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ERIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Athena Erie Pre-Screening Event to be Held January 6

ATHENA Erie has obtained the rights for a pre-screening of “On The Basis Of Sex” telling the story of ATHENA Award recipient, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

PIKE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Tree Care Short Course Offered for Professionals in January 2019

The tree care profession continues to grow and there is a significant amount of knowledge and training required to perform tree care work, properly and safely.

5 Pennsylvania Sears and Kmart stores to close in March

Sears and Kmart stores in Pennsylvania will close their doors in March as part of the parent company’s restructuring plans, Sears Holdings Corp. said this week.

University of Pennsylvania has most student athletes in state

University of Pennsylvania ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Keystone Business News analysis of college sports participation.

Pennsylvania building permits: September 2018

Pennsylvania issued 1,830 building permits for privately owned housing during September, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Pennsylvania’s population rose 0.1% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Pennsylvania’s population increased by 16,613, or 0.1 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Harrisburg 50% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Harrisburg is $287.51, 50 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

College wrestling earned $13 million for Pennsylvania schools in 2016

Pennsylvania State University wrestling brought in $43,823 per athlete in revenue in 2016, making it among the highest-grossing wrestling programs in Pennsylvania that year, according to a analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

LAKESIDE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lakeside Planning Group Meeting to be Held January 2

The Lakeside Community Planning Group is an elected body that acts in an advisory capacity to the Department of Planning & Development Services (PDS), the Planning Commission, the Board of Supervisors and other County departments.

DAUPHIN COUNTY: Commissioners approve $5.3 million Dauphin County Infrastructure Bank Loan for Susquehanna Union Green development road improvements

The Vartan Group Inc. became the first developer today to take advantage of the Dauphin County Commissioners’ innovative Infrastructure Bank, receiving a $5.3 million low-interest loan for road improvements needed for the planned Susquehanna Union Green project along Linglestown Road.

GREATER BELLEVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE - EMMAUS: Downtown Allentown New Year's Eve Celebration to be Held December 31

City Center Allentown presents in partnership with the Downtown Allentown Business Alliance and the City of Allentown A Fire Works Celebration!

GEISINGER LIFE FLIGHT: Geisinger St. Luke’s hiring 200 employees for new hospital

The new Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital, under construction near Orwigsburg and scheduled to open next year, announced it is hiring to fill 200 jobs.

ERIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Edinboro Faculty Member Receives State Recognition for Fight Against Opiod Epidemic

A veteran faculty member in Edinboro University’s Nursing Department received a commendation from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for her tireless efforts promoting the education and prevention of drug abuse.

These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Pennsylvania

Harrisburg Area Community College, Community College of Philadelphia and Community College of Allegheny County have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in Pennsylvania, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

These 2-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in Pennsylvania

Aria Health School of Nursing, Clarion County Career Center Practical Nursing Program and Douglas Education Center have the best 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in Pennsylvania, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Home affordability in Lackawanna County tanks

Lackawanna County had the lowest home affordability index in Pennsylvania in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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