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    Indiana County Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS


    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:
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 09:55:00 -0400

    National Night Out returns Tuesday

    National Night Out, an annual campaign to promote police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make communities safer, more caring places to live, returns to downtown Indiana Tuesday night.
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 09:55:00 -0400

    Local Moose lodge aids veterans in need

    Indiana Chapter No. 20 of Disabled American Veterans received a boost for the chapter’s programs to assist area veterans in need, through a donation from members of Moose Lodge No. 174, Indiana.
  • Sun, 01 Aug 2021 10:21:00 -0400

    Unemployment rises again in Indiana County

    Unemployment has risen between May and June for the Indiana Micropolitan Statistical Area (Indiana County) to 6.6 percent, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry announced Tuesday.
  • Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 -0400

    It's Happening Here

    Information for this article was provided by the Indiana County Tourist Bureau.
  • Sun, 01 Aug 2021 05:00:00 -0400

    Senior centers set weekly schedule

    Aging Services Inc. social centers are open for lunch and other activities. You must have a reservation to attend a center and receive a lunch. Masks are mandatory.
  • Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:55:00 -0400

    Volunteers clean up Marion Center park

    The Linton Park Playground in Marion Center was created in 2008 when the borough received a grant for the installation of the park, named after a significant American folk painter born and raised in the town.
  • Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:50:00 -0400

    'God, Me and a Cup of Tea': Home sweet home

    Writer’s block was never a problem after a visit to my daughter’s. I always came home with plenty of fodder.
  • Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:45:00 -0400

    Samaritan's Purse seeks volunteers

    Various volunteer roles are available with Samaritan’s Purse through Operation Christmas Child in the West Central Pennsylvania region.
  • Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:45:00 -0400

    Community church announcements

    Every Saturday in The Indiana Gazette, find this roundup of family- and community-related events hosted by churches in the Indiana County area.
  • Sat, 31 Jul 2021 09:00:00 -0400

    Xfinity store opens in SouthTowne Plaza

    Comcast has opened its 13th Xfinity Store in western Pennsylvania, at 3100 Oakland Ave. in White Township’s SouthTowne Plaza, down the sidewalk from Walmart. Comcast Keystone Region Senior Vice President Toni Murphy said it is part of an ongoing effort…
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000


    With Covid restrictions easing, there is a growing sense that. while we will be dealing with the impact of the pandemic for a long time to come, the worst is behind us. Pennsylvania Business Central had been chronicling the many dedicated individuals and institutions in healthcare who have been on the front lines throughout the pandemic. As we emerge from […]
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Meg Clouser

    Director of Health Services, has done an amazing job of leading the pandemic healthcare response at Foxdale Village. She oversees all of our healthcare including personal care, skilled nursing, memory care, Wellness, Life Enrichment and our Medical Home team. She has done a phenomenal job of coordinating resident care, visitation, testing, vaccination clinics, staffing and so much more.
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Melody Daer

    Our Food and Beverage Director, and her staff shifted gears to provide free meals to staff every day, to-go boxed meals for independent living residents and in-room service to all healthcare residents. They did a truly outstanding job of ensuring that this vital service continued while carefully observing all the safety protocols.
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Crystal Bridges

    Housekeeping Manager, adjusted daily tasks for her staff to include meal and mail delivery along with an extra focus on keeping all areas of Foxdale sanitized and safe. The activities of Crystal and her staff were invaluable in guaranteeing that Foxdale was both safe and comforting.
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Cory Williams

    Maintenance Manager, led his team in building visitation booths to allow healthcare residents to safely visit with their families. One of the many impacts of the pandemic was the separation that many experienced due to safety concerns. Not being able to interact with loved ones was an additional burden. Thanks to Cory and his staff, Foxdale was able to provide […]
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Jeannine Shade

    Life Enrichment Supervisor, and her staff coordinated in-person visits, worked with new technology to provide virtual visits, and continued to provide programming to keep residents entertained, educated and engaged. The pandemic also brought concerns about mental and emotional well-being and Jeannine and her staff were vital in this important area.
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Danielle Duvall

    Wellness Programs Supervisor, and her team provided virtual live and pre-recorded exercise programs to keep residents moving. Naturally, there was concern about going out during the height of the pandemic. Danielle and her staff were able to provide residents with a way to keep active and safe.
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    John Fresh

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  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Suellen Elizabeth Lewis

    Suellen Elizabeth Lewis served as a Chaplain for Geisinger Medical Center and Lewistown Hospital until her untimely passing at the age of 57 in March. A graduate of Bloomsburg University, Suellen began her career as an educator at her alma mater, teaching high school mathematics in Middleburg. During this time, Suellen successfully obtained her Master’s Degree in Education from Bucknell […]
  • Fri, 25 Jun 2021 13:00:00 +0000

    Julie Russell

    Julie Russell has been employed at Conemaugh Nason Medical Center for 14 years. She started her career as a Clinical Supervisor and has grown to become the Director of Quality and Infection Prevention. She has demonstrated tremendous leadership ability during the pandemic by guiding the hospital’s Risk Mitigation Plan with policies, procedures, and processes, while all aligning with constantly changing […]
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 18:27:07 +0000

    FedEx Ground to expand Nashville operations with 1,100 new jobs

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  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 18:01:42 +0000

    F.N.B. closing Pittsburgh branch

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  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 17:32:00 +0000

    Chatham University to offer new courses at Eden Hall campus following partnership with Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Carnegie Mellon University

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  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 17:30:31 +0000

    Developer of skin cancer treatment raises $1.5M

    Repeat investors stake SkinJect.
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 17:03:54 +0000

    CEC announces headquarters move to 700 Cherrington on the Parkway West

    The company will be moving into a larger office at Cherrington Corporate Center.
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 16:54:31 +0000

    SomeraRoad lands Rite Aid to take long-vacant American Eagle space at SouthSide Works

    SouthSide Works owner lands its largest new retailer yet at mixed-use development, bringing in familiar drug chain as it works to emphasize a neighborhood need approach to leasing
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 16:04:00 +0000

    These Pittsburgh accounting offices are among the nation's largest

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  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 14:59:46 +0000

    Soaking Pittsburgh CEOs in fountains for a good cause becomes national event

    A nonprofit fundraising event that started in Pittsburgh has become a national event.
  • Mon, 02 Aug 2021 12:56:19 +0000

    Middlesex County, New Jersey: A hub for technology and innovation

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  • Sat, 31 Jul 2021 17:31:13 +0000

    Personalities of Pittsburgh: Jeremy Searock wants to solve robotics' largest hurdles

    Jeremy Searock believes the world has already entered its next industrial revolution, and the work that he and his team are conducting at Advanced Construction Robotics Inc. is helping to pave the revolution forward.
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