EXPORT, Pa., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Leybold, the world's oldest vacuum pump manufacturer, is excited to announce the relocation of their Export, PA North American Headquarters. "Export Pennsylvania has been our home for 40 years" states Renee Nauyokas , CFO and Business Controller for Leybold North America. "It was important to us to stay local, as many of our employees come from our neighboring communities". With that in mind, the company chose their new headquarters location just under a mile from their existing location. Effective March 3(rd), 2020 Leybold will move to 6005 Enterprise Drive, Export, PA. All phone numbers will remain the same.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Presser Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of seventy-three new multi- and single-year grantees for Advancement of Music. These grants, totaling $823,500 are in addition to $205,000 in existing multi-year grants to seven outstanding music organizations. Advancement of Music provides general operating support to music presenting, music performing and music education organizations in the Greater Philadelphia Area.
NORRISTOWN — In the wake of the firings of the two top leaders in the Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office, county officials said they are “wholly committed” to supporting the office and support justice reform.
LANGHORNE, Pa., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Langhorne's new fitness & wellness center, Remede Wellness by Fit365, will be officially opening its doors to the community this weekend, with a grand opening kickoff event.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI) today announced that Joseph Coradino, Chief Executive Officer, and Mario Ventresca, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will lead a presentation at the Citi 2020 Global Property CEO Conference in Hollywood, Florida.
Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, the front-runner for the Democratic nomination for president, is praised by his admirers for being consistent. He’s been saying the same things for 40 years, they explain — as if this is an obvious compliment. I think that’s kind of weird.
BLUE BELL, Pa. and POTTSTOWN, Pa., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Achieving the Dream has named Montgomery County Community College as a 2019 Leader College of Distinction for its work in achieving new, higher student outcomes and narrowing equity gaps. MCCC is one of only 11 community colleges in the country to receive this prominent recognition.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kehoe Law Firm, P.C. is investigating potential securities claims on behalf of investors that purchased the securities of Gulfport Energy Corporation ("Gulfport Energy" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: GPOR).
WEST BRANDYWINE—Chester County leaders alongside state lawmakers partook in a legislative question-and-answer forum with the public Friday morning at Pope John Paul II Regional Catholic Elementary School.
ERIE, Pa., Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- If you never thought a stay-at-home parent needed life insurance, you might want to think again. Because in addition to being full-time caregivers, stay-at-home parents are also chefs, housekeepers, tutors, chauffeurs and more. That's a lot of responsibilities that demands life insurance protection.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) today announced the redemption on March 12, 2020 of all of the outstanding Senior Floating Rate Notes due March 12, 2021 issued by PNC Bank, National Association in the amount of $1,100,000,000 (CUSIP 69353RFM5). The securities have an original scheduled maturity date of March 12, 2021. The redemption price will be equal to $1,000 per $1,000 in principal amount, plus any accrued and unpaid interest to the redemption date of March 12, 2020.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- WESCO International, Inc. (NYSE: WCC), a leading provider of electrical, industrial, and communications MRO and OEM products, construction materials, and advanced supply chain management and logistics services, today announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 ("HSR Act"), as amended, in connection with its previously announced merger with Anixter International Inc., expired at 11:59 p.m. ET on February 26, 2020. The expiration of the HSR Act waiting period satisfies one of the conditions to the closing of the proposed transaction, which remains subject to other customary closing conditions, including receipt of Anixter stockholder approval and other regulatory approvals.
Local lawmakers on Wednesday announced that area school districts have received funding through Pennsylvania’s School Safety and Security Grant Program.
WASHINGTON (TNS) — Amid growing concerns about both the economic and health impacts of the rapidly spreading coronavirus, appropriators are rushing to draft an emergency spending package that could provide upward of $6 billion in aid.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Centric Bank is recognizing high school participants and winners of the bank's second annual "Lights, Camera, Save!" video contest. Fifteen students showcased creative, digital, and storytelling talents in each of their videos on the importance of saving money. The students represented high schools from Centric Bank service areas in Bucks, Chester, Dauphin, and Montgomery counties.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- FS KKR Capital Corp. (NYSE: FSK), a leading publicly traded business development company focused on providing customized credit solutions to private middle market U.S. companies, announced its financial and operating results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2019, and that its board of directors has declared a first quarter 2020 regular distribution totaling $0.19 per share.
