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Thursday, September 20, 2018
A pioneer in the biology of human personality and the neurochemistry of leadership, Dr. Helen Fisher will discuss “The Neuroscience of Innovation” at 7:15 p.m., Oct. 9, in York College’s Waldner Performing Arts Center. The event, sponsored by the Chloé Eichelberger Business Education Series, is open to the public free of charge.   Drawing from her own innovation, the Fisher Temperament ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Event, Press Release
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
York College’s CCE receives additional support from Powder Mill Foundation for renovations and programmatic enhancement   York College’s Center for Community Engagement (CCE) has received support from the Powder Mill Foundation, established by Louis and Jody Appell, to renovate the unfinished second floor of the facility for community/college collaborations and to establish a fund to support the ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
  Electic Forklift Facts: Savings and Analysis    Lower cost, cleaner and more reliable electric lift trucks are preferred by the majority of the material handling industry for use in warehouses, manufacturing plants and distribution centers. In fact, over60 percent of forklifts purchased today are electric. Thanks to technological advancements such as higher-voltage, modern drive systems ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
WellSpan and Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center announce new cancer research fundProgram is expected to provide $200,000 in cancer research awards annually   As part of their ongoing clinical collaboration, WellSpan Health and Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center today announced the launch of a new cancer research grant program.   The WellSpan Health and Johns Hopkins Cancer Health Services ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, September 17, 2018
Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, dinner, silent auction and more! Your attendance will help the York County Parks raise funds for a new outdoor classroom at Nixon County Park and other projects.  Richard Louv, journalist and author of nine books, including international bestseller, “Last Child in the Woods,” will speak at the event. Buy your tickets today at supportyourparks.org.   Date: Thursday, October ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, September 17, 2018
Ronald L. Hershner, Managing Partner of Stock and Leader, LLP was honored by the York County History Center with the 2018 Heritage Profile Award.  This Award is recognition of an individual who has made a lasting and significant contribution in preserving, interpreting, promoting, researching and extending the knowledge and understanding of the history of York County.Hershner is a past Chair of ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic Alliance News, Human Interest, YCEA Members
Friday, September 14, 2018
Conrad Siegel, delivering comprehensive employee benefits and investment advisory services, welcomes Jennifer Becker to its team. As Communications Manager, she will oversee plan participant education and oversee education for retirement plan clients and their employees to improve financial wellness.    With over 15 years of experience in finance, her specialty lies in analyzing consumer ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, September 14, 2018
Southcentral Pennsylvania’s largest NICU now offers secure live video streaming of newborns to families   WellSpan York Hospital now offers a new way for parents of babies in its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) to connect with their newborn, even when they can’t be at the hospital.   WellSpan York Hospital this week launched a new system that uses a camera placed at the baby’s bedside, so ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Schaedler Yesco Distribution, Inc. (SYD) has been named one of the Best Places to Work in PA, an annual award program designed to identify, recognize, and honor the best places of employment in Pennsylvania, benefiting the state's economy, its workforce, and businesses. This is the eighth year in a row and twelfth time overall that SYD has won the esteemed award. "We take pride in being selected ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, September 13, 2018
The York County Economic Alliance (YCEA) is incredibly excited for a historic announcement. Yesterday, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Governor Wolf and his Administration, along with our county’s delegation of state representatives and senators announced 19.4 million in Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) funding to projects within York County.  RACP is a ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Maj. Gen. Kurt J. Ryan, a Hanover native, York College graduate and Deputy Chief of Staff, U.S. Army Forces Command, will discuss his career of service at 7 p.m., Oct. 2, in the College’s Waldner Performing Arts Center. His talk, which will be followed by a question-and-answer session moderated by Prof. David Fyfe, is open to the public free of charge and is part of the College’s ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 13, 2018
The York County Economic Alliance and Downtown Inc proudly announce they have forged a strategic affiliation designed to bring greater prosperity to all of York County, including Downtown York. Both organizations have agreed to a strategic affiliation that will combine the resources of two of York County’s most dynamic economic development organizations. Downtown Inc and the YCEA will each ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Event, Press Release
Monday, September 10, 2018
  GRIT Marketing Group, an advertising and communications firm with offices in York and Lancaster, Pennsylvania, has named the York County Food Bank (YCFB) the recipient of the agency’s fall 2018 grant. The $5,000 grant will aid the YCFB in rebranding the nonprofit and expanding the organization’s reach and recognition throughout York County.  “We are honored to receive this grant from a ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, September 10, 2018
