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[ 21 Mar 2014 | No Comment ]
Sheetz is building a new store beside trhe old store at  359 E. King Street, Shippensburg.  Markell DeLoatch - Public Opinion

SHIPPENSBURG >> Construction has started on the new Sheetz in Shippensburg.
The new building, planned to replace the current store at 359 E. King St., will become only the second Sheetz in the state to sell beer.
The company previously said 93 kinds of beer will be sold at the $3 million store scheduled for completion this summer.
The facility will act primarily as a restaurant and will include a seating area for 37 people. All beer will be sold in the quantities of single cans and bottles, six packs and 12 packs …

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[ 21 Mar 2014 | No Comment ]
The former Shipwreck Pub & Inn, 105 W. King St. Shippensburg,  is now Aroogas.  Markell DeLoatch - Public Opinion

SHIPPENSBURG >>The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board approved a liquor license transfer for the new Arooga’s in Shippensburg.
The sports bar is renovating the former Shipwreck Pub and Inn at 105 W. King St.
Arooga’s said in a Facebook post that the new location is scheduled to open in late spring and will feature more than 100 HDTVs, 50 domestic and craft beers on draft and award-winning wings with more than 40 sauces and rubs.
Hiring plans and updates on the opening date will be posted on the Arooga’s of Shippensburg Facebook and Twitter …

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[ 18 Mar 2014 | No Comment ]

By Staff Reports
SHIPPENSBURG >> Shippensburg Produce and Outreach has received its official nonprofit charitable organization status and can continue the mission to feed those residents facing food insecurities in the Shippensburg school district.
The faith-based group started about five years ago under the guidance of Project Share, Carlisle, and served about 35 people a week.
Distributing only healthy, perishable food choices, SPO was able to distribute three weeks a month out of King’s Kettle and at Penn Street the fourth and fifth week of each month for the first three years.
As the need …

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[ 26 Feb 2014 | No Comment ]

SHIPPENSBURG >> A Shippensburg company could face more than $150,000 in penalties for alleged safety violations following an investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Domestic Casting Co. LLC has been cited by the OSHA for 26 alleged safety violations found at its Shippensburg foundry.
The company faces $163,240 in proposed penalties for seven repeat, 16 serious, and three other-than-serious safety violations. OSHA initiated an inspection in August 2013 in response to a complaint.
Domestic Casting has 15 business days from receiving the citations to comply, request an informal conference with the OSHA …

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[ 26 Feb 2014 | No Comment ]

SHIPPENSBURG >> A Shippensburg company could face more than $150,000 in penalties for alleged safety violations following an investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Domestic Casting Co. LLC has been cited by the OSHA for 26 alleged safety violations found at its Shippensburg foundry.
The company faces $163,240 in proposed penalties for seven repeat, 16 serious, and three other-than-serious safety violations. OSHA initiated an inspection in August 2013 in response to a complaint.
Domestic Casting has 15 business days from receiving the citations to comply, request an informal conference with the …

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[ 16 Dec 2013 | No Comment ]

Sports bar chain Arooga’s plans to open a new location in Shippensburg.
The company announced on Friday that the new location is scheduled to open in the spring at 101 W. King St.
Harrisburg-based Arooga’s Grille House & Sports Bar was founded in 2008 and has eight locations in south-central Pennsylvania. The company announced earlier this year it was the winner of the “America’s Next Top Restaurant Franchise,” which was a national franchise contest sponsored by the Franchise Edge and Sysco Foodservice.

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[ 27 Sep 2013 | No Comment ]

Local manufacturer Shippensburg Pump Co. will be featured on Manufacturing Marvels on The Fox Business Network, Oct. 3.
The Shipco Pumps segment can be seen between 9:30 and 9:44 p.m. on the Fox News Business Network.
The production takes a close look at Shipco Pumps dedication to its American employees, manufacturing, and the niche steam condensate and boiler feed pump market the company serves worldwide.
After a brief review of Shipco Pump’s unique history, the segment focuses on Shipco’s diverse product line.
“With leftover skilled workforce in the south-central Pennsylvania region from the closing …

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[ 27 Sep 2013 | No Comment ]

SHIPPENSBURG – A Courtyard by Marriott franchise is scheduled to open near Shippensburg University in late 2014 or early 2015. Shaner Hotels entered into an agreement in June with Shippensburg University Foundation to construct a hotel near the university conference center on Newburg Road.
Shaner Hotels announced on Thursday that Marriott International awarded a Courtyard by Marriott franchise to Raider Capital Ventures LLC, the partnership between Shippensburg University Foundation and Shaner Hotel Holdings.
The hotel will be operated by State College-based Shaner Hotels, which currently owns and manages 40 hotels. Twenty-eight locations …

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[ 20 Sep 2013 | No Comment ]
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SHIPPENSBURG – One Bean Espresso Bar celebrated its grand opening Wednesday in Shippensburg.
Chef Michael Kalathas cut the ribbon to business, the newest member of The Orchards family.
The business is located in the Shippen Place Inn on King Street in Shippensburg.

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[ 13 Sep 2013 | No Comment ]

SHIPPENSBURG — Local manufacturer Shippensburg Pump Co. Inc. (Shipco Pumps®) will be featured on “Manufacturing Marvels” on The Fox Business Network.
The Shipco Pumps segment can be seen between 7:30 and 7:44 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 3, on Comcast channel 106. Check the directory of other service providers.
“Manufacturing Marvels” is a two-minute segment that highlights key manufacturing businesses with a core focus on maintaining and expanding manufacturing in the U.S.
The production takes a close look at Shipco Pumps’ dedication to its American employees, manufacturing and the niche steam condensate and …