Business

A car dealership
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Kimberly Adams
April 19, 2020 - 3:38 pm
While many companies are struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic, several local automobile dealerships have found ways to keep doing business. Read more here.
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Democratic U.S. Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware and Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania
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Tim Jimenez
April 17, 2020 - 7:58 am
U.S. senators Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania and Tom Carper of Delaware are on a bipartisan task force working with the Trump administration to reopen the nation's economy. Toomey says social distancing is working and some businesses can begin to reopen. Carper says the economy can't reopen until the...
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Alan Brody of Bryce’s Catering Company in Wynnewood.
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Antionette Lee
April 17, 2020 - 4:00 am
Alan Brody, owner of Bryce’s Catering Company in Wynnewood, says most of his employees have been with the company for a long time. And like many other business owners in similar situations, the ripple effect from COVID-19 really hit home. Read more here.
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Surgical masks.
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Paul Kurtz
April 16, 2020 - 5:27 pm
A Philadelphia sports apparel company has switched gears and is now providing personal protective equipment for area hospitals and essential businesses. Read more here.
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Retail space available
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Mark Abrams
April 16, 2020 - 5:17 pm
Real estate agents from the Philadelphia region and beyond are urging Gov. Tom Wolf to allow them to reopen their operations by May 1 and reclassify them as essential businesses. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
April 15, 2020 - 5:08 pm
The Pennsylvania Senate passed a pair of controversial bills on Wednesday to address the reopening of businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic. One bill is headed for a veto by Gov. Tom Wolf. Read more here.
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Sign reads "Sorry we're closed due to COVID-19."
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Cherri Gregg
April 15, 2020 - 12:40 pm
The Small Business Administration has already started awarding COVID-19 stimulus dollars to small businesses. While some black-owned businesses are finding success, many are left in the cold. Read more here.
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Just Food For Dogs
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John McDevitt
April 15, 2020 - 11:26 am
The majority of businesses are struggling as the coronavirus pandemic rages on, but speciality dog food company Just Food For Dogs is expanding operations and jobs in its new East Coast headquarters. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
April 14, 2020 - 8:37 pm
The Pennsylvania Senate is expected to take up hotly contested legislation on Wednesday that was already passed by the state House, to address the reopening of businesses in Pennsylvania amid the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Flowers in a shop
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Kim Glovas
April 09, 2020 - 4:06 pm
Spring means prom season, and prom means flowers. However, one florist says flower sales have gone down significantly. Read more here
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