<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/business en-us Mon, 04 May 2015 16:09:03 -0400 Mon, 04 May 2015 16:09:03 -0400 NBC Local Integrated Media PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[South Street Boasts Largest Event in Decades, Organizers Say]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 14:11:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/south+street+festival+pbj.jpg
A nine-block, nine-hour event took place on South Street, which organizers say was one of the neighborhood’s largest events.

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<![CDATA[Philly Firm Serves Up a Smarter Way to Eat Healthy]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 07:58:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/SmartPlate.jpg
Anthony Ortiz has a new object he believes will help people eat healthier: a plate.

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<![CDATA[Court Docs Show Manco & Manco Owners' Lavish Lifestyle]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 07:56:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dff37b5f2e8c4dc095751696804a5998.jpg
Federal prosecutors claim the owners of a chain of landmark Jersey shore pizza places used money they allegedly hid from the government to maintain a lavish lifestyle, according to court documents filed in...

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A bill has been introduced to Philadelphia City Council that could pave the way for an eventual acquisition of about 50 acres fronting the Delaware River that will be considered a site for a new prison.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Wilmington Blue Rocks' Promo is To Die For]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Baseball+Bat+Generic.jpg
The Wilmington Blue Rocks are bringing back one of Minor League Baseball’s more unique — and expensive — giveaways: a funeral.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Local Store Offers Insurance for NFL Player Jerseys]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/457134694.jpg
If you are concerned about Eagles coach Chip Kelly trading the player whose jersey you just purchased, you might be in luck — at least if you bought said jersey at Schuylkill Valley Sports.

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<![CDATA[Jersey Shore Employers Looking for Seasonal, Permanent Help]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 22:03:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/220*120/Moreys+Piers+Now+Hiring+Job+Board.JPG
Summer is prime-time for job hunters on the Jersey Shore, but employers are looking for full-time help as well.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[One of Philly's Crown Jewels Hits the Market]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:47:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*160/108482393445943390609582041300672n.jpg
One of Philadelphia’s most prominent addresses ­— the Wananamker building — has come up for sale and is expected to grab a price as high as $200 million or more.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Exclusive: YMCA Property in Ardmore Changes Hands]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ymca+lower+providence.jpg
Developer C.F. Holloway & Co. has bought the former Main Line YMCA property in Ardmore, Pa., for $6 million.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[If You Like Bikes and Food, This New Café May Be For You]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 10:27:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/kayuh+bikes+izzat+rahman+pbj.jpg
A bicycle shop near the Art Museum area will be adding an in-house café next month.

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<![CDATA[Focus on Public Access Programming as Comcast Hearings Continue]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 07:05:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/comcast+whyy.jpg
As Philadelphia prepares to negotiate a new franchise agreement with Comcast Corp., hearings about the cable giant continued Thursday with a session in Kensington.

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<![CDATA[New Delaware Development Could Bring 5,000 Jobs to State]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 21:30:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Construction+Sign+Generic.jpg
A proposed office, manufacturing and transit hub in Claymont could bring as many as 5,000 jobs to eastern Delaware.

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<![CDATA[Mercedes Plans to Lay Off 259 in New Jersey]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 07:32:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mercedes-suv.jpg
Mercedez-Benz plans to lay off 259 employees as it shifts its U.S. headquarters from New Jersey to Atlanta.

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<![CDATA[Kimmel Center's Big Programs]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 00:37:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010196586_1200x675_437252675550.jpg
The CEO of the Kimmel Center gave a presentation that included information about the 2016 International Festival of the Arts.]]>
<![CDATA[Stockton May Scrap Showboat Casino Campus Deal]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:21:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Richard-Stockton-College.jpg
The acting president of Stockton University moved quickly Thursday to distance the school from a stalled effort to transform a former Atlantic City casino into a satellite campus, saying its immediate goal is to...

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This year, more than 40,000 runners have signed up to participate in the Blue Cross Broad Street Run, but beyond that, the event is expected to be an economic boon for the city, based on numbers exclusively...

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<![CDATA[Developer Pushes for Hotel at Former Inquirer Building]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:16:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/84996155%281%29.jpg
A Philadelphia developer is taking another shot at turning the former home of the city's two largest newspapers into a hotel.