WellSpan York Hospital is the only hospital in the region to attain ELSO’s gold status for excellence in life support   WellSpan York Hospital has received international recognition for its life-saving treatment of adult patients with acute heart or lung failure.   The hospital has received the “Gold Level ELSO Award for Excellence in Life Support” by Extracorporeal Life Support Organization ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Monday, September 10, 2018
Wagman Construction, Inc. Strengthens Team with Strategic Promotion and New Hires  Wagman Construction announces the promotion of Mark Morrow to director of operations and welcomes James Weber as director of preconstruction and Jim Paschke as project executive.   “We have bolstered our leadership team, further strengthening Wagman’s ability to provide exceptional preconstruction and construction ...read more
Categories: New Hire, Press Release
Wednesday, September 05, 2018
 SportsRadio 1350 WOYK and the York County Economic Alliance (YCEA) will match up hiring companies and local career seekers next month when the two organizations partner again to present their Career Fair on October 11 at PeoplesBank Park in downtown York. More than 60 area companies are expected to take part in the Career Fair from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. that Thursday. They range from staffing ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Wagman Construction has completed construction of the new York Academy Upper School.  Located at 2 West Hamilton Avenue in downtown York, Pa., just one block from Wagman Construction’s office, the 65,000 square-foot school stands adjacent to the Codorus Creek on the former site of the Pensupreme dairy complex. In the summer of 2017, demolition and site work began, followed by construction which ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Robert Carson fired eight magnificent innings in a 3-0 combined shutout victory for the York Revolution on Thursday night against the New Britain Bees at New Britain Stadium. The Revs take two of three in the series, and have also won five of their last six, seven of their last ten, and nine of their last 13 ballgames, returning home to open a seven-game homestand on Friday night. Carson (9-6) ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Amy joined the McConkey team in August 2018 and came to us with more than 12 years’ insurance experience, primarily with employee benefits. Prior to insurance, she worked in the mortgage banking industry. Originally from the Philadelphia area, Amy now lives in York with her husband, Tom, and their pets. She describes herself as a “gym rat”, spending roughly ten hours every week there. She also ...read more
Categories: New Hire, Press Release
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
The York Revolution put up 12 runs on 18 hits in a 12-0 win over the Long Island Ducks on Friday night at PeoplesBank Park. It’s the Revs’ second straight shutout win as they move to a season-high five games over .500 at 58-53. The Revs jumped on Ducks starter Matt Larkins for three runs in the bottom of the first to go up 3-0. Telvin Nash brought the first run home with a bloop RBI single to ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
The York Revolution continued to push their way back into the Atlantic League's playoff picture, edging out a dramatic 3-2 win over the Long Island Ducks on Saturday night at PeoplesBank Park. The Revs have taken the first two games of their series with the Ducks and are a season-high six games over .500 at 59-53, going for a second consecutive home series sweep on Sunday at 1 p.m. The Ducks ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
The York Revolution’s bid for a three-game sweep came up short in a 7-3 loss to the Long Island Ducks on Sunday afternoon at PeoplesBank Park. The Ducks got to Revs starter Logan Williamson with a run in the top of the first. Jordany Valdespin, who doubled to right-center to lead off the game, scored from third on a wild pitch to make it 1-0. Long Island added three more runs in the fourth to go ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release
Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Our York Media announced today the addition of Anthony Machcinski as a Content Developer to help the all-digital media outlet expand on its good news community coverage.   “We admire the contributions Anthony has made to York,” says Rebecca Hanlon, President of Our York Media. “He brings his talent for storytelling and a heart for the community – two attributes we believe can help us in our ...read more
Categories: New Hire, Press Release
Thursday, August 30, 2018
The York Revolution saw their season-high-tying four-game winning streak snapped with a 10-3 loss to the New Britain Bees on Wednesday night at New Britain Stadium. York struck early as Alonzo Harris dropped down a bunt single to lead off the game. After a steal of second, Harris advanced to third before scoring on a passed ball for the game's first run. The Revs were unable to make it a big ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release
Thursday, August 30, 2018
RKL Wealth Management LLC, a subsidiary of RKL LLP, is pleased to announce that David M. Morais, CFP®, has joined the firm as a Senior Wealth Advisor.   In his new role, Morais will to deliver highly personalized advice that helps clients achieve their financial goals. He specializes in financial, estate and legacy planning for high net worth and ultra-high net worth individuals and families. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, New Hire
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Leadership York is pleased to announce and welcome Rabiya Khan as its new Alumni & Development Coordinator. As the Alumni & Board Development Coordinator, Rabiya coordinates and implements alumni engagement and fundraising activities as well as oversees marketing and communication strategies. In addition, she works alongside Wilda Alessi to coordinate and facilitate board development programming ...read more
Categories: Press Release, New Hire
