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Lynda Hudzick

It’s the Right Thing to Do

“From the time I was a kid, being honest and respectful to others was always how I thought,” JoAnn L. Edwards, executive director of the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, said. Edwards, who grew up in Central Pennsylvania, firmly believes that…

0 Comments / 68 View / February 27, 2017

A Recipe for Success

Deborah Albright knows firsthand that there is no time limit on fulfilling your dreams. This married mother of three worked diligently toward achieving her dream of owning a business, and today, working alongside her sons and her husband, she has…

0 Comments / 114 View / January 31, 2017

A Precious Legacy

Jo Miller of Brent L. Miller Jewelers & Goldsmiths comes from a long line of family-owned businesses. Her grandfather, an immigrant from Sicily, was a tailor who owned and operated two pants factories in Reading and Perkosie, Pennsylvania, and her…

0 Comments / 14 View / December 1, 2016

Saddle Up for Success

“My sister and I were always riding ponies and horses as far back as I can remember,” Laura Rutledge said. “I rode a pony by myself before I learned to ride a bike.” With that kind of background, it seemed…

0 Comments / 57 View / November 1, 2016

A Blip on the Screen of Life

“Most of the time, things seen on mammos and ultrasounds are not bad,” Laurie Gaughan said. But in her case, being an ultrasonographer at PinnacleHealth, she had more expertise than most of us when viewing her diagnostic results and, therefore,…

0 Comments / 316 View / October 1, 2016

The Meaning of Freedom

Evelyn Chatel freely admits she knows nothing about cars, although she’s been in the automobile sales industry for 34 years. “They all look kind of the same to me,” she said. “So I let the people who know about cars…

0 Comments / 90 View / August 1, 2016

Fit and Fashionable

“I love being fit and strong, because it’s so much more than just about your size,” Katie Kozloff, owner of Katie K. Active, said. “You feel mentally and physically able to do anything and can push through when you encounter…

0 Comments / 148 View / July 1, 2016

Engineering a Successful Partnership

It’s not every couple that can spend all day every day successfully working together, but Ann and John Luciano from First Capital Engineering—and happily married for 28 years—are accomplishing just that. As Ann Luciano so clearly put it, “I really…

0 Comments / 267 View / June 1, 2016

Serving with a Passion

“What I cherish most about my upbringing is the respect and compassion for others that my parents instilled in me,” Col. Maureen Weigl said. It was their example of dedication and commitment to their family, church, and local community that…

0 Comments / 1225 View / May 1, 2016

Turning the Awful into Good

“When my oldest son turned 10, it suddenly struck me that this is what a 10-year-old looks like, so young and vulnerable,” Kristen Pfautz Woolley, clinical director and founder of Turning Point Women’s Counseling and Advocacy Center, recalled. “That’s when…

0 Comments / 166 View / April 1, 2016