Sears Holding Corp. is suing its former chairman, Eddie Lampert, as well as former board members including Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin for allegedly stripping the retailer of billions of dollars as it collapsed into bankruptcy.
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks edged higher ahead of the holiday weekend as gains in industrial stocks slightly outweighed weakness in health-care and energy shares. The dollar advanced.
FLORENCE, Kentucky — Amazon has become a retail powerhouse in part because of its promise of two-day delivery on millions of items. But now some of the pilots that transport the company’s packages are speaking out against what they describe as low wages, shoddy maintenance and stalled contra…
When Shamokin Mayor John Brown is asked about what role the government plays in helping a town to recover economically, his answer is relatively straight forward.
When Chris Berleth, relationship manager of the Greater Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce, thinks of the southern part of Northumberland County, there’s a single word that comes to his mind.
ATLAS — Atlas Anthracite Coal Co., 325 Mulberry St., provides residential and commercial coal sales throughout the area, offering pick up or delivery.
TREVORTON — Dals Pizza has been serving pizza up in the Trevorton area since 1993 with Dan Lebo at the helm for the last 12 years.
MARION HEIGHTS — Star Inc. Physical Therapy & Fitness opened on June 16, 2003. Our facility is 5,000 square feet and offers comprehensive physical therapy services delivered by top specialists in the field. Star Inc. also offers a full-service gym, aerobics program and athletic training …
MOUNT CARMEL — Scicchitano Ace Hardware, 27 N. Oak St., has been your one-stop Ace retailer destination for 52 years.
MOUNT CARMEL — Rich Melendez had been installing outdoor patio block, pavers and stone for more than 35 years. In 2011, he and his wife Susan purchased the former Patterson’s Block and Ready-Mix, located at Routes 54 and 901 at Locust Summit, just a few miles away from Mount Carmel and Ashla…
ELYSBURG — Knoebels Amusement Resort visitors can expect a brand new ride, the replacement of another ride, and several new food selections for the 2019 season.
SUNBURY — For over 115 years, the Zimmerman family has been selling automobiles from their dealership in the Sunbury community.
MOUNT CARMEL — Mattucci’s opened in 1934 as a family-owned and operated business. After 80-plus years, it still is, and a fourth generation of Mattucci chefs is now working in the kitchen serving the community.
SHAMOKIN — Financial Experts LLC, of 131 E. Independence St., has been helping clients plan for a successful financial future for the past 12 years.
TREVORTON — When Rob Smith opened Baits, Barrels & Bows 30 years ago, he was looking to fill a niche with a small-town sporting goods store that could offer specialized service and thrive in the region.
PAXINOS — Since 1973, Meadowview Christian Academy has been providing a Bible-based education to young students and will continue expanding next school year with the addition of grade six.
SHAMOKIN — Big Boys NAPA has served the coal region since 1961, with auto parts, tools and equipment for do-it-yourself customers who aren’t afraid to get a little grease on their hands.
SHAMOKIN — Mattis and Mattis has been providing clients from throughout the area with hands-on legal representation since 1991. Mattis and Mattis is a husband and wife team consisting of H. Robert Mattis Jr. and Caran Cress Mattis. There are no associates in the firm so all cases are handled…
SHAMOKIN — Metro Pest Control Services is celebrating its 25th year in operation for 2019 after expanding to cover the north-central Pa. region for all pest control needs.
MOUNT CARMEL —Family Home Medical was founded in 1991 with a vision to provide quality home health services to the elderly in a 30-mile radius of Mount Carmel. That dream was fulfilled and those services continue today.
MOUNT CARMEL — For 66 years, family-owned Academy Sports Center Inc. in downtown Mount Carmel has provided customized apparel and merchandise made on site for teams, businesses and individuals.
SHAMOKIN — George B. Keiser Co., 34 W. Chestnut St., is a family-owned, family-operated plumbing, heating and air conditioning wholesale supplier.
SUNBURY — As most people know, Sunbury Motors offers new Fords, Lincolns, Hyundais and Kias, but did you know Sunbury Motors offers one of the largest commercial truck departments in central Pennsylvania?
SHAMOKIN — What flower shop has been a Shamokin downtown staple for almost 50 years, providing the area with beautiful flowers and plants? It can only be Beverly’s Flower Shop, with Beverly Katalenas herself back at the helm!
SUNBURY — Quick Lane Tire and Auto Center at Sunbury Motor Co. has garnered a loyal customer base in the coal region since joining as part of the business in 2005.
MOUNT CARMEL — A new highway access road and further land purchases and development have again helped to improve the Mount Carmel Cemetery. As part of the improved business strategy, a section of newly purchased land outside the cemetery fence has been developed into a community pet cemetery .
