Entries by Fred Gaffney

Is Your Insurance Investment Maximized?

From ChamberChoice & Smart Business Pittsburgh Benefits costs and employee expectations continue to rise. So, the expertise offered from your benefits broker is a critical consideration. “Most employers struggle to maintain insurance coverage and a healthy financial bottom line. Historically brokers earned your business by representing the lowest price. But in today’s employee benefits landscape, […]

Restore PA Legislation Introduced; Issue Likely to Extend into Fall

From PA Chamber of Business & Industry A severance tax initiative that was introduced by the Wolf administration in February and is opposed by the PA Chamber was formally introduced as legislation last week.  Gov. Tom Wolf’s office issued a press release touting H.B. 1585 and S.B. 725 as a way to pay for numerous community projects throughout the […]

Early Learning Investment Committee Calls for $50M to be Invested

Every child deserves an equal opportunity to a quality educational foundation that will prepare them to grow, learn, and succeed. Infant and toddler brains form and grow from the millions of neural connections made every second. At no other time will the brain develop with such speed or intricacy. In fact, all later learning, behavior, […]

Welcome Back Walmart

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 […]

Member News – June 12, 2019

Local motorists are advised that Norfolk Southern Railroad Co., plans to replace the railroad crossing on Route 54 (Elysburg Road) just off the Danville-Riverside bridge in Riverside Borough. The crossing replacement is scheduled to start this Friday, June 14, at 9 a.m. Work includes removing existing concrete panels to inspect the track, and repaving. A detour will […]