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    Loan Amount and Matching Investment
    100% financing equal to three months working capital needs, up to $50,000 per borrower, as determined using the formula:  Twelve months of working capital expenses, divided by twelve, and then multiplied by three.  This amount shall be the amount of the borrower’s loan request. The loan amount will be verified using the financial statements, and/or federal tax returns of the business.  A matching amount is not required but encouraged when possible.

    Eligible Costs
    Working capital, such as for payroll, fringe benefits, utilities, and rent.

    Interest Rates and Terms
    The interest rate will be 2.5% fixed for 3 years with an option of 3-months of interest only payments, or an alternative option of 2.75% fixed for 4 years with an option for 3-months of interest only payments.

    Borrowers shall commit to retaining existing jobs.

    Loan Closing Fees
    $250 loan closing fee plus attorney and filing fees.

    The loan shall be secured by a blanket UCC-1 security interest on all business assets currently owned or acquired in the future at the highest lien position available.

    The loan shall be guaranteed by any individual or entity with a 20% or greater ownership interest in the eligible business.

    Debt Service Requirement
    The overall debt service coverage ratio needs to be at least 1:1 or greater.

    Contact Information
    Any questions regarding eligibility or to request an application should be directed to:  Phone:  724-465-2662  Email:
  • Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:59:00 -0400

    "In White's Woods" art offered as FWW fundraiser

    Friends of White’s Woods Inc. is offering a limited edition print, “In White’s Woods,” as part of its fundraising efforts.
  • Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:54:00 -0400

    Veteran officer departs borough police force

    BLAIRSVILLE — The borough council on Tuesday accepted the resignation notice of police officer Zachary Gustafson, who said he would step down after Friday to accept a position with the Latrobe City Police Department in Westmoreland County.
  • Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:54:00 -0400

    Community development, events cover much of Indiana Council's meeting

    Past, present and future events involving Indiana Borough Council’s Community Development Committee occupied much of Tuesday’s council meeting.
  • Wed, 21 Apr 2021 07:54:00 -0400

    Chauvin verdict prompts reactions in Indiana community

    The Tuesday afternoon verdict in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin prompted some reaction in the Indiana community.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:59:00 -0400

    Heat and smoke damage at Ike worse than expected, officials say

    A weekend inspection of fire-damaged Eisenhower Elementary School revealed levels of damage that Indiana school officials thought had been avoided early Friday when flames destroyed two temporary classrooms attached to the main structure.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:54:00 -0400

    Blairsville has double standard for street care, resident charges

    BLAIRSVILLE — For more than a decade, a Walnut Hill woman has been disheartened by the end of municipal care for the tiny street where she lives with her retired father.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:54:00 -0400

    FWW: DCNR stand on White's Woods 'parallels' our stance

    Friends of White’s Woods, the citizen group challenging White Township plans for the nearly 250-acre White’s Woods Nature Center, claimed Monday the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources position about a draft stewardship plan for township woodlands “parallels (ours)…
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 07:47:00 -0400

    Moose accepting scholarship applications

    The 2021 class of high school juniors, who will graduate in 2022, may now apply for the $5,000 Moose Heart of the Community scholarship.
  • Mon, 19 Apr 2021 07:59:00 -0400

    County revives plan for Route 22 pedestrian bridge

    The talk of building a bridge over Route 22 west of Blairsville for exclusive use of pedestrians and people on bicycles resurrected Wednesday at the semi-monthly meeting of the Indiana County board of commissioners.
  • Mon, 19 Apr 2021 07:59:00 -0400

    Board schedules meeting on Saltsburg Middle/High School

    Following two evenings of public testimony in January and a required 90-day “cooling off” period afterward, the Blairsville-Saltsburg school board has scheduled a special meeting to address the potential closure of Saltsburg Middle/High School.
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    2021 Top Health Care Agency

    Staying in your own home for as long as possible after retirement has become an increasingly important factor for many seniors. Not only do many find it more familiar and comfortable to stay at home, many are also finding it a less expensive option than some alternatives, including senior housing and assisted living com­munities. Staying at home is not without […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    “A Great Home for Us”

    On March 10, the residents of Centre Crest nursing facility in Bellefonte began moving to their new home in College Township, the new Centre Care Rehabilita­tion and Wellness Services facility. The new $45 million, 135,000 square foot facil­ity finally became a reality after nearly five years of planning and construction. Nearly twice the size of the Centre Crest facility in […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    The science behind the masking

    As the COVID-19 pandemic contin­ues, even in the midst of vaccines be­ginning to roll out, it’s important that we all continue the safety measures we’ve been practicing. One of the most important of those safety measures is wearing a face mask. COVID-19 spreads mainly from per­son to person through respiratory droplets that travel into the air when you cough, sneeze, […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    The Impact of Covid on Mental Health

    For over a year we have been forced to adapt our sched­ules, re-examine the way we do work and school, and practice physical distancing. All of this was brought about by the start of the Covid-19 Pandemic and the result of actions taken to slow the spread of the virus. While these actions are important steps to help keep our […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Do I still need to wear a mask after getting the COVID-19 vaccine?

