PITTSBURGH, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2019.
Chester County officials did not show that it would suffer “irreparable injury” if Sunoco is allowed to continue its work installing part of the controversial Mariner East 2 pipeline project on two county-owned properties, thus failing to prove it needs an emergency injunction against the work, a state appeals court judge has ruled.
Save for one race replacing an outgoing Republican state representative, the majority of the contested primary races this April will be on the Democratic ballot.
DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center (PABC), a nonprofit life science incubator, was recently acknowledged in an International Business Innovation Association study as one of the most successful Biotech incubators in the country. Today, the PABC has announced the launch of an innovative sponsorship program that will provide support and services to help meet the needs of early stage Biotech companies. The program was created by and is being administered for PABC by Hatch Biofund Management LLC (Hatch), operators of an early stage life sciences venture fund formed as a companion fund to the PABC.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NetSecOPEN, the first industry organization focused on the creation of open, transparent network security performance testing standards, today announced that Cisco, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks and SonicWall are the first four security vendors to achieve certified performance results through open, standardized testing developed by NetSecOPEN and adopted by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). These achievements represent a critical milestone on the path to accurate and reliable evaluation of the real-world performance of fully configured, realistically deployed security solutions. They validate NetSecOPEN's vision of closing the gap between proprietary performance metrics and the actual observed performance of security solutions. Performance that is certified as meeting the NetSecOPEN standard enables "apples-to-apples" evaluation and realistic planning for potential customers.
SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has again been named a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator 2020 by Clarivate Analytics.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE: DKS) today announced that management will present at the BofA Securities Consumer and Retail Technology Conference on Wednesday, March 11(th) at 9:40 a.m. Eastern Time at The St. Regis Hotel in New York.
MUMBAI, India and BLUE BELL, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that Niranjan Navaratnarajah, cargo industry director for Unisys, will present at the Air Cargo India conference in Mumbai on February 26 to discuss why a fundamental cultural change is essential for the air cargo industry to remain nimble, economically viable and combat escalating physical and data security threats.
HERSHEY, Pa., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- It's finally confirmed, KIT KAT(®) Birthday Cake is coming! The launch of this new flavor marks the first time that a KIT KAT(®) Bar will include sprinkles. This new limited-edition bar is a celebration of delicious birthday cake flavored white crème and the beloved crisp wafers we know and love, accented by a colorful assortment of sprinkles. This new KIT KAT(®) Bar is available nationwide starting in April 2020.
ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute today released its annual list highlighting the most congested bottlenecks for trucks in America, and six Pennsylvania locations made the top 100.
BOYERTOWN — A presentation on "Making Your Vote Count — Redistricting Reform," will be made at the Boyertown Community Library, 24 N. Reading Ave., on Wednesday, March 4.
Senate Bill 1037 would raise the tax forgiveness ceiling from $6,500 in earnings for a single filer or $13,000 for a couple to $6,825 and $13,650, respectively.
RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantor, Inc. (NYSE: AVTR), a leading global provider of mission critical products and services to customers in the life sciences and advanced technologies & applied materials industries, announced that Michael Stubblefield, President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in Cowen and Company's 40(th) Annual Health Care Conference at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. Mr. Stubblefield is scheduled to present on Monday, March 2, 2020 at 4:50 p.m. (ET). The live webcast can be accessed on the Investors section of the company's website at www.avantorsciences.com.
A water tower with the school logo is seen May 31, 2019, from the campus of West Chester University in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The school is part of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- VisiQuate Inc. announced that the University of Chicago Medicine has finalized a multi-year agreement with VisiQuate to deploy advanced analytics. This nationally recognized four-hospital academic medical center will use the capabilities of VisiQuate Denials Management Analytics and Revenue Management Analytics to optimize financial performance and drive revenue cycle yield improvement and cost optimization.
ALTOONA, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheetz, one of America's fastest growing, family-owned and operated convenience store chains, is pleased to announce it once again has been named one of the 2020 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work® and Fortune magazine. This list, now in its 23rd year, recognizes companies that have exceptional workplace cultures. Sheetz was ranked 80th on this year's list.
SCRANTON, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys for current and former Scranton School District (SSD) employees who recently filed a Federal lawsuit against the District, are now requesting prompt public disclosure of all environmental inspection records related to unsafe levels of asbestos and lead to which employees, schoolchildren, and others have been exposed over several years, the legal team led by the law firm of Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett and Bendesky (SMBB) announced today.
