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Kish Bancorp elects four directors BELLEVILLE — William S. Lake of Lewistown, Edward A. Friedman of State College, Frances V. Vaughn of Huntingdon and William P. Hayes of State College, were elected Directors of Kish Bancorp Inc. at the company’s 118 consecutive annual meeting in ...

Yohn honored as Star of Excellence recipient

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards recognized Lisa Yohn of Mifflintown, Juniata County, among 29 PennDOT employees for their outstanding performance with the Star of Excellence Award, PennDOT’s highest recognition. She was one of two ...

Mount Nittany names Barkley VP of quality

STATE COLLEGE — Mount Nittany Health announced that Suzanne Barkley has been selected as vice president of quality for the organization. Barkley joins the health system with more than 35 years of health care experience including quality and performance improvement, patient safety and adult ...

Service behind the sale

MILROY — Aumiller and Associates’ new owner/manager Ralph Peiper and his staff are committed to helping take the guesswork out of retirement. “We specialize in the senior benefits market,” Peiper said. “We’ll help any senior or anybody on Medicare with health insurance, life ...

Bon-Ton reveals liquidation details

Bon-Ton announced that a going-out-of business sale at 212 of its stores and e-commerce websites has begun. A news release stated that liquidation sales are expected to run approximately for 10 to 12 weeks. Bon-Ton currently has 250 stores, 38 of which are already in liquidation from a ...

Small businesses weigh giving workers bonuses

NEW YORK (AP) — Small business owners may want to hand out bonuses and raises now that there’s a new tax law, but many don’t know if they’ll have any wealth to share. “We didn’t base any raises or bonuses on the tax situation because, quite frankly, until it actually happens, no ...

Stocks rally, wobble, then end lower as turbulence continues

NEW YORK (AP) — It was another shaky day on Wall Street as indexes rallied in the morning, bobbed up and down for much of the day, then sank in the last few minutes of trading. Energy companies dropped along with oil prices and technology companies also declined. Stocks were coming off a ...

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 ...

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 ...