Business

Workers compensation seminar set for July 25

LEWISTOWN — A workers compensation workshop and seminar for local employers, conducted by the Juniata Valley Employer Advisory Council, is scheduled for 8 a.m. July 25. The event will take place at PA CareerLink Lewistown. There is a $25 fee per person payable at the door ...

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 ...

Sentinel photo by TINA LOCURTO 
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 ...

J.C. Blair Foundation to hold golf tourney

HUNTINGDON– J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital Foundation is hosting its 19th annual golf tournament on July 19, at the American Legion Country Club, in Mount Union. Tee off time is at noon. Proceeds from this year’s tournament will benefit the new heart catheterization lab at J.C. ...

Beacon Light to host a job fair today

LEWISTOWN — For those interested in a career in human services, a job fair, hosted by Beacon Light Behavioral Health System and Beacon Light Adult Residential Services, will be held today at the Lewistown Community Center, 108 Montgomery Ave., Lewistown. From noon until 3 p.m., attendees ...

Vineyard to host next Business After Hours

MCALISTERVILLE —The Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce’s next Business After Hours event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., June 28, at Olivero’s Vineyard, 1271 Troyer Road, McAlisterville. Guests may sample the award-winning wines and enjoy hors d’oeuvres from ...