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…

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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…

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…

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.

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!

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 will be 65 in March. Husband will be 61 in August. If I started collecting Social Security now would I only be able to collect on myself? My husband plans on collecting at 62. Will I be able to collect some of his when he starts collecting at age 62? Also, who can advise me abo…