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<![CDATA[Fed Appears No Closer to Rate Hike]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:09:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/452183126.jpg
The Federal Reserve downgraded its assessment of the U.S. economy Wednesday after a winter in which growth nearly stopped. It offered no sign that a rate increase might be coming soon.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Makes Menu Cuts]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:48:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/182*120/460157086.jpg
McDonald’s menu has gotten leaner. The fast-food giant dropped several items, including six chicken sandwiches, the honey mustard and chipotle barbecue snack wraps, and the Deluxe Quarter Pounder burger.

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In another hiccup in the ongoing Revel saga, New Jersey gaming regulators say the structure’s casino license can’t simply be transferred to its new owner.

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<![CDATA[Like Fresh Eggs? Rent a Chicken!]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:58:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP181546653374.jpg
Poultry leasing has turned out to be a serious investment as more people want fresh eggs from humanely raised hens, without the responsibilities of ownership

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Main Line Macy's Store Set to Close]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:15:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Main-Line-Macys.jpg
Macy’s has decided to terminate its lease at its Suburban Square store in Ardmore, Pa., and will close up sometime next year.]]>
<![CDATA[Apple Surges on Blowout Earnings Report]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:24:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tim-cook-apple-fortuna.jpg
Apple reported another huge quarter for earnings, powered mostly by iPhone sales, as the stock surged 1.2 percent in after-hours trading, NBC News and The Associated Press reported.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Penn State to Build Dorms on Philly-Area Campuses]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:47:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/96619283_PennState.jpg
Two of Penn State University’s local campuses ­ — Brandywine and Abington — are looking to construct residence halls as a way to compete for students and give them a traditional college experience.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle Phases Out GMOs]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:45:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP429928785604.jpg
Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle to Serve Only GMO-Free Food]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:28:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP429928785604.jpg
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it will begin serving food that's free of genetically-engineered ingredients as their continued committment to changing the way people think about fast food according to the...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS NEWS]]> <![CDATA[Failure Inevitable for Comcast-Time Warner Deal?]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:47:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Time+Warner1.jpg
Even Comcast saw that this was possibly coming.

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<![CDATA[Restaurant Offers Hot Dogs With a Side of Nostaglia]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:17:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/186*120/hot-dog.jpg
Customers flocked to the revival of a famed North Jersey hot dog stand nearly a decade after it shuttered.

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<![CDATA[Banking Giant Seeks State Grants for Local Job Creation ]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:06:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wells-Fargo-Generic.jpg
A state economic development panel is set to vote on a request by Wells Fargo Bank for more than $1.3 million in taxpayer grants to help offset costs associated with relocating and creating new jobs in...

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<![CDATA[Riders to Weigh in on New Jersey Transit Fares]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:42:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/173*120/AP070123026869.jpg
Commuters in New Jersey who take nearly 1 million trips on the state transit agency's trains, buses and light rail cars each week will soon get a chance to weigh in on a proposed fare hike.

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<![CDATA[Commuters Get Head Start on New SEPTA Fare System]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:39:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA+new+kiosks.jpg
As the saying goes, with age comes wisdom.

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<![CDATA[Philly Exceeds Snow Removal Budget by $1.2M]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:38:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Winter+in+philly.jpg
Despite a chilly end of the week, the winter is behind us.

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"PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL" ]]> <![CDATA[Mylan Makes Formal Bid for Perrigo]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:37:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/drug+test+generic.jpg
The three-way skirmish in the generic drug industry continued Friday with Mylan N.V. making a formal offer for Perrigo Co. plc valued at about $33 billion in cash and stock as Teva renewed its offer to...]]>
<![CDATA[Free Drinks During Starbucks Register Outage]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:53:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP584464016824.jpg
A nationwide outage of Starbucks' point-of-sale system got some customers a free jolt of espresso.

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<![CDATA[Comcast Nixes Deal to Buy Time Warner Cable]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:58:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Time+Warner1.jpg
Comcast officially announces its deal with Time Warner Cable is off. It would have been a $45 billion merger.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Montco-Based Bank to Shutter Six Local Branches]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bank-generic.jpg
Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania plans to close six of its 34 financial centers and develop a new, smaller model that it says combines enhanced technology and more emphasis on consultative services provided...]]>
<![CDATA[Unisys Cutting 1,800 Jobs Amid Quarterly Loss, Stock Slide]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:48:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Unisys.jpg
Unisys says it'll reduce its global workforce by about 8 percent after reporting a $43.2 million first-quarter loss and seeing its stock price lose a quarter of its value since the beginning of the year.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Food Truck Competition Will Give Industry More Validation, Local Vendors Say]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:28:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Food+truck+competition.jpg
Next month, a food truck competition is coming to Philadelphia for the first time, and local vendors say this could potentially be the biggest, most validating one the city has hosted.