SHAMOKIN — Assist Home Care Inc. is a locally owned and family-operated durable medical equipment, supply and oxygen company that has been serving the community since 2004.
SHAMOKIN — Original Italian Pizza (OIP) and Restaurant is a family-owned, family-orientated business that has been serving Shamokin, Coal Township and the surrounding area for more than 25 years.
SHAMOKIN — Located at the corner of Market and Arch streets, Shamokin’s new Heritage Restaurant seeks to relate the city’s glorious past to its present-day customers. The restaurant’s interior includes an impressive array of local artifacts, each with its own unique story.
MOUNT CARMEL — Members Choice Financial Credit Union is invested in the region. Speaking at the second annual Members Choice Anthracite Economic Summit, CEO Jim Barbarich announced that Members Choice exceeded their $7.3 million loan commitment targeted for the region. This commitment was an…
MOUNT CARMEL — Safety Net Counseling (SNC) Inc. specializes in the treatment of children’s mental health and behavioral health disorders. Safety Net has provided the community with these much-needed services for more than 15 years.
BURNSIDE — Momentum is building at the Anthracite Outdoor Adventure Area (AOAA), the county-owned off-road park developed on former mine lands as a means of driving economic development in southeastern Northumberland County.
WEIGH SCALES — Miller Gas & Oil has been providing dependable fuel delivery and heating and cooling needs to customers throughout Central Pennsylvania for more than 85 years.
PAXINOS — Shamrock Concrete and Heating Oil, 29 Rose Road, has served the community as family owned and ran since 1983.
SHAMOKIN — Bressi and Martin Real Estate has been a local, family-owned business for the past 34 years.
Whispering Oaks Vineyard is a large family-owned and operated vineyard, winery and event venue that sits on a hill overlooking Route 61 about two miles east of Sunbury. Open Thursday through Sunday. Tasting room hours are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and …
COAL TOWNSHIP — Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School, which has an enrollment of approximately 500 students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade, is continuing to implement new programs and renew partnerships with educational entities.
DALMATIA — Steeped in tradition and experience, the staff and owner of Stone Valley Seeders, 1850 George St., is ready to serve its customers with all their outdoor power equipment, excavation and lawn care needs.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Chevrolet Buick of Shamokin, 8742 Route 61, offers a wide variety of new and used vehicles sure to fit everybody’s needs.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Paul’s HVAC, 1100 W. Pine St., can be relied upon to serve all of your heating, cooling and plumbing needs 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
SUNBURY — Country Turf and Trail LLC is an outdoor lawn, garden and power equipment dealership located at 129 School House Road, along Route 147 between Sunbury and Herndon.
PAXINOS — For the last 26 years, Dan Shingara Enterprises Inc. has been offering services that cover areas such as demolition, excavating, hauling, liquid and solid waste removal, supplying landscaping and commercial materials, septic, asphalt paving and portable toilet and dumpster rentals.
SHAMOKIN — Heitzman’s Radiator, Glass and Parts Inc. has been in business for more than 80 years.
SHAMOKIN — At Farrow – C. J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation service, we offer a comforting and inviting place to gather in remembrance and celebration of your loved one. Our experienced staff is passionate about the vision of making your time with us as memorable and uplifting as possible. We c…
COAL TOWNSHIP — Since 1995, Bloom Heating LLC has been a growing company. In April 2016, Bloom Heating took on its biggest venture in growing the business to date by acquiring the former Gallagher Heating Oil Company, of Ringtown.
COAL TOWNSHIP — Brewser’s SportsGrille has been the place to be for the past 10 years and counting.
ELYSBURG — Celebrating 67 years, Berger’s customer service has made us known far and wide. Selection, free wrapping and a visit with the store dog are our trademarks. Over the years, our customers have been greeted by Bear, Yoshie, Jake, and now Stella and Reba (in training).
SHAMOKIN — Maurer’s Dairy and Ice Cream Shoppe, a two-time ice cream national award winner, is now in its 23rd year of business and still going strong.
Colgate-Palmolive Co. is among bidders for the consumer arm of Nestle SA’s skin-health business, people familiar with the matter said, joining an auction process that’s been dominated by private equity firms.
With Catawese Coach Lines Inc. moving into its ninth year of operation, the business continues to build upon its success by updating its fleet of motor coaches.
KULPMONT — It’s been over 103 years since Shimock’s Furniture began serving the coal region. Shimock’s began from humble beginnings in Mount Carmel, serving paint and wallpaper from a wheelbarrow door-to-door.
Dear Rusty: I am a veteran and all my Medical needs are covered by the VA. Why should I be paying for Medicare out of my monthly Social Security check? — Inquiring Veteran
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