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Comcast loses fewest TV customers in eight years

February 4, 2016 NEW YORK — Comcast is trumpeting its best year for traditional TV services in nearly a decade, even though it continues to lose TV subscribers. more »»

Toyota will discontinue Scion brand

February 4, 2016 NEW YORK — Toyota is discontinuing its Scion brand, aimed at younger car buyers, after years of slumping sales. Toyota Motor Corp. established Scion as a separate brand in 2003 for sale in U.S. more »»

Business briefs

February 4, 2016 Chamber breakfast club schedules February meeting The Blair County Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Club will meet at 7:45 a.m. Feb. 11 at The Casino at Lakemont Park. more »»

Briefcase

February 3, 2016 Local foreclosure rates drop New CoreLogic data reveals that the rate of Altoona area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 1.26 percent for November, a decrease of . more »»

New-home construction picks up

January 31, 2016 A robust U.S. more »»

Earnings reflect updated strategy

January 31, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO — Like a friendly but persistent sales rep, Microsoft has a message for anyone who owns a personal computer: If you haven’t yet upgraded to Windows 10, the company highly recommends i. more »»

Erie chocolate makers gear up for Valentine’s Day

January 31, 2016 ERIE — It’s the calm before the chocolate storm. Erie chocolatiers are making assorted candies for Valentine’s Day, but the longest hours and biggest sales are still ahea. more »»

Getting started hardest part of saving

January 31, 2016 Dear Bruce: What do you think is the best way for me to start saving money? I am 35 years old and work full time. more »»

How to make writing your business plan less intimidating

January 31, 2016 A business plan is not only important for starting your business, it is also an indispensable tool for helping you manage and grow your business. more »»

Amazon net 4Q income doubles

January 31, 2016 SEATTLE — Amazon saw its results for the holiday quarter as a present wrapped in a bow. But analysts and investors saw something more like a lump of coal. more »»

US to collect equal pay data from all large employers

January 31, 2016 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is expanding a data collection program aimed at ferreting out abuses of equal pay laws. more »»

People on the job

January 31, 2016 New hires and promotions Chuck Gojmerac of Roaring Spring has been named park and recreation director for The Park at Morrisons Cov. more »»

Behind the desk

January 31, 2016 Lynn Straw Address: 304 Allegheny St. more »»

Deeds

January 31, 2016 Blair County Jerrold R., Jerrold L. and Nancy Stefanini to Theodoros Keramidas, property at 5437-5445 Kissell Ave., Altoona, also known as 922-924 55th St., Altoona, $115,000. more »»

Bankruptcies

January 31, 2016 The following people have made filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Pittsburgh. Chapter 7 involves selling assets to pay debts. Chapter 13 is a plan to pay debts using income. more »»

Business Briefcase

January 29, 2016 Loretto SFU sets business seminars The Saint Francis University Small Business Development Center has scheduled two pre-business planning seminars for Februar. more »»

Alice’s Garden Florist in Tyrone closes

January 27, 2016 TYRONE — Citing the changing dynamics of the floral industry, Alice’s Garden Florist and Gifts has closed its doors. The business, which had operated since Nov. 26, 1996, at 857 Washington Ave. more »»

Briefcase

January 26, 2016 New store opening in mall H&M will open a store this spring in the Logan Valley Mall. more »»

Hopewell native partner in law firm

January 24, 2016 While growing up in Marble City in Hopewell Township, Jamie Edmonson thought she would become a music teacher at one of the local schools. “My idol was Steve Aungst, the music director. more »»

Are fees on credit cards worth it?

January 24, 2016 NEW YORK — The biggest months for adding and dropping credit cards are December and January, so now’s the time to make sure that $95 annual fee is really worth it. Chances are, it’s not. more »»

 
 
 

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