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Tim Ames has announced he plans to retire as President and CEO in February 2019.   Heritage Valley Federal Credit Union President and Chief Executive Officer Tim Ames will retire on February 1, 2019 after 17 years at Heritage Valley Federal Credit Union, 15 of them as President and CEO.  He led the credit union through the great recession and was able to grow the credit union’s assets from $52 ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Join us on October 11 at Peoplesbank Park, home of the 2017 Atlantic League champions, for the Annual York Career Fair! This career fair will be an opportunity to connect with job seekers and over 60 employers in this mid day event.   YCEA is proud to organize this countywide event for a second year in partnership with the York Revolution, WOYK Radio, State Representatives Carol Hill Evans, Kate ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, Event, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Join fellow members of the York County CVB at the York Fairgrounds for an evening of networking on September 12! Light refreshments will be provided in the Verandah Room from 4-6 p.m. RSVPs must be received by September 10 to participate in the networking event, receive free admission and parking to the York Fair as well as two FREE tickets to "American Idol Live!" that evening. What: York Fair ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Promotion
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Categories: Event, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Barley Snyder is pleased to announce that partner Katherine Betz Kravitz has transitioned into a new role as chair of the firm’s Health Law Industry Group.   Kravitz succeeds partner Chris Churchill, who stepped down from the post to concentrate on Barley Snyder’s new Senior Living Industry Group. Churchill is the chair of that group, which formed earlier this year.   The Health Law Industry ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Friday night will be a big sports night in downtown York, with both the York Revolution and the William Penn High School Bearcats football team battling it out. But despite Small Athletic Field parking being unavailable, Revolution officials assured baseball fans there will be plenty of parking options for the team’s 6:30 p.m. game against the Long Island Ducks. Through an agreement with the ...read more
Categories: Event, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Logan Williamson earned his sixth victory of the season and the York Revolution tied a season-high with a fourth straight win overall, taking the opener of a three-game series against the New Britain Bees, 8-6 on Tuesday evening at New Britain Stadium. Williamson came up big for the Revs early in the game, working out of a bases loaded, one-out jam in the first by striking out Jonathan Galvez and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Event
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
ROCK Commercial Real Estate, an industry leader in South Central Pennsylvania, has hired Stacey Ankrum as Project Coordinator.  Prior to joining ROCK, Ankrum spent two years with The Manor Group in York, Pennsylvania, serving as Property and Leasing Manager, and has been a licensed real estate agent since 2016.  Ankrum will support ROCK’s brokerage and property management teams with administrative ...read more
Categories: New Hire, Press Release
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education, Promotion
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Promotion, Community, Event, Press Release
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Last week, McConkey Insurance & Benefits donated a variety of school supplies to Jackson School in the York City School District after hosting an employee back-to-school drive at their York office. Among other items, McConkey’s Tim Kotula Community Outreach Committee collected dry erase markers, pencil boxes, crayons, tissues, glue sticks, and erasers for the school, which is attended by students ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Leadership York is pleased to announce that the organization has elected four new members to its board of directors; their terms began in July 2018. Each new member was carefully selected because of their commitment to servant leadership and unique expertise professionally and within the York community. Joining the board are: Aaron Kveragas, LTP 16, Vice President, Business Banking Officer at ...read more
Categories: Press Release, New Hire
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
September and October Events for Steam Into History 9/1-Mark Twain on the Glen Rock Express at 11:30, 1:00 & 2:30 The American literary icon who wrote “Huckleberry Finn” and “Tom Sawyer,” is only sometimes remembered today as Sam Clemens. To the public in his day, and still today, he was and is Mark Twain – a successful writer, noted lecturer, and humorist. Twain is accompanied by his good ...read more
Categories: Event, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
MURPHY AND DITTENHAFER ARCHITECTS ANNOUNCES PROMOTION OF JONATHAN TAUBE TO ASSOCIATEMurphy and Dittenhafer Architects today announced the promotion of architect Jonathan Taube to associate.“Murphy and Dittenhafer allows young architects to try on many different hats, rather than just being a draftsman,” Taube said. “You can do research, become a lead project designer, and market to the client. ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Promotion
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
YORK TRADITIONS BANK NAMES TWO NEW BANK DIRECTORS  YORK, Pa., August 28, 2018 -- York Traditions Bank (OTC Pink: YRKB) has announced that it will welcome two new Bank Directors at its October Board meeting, reflecting the organization’s continued growth and strategic vision for long-term success. The Board approved their nomination at its August meeting.  “Eric Menzer and Kevin Schreiber lead by ...read more
Categories: Economic, YCEA Members, Community, Press Release, Economic Alliance News
Monday, August 27, 2018
Propelled by its focus on driving real results for businesses and organizations, professional services leader RKL LLP stands as the nation’s 67thlargest accounting firm.   Leading industry publication INSIDE Public Accounting (IPA) ranked RKL number 67 on the 2018 installment of its annual “Top 100 Firms” roundup. This ranking is based on RKL’s 10.4 percent growth. RKL first entered the IPA Top ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
