Business

PennDOT presents leadership award

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards was given the Peter P. Quinn Leadership Award from the Greater Valley Forge Transportation Management Association at a ceremony Monday in King of Prussia. The Quinn Award is given annually to recipients who have embodied ...

Fingerprinting service to stop at CareerLink

LEWISTOWN — PA CareerLink Mifflin County is discontinuing its fingerprinting services. The final day it will be providing fingerprinting is June 29. To find other locations, visit pa.cogentid.com.

Employment law seminar to be held

LEWISTOWN —The Juniata Valley Employer Advisory Council will present an employment law review and legal updates seminar from 8 to 11:15 a.m. May 23 at the CareerLink Mifflin County. Attorneys John Baker and Kelley E. Kaufman, both experienced in employment law, will be the featured speakers ...

State Farm partners with United Way

LEWISTOWN — State Farm Agent Chris Warfel and his team are partnering with the United Way of Mifflin-Juniata as its “Organization of the Month” from May 8 through June 8. For every household who receives an insurance quote from Warfel and his team, they will donate $10 to United Way’s ...

Educational classes to be held at CareerLink

LEWISTOWN — The Community Education and Workforce Services of the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit is offering classes for adults looking to improve their education and employment opportunities. Classes, which are held at the PA CareerLink Mifflin County, provide students with a variety of ...

Kish Bank releases 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 March 31, 2017. “First quarter results include strong growth in the loan portfolio, noninterest revenue growth from continued ...

New hotel breaks ground

Sentinel photo by JULIANNE CAHILL Pictured from left, Seth Napikoski, of Kish Bank; Mike Patel, hotel owner, helped by his young son; Richard Sarfert, of Kish Bank; Dip Smith, Ajit Smith and state Rep. Kerry Benninghoff, break ground on the new Holiday Inn Express and Suites, to be located at ...

One-stop shop at Pit Stop

LEWISTOWN — Customers can make one stop for all of their vehicle needs at the new Pit Stop Auto Shop in Lewistown. Owners Harley Fisher, John Dunn and Lacey Frankhouser, offer worry free auto repair for all makes and models, foreign and domestic. The new auto shop provides services from ...

Kent Smith recertified as magisterial district judge

HARRISBURG — Magisterial District Judge Kent A. Smith was again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System after successfully completing continuing legal education course work, according to a press release. Conducted by the Minor Judiciary Education ...