ERIE, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Erie Indemnity Company (NASDAQ: ERIE) today announced financial results for the full year and quarter ending December 31, 2019. Net income was $316.8 million, or $6.06 per diluted share, in 2019, compared to $288.2 million, or $5.51 per diluted share, in 2018. Net income was $59.6 million, or $1.14 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2019, compared to $62.3 million, or $1.19 per diluted share, in the fourth quarter of 2018.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty Over Ten, an industry-leading SaaS company, today announced a partnership with Riskalyze, which enables advisors to pinpoint an investor's Risk Number(®) in an effort to build a portfolio containing an appropriate amount of risk. Through this new integration, Twenty Over Ten's Lead Pilot customers will be able to seamlessly deliver tailored content to clients based on a pre-determined risk tolerance score.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Riverview Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: RIVE) today declared a cash dividend of $0.075 per share for the first quarter of 2020. The dividend is payable March 31, 2020 to shareholders of record as of March 13, 2020.
LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced its participation in the Signing Ceremony of Key Foreign Investment Projects in Pudong, Shanghai held on 25 February. At the event, the company signed an agreement to further its investment in this emerging region and reinforce and extend its long-term commitment to the China market.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Uplifting Athletes, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization that inspires the Rare Disease Community with hope through the power of sport, announced plans today for the third annual Young Investigator Draft, presented by CSL Behring, taking place on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Lincoln Financial Field, home of the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League (NFL).
BERWYN, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Brinker Capital, a leading investment management company focused on multi-asset class investing, today announced the launch of its Behavioral Insights series, a three-part visual guide designed to provide financial advisors with a better understanding of how an individual's behavior impacts their investing philosophy.
A scheduled hearing in the dispute between Center Township leaders and a former member of the board of supervisors over a garage built on an alley in the Kunkle Development has been postponed until sometime in the spring.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Few expect to find inspiration while peering into a computer network server closet overcrowded with proprietary, single-purpose devices.
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodlands Financial Services Company (the "Company") (OTC Pink: WDFN) today announced the initiation of a stock repurchase program under which the Company may repurchase up to 10% of the Company's outstanding shares of common stock, or approximately 154,300 shares, in the open market, in accordance with all applicable securities laws and regulations, including Rule 10b-18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The extent to which the Company repurchases its shares, and the timing of such repurchases, will depend upon a variety of factors, including market conditions, regulatory requirements and other corporate considerations, as determined by management. The repurchase program may be suspended or discontinued at any time. Jon P. Conklin, President of the Company, stated that "we believe, at current levels the repurchase of shares of our common stock is an appropriate use of our capital. Our repurchase program could potentially enhance shareholder value in the Company by increasing return on equity and net income per share." The Company expects to appoint D.A. Davidson & Co. as its independent repurchasing agent to repurchase shares of its common stock on its behalf.
BRYN MAWR, Pa. and NEW DELHI, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Graphite GTC, the leading global No-Code software development platform, is a US-based company, which enables entrepreneurs and established businesses to develop full-scale enterprise class applications 4-5x faster with uncompromised security. The Company is pleased to share that it has been named Title Sponsor of the IIT-Delhi Tryst Tech Fest 2020. 'Tryst2020,' the largest technical festival in north India, is expected to attract over 60,000 visitors to the Indian Institute of Technology - Delhi (IIT-D) campus in New Delhi, India during the March 6-8(th) weekend event.
BOLOGNA, Italy and HUNTINGDON VALLEY, Pa., Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Menarini Silicon Biosystems, the pioneer of liquid biopsy and rare cell technologies, announced today that it is developing several new products that could help advance precision medicine research by expanding the capabilities and applications of its CELLSEARCH and DEPArray technologies, for rare cells isolation and single cell analysis.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds, today reported net income attributable to Koppers for the fourth quarter of $20.6 million, or $0.96 per diluted share compared to net loss of $2.6 million, or $(0.13) per diluted share in the prior year quarter. The fourth quarter benefited from a one-time deferred tax benefit of $14.9 million, or a favorable impact of $0.70 per diluted share, related to a legal entity restructuring in the Netherlands.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds, today announced plans to enter the copper naphthenate wood preservative market. This approach is consistent with its strategy to grow its presence in wood preservation markets. Koppers is actively evaluating opportunities to develop in-house manufacturing capabilities of copper naphthenate to further its vertical integration business model. In addition, the company may also consider entering into supply arrangements with one or more source(s), as appropriate.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT) today announced financial and operational performance results for the fourth quarter and year-end 2019, as well as the successful renegotiation of its contractual midstream rates with EQM Midstream Partners, LP (EQM) and the exchange of 50% of its equity stake in Equitrans Midstream Corporation (ETRN).
