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Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 11:21 AM EDT

New Business Helps Veteran Combat PTSD

New Business Helps Veteran Combat PTSD

Unable to connect with an employer willing to adjust to the medical conditions developed during a nine-year stint with the Marines, Matthew Litton took matters into his own hands -- literally – when he...

Thursday, Jul 10, 2014 at 04:31 PM EDT

Landlord Boots Popular MontCo Cafe

Landlord Boots Popular MontCo Cafe

Customers have enjoyed breakfast and lunch at the Corner Cafe in Montgomery County for nearly 14 years. But the diner may soon be forced out of its location, which has led the owner and customers to put up...

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 11:55 AM EDT

Does Social Media Really Boost Business?

Does Social Media Really Boost Business?

Social media as a marketing tool has proven successful for the Philly-based clothing retailer Aphillyated. But experts, and even the company's founders, say the strategy is not going to pay off for...

Wednesday, Jun 25, 2014 at 04:25 PM EDT

Walkable Suburbs Improve Local Economy: Study

Walkable Suburbs Improve Local Economy: Study

Local suburbs looking to strengthen their economy should mimic the walkable real estate development that boosted downtown West Chester, according to a new study.

Friday, Jul 4, 2014 at 04:14 PM EDT

BucksCo Native Wins 'Chopped'

BucksCo Native Wins 'Chopped'

The Food Network crowned its latest culinary star Tuesday when the "Chopped" judges named Bucks County-native Lindsay McClain the episode's winner.

Wednesday, Jun 25, 2014 at 11:42 AM EDT

Baker Aims for Bread to be Philly's New Iconic Food

Baker Aims for Bread to be Philly's New Iconic Food

Cheesesteaks, soft pretzels, water ice and….bread? Philadelphia may soon be known for another iconic edible item thanks to 25-year-old Pete Merzbacher, who won a year of marketing services for his bakery Philly...

Thursday, Jun 19, 2014 at 04:33 PM EDT

Philly Coffee Shop Among Best in Country

Philly Coffee Shop Among Best in Country

Local java lovers can enjoy a cup of joe at one of the best coffee shops in the country, right here in Philadelphia.

Thursday, Jun 12, 2014 at 12:05 PM EDT

Trucking Firm Shuts Doors on 1,500 Employees

Trucking Firm Shuts Doors on 1,500 Employees

A local trucking firm, New Century Transportation, announced on Monday to its 1,500 employees that the business had filed for bankruptcy and would be closing.

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 07:31 AM EDT

New Outdoor Concert Venue Opens

New Outdoor Concert Venue Opens

The Sun Center in Aston will hold it's first concert of the summer tonight.

Monday, Jun 9, 2014 at 06:57 AM EDT

Philly Tech Startup Scores $8.6M in Financing

Philly Tech Startup Scores $8.6M in Financing

Philadelphia tech startup Curalate, an analytics and marketing suite for Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook and Tumblr, recently nabbed $8.6 million in Series B financing.

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AC Casino Given the OK to Close

AC Casino Given the OK to Close

New Jersey OKs casino shutdown Sept. 16.

Beach Business Extends Beyond Labor Day

Beach Business Extends Beyond Labor Day

Labor Day may have passed, but that doesn't mean the end of beach business this year along Delaware's coast.

$1.2B Heineken Packaging Sale Bolsters Philly Biz

$1.2B Heineken Packaging Sale Bolsters Philly Biz

Dutch brewer Heineken NV says it has sold its packaging business in Mexico to Philadelphia-based Crown Holdings Inc. of the U.S. for $1.23 billion to reduce debt.

Doors Chained to AC's $2.4B Revel

Doors Chained to AC's $2.4B Revel

In the final moments of Atlantic City's $2.4 billion gamble, the doors to the Revel were chained off as the failed casino took its final bets.

So What Killed AC's $2.4B Revel?

So What Killed AC's $2.4B Revel?

The most spectacular and costly failure in Atlantic City's 36-year history of casino gambling began to play out Monday when the $2.4 billion Revel Casino Hotel emptied its hotel.

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