Business

Curbs Plus Inc. to open facility in Mount Union

HARRISBURG— Gov. Tom Wolf announced that Curbs Plus, Inc., a manufacturer of roof curbs for HVAC units, will establish a new production facility in Mount Union and will create 26 full-time jobs. “Curbs Plus is yet another manufacturer that has chosen Pennsylvania as the best place to ...

Vaughn appointed to Kish Bank Board

STATE COLLEGE–  Frances V. Vaughn has been appointed to the Kish Bank Board of Directors,according to a press release. Vaughn, who will continue her service as a member of Kish Bank’s Huntingdon County Regional Advisory Board, is a senior executive at Mutual Benefit Group in ...

Nittany Media’s Hain receives industry honor

LEWISTOWN —An area technology leader was recently honored with an industry award at a New York City ceremony. Michael Hain, of Nittany Media, was named by Cablefax Magazine as the Independent Tech Executive of The Year. Cablefax Magazine is a widely respected publication in the cable ...

J.C. Blair welcomes new anesthesiologist

HUNTINGDON – J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital’s Board of Directors announced the appointment of anesthesiologist Dr. Atif Victor Farag to its medical staff, according to a press release. “Dr. Farag is well known in the region and will be a great asset to our anesthesia team,” said Adam ...

Local Realtor makes PA Business Central’s Top 100 People

LEWISTOWN — Kenton Stuck, chief executive officer and founder of In Home Services of Central PA, has been named to Business Central’s Top 100 People, according to a press release. Stuck grew up in Mifflintown and graduated from Penn State with a bachelor’s degree in health planning and ...

TIU provides variety of educational classes

LEWISTOWN — Community Education and Workforce Services of the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit offer classes for adults looking to improve their education and employment opportunities, according to a press release. Classes provide students with a variety of educational opportunities including ...

Seminar schedule announced for year

LEWISTOWN — The Juniata Valley Employer Advisory Council announced the 2017 seminars for local employers. The seminars include: ¯ March 28, Leadership seminar. Speaker is Tamy Chadick, district manager with Hoss’s Steak and Seafood House. ¯ May 23, Legal Updates and Social Media ...

Kish Bancorp, Inc. announces fourth quarter financial results

STATE COLLEGE – William P. Hayes, chairman, president and CEO of Kish Bank and Kish Bancorp, has announced unaudited financial results for the period ending Dec. 31, 2016. “Year-end results reflected continued strong growth in the loan portfolio, noninterest revenue growth from ...

Historic Courthouse to be site of next Business After Hours

LEWISTOWN — The Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce’s February Business After Hours event will be held from 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m. on Feb. 15 at the Historic Courthouse on the Square, in Lewistown. The event is hosted by the Geriatric Interest Network. A wine tasting with Brookmere ...

Ford appointed to First National Bank of Mifflintown Board

MIFFLINTOWN —Matthew J. Ford was appointed to the Board of Directors of The First National Bank of Mifflintown and was sworn in at the January 2017 Board of Directors meeting, according to a press release. Ford is currently the vice president of finance at Mammoth Restoration, Inc in ...