• Columbia Gas plans rate hike - 03/20/2015 11:43 AM EDT
  • Local businesspeople for March 20, 2015 - 03/20/2015 11:10 AM EDT
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    (John A. Pavoncello)
    York Wallcoverings acquired by New York-based private equity firm

    03/10/2015 08:58 AM EDT
    York Wallcoverings has been acquired by New York-based private equity firm High Road Capital Partners. 
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    New antibiotic standard for McDonald's chicken
    03/05/2015 09:04 AM EST - NEW YORK — McDonald's says it plans to require chicken suppliers to stop using antibiotics important to human medicine within two years. Full Story

    INSPECTIONS
    FOOD INSPECTIONS: 3 businesses out of compliance

    The state Department of Agriculture conducts annual inspections of food-serving businesses to ensure public safety and safe food-handling practices. Full Story
    CONSUMER NEWS
    Home appraisal comes in below your sales price, now what?

    Housing market trends bode well for sellers this spring, but some may encounter hurdles even after they land a buyer. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Bil Bowden photo / The York Dispatch)
    Despite cold, organizer happy with turnout for rally in support of police

    The collection jar was a timely one. Next to the container, which at just after noon Saturday held a handful of bills of various denominations and some scratch tickets, was a picture of Sgt. Full Story
    MOST RECENT
    FOOD INSPECTIONS: 3 businesses out of compliance

    03/28/2015 09:33 AM EDT
    The state Department of Agriculture conducts annual inspections of food-serving businesses to ensure public safety and safe food-handling practices. 
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    Comcast goes social to improve customer service reputation
    03/24/2015 09:34 PM EDT - NEW YORK — Comcast is adding more social media representatives as it tries to work on its reputation for inefficient, unresponsive or just plain rude customer service. Full Story

    Columbia Gas plans rate hike
    03/20/2015 11:43 AM EDT - Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania is proposing a third rate hike in just as many years. On Thursday, the company filed its request, which would increase rates by just under 9 percent for a typical home, with the Pennsylvania Utilities Commission. Full Story

    Foreclosures, sheriff's sales drop in York County
    03/17/2015 10:33 AM EDT - Foreclosures and new sheriff's sales have continued their downward trend so far this year in York County. Full Story

    Local businesspeople for March 20, 2015
    03/20/2015 11:10 AM EDT - To submit business news for this column, email community@yorkdispatch.com. AWARDS Widener University: Angela M. Full Story

    PNC to close downtown York branch
    03/17/2015 01:09 AM EDT - The PNC Bank location at 1 W. Market St. in downtown York will close on April 17, according to Marcey Zwiebel, a spokeswoman for PNC. Full Story

    FOOD INSPECTIONS: 14 York County restaurants in compliance
    03/14/2015 12:22 PM EDT - STAFF REPORTS 505-5438/@ydbiz The state Department of Agriculture conducts annual inspections of food-serving businesses to ensure public safety and safe food-handling practices. Full Story

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    Grandma is a centerfold: Rest home bares all for calendar

    AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The stars of a charity calendar are in their 80s and 90s, but that didn't stop the men and women from an assisted living facility in Ohio from showing a little skin. Full Story
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    From Scratch: Welcome spring with greens and pasta

    Plant when the ground can be worked. I fell for this mantra on the seed packages for a couple of years until I finally wised up. Full Story
    (Patti Perret/AP)
    DreamWorks' 'Home' bests 'Get Hard' at box office with $54M

    NEW YORK (AP) — Business was brisk at the weekend box-office, where the DreamWorks animated alien adventure "Home" beat out the Will Ferrell-Kevin Hart comedy "Get Hard" with a resounding debut of $54 million, according to studio estimates Sunday. Full Story