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Leg Up Farm shares vision for Franklin County therapy center

Jennifer Fitch May 11, 2017 Updated 1 hr ago   FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. — Twenty years ago, Louis Castriota dreamed he essentially would drop a comprehensive therapy center onto a York County, Pa., farm to help children with special needs and families such … Continue reading

JLG shutters Ohio plant; jobs due in Pennsylvania

Jim Hook , jhook@publicopinionnews.comPublished 4:44 p.m. ET Feb. 1, 2017 Updated 19 hours ago HAGERSTOWN, Md. – JLG Industries is closing its factory in Orrville, Ohio, and moving all North American telehandler manufacturing to its plants in Pennsylvania. The company on Jan. … Continue reading

Therapy center finds a place in Franklin County

Jim Hook , Published 9:25 a.m. ET Jan. 26, 2017 CHAMBERSBURG – A nonprofit therapy center based in York County has found a place to build a center for children with special needs in Franklin County. Leg Up Farm has been working with the local community … Continue reading

Chambersburg company awarded $1.35M loan from development authority

Jennifer Fitch CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. — A Chambersburg business that provides warehousing and transportation services was awarded a $1.35 million, low-interest loan Wednesday in an announcement from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. The Franklin County Area Development Corp. … Continue reading

FCADC honors farm and industry

Jim Hook, 6:03 p.m. EDT September 9, 2016 GREENCASTLE – A banker, a dairy farm and a 93-year-old family business were honored at the 30th annual Industry Appreciation Dinner. More than 460 people on Thursday attended the Franklin County Area … Continue reading