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Business

JS State Bank donates to LH Catholic School

LOCK HAVEN — Members of the Jersey Shore State Bank, Lock Haven Branch, presented a group of students from Lock Haven Catholic School and Brooke Fravel, the school’s development manager, andwith a check for $4,000. Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. is the $1.6 billion parent company of Jersey ...

US stocks rise toward records, following global tide higher

By STAN CHOE AP Business Writer NEW YORK — U.S. stocks pushed upward in early trading Friday, following a global tide higher, as a week clouded by uncertainty about progress in U.S.-China trade talks comes to a close. Chinese President Xi Jinping told a visiting U.S. business delegation ...

First Citizens supports River Valley YMCA

PHOTO PROVIDED First Citizens Community Bank made a donation of $10,000 to the River Valley YMCA. Presenting the check is Mill Hall manager Peg Shaffer with Jessica Probst, development director of the River Valley YMCA, and Lori Lohman, summer program coordinator for the YMCA.

Lackawanna County announces details of upcoming winter market

BY JEFF HORVATH The Times-Tribune, via AP SCRANTON — The annual Lackawanna Winter Market at the Globe returns to the 100 block of Wyoming Avenue next month. Commissioners Patrick O’Malley and Laureen Cummings joined other officials at a press conference inside the former Globe store ...

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 ...