Small business

Cindy Schreiber, Clutter Vintage, Collingswood
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Tim Jimenez
May 18, 2020 - 10:32 am
With retail curbside pickup and non-essential construction now allowed in New Jersey, small businesses are adapting once again to the COVID-19 reality and hoping to get a boost. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
May 12, 2020 - 1:21 pm
A coalition of barbers, hair stylists and nail techs from the Philadelphia region is working to find a way to survive restrictions on residents and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. They’ve been told they cannot reopen for clients, and most of them say they have received no support. Read...
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Pat Loeb
April 30, 2020 - 4:00 am
Struggling small businesses have a better shot at getting Payroll Protection Loans in the new round of applications for federal COVID-19 relief that opened Monday. Read more here.
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House Judiciary Committee member Rep. Madeleine Dean (D-PA) (L) votes for the second of two articles of impeachment against U.S. President Donald Trump.
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John McDevitt
April 25, 2020 - 1:58 pm
A Pennsylvania congresswoman representing Montgomery and Berks counties is working to get direct cash payments to small businesses included in the next COVID-19 relief package. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
April 18, 2020 - 3:19 pm
Independent contractors and those who are self-employed can now file for unemployment in Pennsylvania — the new site went live Saturday. Read more here.
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Antionette Lee
April 09, 2020 - 12:34 pm
There's more relief available for small businesses and nonprofits in the Philadelphia region during the COVID-19 crisis. They'll have to act fast if they want a piece of the more than $500,000 up for grabs. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
April 02, 2020 - 6:14 pm
Pickup and delivery services are saving the day at small breweries in the Delaware Valley. However, some are faring better than others. Read more here.
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Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Andrew Kramer
April 01, 2020 - 10:37 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro wants to help residents who are struggling right now financially because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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David Madden
March 30, 2020 - 4:00 am
Small businesses have particular challenges during the COVID-19 emergency, and New Jersey is offering three new initiatives to, at the very least, help the business and their workers cope. Read more here.
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Glick's Greenhouse in Oley.
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Mark Abrams
March 21, 2020 - 4:00 am
A popular greenhouse near the southeastern Berks County border that draws people from Montgomery and Chester counties will remain open to sell vegetable plants for those ready to plant home gardens. Read more here.
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