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Mark Abrams
June 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
Among the casualties in Philadelphia City Council’s budget adopted on Thursday is the Greater Philadelphia Film Office. Nonetheless, it’s top executive says she’s making moves to ensure its survival. Read more here.
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Philadelphia barbers gather at the Art Museum to lobby for increased COVID-19 funding access
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Cherri Gregg
June 12, 2020 - 7:00 pm
This week, Gov. Tom Wolf announced that Pennsylvania would provide $225 million in grants for small businesses impacted by COVID-19. Those with the most needs get priority. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
May 30, 2020 - 4:00 am
This week, Gov. Tom Wolf signed a budget that allocates tens of millions of dollars to help mom and pop shops impacted by the pandemic. Read more here.
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Jenea Robinson in front of her store, Marsh and Mane
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Cherri Gregg
May 14, 2020 - 3:06 pm
Small businesses shuttered because of the pandemic are starting to get at least some relief thanks to federal and state funding. But for many of them, it's not enough. Read more here.
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Mike Dougherty
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 pm
$4 million of a federal grant to boost mental health and addiction services in New Jersey is going to a group working to expand it in Camden County. Read more here.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 07, 2020 - 2:45 pm
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency is encouraging college-bound high school seniors to fill out the necessary financial aid forms before the May 15 deadline. Read more here.
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West Philadelphia Produce
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Mark Abrams
April 22, 2020 - 12:18 pm
A charity that has been helping small businesses for more than 165 years is supporting those struggling to survive the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Secretary of the Department of Transportation Elaine Chao speaks during the Conservative Political Action Conference 2020.
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KYW Staff
April 02, 2020 - 6:34 pm
Although social distancing is crucial, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said in an interview with KYW Newsradio that domestic flights should not be temporarily grounded during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Yoav Perry outside of Harbison’s Dairy.
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Paul Kurtz
February 02, 2020 - 6:30 am
A Fishtown resident has received a state grant to jumpstart his business venture in bringing a new dairy to the city. Read more here.
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Tap water.
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Kim Glovas
November 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
Pennsylvania is making $30 million available to groups that care about the land and water in the state in a matching grant program. Read more here.
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