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Business

Avery Dennison employees help CC Women’s Center

LOCK HAVEN - Lots of good things happened at the Clinton County Women’s Center, all in one day. A strong autumn wind blew through, leaving behind a new storage shed, fresh coats of paint, chalkboard art walls, and more. Avery Dennison Mill Hall powered this energetic blast, with 25 local ...

New identity

One Focus Property Management, formerly Fish Property Management, held a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday. Jennifer Ruelens, co-founder and vice president of the company, cut the ribbon at the offices, located at 220 N. Jay St. in Lock Haven. One Focus Property Management ...

Starting a Small Business workshop

LOCK HAVEN — Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing ...

Croda/Avery advisory council recognizes outgoing members

The Croda - Avery Dennison Community Advisory Council (CAC) thanked its outgoing members at their quarterly meeting on Oct. 8. These members have just completed a three-year term on the council. Pictured from left, are, Emilie Oishi, SHE Manager, Croda; Bill Strunk, Mill Hall Fire Captain; ...

Co2 gets new signage

You may notice a change while walking along Main Street in Downtown Lock Haven. Gift and fine jewelry store Co2 has recently gotten a new sign! The gold lettering and deep red background are sure to be an eye catcher for travelers in the downtown area.

Oak Hollow Animal Hospital schedules open house

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — There’s a new business coming to town. The Oak Hollow Animal Hospital, 228 Oak Hollow Road in Lock Haven will open its doors for an open house from noon to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2. The animal hospital is owned and operated by Dr. Ashley Munro. It ...

Property management company celebrates new identity

LOCK HAVEN — One Focus Property Management, formerly Fish Property Management, will host a grand opening and ribbon cutting event at their Lock Haven location to celebrate their new identity. The event, from 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, at One Focus Property Management, 220 N. Jay St., Lock ...

Bob Thompson completes training with IRA experts

LOCK HAVEN — Bob Thompson of Diversified Asset Planners, Inc. and J. W. Cole Financial, Inc. completed his semiannual training with America’s IRA Experts at Ed Slott and Company, LLC in Dallas, Texas on Sept. 19-21. The workshop, which was attended by members of Ed Slott’s Master ...

PSECU announced new vice president, head of internal audit

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s largest credit union, PSECU, announced the promotion of Nicholas Huntington to its executive leadership team today. In the newly created Vice President, Head of Internal Audit position, Huntington will lead the credit union’s Internal Audit Services Department ...

Jon Conklin elected chairman of Pa. Association of Community Bankers

WILLIAMSPORT — Jon Conklin, President and CEO of Woodlands Bank was elected the 2019-2020 Chairman for the Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers (PACB). Conklin took over the chairmanship at the PACB Convention held in Colorado Springs, CO. He has been the President and CEO of ...

The first step for starting a small business

WILLIAMSPORT — Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing ...

Avenue 209 installs its own coffee bean roaster

By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — Something new has come to Avenue 209 Coffee House at 209 Bellefonte Ave. The shop recently purchased a coffee bean roaster to provide fresh coffee to its patrons in house. “I want it to take our coffee to the next level because we ...

Workshop on social media strategies for small businesses

LOCK HAVEN — Back by popular demand on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 1 - 4 p.m. Lock Haven Small Business Development Center will be hosting a workshop on Social Media Strategies for Small Businesses. Topics that will be covered are: — What are the basics for creating a social media ...

Taylor Leitzell joins Diversified Asset Planners

LOCK HAVEN —Taylor Leitzell has joined his father, Don Leitzell, and other members of the Diversified Asset Planners family as a financial planner. Taylor will be working both in State College with his father, and in Lock Haven alongside Bob Thompson. Taylor is ready to help people ...

Walmart supports Millbrook Playhouse

PHOTO PROVIDED The Walmart Superstore outside of Mill Hall has made a donation of $2,500 to Millbrook Playhouse in support of the professional stock theatre’s productions and education and outreach. On hand for the check presentaton were, from left, Steph Cross and Lynne Karstetter, ...

Clinton County man promoted to Commercial Loan Officer at Woodlands

WILLIAMSPORT — Woodlands Bank is proud to announce and welcome Tim Bennett to their Commercial Lending Team. He joins the organization as a Commercial Loan Officer. Tim is an area native and currently resides in Clinton County with his wife and three children. He brings 17 years of ...

Bald Eagle Beer to showcase renovations

LOCK HAVEN — Those who buy their beverage needs at Bald Eagle Distributors Inc., 20 N. Grove St., Lock Haven will notice big changes to the old retail warehouse. Renovations that have been going on all summer were recently completed and have highlighted the historic value of the facility. ...

Workshop on Social Media Strategies for small business

LOCK HAVEN — Social media is very important for businesses. A social media presence helps to validate your brand and tells consumers that your business is active and focused on thriving communication with consumers. Back by popular demand on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 1 - 4 p.m. Lock Haven ...

Rural King to take over vacant Sears storefront at Nittany Mall

From Staff Reports STATE COLLEGE — Nittany Mall is getting a new tenant. Rural King, a farm and home department store chain based in Illinois, has signed a lease agreement to take over the spot at the mall which was formerly occupied by Sears. Following major renovations, Rural King hopes ...

Taking the first step for starting a small business

LOCK HAVEN — Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring ...