Business calendar

Wills and estate planning seminar Tuesday, March 28 — The Community Foundation of Washington County will hold a wills and estate planning seminar with attorney Jordan Lysczek. 5 to 6 p.m. Hancock Community Center, 126 W. High St., Hancock. Free. Reservations required. Call 301-745-5210. Budgeting 101: Planning for success webinar Wednesday, March 29 — Of small businesses, 40 percent make a profit, 30 percent come out even and 30 percent lose money. A lot of that comes down to budgeting. Join the small-business experts for this webinar hosted by Score of Hagerstown, and learn how to create a plan that […]

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Business people for Sunday, March 26

Busy Bee Award winner at Berkeley Medical Center MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — Kelly Rogers, who works in the oncology department of WVU Medicine Berkeley Medical Center was recently named the recipient of the center’s first Busy Bee Award. The award was created by the nursing department’s Work Life Council to recognize outstanding nursing technicians at the center. Rogers was selected from 27 nominees. Crissy Shipley and Doug Allen were recognized with honorable mentions. […]

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Brethren work ethic inspires owner of Superior Floorcoverings & Kitchens

Name of Business: Superior Floorcoverings & Kitchens Owner: Greg Meyers Address: 254 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201 Opening Date: Grand opening is scheduled for Thursday, March 30 Products and services: Superior Floorcoverings & Kitchens offers products and services centered on flooring and kitchen/bathroom remodeling. Superior’s team offers expert consultation, room design and professional installation. Target market: Primarily commercial and residential customers in south-central Pennsylvania, reaching into the Philadelphia area and extending south to the Martinsburg, W.Va., area. With an expansive in-stock inventory and access to a wide range of product, Superior Floorcoverings & Kitchens is able to satisfy various […]

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Business briefs for Sunday, March 19

Edward Jones Financial services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 5 on the 2017 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine. It is Edward Jones’ 18th appearance on the list. Edward Jones, a Fortune 500 company, provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and Canada. The firm’s 15,000-plus financial advisers work directly with more than 7 million clients. Edward Jones is headquartered in St. Louis and has an office in Hagerstown. Sheetz ALTOONA, Pa. — Sheetz, one of America’s fastest-growing family-owned and operated convenience […]

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Trip to Social Security might not be needed in some cases

Social Security is constantly evolving to make customers’ lives easier. For those currently receiving benefits from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and are reapplying for benefits, or are assisting someone with their application, a trip to the Social Security office is probably not necessary —even if verification of Social Security benefits is needed. Because of a data exchange established between Social Security and HUD, most people do not need to contact Social Security for a benefit verification letter. HUD administrators processing a Recertification Application for Housing Assistance can use the Enterprise Income Verification System to verify Social […]

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