Clelebrating Women Entrepreneurs: Terry Wise

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By Claire Marangelli Terry Wise, officer at Wise Solutions Inc., provides a specialized contract engineering service to manufacturers. This industrial automation engineering company is based in Northeast Pennsylvania and provides automating, programming, (read more)

Hazleton receives $1 million for downtown development

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By Sam Galski The city of Hazleton received a $1 million state grant that will pay for renovating an arts center, city park and three other buildings that were targeted in a revitalization plan developed for the downtown business district, a pair of state (read more)

Focus on Hazleton

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By Dave Gardner Hazleton, the mountain-top coal town which enjoyed prosperity from various industries but also endured modern ethnic conflict, now appears to be a picture of evolving partnerships. The city’s population, which exceeded 25,000 during the 20 (read more)

Sovereign Commercial Services offers many services and varied positions in one company

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By Phil Yacuboski Clarks Summit-based Sovereign Commercial Services LLC has a growing base of clientele who have come to rely on their reputation and quality to make a clean commercial space a big priority. Sovereign Commercial Services LLC began under a (read more)

Pa. unemploment rate at 5.8% in October

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In November, Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry released its employment situation report for October 2016. Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate was up one-tenth of a percentage point from September to 5.8 percent. Pennsylvania’s civilian labor force (read more)

Retailers made Black Friday irrestible

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Strong deals and promotions encouraged more consumers to shop over the holiday weekend. More than 154 million consumers shopped over Thanksgiving weekend, up from 151 million shoppers in 2015, according to the annual Thanksgiving weekend results survey re (read more)

ESSA commemorates 100th anniversary: donates $580,000 to three local charities

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To celebrate its 100th anniversary, ESSA Bank & Trust held a centennial gala last month at its corporate headquarters in Stroudsburg. To commemorate the occasion, the ESSA Bank & Trust Foundation donated $580,000 in cumulative grants to three local charit (read more)

Tech 2017: The best gadgets and gizmos

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By Dave Gardner As new gizmos and gadgets arrive in the retail market with accelerating technology, several of these recent “tools” have been singled out by NEPA tech wizards as particularly noteworthy. Kris Jones, founder and CEO of LSEO, named the iPhon (read more)


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Misericordia adding two new programs

Misericordia University in Dallas is introducing a bachelor of science degree program and minor in statistics beginning with the fall 2017 semester in response to rapid advances in technology, the growing reliance on quantitative research, and demand in t (read more)