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Woman Develops Platform To Help Emerging Designers

"Runway events don't connect the consumer with designers," Ana Caracaleanu said in a phone interview. "I wanted to help designers." »

Local Woman Wins $1M Chip Flavor Contest

Lays Wasabi Ginger chip won the 'Do Us a Flavor' Chip Contest. The New Jersey woman who designed it will be awarded $1 Million. »

Businesses Hiring, But Still Stingy With Raises

U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, a survey by the National Association for Business Economics found, The Associated Press reported. Only 24 percent... »

Frost Development Acquires Northern Liberties Property

Frost Development Co. has acquired a property in Northern Liberties and plans to construct a multifamily complex on the site. »

Possible Data Breach at Pa., NJ Staples

Staples is looking into a potential credit card data breach that may have affected several stores in Pennsylvania, one in New Jersey and a few others in New York, according to financial sources. »

Sears to Close at King of Prussia Mall

Sears will close its operations at the King of Prussia Mall, where it has had a presence for decades. »

FAA Refuses Wind Farm Near Pa. Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration is refusing to approve a wind farm near Erie International Airport, saying the wind turbines would interfere with radar needed to safely control air traffic. »

Potter Festival 'Magically' Aids Local Businesses

Molly Ellis is no witch. In fact, she's a self-professed muggle (non-magical folk), and she's OK with it. »

University Breaks Ground on New Building

West Chester University broke ground on a new $39 million, five-story, 90,000-square-foot academic building that will house its college of business and public affairs. »

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Tech Company Paid Foreign Workers $1.21 an Hour: Investigators

Tech Company Paid Foreign Workers $1.21 an Hour: Investigators

A California based tech company has been slapped with a fine and ordered to pay thousands of dollars in back wages after a United States Department of Labor investigation revealed the company paid workers $1.21...

Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items as the discounter throws itself in the ring to compete better with the likes of Amazon. The Minneapolis-based chain said its free shipping...

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