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  • Solyndra's failure doesn't discredit the larger solar power industry

    Rather than the Washington political circus that undoubtedly will mark Congress' upcoming hearings into the collapse of Solyndra, the government-subsidized solar panel maker, the company's problems should be viewed as an unfortunate bump in the road...
  • Don't let Solyndra overshadow solar industry's success

    Don't let Solyndra overshadow solar industry's success
    We have all been reading a lot about the Solyndra story of late, with numerous articles in the national news detailing the U.S. Department of Energy's support for this now-defunct solar energy manufacturer. The situation deserves the proper scrutiny of...
  • Chicago International Film Festival's first slate announced

    Chicago International Film Festival's first slate announced
    Broadly speaking, a film festival's programmers can handle news of a new lineup one of two ways: all at once, or nearly; or the drib-drab approach. The Chicago International Film Festival goes for the dribs and drabs. The 48th edition of founder and...
  • Romney offers Reaganesque themes in accepting GOP nomination

    Romney offers Reaganesque themes in accepting GOP nomination
    (CNN) -- Promising his traditional conservative policies will restore America's greatness, Mitt Romney accepted the Republican presidential nomination and then prepared to campaign with his running mate on Friday in two swing states vital to their chances...
  • Vice President Joe Biden Campaigns in York Ahead of DNC

    Vice President Joe Biden Campaigns in York Ahead of DNC
    Vice President Joe Biden (D) made a campaign stop in West Manchester Township, York County, ahead of this week's Democratic National Convention, blasting his Republican rivals' proposals as being detrimental for the middle class. “Folks, we’...
  • Ryan's vagueness is showing

    I agree with letter writer Fred Pasek's warning about "vague promises," but this applies to all politicians, Rep. Paul Ryan no less than President Barack Obama ("What Ryan actually said about that GM plant," Sept. 6). Mr. Ryan vaguely promises to...
  • Revlon to close Maryland manufacturing facility

    Revlon to close Maryland manufacturing facility
    Cosmetics firm Revlon Inc. says it is ending manufacturing operations in Maryland as part of a global reorganization that will eliminate about 250 jobs. The company refused to say Friday where its local facility is located or how many of the layoffs will...
  • Sacramento's Campbell Soup Plant Closing

    Sacramento's Campbell Soup Plant Closing
    The Campbell Soup plant in Sacramento will be closing, leaving about 700 people without a job. Company officials say the plant will close in stages, starting this weekend and continuing through July 2013. Production at the plant is stopped, and will...
  • Highlights from the 2012 Paris Auto Show

    Despite the European auto sector acting like a complete Debbie Downer toward the world market's fortunes, with demand spiraling downward and plant closures and massive job cuts looming, automakers still found bits of candy to show off to the masses at the...
  • Sparrows Point steel mill will close in June

    Sparrows Point steel mill will close in June
    The owner of the financially ailing Sparrows Point steel plant is idling operations there, warning 1,975 workers Thursday that they would be laid off starting next month. The news, the latest casting doubt on the future of the Baltimore County facility,...
  • Update on New York Wire Closing

     Update on New York Wire Closing
    Update:  A letter from New York Wire’s President & CEO to the Bureau of Workforce Investment, Rapid Response Coordination Services states New York Wire will be conducting a mass layoff at its facilities located at 441 E. Market St., York, PA; 829...