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<![CDATA[NJ Lawmakers Plan to Bring Jobs, Boost State's Economy]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:22:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010117832_1200x675_433481283703.jpg
State lawmarkers proposed a plan to bring jobs to New Jersey and boost the state's economy without spending any money. NBC10's Cydney Long spoke with the next generation of the workforce.]]>
<![CDATA[Mountain Resort Unveils New Indoor Waterpark]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:13:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010117493_1200x675_433329219992.jpg
Camelback Mountain Resort unveiled it's new indoor waterpark, "Aquatopia," which is one of the largest waterparks in the northeast.]]>
<![CDATA[Chipotle Announces Delivery]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:38:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/Chipotle+Sign.jpg
Chipotle fans rejoice! You can now get your chicken bowl delivered right to you. The fast-casual Mexican food chain has announced a new partnership with Postmates, making them their official third-party delivery...

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<![CDATA[Lawmaker Wants Outgoing Stockton Pres. to Talk Showboat]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:59:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/Stockton+College+Atlantic+City+Campus+Showboat.JPG
The outgoing president of Stockton University will testify next week about the details of its plan to use a former casino as a satellite campus.

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<![CDATA[Revel Gets 2-Week Power Deal]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:44:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/60cacff16968474fb51555ebfe5864dc.jpg
The new owner of the former Revel casino and the utility company that shut off service to it have reached agreement on repowering the building for two weeks.

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<![CDATA[Comcast May Drop Time Warner Deal on Friday]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:50:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/comcast+truck.JPG
Comcast could drop its mega-merger bid for Time Warner Cable as early as Friday, a source told CNBC on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[AC Looks Into Turning Defunct Airport Into Sports Complex]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:35:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Bader+Field+Atlantic+City+Plan.JPG
Atlantic City has begun negotiations with a developer for a sports-related remake of the former Bader Field airport site.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Eagles Owner Fights Miami Tower]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:57:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SkyRiseMiami.jpg
Last August, Miami voters gave a developer permission to lease land on the city's sparkling downtown waterfront to build a 1,000-foot, hairpin-shaped tourist tower complete with thrill rides, breathtaking...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Teva Makes Unsolicited $40B Offer for Rival Generic Drugmaker]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:17:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Teva+pills.jpg
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. made an unsolicited offer Tuesday to buy rival generic drugmaker Mylan NV for $40 billion.

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia Airport Clears Hurdle to Expand Runways]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:32:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Philadelphia+Airport+Expansion+Sketch.JPG
A long-awaited multibillion-dollar expansion of Philadelphia International Airport has cleared a major roadblock with the resolution of a dispute involving a neighboring township.

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<![CDATA[Job Fair Gives Hope to Laid-Off AC Casino Workers]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:59:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/PBJ+Atlantic+City.jpg
There are only about 100 jobs available, and most of them will last for only three months.

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<![CDATA[Uber to Offer Helmet Sale for Philly Indego Bike Share]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:47:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/279*120/uber+helmet+bikeshare+indego.JPG
With Philadelphia's new bike share program Indego set to begin on Thursday, Uber is lending a hand -- well, helmet -- to anyone interested in biking Philly.

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<![CDATA[PGW Should Replace Aging Pipelines: PUC]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 12:56:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/PGW.jpg
Philadelphia Gas Works could borrow money or aggressively raise service rates to whittle down the 65-year timeline the city-owned utility is on to replace 2,000 miles of gas pipeline deemed to be risky,...

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<![CDATA[Delaware Officials Reach Poultry Vaccine Contamination Settlement]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 08:51:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010089459_1200x675_431271491918.jpg
The settlement with Mallinkrodt Veterinary Incorporated and Intervet will be worth $2.75 million.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Center City Struggles Adding Jobs]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 07:54:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/198*120/Philly+Skyline+Generic+Philly+Generic+Sunset+Sun.JPG
Center City continues to be on a positive, upward trajectory ­— $6.7 billion of development completed last year or in the pipeline, a well-educated and growing population, and a diversified economy.

