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Iron, steel and ferroalloys industry Q1 net sales up 6.8%

The iron, steel and ferroalloys industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 6.8 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

First Keystone Community Bank in Berwick evaluated by feds in 2018

First Keystone Community Bank in Berwick, Pennsylvania received a "satisfactory" rating from federal regulators in 2018.

Graduates earn 588 degrees, certificates from Muhlenberg College

About 23.3 percent of the 588 degrees and certificates handed out by Muhlenberg College in 2017-18 were to students in business, management, marketing, and related support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Chesterbrook ranked 4th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Chesterbrook ranked 4th among cities in Pennsylvania by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Ben Avon Heights ranked 3rd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Ben Avon Heights ranked 3rd among cities in Pennsylvania by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers report $109.6 billion in April inventories

Inventories held by machinery, equipment and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were valued at $109.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers report $35.6 billion in April inventories

Inventories held by metals and non-petroleum mineral wholesalers in April 2019 were valued at $35.6 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Fort Indiantown Gap ranked 7th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Fort Indiantown Gap ranked 7th among cities in Pennsylvania by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Printing and related support activities industry reports $16.1 billion in Q1 net sales

The printing and related support activities industry had $16.1 billion in net sales in the 1st quarter of 2019.

Devon ranked 1st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Devon ranked 1st among cities in Pennsylvania by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

The Juniata Valley Bank in Mifflintown last evaluated by feds in 2016

The Juniata Valley Bank in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Dec. 1, 2016.

Graduates earn 95 degrees from Moore College of Art and Design

About 84.2 percent of the 95 degrees and certificates handed out by Moore College of Art and Design in 2017-18 were to students in visual and performing arts programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Fox Chapel ranked 2nd in state for resident earnings in 2017

Fox Chapel ranked 2nd among cities in Pennsylvania by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report $19.4 billion in April inventories

Inventories held by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in April 2019 were valued at $19.4 billion, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

First Community Bank of Mercersburg last evaluated by feds in 2016

First Community Bank of Mercersburg in Mercersburg, Pennsylvania received its last CRA evaluation from federal regulators on Aug. 1, 2016.

Primary metals industry Q1 net sales up 2.5%

The primary metals industry’s net sales in the first quarter of 2019 were up 2.5 percent over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Graduates earn 783 degrees, certificates from Luzerne County Community College

About 29.5 percent of the 783 degrees and certificates handed out by Luzerne County Community College in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Woodside ranked 5th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Woodside ranked 5th among cities in Pennsylvania by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Graduates earn 139 degrees, certificates from the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology

About 86.3 percent of the 139 degrees and certificates handed out by the Pennsylvania Institute of Technology in 2017-18 were to students in health professions and related programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Analysis: Residents receiving food stamps in March up 88.8% over previous month

About 1,748,715 Pennsylvania residents were on food stamp rolls in March 2019, an increase of 88.8 percent over the previous month, according to data obtained by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

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