NORRISTOWN — The top two leaders in the Montgomery County Public Defender’s Office were abruptly fired by county officials on Wednesday during a shakeup that sent shockwaves throughout the courthouse.
WEST CHESTER — A statewide grand jury is reportedly investigating the overtime payments made to a former deputy in the Chester County Sheriff’s Office that is the heart of a move by the county’s fiscal watchdog to recover more than $67,000 paid to the deputy over a three-year period, an attorney with the county Controller's Office said Wednesday.
NORRISTOWN — A Norristown man convicted twice and sentenced to death three times for the alleged 1980 murder of his ex-girlfriend in Norristown says he wants "a fair” retrial now that a federal appellate judge overturned his previous conviction.
CURWENSVILLE — Curwensville Borough Council opted to send a proposed vacant property ordinance to the borough’s solicitor for review and comment.
HARRISBURG — With two months to go until Pennsylvania’s April 28 primary election, Democratic congressional candidates Eugene DePasquale and Tom Brier held their first major face-to-face discussion Tuesday night.
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) announced today that its reported net income attributable to UHS was $245.2 million, or $2.79 per diluted share, during the fourth quarter of 2019 as compared to $158.1 million, or $1.70 per diluted share, during the comparable quarter of 2018. Net revenues increased 5.1% to $2.896 billion during the fourth quarter of 2019 as compared to $2.754 billion during the fourth quarter of 2018.
READING, Pa., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Reading Truck Group announced today that it acquired substantially all of the assets of Action Fabrication & Truck Equipment Inc. and its affiliates (Action). Action, a current Reading distributor, is a well-established regional manufacturer and upfitter of service utility truck bodies and specialty truck equipment bodies, with facilities located in Tarpon Springs, Florida. With the addition of Action, the number of Reading's distribution and upfitting sites increases to 12 facilities nationwide.
WAYNE, Pa., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolve IP®, the world's leading provider of Purpose-Built® cloud solutions, today announced that its hosted unified communications solution has been deployed in 37 countries and over 75,000 hotel rooms and suites making it one of the world's largest providers of enterprise-quality hosted communications for the hospitality industry.
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Houghton (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.385 per share, payable on April 30, 2020, to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 16, 2020.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After securing national distribution at Wal-Mart in 2019, La Colombe is continuing its aggressive growth strategy by capturing national distribution for its popular Draft Latte -- a first-of-its-kind, ready-to-drink texturized coffee beverage that delivers the full taste and texture of a true cold latte - at Kroger and Walgreens in the first quarter on 2020.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The national plaintiffs' law firm Berger Montague is pleased to announce that one of its Managing Shareholders, Shanon J. Carson, has been appointed by Judge Brian R. Martinotti of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey to serve as Co-Lead Counsel in the Allergan BIOCELL Textured Breast Implant Products Liability Litigation, No. 2:19-md-02921, MDL No. 2921 (D.N.J.).
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Prodigo Solutions is a healthcare technology company that improves provider's financial control and reduces supply chain cost. Prodigo values its clients and the growth of every relationship it builds, so evaluating outcomes and savings is a prominent activity to ensuring the success of each client.
VALLEY FORGE, Pa., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In a report released today, Vanguard researchers present results from a new survey that examines investor expectations for U.S. stock returns, GDP growth rates, and bond returns. Citing data obtained during a series of surveys issued to Vanguard retail clients and 401(k) participants, Investor expectations: A new survey revealed investors assigned a 72% probability of conventional equity market returns (defined as a one-year return ranging from -10% to 30%), and anticipated one-year stock market returns of roughly 5%.
State Rep. Tim Hennessey, R-26th, of North Coventry, has agreed to cosponsor two bills in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives to establish an independent redistricting commission to draw state legislative and congressional district lines.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kehoe Law Firm, P.C. is investigating potential securities claims on behalf of shareholders of Tupperware Brands Corporation ("Tupperware" or the "Company") (NYSE: TUP) resulting from allegations that Tupperware may have issued materially misleading business information to the investing public.
GLEN MILLS, Pa., Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Axalta (NYSE: AXTA), a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, today announced that they joined I-CAR's Sustaining Partner Program in North America, effective January 1, 2020. Axalta's participation in the program offers Refinish students more accessible and affordable training, either virtually or in-person, at any of Axalta's Learning and Development Centers, while earning platinum I-CAR credit at no charge from the accreditor. The program delivers relevant education and solutions to the industry, assisting technicians with future employment opportunities and giving them the knowledge to provide customers with safe and skillful repairs.