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<![CDATA[More Ads at Bus Stops?]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 06:26:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/JCD+bus+stop.jpg
More ads may soon be coming to a bus stop near you.

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<![CDATA[Kraft Mac & Cheese to Remove Dyes ]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 04:50:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/kraft-alt-AP1102090112555.jpg
The iconic mac and cheese in a blue box will start showing its true colors. Northfield, Illinois-based, Kraft Foods announced Monday it will remove artificial preservatives and synthetic colors from its...

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<![CDATA[Company Recalls Chicken Sausage Sold at Trader Joe's]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 01:40:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Trader-Joes-Chicken-Sausage-Recall-cropped.jpg
A Massachusetts company is recalling nearly 30 tons of chicken sausage — including a brand sold at Trader Joe's — over concerns it could contain pieces of plastic, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced...

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New Jersey's transit agency has issued its proposals for fare hikes and service cuts to close an estimated $60 million budget gap.]]>
<![CDATA[Discover App Allows You to Freeze Lost Credit Cards]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:04:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010080532_1200x675_430816835834.jpg
"Freeze It," a new app from Discover, allows you to freeze a lost or stolen card. You can unfreeze it when the card is recovered.]]>
<![CDATA[Pulitzer Target Line Sparks Frenzy]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:15:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/lilly+pulitzer+for+target.jpg
Lilly Pulitzer's highly anticipated Target collection debut led to disappointment for many shoppers. For many fans, the Sunday release was filled more with long lines, empty racks and website problems than...

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<![CDATA[American Eagle Closing Distribution Center]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:50:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/closed+sign+1200.jpg
American Eagle Outfitters says it will close a distribution center where 200 people work north of Pittsburgh at the end of July.

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<![CDATA[SEPTA Wants Public's Input on 2016 Budget]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:39:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010080391_1200x675_430808131513.jpg
SEPTA is holding two public hearings in each of the five counties it operates in beginning this week and they want the input of their riders.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[It's Not 'Tim Tebow Time' for Modell's]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 12:58:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/tim+tebow+modell+mitchell+modell%27s+pbj.jpg
There aren’t many things that make ESPN’s heart flutter more than Tim Tebow. The national sports media giant will no doubt make quite a big deal over reports that the Eagles will be signing the quarterback to a...

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia Sees Major Uptick in Grocery Stores; Other Parts of Pennsylvania Lag]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 10:49:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fresh+Grocer.jpg
A lot more Philadelphians live near a full-service grocery store compared to 10 years ago.

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Two nonprofits announced on Monday that they have merged to form one organization.

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<![CDATA[Small Victory for Fliers: Summer Fares Fall]]> Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:25:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Plane-arriving-generic.jpg
After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief — $2.01 in savings to be exact.

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<![CDATA[Wells Fargo Offers $300K to Power Defunct Casino]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:48:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/60cacff16968474fb51555ebfe5864dc.jpg
The offer was made Saturday with the intention of alleviating "dangers" from stalemate.

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<![CDATA[Gas Prices Rise Sharply in New Jersey]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:20:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/gas+pump+generic1.jpg
AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in New Jersey on Friday was $2.25, up 7 cents from last week.

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<![CDATA[Ride-Hailing Companies Could be Driven Out of NJ]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:48:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic+Lyft+Generic.jpg
Ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft could be driven out of New Jersey if a bill lawmakers are considering becomes law.

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<![CDATA[1st Look: Philly's New Wawa Features Seating]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:18:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/184*120/Wawa+Sign+Center+City+Broad+Street+USE.JPG
Seating, sleek corners & a Wawa sign on Broad Street!? Take a first look at a new 5,000-foot Center City Wawa store.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. Unemployment Rate's Up Again]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:40:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/unemployment+benefits+generic.jpg
Pennsylvania's unemployment rate rose in March for the third straight month, as the number of jobs declined and the ranks of job-seekers increased.

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<![CDATA[Power Struggle Continues at AC's Revel]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:37:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/lowrevel0294fcscrop1+304xx620-413-0-19.jpg
A federal judge is prohibiting the new owner of Atlantic City's former Revel casino from connecting to equipment owned by a utility company at the center of a literal power struggle at the now-dark Boardwalk...