NORRISTOWN, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Crazy Aaron's, the company behind world-famous Thinking Putty®, is proud to announce a new line of dough products to be released at New York Toy Fair this week. Made in the USA from wholesome, all-natural ingredients, Land of Dough play dough is sustainably handcrafted with plant-based colors, organic essential oils, and eco-friendly glitter and packaging.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AARP Pennsylvania today announced the appointment of former state Secretary of Aging and longtime senior advocate Teresa Osborne to the position of Manager of Advocacy and Outreach.
CHESTER, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Union and Subaru of America, Inc. today announced a multi-year stadium naming rights partnership in a global first for the automaker. As a part of the partnership, the home of the Union will be named Subaru Park, an 18,500-seat sports and events destination in the greater Philadelphia area. Subaru will become the official and exclusive automotive partner of the Philadelphia Union. Additionally, the two companies have jointly made a commitment to the greater Philadelphia community that will produce a series of charitable programs as an extension of the Subaru Love Promise vision.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PEEPS®, the number one non-chocolate Easter candy brand[*], is debuting new and delicious confections sure to excite fans who include candy in their Easter baskets and holiday traditions. The quintessential Easter candy brand continues to expand its lineup of trending food and merchandise products, encouraging fans to express their PEEPSONALITY® while celebrating the Spring season with loved ones.
EXTON, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh USA, Inc. today announced that RICOH Cloud Workflow Solutions has won the Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab (BLI) Pick award for Outstanding Productivity Ecosystem. Buyers Lab, the world's leading independent evaluator of document imaging software, hardware, and services, recognized Ricoh's ability to deliver device-agnostic workflow automation, such as smart integration cloud connectors and workflow packages that include cloud storage connectivity. The suite provides modular options in a simple, predictable, low-cost subscription model to help streamline workflows, enhance efficiencies and drive productivity. Analysts also positively cited the reduction of burden on IT resulting from this Ricoh offering, allowing them to focus on further process improvements.
MALVERN, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of a record year of charitable donations, Vanguard Charitable, a leading nonprofit who sponsors donor-advised funds, announces the organization has issued $10 billion in grants since launching in 1997 - a milestone made possible by nearly one million generous grants recommended to more than 100,000 unique organizations by Vanguard Charitable's donors.
HORSHAM, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- After listening intently to customer feedback, the Thomas'(®) brand, creators and bakers of the original Nooks & Crannies(®) English Muffins, today introduced Thomas' Pick Me Ups(TM) Soft-Baked Oatmeal Squares and Thomas' Mini Croissants, two innovative products guaranteed to give on-the-go families a quick, portable breakfast fix.
EXTON, Pa., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- When the largest cable telecommunications and technology trade show in the Americas, SCTE--ISBE Cable-Tec Expo®, returns to Denver in October, three topics will be at the top of the agenda: connected applications that will transform the lives of consumers; operational innovation that will optimize network performance; and technology enablement to take workforces into the future.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Keep Music Alive is excited to announce the 6(th) Annual Teach Music Week being celebrated Monday, March 16(th) through Sunday, March 22(nd). This annual week-long holiday invites musicians, music schools, music stores and other music organizations to offer a free lesson or class to new students (both kids & adults). This year, nearly 1,000 locations in over a dozen countries will participate including the U.S., Australia, Canada, India, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Philippines, Switzerland and United Kingdom.
