Entries by Fred Gaffney

Welcome Back Econo Lodge Bloomsburg

More than 400 businesses and organizations belong to the Chamber to receive benefits and support efforts to strengthen their businesses and our region. Increased membership allows us to offer additional programs and benefits, have a stronger voice in advocacy and be involved in more activities and initiatives in our communities. The Chamber welcomes its newest […]

Being Better Consumers: How to Control the Cost of Health Care Through Price Transparency

From ChamberChoice and Smart Business Pittsburgh As the cost of health care continues to rise, it is crucial for consumers to better understand the actual cost of health care and the need for greater price transparency. “After all, we practice consumerism when it comes to shopping at the grocery store, buying clothes and other products and services. We shop […]

PA Chamber to Hold Webinar on Federal Tax Reform

Since last year’s election and the new executive administration and legislators took their offices in January, one issue that has been discussed but hasn’t necessarily been at the forefront of the daily news is federal tax reform. That issue will likely be front and center soon, as congressional leaders have said they will be taking […]

Energy Savings Benefit the Bottom Line and Public Health

Improving energy efficiencies at your home and business will not only save you money, but also result in a healthier environment. Reducing the demand for traditional power generation lowers emissions of carbon dioxide, sulfur dioxide, and mercury, with tangible health benefits. Opportunities to improve efficiencies can be as simple as replacing older lighting with LED […]