The York Revolution scored 10 runs through the first four innings and held on for a 10-8 win to sweep the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs on Sunday afternoon in front of 4,037 fans at PeoplesBank Park. It was the Revs’ fifth win on their seven-game homestand. They move to 55-52 on the season and 23-21 in the second half. The Revs jumped on Blue Crabs starter David Wayne Russo for three runs in the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
John W. Bailey President of Bailey Coach announced the motorcoach drivers  of the year awards at the driver safety meeting held on Tuesday August 21, 2018.   Bailey Coach recognizes their drivers in Gold, Silver and Bronze categories the awards are based on safe driving practices based on many factors provided by their insurance company that monitors each trip the driver drives during the past ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
Mitch Atkins fired seven shutout innings to lead the York Revolution to a 5-0 win over the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs on Friday night at PeoplesBank Park. It’s the Revs’ ninth shutout win this season and third win on their current seven-game homestand. The game was a pitcher’s duel from the start between Atkins and Southern Maryland right-hander Brett Marshall. Atkins struck out the side in the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc., general contractor for the I-95 Southbound Rappahannock River Crossing Project, participated in a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday, August 22 with Virginia Governor, Ralph Northam, and Virginia Secretary of Transportation, Shannon Valentine, among others.    The $101.6 million design-build project was awarded to Wagman Heavy Civil, Inc. in December 2017 by the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
Are you bold enough… To be a child protective services caseworker?   The York County Office of Children, Youth & Families will hold a public information session on Monday, Sept. 17, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the York County Administrative Center at 28 E. Market St. York, PA 17401.  The informational session will be held in the third floor conference room of the county’s Administrative Center.  Do ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, August 27, 2018
Wagman, Inc. sponsored its fourth annual Can-Struction contest over the summer. Offices and jobsites were broken into teams and invited to collect canned goods and other non-perishable food items for local charities. On the last day of the drive, teams had 90 minutes to construct the donations into sculptures. In total, the company donated 3,118 pounds of food.    Photos of the sculptures were ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release
Friday, August 24, 2018
Barley Snyder is pleased to announce it has hired John M. Quain Jr. as its newest attorney.   Quain – who goes by “J.” – is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group of the firm and will be based out of its new Harrisburg office. Prior to joining Barley Snyder, Quain worked as the lead litigator at the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, within the governor’s Office ...read more
Categories: Press Release, New Hire, YCEA Members
Friday, August 24, 2018
The York Revolution had the winning run at the plate in the bottom of the ninth but fell short in a frustrating 6-4 loss to the Lancaster Barnstormers on Thursday night at PeoplesBank Park. The Revs go back to .500 at 52-52 on the season after splitting the four-game series with the Stormers.   Trayvon Robinson hit an RBI single off Revs starter Carl Brice to put the Barnstormers up 1-0 in the ...read more
Categories: Press Release, YCEA Members
Friday, August 24, 2018
  Buchart Horn Architects Acquires Celli-Flynn Brennan Architects and Planners Buchart Horn Architects, a division of Buchart Horn, a full-service, international engineering and architectural firm based in York, Pennsylvania, is proud to announce the acquisition of Celli-Flynn Brennan Architects and Planners, a firm based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As a part of the acquisition, Celli-Flynn ...read more
Categories: YCEA Members, Press Release
Friday, August 24, 2018
Emmy-Award winner and consistent champion for underrepresented groups Soledad O’Brien will speak at York College’s Waldner Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. on Sept. 12. Free tickets to her talk, “Facing History: Why Real Stories of Real People Matter in the Public Record,” can be reserved from at http://ycptickets.universitytickets.com/user_pages/event_listings.asp   O’Brien’s talk introduces a ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, YCEA Members, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
TUESDAY’S REVOLUTION-BARNSTORMERS GAME POSTPONED Make-Up Scheduled as Part of Wednesday Doubleheader Tonight’s York Revolution game against the Lancaster Barnstormers has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game will be made up on Wednesday, August 22, when the Revolution and Barnstormers will play two seven-inning games in a single-admission doubleheader at PeoplesBank Park. Game ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Kelly Salla has joinedBerkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty as a REALTOR® and member of The Joines Troupe Team. Her team members include Monti Joines and Donna Troupe.   “I chose Homesale Realty because I love how well the company takes care of their agents, from the amazing education to the wonderful benefits within the company,” Kelly stated when asked why she chose this ...read more
Categories: YCEA Members, Press Release, New Hire
Tuesday, December 05, 2017
YORK, Pa. – Bold Creative Media, LLC is telling the stories of York County companies and organizations, and the international marketing world is taking notice. Bold Creative Media received six MarCom Awards from the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (ACMP) for their video creations. “We take a tremendous amount of pride in pushing for the best results for our clients, ...read more
Categories: Press Release, YCEA Members