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Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Statement Regarding Broad Street Market Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Harrisburg, PA (July 10, 2023) – The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC was saddened to hear of the fire that took place at the Broad Street Market on Monday morning, July 10th. The Broad Street Market has been a central part of Harrisburg’s midtown neighborhood for over 160 years and has served…

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2023-24 Budget Update

July 6, 2023 (Harrisburg, Pa) This week, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed the framework and line items for the 2023-24 Pennsylvania budget via House Bill 611. The spending plan totals $45.5 billion and includes significant investments in critical areas such as environmental permitting, workforce development and retention, and education. Budget highlights for the business…

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Private Healthcare Business in Cumberland County Receives PIDA Loan Approval to Expand

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Private Healthcare Business in Cumberland County Receives PIDA Loan Approval to Expand Early Bird Therapy, LLC, and Growing in Motion LLC, receives $409,000 loan Mechanicsburg, PA – June 9, 2023 – The Capital Region Economic Development Corporation (CREDC) is pleased to announce that PIDA has approved a 15-year, $409,000 loan to two…

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June Chamber Board Member Spotlight

The work of the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC would not be possible without the support of our Board Members and Investors. Every month get to know one of our Chamber Board Members in our “Chamber Board Monthly Spotlight” series. Our June Chamber Board Member Spotlight features Catherine Wilsbach, Director of Land Development at LIVIC…

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CREDC and Small Business, Youveau, Celebrate PIDA Loan Closing

Youveau Aesthetics Medspa & Wellness receives $180,000 loan Harrisburg, PA (June 7, 2023) – Youveau Aesthetics Medspa & Wellness, a growing provider of medical spa and wellness services, is celebrating the successful closing of a loan to support the expansion of their business. The loan, provided by the Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) through Capital…

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Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Receives Award for Communications Excellence

Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC Receives Award for Communications Excellence Video claims top national honor among peers HARRISBURG, PA (June 1, 2023) The Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC was recognized by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) as a 2023 Video Award of Excellence winner. The Chamber’s video highlighting a member business was…

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Harrisburg Ranked #1 Place to Live in Pennsylvania!

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Harrisburg as the Best Place to Live in Pennsylvania and in the Top 50 Best Places to Live in the U.S.! U.S. News analyzed the 150 most populous metro areas to find the best places to live. To make the top of the list, a place had to…

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Central Penn College Men’s Baseball Team Captures ESAC Championship Saturday, with a 5-4 Win over Arch-Rival

SUMMERDALE, Pa., May 8, 2023 – The men’s baseball team at Central Penn College (CPC) eked out a hard-fought victory in the Eastern States Athletic Conference (ESAC) championship game Saturday, defeating long-time rival Bucks County Community College with a score of 5-4. It was sweet vengeance for the Knights, who lost to BCCC last year…

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SoMa Block Party Series kicks off May 18

SoMa Block Parties return for 2023 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HARRISBURG, PA – Sara Bozich and Harristown Enterprises are excited to announce the return of the SoMa Block Party series for 2023! Back for a sixth year, the SoMa [South of Market] Block Party series showcases the South of Market, or SoMa, district in downtown Harrisburg….

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Board Member, Riverboat Society

Veterans Invited to Cruise for Free on the Riverboat May 29 HARRISBURG (May 8, 2023) The Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat is pleased to announce that Judge William T. Tully, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and the presiding judge over Dauphin County’s Veterans’ Court, will be the special guest speaker on the popular Veterans…

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