Pharos-Tribune

Business

Business
  • BIZ-PT061514 consumer reports.jpg Consumer Reports: Spruce up your home and deck Your grill (and what's on it) may be the star of your next barbecue, but your house and deck could get less-than-rave reviews if their finishes have faded, notes Consumer Reports. More manufacturers are promising greater longevity with long warrantie

    June 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Archaeology Oil Boom-12 [Duplicate] Jobs bonanza: Oil boom creates work for archaeologists TIOGA, N.D. (AP) -- Drilling crews are eager to plunge their equipment into the ground. Road builders are ready to start highway projects, and construction workers need to dig. But across the hyperactive oil fields of North Dakota, these and other gr

    June 15, 2014 3 Photos

  • Business news in brief, June 8 First Farmers named among Top 200 CONVERSE -- First Farmers Bank and Trust, a Converse-based bank with branches in Logansport and Galveston, was recently named among the "Top 200 Community Banks" in the country by American Banker magazine. A total of

    June 8, 2014

  • ON YOUR STREET: Economic development: It's complicated Stan was attending a faculty function when he struck up a conversation with another professor. Stan had spent his 35-year career doing research and outreach in economic and community development, helping communities, big and small, grow their economy

    June 8, 2014

  • BIZ-PT060814 consumer reports.jpg Consumer Reports: Fire up your grill Sizzling burgers on the grill can bring back great memories and set the mood for happy get-togethers with friends, notes Consumer Reports. But for manufacturers, these have not been the happiest of times. Sales are down in recent years, and prices ha

    June 8, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dirtiest Power Plant [Duplicate] Power plant becomes a model for cleaner operation HOMER CITY, Pa. -- A massive coal-fired power plant in western Pennsylvania is turning from one of the worst polluters in the country to a model for how such a facility can clean up its act. Homer City Generating Station is expected to make the trans

    June 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • SmallBiz Small Talk-3 [Duplicate] Waiting game: Why small businesses won't hire NEW YORK -- Even as the economy extends its growth and small businesses slowly add jobs, most owners are still holding off on hiring. Small businesses have not been hiring at the pace that's needed for a robust economic recovery, and many owners have

    June 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Business news in brief, June 1 MCF schedules job fair for Tuesday BUNKER HILL -- Miami Correctional Facility is planning its own job fair from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the facility. Corrections staff will be at the event to answer questions about the jobs available and applicants ma

    June 1, 2014

  • LANDING DOWNTOWN: Gearing up for a birthday party As the executive director of Logan's Landing, I frequently have people tell me their childhood memories of downtown Logansport. Some recall going Christmas shopping with their parents and grandparents … or attending a movie … or perhaps stopping at o

    June 1, 2014

  • BIZ-PT060114 consumer reports.jpg Consumer Reports: Getting more from your store When it comes to supermarkets, biggest isn't always best. Consumer Reports' recent survey of 27,208 readers reveals that Wal-Mart, America's largest grocer, is at the bottom of the food chain. The mega-store finished last among 55 supermarkets, earni

    June 1, 2014 1 Photo

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Poll

Should grocery and convenience stores be allowed to sell cold beer?

Yes
No
Unsure
     View Results
Featured Ads
AP Video
Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Amphibious Landing Practice in Hawaii Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.