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Why Cumberland
Valley PA?

  • • Ranked the #1 County to Live

  • • Fastest Growing County in PA

  • • High Quality of Life

  • • Skilled & Trained Workforce

  • • Within 3 hours of DC, Baltimore, NYC, Philly & Pittsburgh

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  • Carlisle awarded $5 million grant for infrastructure

    Reported by Josh Vaughn and Tyler Miles This story was published on Cumberlink.com on July 27, 2016. The Borough of Carlisle has been awarded a much anticipated grant to help fund infrastructure development. On Wednesday, Sen. Bob Casey announced Carlisle was a recipient …

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    Allenberry’s new owners get to work

    This article was published on Cumberlink.com. By Zack Hoopes After teetering in limbo on the real estate market, the fate of the Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse has suddenly and dramatically taken a turn for the better. Last week, days before the property was …

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    Potthoff: Education key to industry growth

    This editorial was published in the Cumberland Valley Business Journal and Cumberlink.com. Cumberland Valley Pennsylvania is home to award-winning and high ranking school districts along with a selection of institutions of higher learning. Our nearby surrounding counties also offer technical schools …

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  • Local Leader Lecture Series

    Local Leader Lecture Series: Getting Beyond Average to Find Your Excellence hosted by Central Penn College. Una Martone is president & CEO of Leadership Harrisburg Area. She joined this 30-year-old nonprofit organization in 2007 after completing its Community Leadership Series, a 9-month, …

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    4th Annual International Young Leaders Conference and Career Fair

    4th Annual International Young Leaders Conference and Career Fair: POLITICAL POLARIZATION AND POKEMON!  Harrisburg University WACH invites high school and college students from around the region to participate in the conference. Students will learn through panel discussions, simulations, and breakout activities …

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    Central Penn College Leadership Conference

    Alumni Leadership Conference August 2, 2016 LEARN FROM CPC ALUMNI & FRIENDS. STAND OUT. SUCCEED. Whether you are a working adult, young professional or student, we’re excited to help you learn new leadership skills, expand your business network and make career connections. At Central Penn …

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  • CAEDC Holiday Open House

    Join us on December 14th from 4:00-6:00 pm for our Holiday Open House.

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    CAEDC November 2016 Roundtable

    Join us on November 9th at Noon for our Monthly Roundtable that will focus on downtown revitalization efforts.

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    CAEDC October 2016 Roundtable

    Join us on October 12th at 8 am for our Monthly Roundtable focused on Holiday Merchandising.

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  • Local Leader Lecture Series

    Local Leader Lecture Series: Getting Beyond Average to Find Your Excellence hosted by Central Penn College. Una Martone is president & CEO of Leadership Harrisburg Area. She joined this 30-year-old nonprofit organization in 2007 after completing its Community Leadership Series, a 9-month, …

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    4th Annual International Young Leaders Conference and Career Fair

    4th Annual International Young Leaders Conference and Career Fair: POLITICAL POLARIZATION AND POKEMON!  Harrisburg University WACH invites high school and college students from around the region to participate in the conference. Students will learn through panel discussions, simulations, and breakout activities …

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    Central Penn College Leadership Conference

    Alumni Leadership Conference August 2, 2016 LEARN FROM CPC ALUMNI & FRIENDS. STAND OUT. SUCCEED. Whether you are a working adult, young professional or student, we’re excited to help you learn new leadership skills, expand your business network and make career connections. At Central Penn …

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