Entries by Fred Gaffney

Bloomsburg Mayoral Candidates to Share Views at Public Forum

Bloomsburg’s Mayor and another member of Council vying for that position will share their views during an upcoming candidate forum being co-hosted by The Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Bloomsburg Inc. Incumbent Bill Kreisher and Justin Hummel are the only registered candidates and will be on the Democratic ballot in the May 18th […]

Virtually Help Local Students Explore Career Paths in Our Area

Do you want to connect with Middle and High School Students to come work for you someday? Do they know what your company does?  Do they know what opportunities exist with your organization?  We are now officially recruiting businesses to participate in the 2021 Live Virtual Future Careers Expo Event.  This year the Chamber’s Foundation […]

Geisinger Partners with Local Chambers of Commerce for Meals in Spring

Geisinger has partnered with eight local chambers of commerce to launch Meals in Spring and give back to the restaurants in the community hit hard by the pandemic. As part of the program, more than 23,000 Geisinger employees can redeem a $10 meal voucher at more than 250 participating restaurants across 12 counties through June 30. […]

Member News- April 14, 2021

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Industrial Resource Center (NEPIRC) Promotes Marla Hager to Senior Business Advisor The Northeastern Pennsylvania Industrial Resource Center (NEPIRC) proudly announces the promotion of Ms. Marla Hager to the position of Senior Business Advisor. Ms. Hager joined NEPIRC in December 2016 and, since that time, has introduced small and mid-sized manufacturers throughout Luzerne […]

PA Unemployment System Poised for Long-Awaited Update

The Pennsylvania unemployment claim system will be taken offline for 2 weeks in June to update 40-year-old structure.  The new system should be more intuitive for users with a familiar web design and will allow for more self-service options, meaning there should be less need to contact unemployment center staff.  Find out the details here.