    While the COVID-19 vaccine brings hope, the pandemic isn’t over. Here’s why it’s important to keep masking before and even after you get the vac­cine. The arrival of the COVID-19 vaccine marks a huge milestone in the coro­navirus pandemic. For nearly a year, we’ve been taking preventive meas­ures like masking, physical distancing and frequent handwashing to help slow the spread […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Conemaugh Home Health

    At Conemaugh Home Health, they’re more than an or­ganization of healthcare professionals – they are proud members of communities across central Pennsylvania. Their ongoing mission is to design a specific plan to help those in their care achieve their best possible health – in the comfort of home. Under the direct supervision of the referring physician, their highly skilled home […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers

    Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers in-home personal care is nonmedical and can be tailored to fit any needs. Whether you’re looking for assis­tance with preparing meals, housekeeping, dressing, bathing, or simply with medication reminders, their caregivers are available as companions, supporters, coaches, or simply a shoulder to lean on. Personal Care services to help you live independently at-home. Homemaker services to […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Angels On Call

    Angels On Call is dedicated to changing the landscape of Home Care & Home Health in Pennsylvania. They have created an integrated system of post-acute care and personal care services to provide their patients and their families, a community of caregivers and cli­nicians whose sole focus is excellent care with dignity and respect. Each day they are transforming the definition […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    At Home Quality Care

    At Home Quality Care provides a comprehensive so­lution to homecare needs. Whether it’s assistance with daily activities or personal care, their goal is to keep you safe and comfortable in your home. At Home Quality Care is not your typical Home Care Agency. We personalize each client’s care tuo suit their needs by incorporating interactive tablets and state-of-the-art Electronic Visit […]
  • Fri, 26 Mar 2021 13:00:00 +0000


    AccessAbilities has been providing programs and services in western PA since 1954. As a 501c3 nonprofit organization, the Agency offers First Steps Early Inter­vention services to infants and toddlers from birth to age three. AccessAbilities also provides Home & Community Services, for adults with a physical, developmental or intellectual disability. AccessAbilities staff work to improve the quality of life for […]
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:50:22 +0000

    What Pittsburgh-area leaders are saying about the Chauvin guilty verdict

    Philadelphia-area officials, leaders and organizations are reacting to the conviction on Tuesday of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the May 2020 death of George Floyd.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 21:31:57 +0000

    Penguins development team presents plan for FNB Financial Center to Pittsburgh Planning Commission

    Pittsburgh Penguins and Buccini/Pollin Group detail full package of new building plan but face potential delay in proposal to end Wylie Avenue before new office tower lot.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 20:28:23 +0000

    MLB team extends multi-year naming rights sponsorship with PNC Bank

    The Milwaukee Brewers extended its multi-year sponsorship agreement with PNC Bank, which began in 2010. PNC Bank will continue as the naming rights sponsors for the club level of the newly renamed American Family Field. The club level includes both an indoor and outdoor level exclusive to club level-ticketed fans. Elements to the club level include climate-controlled bars, restaurants, merchandise stands and lounge areas. “We greatly appreciate the continued support of our long-term sponsors,…
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:18:37 +0000

    Extended subsidies now available on Pa.'s health insurance exchange

    Pennsylvania officials say the additional and enhanced subsidies for the state’s Pennie health insurance marketplace through the federal American Rescue Plan are now available. Pennie is the commonwealth’s new-this-year health insurance marketplace offering Affordable Care Act programs for anyone who qualifies in Pennsylvania and people who don’t get health insurance from their employers or through another government program. There are about 305,000 enrolled this year. The Pennie enrollment…
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 19:07:14 +0000

    PPP demand declines with $44B remaining and 6 weeks to go

    Here's how PPP loans added up for some local banks during the first quarter.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:48:13 +0000

    Smith Micro Software completes its largest acquisition

    The acquisition will add employees in both the U.S. and Europe.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:36:47 +0000

    U.S. House passes cannabis banking bill, but will the Senate?

    In the previous Congress, the measure never got a vote in the McConnell-led Senate.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:32:13 +0000

    State releases timeline for expanding vaccine provider network

    Pennsylvania expects to expand the number of Covid-19 vaccine providers in the commonwealth by May or June, after some existing providers say they’ve worked through most of the demand. Last week, the commonwealth opened up eligibility for the vaccine to anyone in Pennsylvania over the age of 16 to comply with President Biden’s deadline. There have been 7.2 million doses of either the Pfizer/BioNTech, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines administered in Pennsylvania as of Tuesday, according…
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:17:57 +0000

    KeyCorp talks commercial lending delays, launch of digital bank for doctors

    CEO Chris Gorman expects businesses to rebuild inventory in second half of 2021.
  • Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:46:41 +0000

    How EQT and MiQ are teaming up to reduce methane emissions

    A major component is methane intensity, which is how much methane escapes during natural gas production. It’s one of the favored metrics for the industry because methane leaks are not only bad for the environment, wherever they happen, but also product that leaks out can’t be sold by the energy companies.
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