devine received his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine Degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and […]

Vamos joins AmeriServ financial services



Johnstown, PA – AmeriServ Financial Trust and Financial Services Company announced today that Robert E. Vamos has joined the organization’s Financial Services Department as a Financial Services Consultant. Vamos has more than 25 years of experience in financial planning and most recently was a financial advisor with MetLife. Bob earned a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting from the University of Pittsburgh […]