Business briefs

October 24, 2004

Edward Jones

T. David Walker, an investment representative with the Edward Jones financial services firm, will host a Learn at Lunch Club session featuring Hartford Life's asset allocation program.

The session will begin Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at the Edward Jones branch office at 18352 College Road at St. James Square on Sharpsburg Pike in Hagerstown.

For information, call 301-766-7300.

- Cort Meinelschmidt, the Edward Jones investment representative for the Williamsport/Halfway area, will host a free educational seminar on college planning strategies.

The session will begin Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Edward Jones branch office at 18352 College Road at St. James Square on Sharpsburg Pike in Hagerstown.


For information, call 301-739-0412.

Leiters' Fine Catering

WILLIAMSPORT - Leiters' Fine Catering was judged Overall Caterer Winner at Frederick County's "An Evening On The Riviera" on Oct. 8.

The ninth annual fund-raising event was held at Lynfield's Event Complex in Frederick and benefited The Community Foundation of Frederick County, the Heartly House and Community Living. More than 30 fine restaurants and caterers participated in the event, which was attended by nearly 700 people.

Leiters' Fine Catering has been in business for more than 30 years, and has been owned by Teri and Dave Leiter for 12 years.

D.M. Bowman Inc.

WILLIAMSPORT - D.M. Bowman Inc. won several awards at this year's American Trucking Association National Truck & Industrial Safety Contest.

The company took first place in the Tank Truck Unlimited Employees Division, and also was named Fleet Safety/Industrial Improvement Division winner.

The company placed in the top three in seven divisions.

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc.

LITITZ, Pa. - The board of directors of Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. has declared a fourth-quarter dividend of 23 cents per share on its common stock.

The dividend is payable Nov. 22 to shareholders of record as of Nov. 1. The dividend represents a 4.5 percent increase over the dividend paid in the fourth quarter of 2003.


Nehemiah, a nonprofit housing group, will host a free home-buying seminar Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. at the C. Burr Artz Central Library at 110 E. Patrick St. in Frederick.

The seminar will focus on how to purchase a home using free gift money for closing costs and down payment.

For information, call 800-523-1069, Code 325.

The Herald-Mail Articles