BLUE BELL, Pa. and RESTON, Va., Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced Venkatapathi "PV" Puvvada, president of Unisys Federal, has been inducted for the sixth time into the Executive Mosaic Wash100, recognizing the most influential leaders in the U.S. federal government contracting arena.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Koppers Holdings Inc. (NYSE: KOP), an integrated global provider of treated wood products, wood treatment chemicals and carbon compounds, today announced it had entered into a definitive agreement to sell Koppers (Jiangsu) Carbon Chemical Company Limited (KJCC), to Fangda Carbon New Material Co., Ltd. (Fangda Carbon) and C-Chem Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of NIPPON STEEL Chemical & Material Co., Ltd. KJCC is a tar distillation facility located in Pizhou City, Jiangsu Province, China and is 75-percent owned by the Company with the remaining 25 percent owned by Yizhou Group Company Limited.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspire Financial Services, LLC (Aspire), a leading provider of retirement plan solutions in the individual tax-exempt retirement plan market with a focus on 403(b) and 457 plans, recently announced the hiring of Matt Drummond as National Sales Director, Individual Accounts. Matt reports to Pete Kirtland, CEO of Aspire, a division of PCS Retirement, LLC (PCS). In this role, Matt is responsible for growing Aspire's position in this marketplace while driving additional product innovation.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Pittsburgh selects CSS IMPACT Financial Cloud Ecosystem, "HD 2.0 | TAX," as their "NextGen" Tax Information Platform. CSS, Inc., the developers of "IMPACT | HD 2.0," is the leading provider of NextGen Cloud Financial Ecosystems & Tax Information Platforms with a focus on "Ai" (Artificial Intelligence) machine learning Digital Consumer Engagement solutions for enterprises & government.
PHILIPSBURG — During a brief meeting of Philipsburg Borough Council Monday evening, Councilwoman Sharon Goss told those in attendance of two grants the borough is examining for possible funding of future projects.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that a shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed against LogMeIn, Inc. ("LogMeIn" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:LOGM) in connection with the proposed merger (the "Proposed Transaction") between LogMeIn, Francisco Partners and Evergreen Coast Capital Corporation ("Evergreen"), the private equity affiliate of Elliot Management Corporation.
Amy Klobuchar’s results in Nevada, Feb. 22, and South Carolina, Feb. 29, will likely be more modest than her surprisingly strong finishes in New Hampshire and Iowa. Yet, the senior senator from Minnesota might have the best chance of any Democrat in America of becoming president — sooner or later.
WEST CHESTER — Officials in three Chester County townships — East Bradford, Londonderry and Caln — all unanimously approved a resolution to support the creation of an independent redistricting commission to draw state legislative and congressional district lines.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonni's Foods LLC (Nonni's), North America's leading artisan baker, is celebrating a continued partnership with Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) by launching its Dip and Donate campaign on International Childhood Cancer Day (Feb. 15, 2020). Nonni's and actress Haylie Duff are inviting fans to host their own Dip and Donate parties and drive donations by showcasing how they entertain with Nonni's Limone Biscotti.
PITTSBURGH, Feb. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The deadline for The Press Club of Western Pennsylvania's 2020 Tri-State Golden Quill Awards for Excellence in Journalism, Media and Communications in Western Pennsylvania, Eastern Ohio and Northern West Virginia is quickly approaching. Entries for the 56th competition that recognizes professional excellence in written, broadcast, photographic, video and digital journalism, and communications in Western Pennsylvania and neighboring counties in Eastern Ohio and Northern West Virginia is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020.
Senior Magisterial District Judge George M. Thachik and Magisterial District Judge Guy Haberl were again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System after successful completion recently of continuing legal education course work.
MEDIA — Emotions ran high Friday afternoon during a gun law reform rally and memorial to the 17 people killed two years ago at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Druzak Merchant, the independent owner and operator of Quaker Steak & Lube®, State College, Pennsylvania ("restaurant"), provides notice of an event that may affect the security of payment card information used by certain customers at this restaurant between June 14, 2019 and August 5, 2019.
BLOOMSBURG, Pa., Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- QSL Enterprise Limited, the independent owner and operator of Quaker Steak & Lube®, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania ("restaurant"), provides notice of an event that may affect the security of payment card information used by certain customers at this restaurant between February 14, 2019 and September 6, 2019.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Berger Montague announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Opera Limited ("Opera" or the "Company") on behalf of all purchasers of Opera American Depositary Shares ("ADS") between July 27, 2018 and January 15, 2020 ("Class Period").
KANE, Pa., Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Achievements made in the Pennsylvania Wilds, a 13-county region designated as a Conservation Landscape by the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), were recently highlighted in a report by the state agency.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Berger Montague is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Grand Canyon Education, Inc. ("Grand Canyon" or the "Company"). The investigation is focused on whether Grand Canyon and its senior management have violated the federal securities laws or otherwise committed wrongful acts that harmed the Company's investors.
PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Berger Montague announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Sasol Limited ("Sasol" or the "Company") on behalf of all purchasers of Sasol securities between March 10, 2015 and January 13, 2020 ("Class Period"). Sasol's American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") trade on the NYSE.