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EXTON REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, Inc. Honors Dr. Alan Fegley and Detective James Ciliberto with Annual Awards

The Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County, Inc. celebrated its 45th anniversary with its Annual Night of Hope Gala at the American Helicopter Museum on Friday, November 2.

ERIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Customer Service Best Practices Webinar to be Held November 29

In today's hypercompetitive marketplace where information, products and services are only a click away, how do you set your business apart?

GEISINGER LIFE FLIGHT: Geisinger Appoints Jaewon Ryu, MD, as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer

Geisinger today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Jaewon Ryu, M.D., J.D., as interim president and chief executive officer of Geisinger, effective December 1, 2018.

DAUPHIN COUNTY: Dauphin County, Swatara Township, City of Harrisburg, Central Dauphin and Harrisburg School Districts fight court's ruling allowing Norfolk Southern Railroad to keep its intermodal yards tax exempt

Following a Commonwealth Court case from the Lehigh Valley in February of 2018 that determined railroad intermodal yards are exempt from the Public Utility Realty Tax (PURTA), Dauphin County and other taxing authorities that host Norfolk Southern Railroad (NFS) have filed a joint appeal in court to fight for $2.14 million that taxing authorities will lose annually as a result of this finding.

CUMBERLAND COUNTY: South Mountain Partnership Trail Workshop to be Held November 20

Learn how you can effectively work with landowners, municipalities, and others to build better bike and pedestrian trails that connect communities, enhance economic development, and improve quality of life.

Sears closing 4 more stores in Pennsylvania

Sears Holding Company will close 4 stores in Pennsylvania just after the new year.

State institution: These 4-year Pennsylvania schools attract the fewest in-state students

Curtis Institute of Music, The Art Institute of Pittsburgh-Online Division and Haverford College enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year Pennsylvania schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Lowe’s announces store closures affecting Pennsylvania

Lowe’s will close one of their Pennsylvania locations this winter, according to a recent company announcement.

CROWN HOLDINGS, INC: Crown Earns “Quality Excellence” Title at SC Johnson's 2018 Top Supplier Awards

SC Johnson recognized Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCK) (Crown) (www.crowncork.com), a leading supplier of metal packaging products worldwide as one of the highest-performing suppliers at the brand’s fourth annual Top Supplier Awards ceremony.

CHESTER COUNTY: Chester Valley Trail West Meeting

The goal of this study is to identify a route which will extend the Chester Valley Trail to the future 29-mile multi-use Enola Low Grade Trail located just outside of Atglen in Lancaster County.

COMCAST: Comcast NBCUniversal Expands Military Hiring Goal to 21,000 by 2021

In recognition of the start of Veterans and Military Families Month, Comcast NBCUniversal announced it will hire an additional 11,000 veterans, military spouses, and National Guard and Reserve members, bringing its total to 21,000 military hires by the end of 2021.

DUQUESNE LIGHT COMPANY: Duquesne Light Company Informs Customers About Energy Assistance Programs

As cold weather falls upon the region, Duquesne Light is prepared to assist low-income households with their electric bills through a variety of assistance programs that will ensure they remain connected to a safe, reliable source of electricity.

CITY OF ALLENTOWN: Allentown Comprehensive Plan Launches Website

The City of Allentown’s new Comprehensive and Economic Development Plan – Allentown Vision 2030 is on-line.

GREATER LEHIGH VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2018 Business Leader Breakfast With Mayor Bob Donchez

Business Leaders Breakfast with Mayor Bob Donchez Mayor Bob Donchez will present the City of Bethlehem Budget Address to the business leaders of the Bethlehem area.

GANNETT FLEMING: GeoDecisions Expands Geospatial Data Services with Acquisition of WorldView Solutions

GeoDecisions®, Gannett Fleming’s geospatial technology division, has acquired WorldView Solutions, a geographic information systems (GIS) consulting firm based in Richmond, Virginia.

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