Hodge Foundry, Yourga Trucking land state grants
Two Mercer County companies received state grants this week – Hodge Foundry in Hempfield Township and Yourga Trucking Inc. in Wheatland.
Myers Auto Repair rebuilds after being deflated by fire
Myers Auto Repair in Liberty Township is back in business after a devastating fire last April destroyed the shop, but picking up the pieces hasn’t been easy.
Preston acquires New Castle-area dealership
A Chevrolet dealership is returning to the New Castle area.
Business briefs from Feb. 22, 2014
Sharon OKs $20,000 loan for kitchen store
FNB closes deal in Md.
Hermitage-based FNB Corp. said Tuesday the company completed its purchase of BCSB Bancorp Inc. in the Baltimore area.
Nominations sought for Athena Leadership awards
Nominations for prospective recipients of the second annual Lawrence/Mercer County Athena Leadership Award and the Athena Young Professional Leadership Award are being accepted by the Community Foundation of Western PA and Eastern OH.
Mercer County’s 10th graders get to attend Career Fair
Mercer County 10th graders will get the chance to learn about the variety of career possibilities in this area when they attend the Business & Industry Career Fair organized in part by the Shenango Valley Chamber and funded by an OH-Penn Pathways to Competitiveness Grant administered by West Central Job Partnership.
Kelly hosts tax filing town hall meeting
U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly, a member of the House Ways and Means Committee, will host a special toll-free telephone town hall meeting from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday for constituents of the 3rd Congressional District to communicate with a liaison from the Internal Revenue Service on the basics of filing individual income taxes.
Tourist agency approves funding 3 local projects
VisitMercerCountyPA, the official tourist promotion agency for Mercer County, said Wednesday the organization approved a total of $60,000 in funding for three projects designed to draw tourists to the area.
Flynn’s Tire unveils new order processing center
Flynn’s Tire Wholesale said Tuesday it opened a new order processing call center located at its corporate office in Shenango Township.
Free tax help
Free income tax preparation assistance is available locally through April 10 through the Tax-Aide/Tax Counseling for the Elderly program.
Dunder named ‘Realtor of the Year’
The Greater Mercer County Association of Realtors has announced that their 2013 “Realtor of the Year” is Peggy Dunder, a Realtor with Best Real Estate in Hermitage.
Free local tax-preparation sites to open next week
Mercer County’s annual Tax-Aide/Tax Counseling for the Elderly will open six sites next week.
On the Move from Jan. 26, 2014
Burt joins PNC Wealth Management
People and Places from Jan. 26, 2014
Goldberg presents keynote address
Pataki has book review published
Perkins co-edits volume of letters
Lind invited as conductor for choral festivals
Ade’s Christmas play staged in Pittsburgh
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