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<![CDATA[Court Upholds Motrin Verdict]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 12:10:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/071114gavel.jpg
A Superior Court jury ruled in 2013 that Johnson & Johnson failed to provide sufficient warnings about the potential side effects of Motrin.

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<![CDATA[Parking Prices in Allentown Double]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:13:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010055559_1200x675_429461059812.jpg
Hourly rates on 400 parking meters in Allentown, Pennsylvania are doubling in price to $2 in the center of the city.]]>
<![CDATA[$200M Renovation for Main Line Hospital]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:05:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010055556_1200x675_429459011934.jpg
The Bryn Mawr Township Board of Commissioners has approved a plan for a $200-million renovation project for Bryn Mawr Hospital.]]>
<![CDATA[Gov. Tom Wolf Talks New Job Creation on Pennsylvania Tour]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 22:16:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/202*120/Pennsylvania+Governor+Tom+Wolf.JPG
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf was in Berks County thursday for his "Jobs That Pay" tour.

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<![CDATA[Etsy Stock Surges in Trading Debut]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:30:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/etsy15.jpg
The place where you can buy handmade dresses and crocheted dog costumes has a new hot seller: its own stock. Shares of arts and crafts retailer Etsy surged in opening trading on the Nasdaq Thursday.

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<![CDATA[AC Casino's Online Lounge Takes Mystery Out of Internet Gambling]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:59:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/new+jersey+resorts+casino.jpg
Morris Bailey knows his customers, and as the owner of Atlantic City's oldest casino, he realizes some longtime patrons feel somewhat uneasy with Internet gambling.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Developers to Revamp the Gallery into Oulet Mall]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:41:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fashion+outlets+of+philadelphia+the+gallery1.jpg
Center City Philadelphia's Gallery mall -- referenced by Will Smith in "Parents Just Don't Understand" -- will be overhauled into an outlet mall as part of a $325 million project.]]>
"PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL"]]> <![CDATA[Fishtown Factory to Become Live Nation Concert Venue]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:58:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/The+Fillmore+Philadelphia+Fishtown.JPG
The former Ajax Metal Co. in Fishtown will reportedly be converted into a $32 million entertainment and concert venue to be operated by Live Nation.]]>
<![CDATA[Spirit Airlines Offers Direct Flights to Chicago]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 10:09:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010048641_1200x675_428992579844.jpg
Spirit Airlines kicked off their non-stop flights between Philadelphia and Chicago Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[$7M Settlement for Family of Man Beaten to Death in Old City]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:53:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kevin-Kless.jpg
The family of a Temple University graduate who was beaten to death in Old City will receive the largest settlement of its kind in city history against the owners of two Philadelphia bars where the man’s killers...

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JOHN GEORGE | PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Ad Man Stars in LGBT Health Insurance Video]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 14:10:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/171*120/stephen+facenda+pbj+story+04152015.JPG
Stephen Facenda and his partenr Todd Babish are one of two couples featured in a health insurance video marketed at the LGBT community.

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<![CDATA[UberX Gives 1M Rides in Philadelphia]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 08:56:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Uber-X-Generic.jpg
Ride-sharing service UberX provided its millionth ride in Philadelphia since launching in October, despite safety concerns from the Philadelphia Parking Authority, which considers the service an illegal...

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The Philadelphia region is the leader for gender diversity in the technology industry, according to a new CBRE Group research report.

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"PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL" ]]> <![CDATA[Contactless Health Care Payments with Apple Pay]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 06:53:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Apple+Pay.jpg
A Philadelphia company that processes tens of billions of dollars in health care payments each year has added Apple Pay to its payment network.

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<![CDATA[Top NY Cheesecake Maker Heads to NJ]]> Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:32:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/juniors-cheesecake.jpg
After 60 years of baking its famed cheesecakes in New York City, Junior’s is moving its baking operation across the river and into New Jersey. The New York Times reports the restaurant, which has been in...

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"PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL" ]]> <![CDATA[Philly's Tech Sector Tops for Gender Diversity]]> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 09:20:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/handshake-business-deal-cro.jpg
The Philadelphia region is the leader for gender diversity in the technology industry, according to a new CBRE Group research report.

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<![CDATA[Gas Prices Trend Downward]]> Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:23:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NJ-Gas-Prices.jpg
The nationwide average gas price has dropped five cents in the past two weeks.

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