Business

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Kara Goss, owner of The Atlantean Ascension Center, is ready to help the community with awakening and the ascension process at her Strodes Mills location. The gift store ‘Angels Gifts and Mohr’ is also open to provide crystals and more.

Body, mind and spirit

LEWISTOWN — The Atlantean Ascension Center, founded by spiritual healer and intuitive life coach Kara Goss, is ready to provide individuals with the methods and tools needed to help facilitate the awakening and ascension process. Goss, who provides one-on-one sessions, guides clients ...

Kish Bancorp announces economic initiatives

STATE COLLEGE — Kish Bancorp Inc., together with its principal subsidiary, Kish Bank, has announced a series of decisions and initiatives following the recent enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. As a consequence of the act’s passage and in anticipation of long-awaited regulatory ...

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Chester Kirkland, left, director of operations, and Beth Bryan, clinic manager, are ready to serve the area’s dialysis needs at the new Fresenius Kidney Care location at 325 W. Freedom Ave., Burnham.

Dialysis clinic opens in Burnham

BURNHAM — Fresenius Kidney Care, a nationwide corporation, has opened its newest location in Burnham to offer the area dialysis treatment, resources and support for patients living with chronic kidney disease. Located at 325 W. Freedom Ave. in Burnham, the new clinic was opened in November ...

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Members of the Long family, from left, Kevin, Teresa (Long) O’Neal and Larry Long, are bringing 28 years of experience in the storage unit business to Mifflin County at their new location, Orchard Hills Storage along Ferguson Valley Road in Burnham.

Climate controlled, secure storage now available

BURNHAM — Orchard Hills Storage, along Ferguson Valley Road in Burnham, is now offering climate control, security and easy online account management at its new storage unit facility. The Long family, Larry and his children Kevin and Teresa (Long) O’Neal, have been in the storage unit ...

Bratton Township report a change in tax hours

MCVEYTOWN —A change in tax hours has been announced in Bratton Township. The tax hours for June 30 and July 1 have been canceled. New hours are 10 a.m. to noon on June 27-28.

Adam Dimm

J.C. Blair promotes Adam Dimm to CEO

HUNTINGDON — In its monthly June meeting, the J.C. Blair Health System Board of Directors voted to promote chief operating officer Adam Dimm to chief executive officer, effective July 1. Current CEO Jason Hawkins and chief financial officer Deborah Shughart will continue as consultants for a ...

Dr. Elyse Wimer

Wimer joins Millerstown Veterinary Associates

MILLERSTOWN — Millerstown Veterinary Associates announced the addition of its new veterinarian, Dr. Elyse Wimer. Wimer is a 2017 graduate of Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her undergraduate degree in animal sciences at Pennsylvania State University in ...

Giant, Martin’s recall fish sticks

CARLISLE — Following a recall by Kidfresh, Giant Food Stores LLC and Martin’s Food Markets announced it removed Kidfresh Fun-tastic Fish Sticks, which may contain milk, from sale. These products are safe to consume for individuals who do not suffer from a milk allergy. The following ...

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Owners Ryan Cherry, left, and Lillah Cherry stand in front of East End Coffee Co. 
Monday afternoon in downtown Lewistown.

New coffee shop brings ‘lighter’ roasts to area

LEWISTOWN – For coffee fanatics Ryan and Lillah Cherry, opening their very own coffee shop was just a mere idea until a few weeks ago. East End Coffee Co., located at 18 E. Market St., recently opened on May 23 with the owners’ hopes of attracting a new and different crowd to the area. ...

Info security topic of next Lunch and Learn

LEWISTOWN —The Lunch and Learn Series, co-sponsored by the Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce and the TIU 11 Community Education and Workforce Services, are holding another session to discuss information security. Presented by Ricky Wert, Kish Bank information security officer, the ...