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Public-Private Partnerships will Deliver Better, More Efficient Transportation Projects

28 weeks 3 days ago

Pennsylvania’s Public Private Partnership (P3) Board today approved three projects that will help provide transportation services and infrastructure more efficiently through partnerships with the private sector.

The board approved two proposals from the private sector and one project through which PennDOT and a third party would quickly replace hundreds of bridges. more»

Evangelical Acquires SUN Orthopaedic Group, Inc.

28 weeks 3 days ago

Evangelical Community Hospital has acquired SUN Orthopaedic Group, Inc., the region’s premier bone and joint specialists. more»

RED WING SHOE COMPANY ANNOUNCES OPENING OF LINDEN STORE

28 weeks 3 days ago

The Red Wing Shoe Company is proud to announce the grand opening of their new Red Wing Store, located in Linden, Pennsylvania, on U.S. Route 220 South; serving Williamsport and surrounding counties. more»

PPL Montana reaches agreement to sell hydroelectric facilities

September 26, 2013

Includes more than 630 megawatts of generating capacity

In the Midst of Hurricane Season, Partners Equal Greater Preparedness for LG&E, KU

September 26, 2013

Ongoing mutual assistance programs provide critical resources in times of need

PUBLIC ASKED TO COMPLETE PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SURVEY

29 weeks 6 days ago

As the SEDA-COG Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) prepares to update its public transportation plan, it is surveying area residents about needs and concerns regarding transit service in the MPO’s eight counties -- Clinton, Columbia, Juniata, Mifflin, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, and Union. more»

PPL Electric Utilities Announces Copper Theft Reward Program

September 12, 2013

Information leading to arrest and conviction could yield up to $1,000

Take Time to Be Ready

September 4, 2013

A PPL Electric Utilities reminder for National Preparedness Month

Court Ruling Removes Final Hurdle for Susquehanna-Roseland Line Construction

August 30, 2013

Federal judge rules in favor of utility companies and National Park Service

Revised Schedule Puts Rail Bridge Reconstruction Project on the Fast Track

33 weeks 6 days ago

Restoration of the White Deer railroad bridge, in northern Union County, is expected to be complete by late September. As a result, rail service will be available to prospective industrial tenants in the Great Stream Commons Business Park. more»

That's One Spicy Bowl of Ice Cream

33 weeks 6 days ago

It started at Rehoboth Beach where David Letterman (no, not that one) and his wife Sherri were promoting the hot wing sauce and marinades produced at Bonfatto's, their restaurant in Bellefonte. The weather was warm so they bought some ice cream and, at Sherri's suggestion, tried Another Spice Cream. more»

PPL Electric Utilities’ Smart Grid Improving Reliability in Harrisburg Area

August 22, 2013

System automation results in 38 percent boost in service reliability

Sterngold Named Managing Editor of MetroMBA

35 weeks 5 hours ago

Muncy High School alumnus David Sterngold was recently named as the managing editor of MetroMBA, a new Web-based service that provides inside information about MBA programs in Philadelphia, New York and Boston. David lives in Philadelphia. more»

Foundation Accepting Grant Request Applications

36 weeks 9 hours ago

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) is accepting applications for the 2013 grant cycles for the Roscoe M. and Edith W. Wolf Fund and the Plunketts Creek Township Foundation Fund. more»

National 811 Day – Dig It!

August 8, 2013

Put safety first for earth-moving projects

Project to Reduce the Threat of Floods is Announced in Sunbury

37 weeks 12 hours ago

Nearly two years ago Sunbury Textile Mills sat surrounded by water as Tropical Storm Lee dumped more than 12-inches of rain over five days. Operations shut down, and the company's 200 employees were unable to work; lost wages exceeding $36,000 per day. more»

Quick Action Averts Derailment as Railroad Bed Washes Out

37 weeks 12 hours ago

Rain, showers, and thunderstorms. It's been that kind of summer and Thursday, June 27 in the Beech Creek-Blanchard area of Clinton and Centre Counties was no different. Actually it was different - it was worse. Early evening tornado warnings were reported and a thunderstorm cell was plainly evident on the TV weather maps. more»

PPL Corporation Reports Second-Quarter Earnings

August 1, 2013

-- Quarterly earnings higher compared with 2012

PPL EnergyPlus® Opens Satellite Office in Pittsburgh

July 30, 2013

Commercial and industrial customers now have a local, hands-on representative from PPL EnergyPlus

Hospital Receives Gift from West Milton State Bank

37 weeks 4 days ago

David S. Runk, President and CEO of West Milton State Bank recently presented Michael O’Keefe, President and CEO of Evangelical Community Hospital with a check for $5,000 to support the Hospital’s Charity Care Program.  more»

Blue Cross Recognized for Best Practices in Customer Service

38 weeks 4 hours ago

Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania's (BCNEPA) Customer Service Call Center has been recognized by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA) for best practices in Service Improvement. more»

Blue Cross Seeks Nominations for 2013 Healthy Workplace Awards

38 weeks 4 hours ago

Employers that have implemented successful workplace wellness programs will soon have an opportunity to be recognized for their efforts. more»

Evangelical Receives American Cancer Society Award for Tobacco Control

38 weeks 4 hours ago

Evangelical Community Hospital has been awarded the American Cancer Society® Excellence in Workplace Tobacco Control Award joining an elite list of other recognized companies and organizations since the award series began in 2010. more»

PPL EnergyPlus® Expands Electricity Supply Footprint to Western Pennsylvania

July 23, 2013

Residents in Penelec region have a new choice for their electricity supplier

PPL Electric Utilities Remains Tops in Residential Customer Satisfaction

July 17, 2013

Ranks highest among large utilities in the eastern U.S. in J.D. Power study

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