Small business

Quandell Iglesia.
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Cherri Gregg
February 14, 2020 - 4:00 am
At the age of 20, Quandell Iglesia is the owner and president of three businesses. His journey to entrepreneurship began when he was 16. Now, he's changing the game by setting an example and paying it forward. Read more here.
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A credit card machine.
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Shara Dae Howard
January 24, 2020 - 6:55 pm
A national organization that creates opportunities for women of color is expanding into Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Harriett's Bookshop in Fishtown.
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Shara Dae Howard
January 20, 2020 - 6:29 pm
A cool new addition to Philly's indie bookstore scene is making a splash in Fishtown. Read more here.
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Governor Murphy holds a press conference with advocates, community and faith leaders on impact of marijuana legalization and expungement legislation in Trenton.
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David Madden
November 13, 2019 - 1:41 pm
Only one state in the nation, North Dakota, has a bank owned and operated by the government. Other states, like California, are considering the concept as a way to provide a lower cost alternative to the private sector, and New Jersey is the latest to join that list. Read more here.
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Jon Roesser, general manager of Weaver’s Way co-op, with Mayor Jim Kenney
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Hadas Kuznits
October 18, 2019 - 1:35 pm
In a brief ceremony at City Hall on Friday morning, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney declared Saturday the inaugural Philly Grocery Co-op Day. Jon Roesser, general manager of Weaver's Way Co-op, says he hopes Co-op Day brings attention to the benefits of shopping at or being a member of a cooperative...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
October 29, 2018 - 10:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia City Council Committee hears testimony, Tuesday afternoon, on a bill that would require employers to give part-time employees more stability in scheduling. Councilwoman Helen Gym calls her bill the "Fair Work Week" legislation. She says it will protect...
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President Donald Trump gestures while speaking at the Harris Conference Center in Charlotte, N.C., Friday, Aug. 31, 2018.
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August 31, 2018 - 4:18 pm
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday directed the Labor and Treasury departments to work to make it easier for small businesses to band together to offer retirement plans to their workers. Trump signed an executive order requiring that the...
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