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Manufacturing and jobs to grow because of low-interest loans in PA

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Continuing to advance his JOBS1st PA initiative, Governor Tom Corbett today announced that new state investments recently approved by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development …

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Cumberland Valley projects awarded grants

Almost $4.5 million in Commonwealth Financing Authority grants were awarded to four projects in Cumberland County, said state Sen. Pat Vance (R-Cumberland, York). A spokeswoman for the state Department of …

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Redevelopment planned for the historic Enola House

Cumberland County officials are considering ideas to redevelop the Enola House, a prime piece of historical property the county purchased several years ago.   Located near Route 11/15 and Interstate 81, the …

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Survey shows promising increase to PA job numbers

Economic growth appears to be on the right track in Pennsylvania, according to the third-quarter economic outlook survey from Buffalo, N.Y.-based M&T Bank Corp.'s commercial banking division.   Thirty-nine percent of Pennsylvania …

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Harrisburg-Carlisle region exports reach $3B in 2013

Merchandise exports rose 5 percent to a record $3 billion last year in the Harrisburg-Carlisle metropolitan area, according to new export data from the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Trade …

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New, large housing development planned for Cumberland Valley School District

The Cumberland Valley School District could soon see another large housing development pop up. Under the name Millfording Investments, the principals at Lemoyne-based RSR Realtors have purchased a 137-acre farm …

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Swiss chocolate company Lindt acquires warehouse space in Carlisle

Swiss chocolate maker Lindt & Sprungli announced acquisition today of a 400,000-square-foot warehouse and distribution center in the Carlisle area. The facility will house a distribution center and, eventually, a …

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Preserving the past & developing the future in Enola

CAEDC CEO, Jonathan Bowser was interviewed by ABC27 in regards to the development of the historic Enola House, located in Enola, Cumberland County. Possible plans for the land include a welcome …

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Field & Steam store one step closer to opening at the Capital City Mall

LOWER ALLEN TOWNSHIP - Lower Allen Township commissioners Monday night reviewed plans for a Field & Stream outdoor store at the Capital City Mall and could approve the new retail …

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New greenhouse construction begins in Middlesex Township

MIDDLESEX TOWNSHIP - A large greenhouse meant to grow organic produce is beginning to take root in the Midstate. Toigo Organic Farms LLC, of Shippensburg, has begun construction on the …

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