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High-tech gear for snow sports is cool fun

TANNERSVILLE, Pa. – Each winter the masses spill on to snow-slathered slopes, often wearing a new jacket or toting new skis and a renewed desire to test the mountain. This year there is plenty of...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Bad gifts may be history with Amazon’s idea

SAN FRANCISCO – For some, it’s the red reindeer Christmas sweater. For others, it’s the diamond-encrusted dreidel. Whatever your worst gift nightmare might be, Amazon may soon give you a reason to...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Therapy practice announces hire Sonya King has joined the staff at Integrated Physical Therapy. King received her undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry from the University of Delaware and...

DATE: Jan. 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Stocks climb as market approaches the new year

NEW YORK – Stocks finished higher Wednesday as the market continued on pace for its best December in nearly 20 years.The Standard and Poor’s 500-stock index – the market measure used by most...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

2011 holds a little hope for job seekers

Colorado’s unemployed number in the hundreds of thousands and their ranks are still growing as 2010 comes to a close. Will 2011 bring better news for job seekers? Despite the year ending with...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

5 ways boomers can reduce retirement shortfall

As Theodore Roosevelt once said: “Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you’ve got to start young.” But it’s not too late for baby boomers who put off retirement planning and...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Baby boomers in jeopardy

CHICAGO – Through a combination of procrastination and bad timing, many baby boomers are facing a personal finance disaster just as they’re hoping to retire.Starting in January, more than 10,000...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Consumer confidence? No so much

Consumer confidence slipped this month as more people worried that the job market is worsening.The latest survey from Conference Board showed a decline even after reports are showing that people...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Resource Center announces hire Christy Schaerer has been hired as the new programs coordinator for the Women’s Resource Center.Schaerer will be responsible for coordinating all resource and...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Jobs overseas for many companies

Corporate profits are up. Stock prices are up. So why isn’t anyone hiring?Actually, many American companies are – just maybe not in your town. They’re hiring overseas, where sales are surging and...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Obama’s economist pick sign of new agenda

HONOLULU – Change is soon coming to the White House economic team, with President Barack Obama set to announce a new top adviser who will have broad influence over the administration’s efforts to...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Next years budget proposal delayed

HONOLULU – President Barack Obama will push back the release of his budget proposal for fiscal year 2012 by about a week, a delay administration officials blame in part on a hold placed on Obama’s...

DATE: Dec. 28, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

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