Progress

It Is What It Is opens next door to Sanders Window Fashions

LOCK HAVEN — Sanders Window Fashions has been operating on Main Street for over 50 years under the leadership of Art Sanders and is still going strong. The store is one of the largest retailers of Hunter Douglas window treatments in central Pennsylvania, and is honored with the title ...

More than a family business — Restless Oaks is a wonderful memory

McELHATTAN — Sometimes a family business is more than just those two words. It isn’t just about family and it isn’t just about a business. Restless Oaks Restaurant is an example of how far you can stretch the definitions of those two words. Family first, as Jim and Shirley Maguire ...

Miller Brothers Auto Sales proud to be part of a community business

By JESSICA WELSHANS For The Express MILL HALL — Spanning three generations, Miller Brothers Auto Sales, 1 S. Water St., Mill Hall, is truly a family business. From fathers to sons, brothers to wives and all the staff in between - they work in some aspect of the auto business. The ...

Willits Copiers — a true family business for 25 years

By JOHN RISHEL jrishel@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — As they approach two and a half decades of doing business, Willits Copiers’ cost-effective brand name office products have become the family name. Though the wife of owner Craig Willits recently passed away, his daughter Melissa has ...

List Of Advertisers for Progress Day 1

All Round Tire Company......................................C7 Big Woods Bible Church.....................................D7 Black Walnut Body Works...................................D2 Centre Audiology.................................................D6 Chappell Physical ...

List of Advertisers Progress Day 2

Bayada Pediatrics................................................D4 Big Woods Bible Church.....................................C4 Central Pennsylvania Auto Auction, Inc.............F7 Clinton ...

Woodlands Bank makes customers’ needs a top priority

LOCK HAVEN — The idea of starting Woodlands Bank began in 1989. During this time, many existing banks in the area had merged to a size where personalization was put at bottom of the list. With customer service declining in the bigger banks, a group of entrepreneurs wanted to create a bank ...

UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven provides ‘a home away from home’

LOCK HAVEN— At 87 years old, Jean Carter was an independent woman who enjoyed spending time with her friends. They would plan group lunches and enjoy dinners together. She would even enjoy a beer and pizza with them on special days — Penn State football game days. The group of women Jean ...

It’s tax time — and Yvonne Hughes is loving it

McELHATTAN — Yvonne M. Hughes, CPA, LLC works for herself and wouldn’t have it any other way. At income tax time, she has a seven-day-a-week job. Even though her office is not on a main thoroughfare, clients like to drop in, sit in front of her desk, and enjoy what is almost a cozy ...

‘Treasures’ await customers at King’s Country Store

By AMBER MORRIS For The Express LOGANTON — King’s Country Store first opened its doors in April of 1990 when Danny and Susie King realized there was a need for a reasonably priced grocery store in the Clinton County area. Today, almost three decades later, their idea is still going ...

Chappell Physical Therapy offers individualized, personal care

MILL HALL — Chappell Physical Therapy proudly provides Mill Hall and the surrounding areas with comprehensive outpatient physical therapy services. It is privately owned and operated by Erica Chappell and was established in the fall of 2016 with the idea that physical therapy should be ...

Potter’s Palette offers a unique experience for young and old

By CHRIS MORELLI cmorelli@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — When Alan Black and his wife, Angela, heard that The Potter’s Palette in downtown Lock Haven might close its doors, they couldn’t bear the thought of it. So they bought it. “It was going out of business and we decided to ...

LHU giving students tools to compete in business world

LOCK HAVEN — This academic year, the Stephen Poorman College of Business, Information Systems and Human Services at Lock Haven University has announced the introduction of a minor in entrepreneurship and innovation. This minor is directed at baccalaureate degree-seeking students who are ...

Davis Insurance — a mainstay for 46 years

LOCK HAVEN — Tom Davis came to town in 1973 when he bought the Paul Eyer Insurance Agency. Now 46 years later, he is chairman of Davis Insurance Agency LLC which has 13 locations, employs close to 50 people, and is licensed in 11 states. His brother Mark Davis Sr., president of the ...

Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital offers affordable care close to home

DANVILLE—For residents and patients in Clinton and Lycoming counties, Geisinger is stepping up its game to invest, enhance and expand services. This mission is guided through Geisinger’s commitment to innovation and providing affordable care close to home, at the right time and in the most ...

Kliney’s customizes furniture ‘just the way you want it’

By JOHN RISHEL jrishel@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — Kliney’s Home Furnishing, at 2311 Woodward Ave., offers their customers many opportunities to customize furniture “just the way you want it”. From tables to recliners and everything in between, Kliney’s offers customizable ...

Davis Real Estate Inc. — ‘The Name You Can Trust’

LOCK HAVEN — Davis Real Estate, Inc. is a full-service agency offering sales, rentals and property management services. The company, led by Owner/Broker Patty Davis, has been in business since 2000. The agency’s focus is on the client by providing professional, personalized service, and ...

Mark’s offers custom meats and a whole lot more

HOWARD — Mark’s Custom Meats has been in operation since 1994 and it keeps growing every year and owners contribute its success and growth to its customers who have supported them and helped the business grow. It’s a small family business owned and operated by Mark, Kim and Joshua Bair. ...

BAYADA’s transition to nonprofit provides security to clients and employees

LOCK HAVEN — The incredible impact that home health professionals-from aides and LPNs, to clinical managers and office staff-make on the lives of the people they serve cannot be valued highly enough. Working together, they provide the essential care and assistance that those in need require, ...

Sunset Health Foods is your one stop shop for your health food needs

MILL HALL —When it comes to unique stores, it doesn’t get much better than Sunset Health Foods. Sunset Health Foods, located at 6104 Nittany Valley Drive in Mill Hall, specializes in health and diet foods. Whether you’re looking for something organic, gluten-free or homemade, chances ...